Dual Shears is a boss from the original Darius. It is shaped after a crayfish (Procambarus clarkii)

Darius Odyssey Guidebook Bio

  • Name: Dual Shears
  • Motif: American Crayfish
  • Type: General Purpose Battleship
  • Size: 354.9 feet
  • Zone: E (Submarine Base), Other.
  • Weapon: Laser Cannon (arms), Etc.

Battleship with huge two pairs of scissors. Jaw and scissors are equipped with diffusion cannons, laser cannons. However, since the scissors have a firearm built in, it is impossible to attack with the front foot.


Darius versions

Dual Shears moves up and down like the other bosses, shooting straight lasers from his pliers and angled bullets from the turrets around his body. It is possible to destroy the pliers, reducing his attack power considerably and making the fight easier.

Super Darius II

His fight pattern is very similar to its old versions. The only difference is that you MUST destroy his pliers in order to continue with the rest of its body.

Battleship Information


The main weak point of Dual Shears in all versions is his mouth. He also has two optional weakpoints: both pliers. Destroy them to beat him down easily.

Name's origin

The word "shears" is a synonym for "scissor". Lobster's pliers act like scissors.