"I am the Guardian of Giant Step. I'm your first obstacle, right in your own home town. Your beginning ends with me, on your first venture. You dare try to squish me? Boy, I'll break you first!" - Titanic AntThe Titanic Ant is a boss in Earthbound. He is the first Sanctuary Guardian fought by Ness.
The Titanic Ant was encountered by Ness at the end of the titular Giant Step Cave
The Titanic Ant, along with two Black Antoids, battled Ness. Ness managed to defeat the three, gaining a level in the process. The death of the Titanic Ant let Ness make it to the Giant Step, granting him the first Melody.
- The enemy Gigantic Ant is a palette swap of the Titanic Ant.