Join 3,170 players on Dododex's Discord and get 100 dino emojis! Join »
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.
LVL
Taming Speed ?
Food Drain
Multiplier
For full Rex taming details, get the taming calculator app.
Dododex Taming Calculator on iOS
Dododex Taming Calculator on Google Play

Taming Calculator

FOOD QTY TIME NARCS.EFFECT.
Exceptional Kibble
Exceptional Kibble
1700:57:59
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
98.7%
+74 Lvl (224)
Pulmonoscorpius Kibble
Pulmonoscorpius Kibble Mobile/Switch
1700:54:24
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
98.7%
+74 Lvl (224)
Raw Mutton
Raw Mutton
3501:10:00
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
94.5%
+70 Lvl (220)
Raw Prime Meat
Raw Prime Meat
4401:28:00
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
91.6%
+68 Lvl (218)
Cooked Lamb Chop
Cooked Lamb Chop
6502:09:52
Bio Toxin 35
Narcotics 69
Narcoberries 273
83.3%
+62 Lvl (212)
Cooked Prime Meat
Cooked Prime Meat
8702:54:00
Bio Toxin 90
Narcotics 179
Narcoberries 714
73.3%
+54 Lvl (204)
Raw Prime Fish Meat
Raw Prime Fish Meat
10901:49:00
Bio Toxin 8
Narcotics 16
Narcoberries 64
63.7%
+47 Lvl (197)
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
13004:20:00
Bio Toxin 197
Narcotics 394
Narcoberries 1,574
55.1%
+41 Lvl (191)
Cooked Meat
Cooked Meat
26004:20:00
Bio Toxin 197
Narcotics 394
Narcoberries 1,574
23.4%
+17 Lvl (167)
Raw Fish Meat
Raw Fish Meat
32505:25:00
Bio Toxin 279
Narcotics 557
Narcoberries 2,225
16.4%
+12 Lvl (162)
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
21703:42:58
Bio Toxin 151
Narcotics 301
Narcoberries 1,204
30.6%
+22 Lvl (172)
Cooked Fish Meat
Cooked Fish Meat
64905:24:30
Bio Toxin 278
Narcotics 555
Narcoberries 2,220
4.7%
+3 Lvl (153)
Dododex is committed to accuracy.   ! Report Data Error

Knock Out

Tranquilizer Dart
%
Tranquilizer Dart
70
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
%
Shocking Tranquilizer Dart
35
Bow
%
Bow
172
0.3%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
Compound Bow
%
Compound Bow
309
99.4%
Crossbow
%
Crossbow
98
0.3%
Harpoon Launcher
%
Harpoon Launcher
52
Fists
%
Fists
1376
99.9%
Slingshot
%
Slingshot
648
99.9%
Wooden Club
%
Wooden Club
1459
1.5%
Boomerang (Melee)
%
Boomerang (Melee)
459
100%
Boomerang
%
Boomerang
219
77.8%
Electric Prod
%
Electric Prod
73
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
%
Tripwire Narcotic Trap
65
S+ Tranq Turret
%
S+ Tranq Turret
62
Equus (Buck Kick)
%
Equus (Buck Kick)
667
8.3%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
%
Beelzebufo (Sweep)
257
26.2%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
%
Beelzebufo (Stab)
428
26.2%
Basilisk
%
Basilisk
94
26.2%
Pulmonoscorpius
%
Pulmonoscorpius
343
26.2%
Pachy (Charge)
%
Pachy (Charge)
432
8.3%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
%
Pachy (Primary Attack)
2568
100%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
%
Thorny Dragon (Tail Needles)
6420
1.5%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
%
Tusoteuthis (In Seconds)
1541
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
86
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Compound Bow (Toxicant Arrow)
63
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
%
Crossbow (Toxicant Arrow)
86
Longbow
%
Longbow
206
70.5%
Recurve Bow
%
Recurve Bow
86
0.3%

The Rex 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
1,100+220+5.4%
HIGH
Ranked 26 of 133
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
420+42+10%
HIGH
Ranked 23
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
150+15+10%
Ark Food Icon
Food
3,000+300+10%
AVG
Ranked 30
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
500+10+4%
AVG
Ranked 28
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+5%+1.7%
HIGH
Ranked 15
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%+2.5%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
1,550+93
HIGH
Ranked 15
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Rex vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

ABSOLUTE STATS

62
PRIMARY ATTACK
%
MELEE DAMAGE
MOVEMENT SPEEDBASESprinting
(Wild)
Sprinting
(Tamed)
Walking515736.51472.9
Swimming300
Movement Speed:   %

RECIPES

SADDLES

Tips & Strategies from the iOS & Android apps

Resources

Gathering Efficiency

★︎4.0
Rated #3 for gathering
★︎4.0
Rated #3 for gathering
★︎3.8
★︎3.9
Rated #2 for gathering
★︎3.6
★︎3.1
★︎3.2
★︎3.2
★︎2.9
Ratings out of 5. Collected from 40,000+ Dododex users.

Rex Breeding

Rex Egg
32 – 34°C (90 – 93°F)
Ideal Incubation Temperature
4d 1h 30m
Total Time
(INCUBATION to Adult)
2:08 PM
5h
Egg incubation
5:38 PM
3d 20h 30m
Total Maturation
9h 15m
Baby
3:53 PM
1d 13h
Juvenile
4:53 AM
1d 22h 15m
Adolescent
2:08 PM

More

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 Rex eat? In ARK: Survival Evolved, the Rex eats Exceptional Kibble, Pulmonoscorpius Kibble, Raw Mutton, Raw Prime Meat, Cooked Lamb Chop, Cooked Prime Meat, Raw Prime Fish Meat, Raw Meat, Cooked Meat, Raw Fish Meat, Cooked Prime Fish Meat, and Cooked Fish Meat.

Other Creatures

Dododex Dinosaur Merch