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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.
Exceptional Kibble
Exceptional Kibble
1901:12:54
Bio Toxin 256
Narcotics 511
Narcoberries 1,370
98.5%
+73 Lvl (223)
Quetzal Kibble
Quetzal Kibble Mobile/Switch
1901:08:23
Bio Toxin 239
Narcotics 478
Narcoberries 1,280
98.5%
+73 Lvl (223)
Raw Mutton
Raw Mutton
3901:27:46
Bio Toxin 311
Narcotics 621
Narcoberries 1,666
93.9%
+70 Lvl (220)
Raw Prime Meat
Raw Prime Meat
4901:50:16
Bio Toxin 394
Narcotics 788
Narcoberries 2,113
90.7%
+68 Lvl (218)
Cooked Lamb Chop
Cooked Lamb Chop
7202:41:50
Bio Toxin 585
Narcotics 1,170
Narcoberries 3,138
81.8%
+61 Lvl (211)
Cooked Prime Meat
Cooked Prime Meat
9703:38:16
Bio Toxin 794
Narcotics 1,588
Narcoberries 4,260
71.1%
+53 Lvl (203)
Raw Prime Fish Meat
Raw Prime Fish Meat
12102:16:08
Bio Toxin 490
Narcotics 980
Narcoberries 2,627
61.2%
+45 Lvl (195)
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
14505:26:16
Bio Toxin 1,195
Narcotics 2,389
Narcoberries 6,407
52.3%
+39 Lvl (189)
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
24204:39:44
Bio Toxin 1,022
Narcotics 2,044
Narcoberries 5,482
28.3%
+21 Lvl (171)
Cooked Meat
Cooked Meat
29005:26:16
Bio Toxin 1,195
Narcotics 2,389
Narcoberries 6,407
21.5%
+16 Lvl (166)
Raw Fish Meat
Raw Fish Meat
36306:48:23
Bio Toxin 1,499
Narcotics 2,997
Narcoberries 8,040
14.9%
+11 Lvl (161)
Cooked Fish Meat
Cooked Fish Meat
72506:47:49
Bio Toxin 1,497
Narcotics 2,993
Narcoberries 8,028
4.2%
+3 Lvl (153)
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Knock Out

Tranquilizer Dart
%
Tranquilizer Dart
450
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
%
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
225
Bow
%
Bow
1105
Compound Bow
%
Compound Bow
1988
Crossbow
%
Crossbow
632
Harpoon Launcher
%
Harpoon Launcher
332
Fists
%
Fists
8875
Slingshot
%
Slingshot
4177
Wooden Club
%
Wooden Club
9413
Boomerang (Melee)
%
Boomerang (Melee)
2959
Boomerang
%
Boomerang
1410
Electric Prod
%
Electric Prod
468
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
%
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
415
S+ Tranq Turret
%
S+ Tranq Turret
398
Equus (Buck Kick)
%
Equus (Buck Kick)
4304
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
1657
Beelzebufo (Stab)
%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
2762
Basilisk
%
Basilisk
603
Pulmonoscorpius
%
Pulmonoscorpius
2209
Pachy (Charge)
%
Pachy (Charge)
2785
Pachy (Primary Attack)
%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
16567
100%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
41417
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
9940
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
553
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
406
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
553
Longbow
%
Longbow
1326
Recurve Bow
%
Recurve Bow
553

The Giganotosaurus 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
80,000+40+0.04%
HIGH
Ranked 2 of 133
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
400+0.2+1%
AVG
Ranked 28
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
150+0.375+2.5%
Ark Food Icon
Food
4,000+10+2.5%
HIGH
Ranked 19
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
700+7+1%
HIGH
Ranked 22
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+5%+0.85%
HIGH
Ranked 2
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%+0.31%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
10,000+600
HIGH
Ranked 2
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Giganotosaurus vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

ABSOLUTE STATS

500
PRIMARY ATTACK
%
MELEE DAMAGE
MOVEMENT SPEEDBASESprinting
(Wild)
Sprinting
(Tamed)
Walking15001681.67991681.6799
Swimming625
Movement Speed:   %

RECIPES

SADDLES

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Resources

Gathering Efficiency

★︎4.5
Rated #1 for gathering
★︎4.4
Rated #1 for gathering
★︎4.2
Rated #1 for gathering
★︎4.0
Rated #2 for gathering
★︎3.9
Rated #5 for gathering
★︎3.7
Rated #5 for gathering
★︎3.7
★︎3.4
Ratings out of 5. Collected from 40,000+ Dododex users.

Giganotosaurus Breeding

Giganotosaurus Egg
42 – 43°C (108 – 109°F)
Ideal Incubation Temperature
12d 5h 59m 9s
Total Time
(INCUBATION to Adult)
2:36 AM
2d 2h
Egg incubation
10:37 PM
10d 3h 59m 9s
Total Maturation
1d23m 55s
Baby
12:36 AM
4d 1h 35m 40s
Juvenile
2:12 AM
5d 1h 59m 35s
Adolescent
2:36 AM

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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

What does a Giganotosaurus eat? In ARK: Survival Evolved, the Giganotosaurus eats Exceptional Kibble, Quetzal Kibble, Raw Mutton, Raw Prime Meat, Cooked Lamb Chop, Cooked Prime Meat, Raw Prime Fish Meat, Raw Meat, Cooked Prime Fish Meat, Cooked Meat, Raw Fish Meat, and Cooked Fish Meat.

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