They can't be bitten by the tail, the same is with leopard sharks.
In level Madhouse they are smaller than the barracuda or leopard shark, but aren't eaten by them.
Great white sharks are the only characters that appear non-playable and playable but can't be eaten. They eat boxfish, cod and pompano and are evicted by the Intruder. They appear 9 times in the game, or 15% in total.
- It is also one of the creatures that aren't in the Menu (The others being: Golden Herring, Poison Minnow, Pelican, The intruder, Oysters, Plankton.
- It may be Goliath, but great white sharks are territorial in real life.
- It is the only fish to be seen only in one level and never 2 or more.