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This adorable little scamp will immediately find its way into your heart-- literally!
Burstchester publicity blurb

The Burstchester is a community-created special taunt for all classes.

When the player activates it through the taunts menu, an aggressive, toothy alien similar to a bread monster violently bursts out of the mercenary's chest and has some interaction with them before stuffing itself back in. Some classes add slight variations, like the Medic examining the alien or the Soldier attempting to grab it. The voice of the alien is the same voice of the bread monster's "screaming".

The Burstchester was contributed to the Steam Workshop.


Update history

October 6, 2015 Patch (Invasion Community Update)

  • The Burstchester was added to the game.

October 12, 2015 Patch

October 15, 2015 Patch

  • Fixed the Taunt: Burstchester using a Sniper pain sound for the Soldier.


  • According to the Invasion Community Update Page and the original Workshop submission, the alien's name is "Chester".
  • This taunt is a reference to the Alien franchise. After Chestbursters (a life stage of the xenomorph alien) develop inside a host, they burst out of the host's chest.