Not only did one kill my me and Parasaur mount (we never stood a chance), my computer froze trying to respawn. This is the first time Ark has crashed my computer. I’m convinced the Terror Bird did this. They are learning how to terrorize us outside the game. AVOID AT ALL COSTS BEFORE THEY ESCAPE THE MATRIX!
So the whole “beaches are safe” thing really doesn’t apply to The Center. These birds spawn in droves along the shoreline, at least on Tropical Island South. There are other odd spawns along this particular coast as well, including Equus, which is a tad strange.
The first time I ran into the Terror Birds, I was quickly eaten. I came back and killed all but one, which I bola’d and tamed. YEEHAW CHICKEN COWBOY