Mazdaws are rare suspended animation entities from planetNyx. They have shapeless, nearly transparent bodies that generate an intense, confusing glow. Due to their high levels of energy stored in such a thin frame, Mazdaws have to aquire energy slowly and are extremely susceptible to sudden overloads from blaster bolts.
One was used in a secret room in the Cosmic Funhouse as a storage battery, draining energy from captured tourists. Fortunately Michael Peterson and his robot 2-Tor happened across it while searching for Dr. Caxton. Mike managed to get off a shot at it before he was paralyzed.