Arachne was an amazing mortal weaver that boasted she was more talented and skilled than the goddess of wisdom and crafts, Athena. A weaving contest was set between the mortal and the goddess. Athena was so jealous of the mortal's woven tapestry that she destroyed her worked and transformed her into a spider.
Arachne is a character from greek mythology.
Major Story Arcs
Assault On New Olympus
Arachne is part of the Olympus Group pantheon of gods assembled by the goddess Hera, and lead by the warlord Ares. They fought against Hercules and his colleagues in the New Avengers. During their fight, Arachne battled against Spider-Man.
Powers & Abilities
Arachne is half human and half spider with enhanced speed, strength and agility. Arachne could also shoot web from the palm of her hands and was fast enough to weave nets out of her own webbing to snare and snag opponents.