The Spawnling is an enemy types featured in The House of the Dead: Overkill Extended Cut and are found in the level Creeping Flesh. These are undead corpses of infants who have succumbed to the mutation.
The creature itself is a small, agile being that are fast, come in packs but are weak against gunfire. Their small size grants the creature astonishing mobility capable of surviving harmful elements such as fire. They easily maneuver through walls and their offensive skill is they will leap upon their prey and butcher them to death. Though easily surviving dangerous elements, like the Flayed Mutants, their weakness is gun shots adding more damage to their harmed body.