Overgrown with vegetation, it attacks by firing sharp spines from its body.

The spines they fire seem to be mildly poisonous. Don't use them to clean between your fangs after eating!


Behaviour and Tactics

It launches five spikes outwards in a dome formation when the approached. Since there is a delay between launching spikes, it is advised to move in to trigger the launch, move away to avoid the spikes, and then dash back in to deal damage.

When a they die, they launch one final set of spikes a few seconds after death. Its body also sprouts spikes after death and deals contact damage, however, the corpse can easily be destroyed in one hit.

Dream Nail Dialogue
  • Get away from me!
  • Your smell...Kill you...
  • ...Where is it...?
  • That sweet smell...Burns...
  • I can't....Wake up...
  • You want....To hurt me?
  • I'm not...Dead..
  • Am I...Sleeping?
  • ...Light...The light...
  • I'll kill you!



  • Defeating a Spiny Husk and destroying its corpse count as two journal entries in the Hunter's Journal, halving the amount the player has to hunt to complete their entry.
  • Destroying it's corpse will actually build soul.