The Tarantula is one of the two playable creatures in the game Deadly Creatures. The Tarantula is the more agile and stealthier of the two.
- The Tarantula appears only in the first, third, fifth, seventh, and ninth chapters.
- The Tarantula can use its webbing abilities to grapple onto and reach higher places where the Scorpion cannot reach.
- The Tarantula is female.
- While most of her history prior to the events of the game is unknown, the Tarantula appars to have fought the evil Rattlesnake many times throughout her life.