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ARK's base taming speed on PC, PS4, and Xbox is now doubled, meaning 1× is as fast as what 2× was previously. Dododex has been updated to reflect this. Use the "presets" dropdown for common multipliers.
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Taming Speed ?
Food Drain
Multiplier
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FOOD QTY TIME NARCS.EFFECT.
Superior Kibble
Superior Kibble
1301:23:53
Bio Toxin 8
Narcotics 16
Narcoberries 70
99%
+74 Lvl (224)
Crops
Crops
12904:37:31
Bio Toxin 133
Narcotics 265
Narcoberries 1,204
49.7%
+37 Lvl (187)
Fresh Barley, Fresh Wheat, or Soybean
Fresh Barley, Fresh Wheat, or Soybean Primitive+
12904:37:31
Bio Toxin 133
Narcotics 265
Narcoberries 1,204
49.7%
+37 Lvl (187)
Dried Wheat
Dried Wheat Primitive+
12909:15:02
Bio Toxin 311
Narcotics 622
Narcoberries 2,829
49.7%
+37 Lvl (187)
Mejoberry
Mejoberry
17104:35:54
Bio Toxin 132
Narcotics 263
Narcoberries 1,194
35.8%
+26 Lvl (176)
Berries
Berries
25704:36:26
Bio Toxin 132
Narcotics 263
Narcoberries 1,198
19.8%
+14 Lvl (164)
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Knock Out

Tranquilizer Dart
%
Tranquilizer Dart
102
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
%
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
51
Bow
%
Bow
249
Compound Bow
%
Compound Bow
448
2.8%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
Crossbow
%
Crossbow
142
Harpoon Launcher
%
Harpoon Launcher
75
Fists
%
Fists
1598
5%
Slingshot
%
Slingshot
940
8.3%
Wooden Club
%
Wooden Club
1119
Boomerang (Melee)
%
Boomerang (Melee)
533
34.7%
Boomerang
%
Boomerang
318
Electric Prod
%
Electric Prod
85
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
%
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
94
S+ Tranq Turret
%
S+ Tranq Turret
90
Equus (Buck Kick)
%
Equus (Buck Kick)
581
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
373
Beelzebufo (Stab)
%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
622
Basilisk
%
Basilisk
136
Pulmonoscorpius
%
Pulmonoscorpius
497
Pachy (Charge)
%
Pachy (Charge)
376
Pachy (Primary Attack)
%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
2237
99.4%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
5592
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
2237
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
125
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
92
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
125
Longbow
%
Longbow
299
Recurve Bow
%
Recurve Bow
125

The Gasbags does not have multipliers for headshots or any other areas.

Stats

BASE STATS

StatBase
(Lvl 1)
Increase Per Lvl
(Wild)
Increase Per Lvl
(Tamed)
Rank*
Ark Health Icon
Health
650+130+5.4%
AVG
Ranked 46 of 133
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
600+60+10%
HIGH
Ranked 7
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
1,000+110+10%
Ark Food Icon
Food
3,500+350+10%
HIGH
Ranked 20
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
3,000+60+4%
HIGH
Ranked 3
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+5%+2%
AVG
Ranked 135
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%+4.91%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
450+27
AVG
Ranked 59
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Gasbags vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

RECIPES

SADDLES

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Resources

Gasbags Breeding

2d 6h 17m 59s
Total Time
(PREGNANCY to Adult)
1:51 PM
8h 11s
Pregnancy
3:33 PM
1d 22h 17m 48s
Total Maturation
4h 37m 47s
Baby
2:42 PM
18h 31m 7s
Juvenile
9:13 AM
23h 8m 54s
Adolescent
1:51 PM

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Carryable By

Human
Human
✖︎
✖︎

Can Damage

Thatch
Thatch
✔︎
Wood
Wood
✔︎
Adobe
Adobe
✖︎
Stone
Stone
✖︎
Metal
Metal
✖︎
Tek
Tek
✖︎

Affected By

Lasso
Lasso
✖︎
Bola
Bola
✖︎
Chain Bola
Chain Bola
✖︎
Plant Species Y Trap
Plant Species Y Trap
✖︎
Bear Trap
Bear Trap
✖︎
Large Bear Trap
Large Bear Trap
✔︎

Fits Through

Doorframe
Doorframe
✖︎
Double Door
Double Door
✖︎
Dinosaur Gateway
Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
✔︎
Hatchframe
Hatchframe
✖︎
Giant Hatchframe
Giant Hatchframe
✔︎

Categories

The Gasbags is a massive, chubby tamable creature in ARK: Extinction. This Gas Boi has a multi-passenger saddle, allowing another survivor to ride on its behind. The Gasbags can inhale and then either float around or propel enemies away.

What does a Gasbags eat? In ARK: Survival Evolved, the Gasbags eats Superior Kibble, Crops, Fresh Barley, Fresh Wheat, or Soybean, Dried Wheat, Mejoberry, and Berries.

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