I hate these bastards with a burning passion. They have knocked me off my mount so many times in the red woods, get my health down while I’m stunned and then some Carno or terror bird comes over and finishes me off. They will kill you, your family and anything you have ever loved.
I keep confusing these things for archaeopteryx and dimorphs. One will flee in fear and climb onto the trees, one won’t react at all unless you attack them, and one will tackle you off your mount and eat your face.
You can strap a c4 to a micro raptor, and if you have a couple of these, maybe 10, you can whistle attack onto someone riding a parasaur or bronto, and switch to the detonator, wait until you see the first damage indicator, and press the button. The person gets stunned, their mount dead, and your little turkeys will finish them off. I accidentally did this to my friend on small tribes when he wasn’t in my tribe at the time.
if u see one like in the wild or didn't saw u here's a tip they won't aggro at u if ur not riding anything and if u go into a micro raptor area just trying to get ur argentavis stamina back up just unride the argie and wait until the stamina is full and quick fly up
If you're planning a trip through the redwoods bring a couple tames with you that can fend off predators while the stun timer wears off. They spawn all over the place in the redwoods, you've been warned.
Though commonly mistaken for Archeopteryx, the difference between the two theropods is the microraptors blinding speed, and ability to leap up into the air and orbit the player until stunning them and dismounting them from any creature they're on. Keep an eye on the bushes and trees, they can be anywhere in the redwoods forest.