This entry is for a generic or common character type, and acts as an umbrella entry for every game containing this type of character. Games that feature a very distinct and unique interpretation of this character type may receive their own entry.
Giant spiders are a staple in fantasy themed games. They are usually just enlarged versions of real-life arachnids but may be quite 'fantastical'. Araneomorphae (sometimes referred to as Labidognatha) is an infraorder of spiders. They are distinguished by having fangs that oppose each other and cross in a pinching action