- A vastly stronger and more skilled variety of arachne. The hunters' attempt to dispose of this spider-daemon came too late: though native to the Greyshire Glacial Grotto, this monster has since managed to lay eggs and weave its webs all over Insomnia.
- Size: 9.67 ft. Weight: 742.5 lb.
|The Web-Weaving Princesses||Lestallum – Tostwell Grill||1||Ariadne x1, Kokyangwuti x3||Greyshire Glacial Grotto (All Times)||41||7,950 gil, Mega Phoenix||★★★|
Ariadne uses both physical and magical attacks. Its magical Lightning-elemental spread attacks are capable of inflicting Shocked and Stop statuses. It can summon tarantulas. It is weak to greatswords, machinery and Fire. Cross chain can trigger against it when it is vulnerable.
Gladiolus's offensive Techniques are good, and Prompto's Piercer is also useful. The player can equip a greatsword and stay on the defensive to parry the ariadne's attacks and trigger link-strikes. The player can use Fire magic to engulf both ariadne and its minions in flames. If Ignis has Enhancement, he can bestow the Fire element onto Noctis's weapon so he can deal more damage.
Ariadne was the daughter of King Minos. She fell in love with Theseus and helped him escape the Labyrinth and the Minotaur, though he abandoned her. She ended up marrying the god Dionysus.Ariadne is a Greek name meaning "Very Holy" or "Most Holy". In Greek mythology,