|Von Neumann mining vessels sweep through the system seeking resources.|
|Type of Menace||Mobile Random|
|Introduced in||Lords of Winter 1.0|
|Details||Usually a single Collector Mothership, which spawns several Collector vessels.|
|Tactics|| The Collector Mothership usually approaches in a manner allowing in system defences such as Platforms to be used effectively.
The Collector Mothership will retreat once enough resources have been recovered from the system targeted, whether collected from a Colony or from system defenses.