Arachno Pods are stationary normal enemies in Xenoblade Chronicles. They are found at level 10 in Tephra Cave, and contain Arachno enemies. They appear between Tephra Cavern and Vilia Lake, they are 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. They can drop the Arachno Silk needed for Arachno Silk Fundraising.
There is a Story Exclusive variant. They are fought during the battle with the Arachno Queen in the the Arachno Queen's Nest, these Arachno Pods are level 7 Kindred Enemies which drop no Treasure Chests, do not respawn, and detect by sight at a 360° angle, to a distance of 20 meters.
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%|
Note: In order for a Pod to drop a treasure chest, it must be defeated before it hatches.
Wood chests will contain 1 or 2 items from the "Wood" table.
Silver chests will contain 2 items from the "Silver" table and 1 from the "Wood" table.
Gold chests will contain 2 items from the "Gold" table, and 1 from each of the "Silver" and "Wood" tables.
|Auto-Heal Up I / Earth Cloak I||31.3%|
|Slow Resist I / Ether Up I||31.3%|
|Light Driver||3 slots||5.2%|
|Soldier Pike||3 slots||4.4%|
|Spark Lancer||3 slots||2.9%|
|Ranger Gloves||1 slot||7.5%|
|Ranger Cap||1 slot||7.1%|
|Ranger Bottoms||1 slot||6.2%|
|Ranger Shoes||1 slot||4.2%|