ARK: Survival Evolved Companion
The usual choice for your first flier. Once you get one of these you can more easily explore the island. I use them for expeditions from the safe southern islets to obsidian and crystal rich mountains up north. Just watch their stamina, you don't want to be forced to land in the middle of a war zone.
More Pteranodon Utility Tips
How to do barrel roll on mobile: Go to settings and then go to controls then either go to left multi tap or right multi tap. Then select Reload/Alt attack2. When you are done, go and press on your screen twice on either left or ritght side. And you pteranodon can now do a barrel roll! Disclaimer:wastes stamina alot so be careful. Like so newbies see this!
If you play on mobile and want to do the roll then go to settings left or right multi tap and chose alt attack 2 !!!
NOW FOR THE MAIN PART--- THESE THINGS CAN KILL GIGAS the normal roll does decent damage but if you roll and attack a dino while watching the dino through spyglass you can deal tons of damage (this works in mobile idk about other platforms) i killed tons of rexes,brontos,allos..etc. using this trick
Δ IF THIS HELPS~~
I just discovered my new favorite sport.
Step 1: Tame a pteranodon
Step 2: Pump all levels into movement speed
Step 3: Craft crossbow and grappling hooks
Step 4: Grapple to pteranodon
Step 5: Whistle “attack target” at anything
Step 6: Pull out pike and start jabbing at the air
Enjoy the ride as you are whipped in all directions, and occasionally hit your target!
Tip: Watch your health! This activity may result in being smashed to the ground several times!
(For sky-high, vertigo-inducing fun, whistle to attack a Dimorphodon or another PT! Enjoy the view as you spiral upwards!)
⚠️ This activity may cause injury, dizziness, vertigo, whiplash, digestive problems, serious brain damage, or death! 😊👍