For normal version of this enemy, see Arachno Pod (normal).

Arachno Pods are story exclusive stationary enemies in Xenoblade Chronicles. They are found at level 7 in Tephra Cave, and contain Arachno enemies. They are fought during the battle with the Arachno Queen in the Arachno Queen's Nest. They are Kindred Enemies which drop no Treasure Chests, do not respawn, and detect by sight at a 360° angle, to a distance of 20 meters.

There is a normal variant, these normal Arachno Pods which appear between Tephra Cavern and Vilia Lake are level 10, non-kindred monsters, they respawn normally, and detect by sound at a 360° angle, to a distance of 6 meters. These Arachno Pods drop treasure as normal.



Art Attribute Multiplier Hits Range Effect Knockback Blowdown/Daze
Instant Death (Suicide)

† It has not yet been confirmed whether this enemy uses Hatching.


Break 100% Lock-On 100% Physical Def. ▼ 100% Agility ▼ 100%
Topple 100% Bind 100% Ether Def. ▼ 100% Aura Seal 100%
Daze 100% Paralysis 100% Strength ▼ 100% Arts Seal 100%
Sleep 100% Slow 100% Ether ▼ 100% Death 0%


This enemy drops no chests, and carries no items which can be stolen.