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A Spinthra in Super Mario RPG (Nintendo Switch)
A Spinthra from Super Mario RPG (Nintendo Switch)
First appearance Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars (1996)
Latest appearance Super Mario RPG (Nintendo Switch) (2023)
Variant of Arachne

Spinthras are green variants of Arachne found in Land's End in Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars. Spinthras attack by biting one party member and by using the moves Poison and Scarecrow Fangs to inflict the Poison and Scarecrow status effects respectively. In battle, usually one Spinthra appears, along with Geckits or Kriffids.

Profiles and statistics[edit]

Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars[edit]

Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars enemy
Battle idle animation of a Spinthra from Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars HP 230 FP 100 Speed 19 Yoshi Cookie Power Blast
Attack 110 Magic attack 4 Location(s) Land's End, Bean Valley Bonus Flower Attack Up! (20%)
Defense 70 Magic defense 32 Weak Ice Items Bracer (25%)
Evade 0% Magic evade 0% Strong Poison Morph rate 25%
Coins 4 Exp. points 30 Spells None Sp. attacks Poison, S'crow Fangs
Psychopath "Oh! I'm going to poison ya!"

Super Mario RPG (Nintendo Switch)[edit]

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HP 230
Exp. 30
Weak Elements Ice
Weak Statuses FearSleepMute
Drops Bracer
Rare Drops N/A
Found In Land's End
Monster List profile
Judging by their looks, you'd think they deliver powerful venom. Instead, they turn their foes into scarecrows, which is so much worse.
Thought Peek
I'm not venomous. Trust me.


Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese ワカッチュラ
Possibly from「若い」(wakai, "young" or "immature") and「タリンチュラ」(tarinchura, Arachne)
Chinese 瓦卡托狼蛛
Wǎkǎtuō Lángzhū
French Raknatrice Possibly from "Arachné" (Arachne) with the feminine agent noun suffix "-atrice"
German Spinthra -
Italian Tarantolo From "tarantola" (tarantula) in masculine form
Korean 초록튤라
Portmanteau of "초록" (chorok, green) and "타란튤라" (tarantyulla, tarantula)
Spanish Tarantra From "tarántula" (tarantula)