I actually tamed one of these on accident. I had built a trap for taming a Trike and when searching for one to agro I got jumped at by a Thyla and freaked out and ran to my base but the beast just jumped right into my trap. After that it was easy to knock him out with my tranqs. I named him Cole btw, he was a great guy. But just like any story about your perfect pet on ark.... you lose them. We were on a metal run and I was taking him because he can jump far. When I saw some metal I got off and started hitting it but suddenly I got attacked by 3 terror birds and Cole jumped right off a cliff to catch one. Normally these guys can survive a fall but after saving me from the terror bird he had fallen into a swamp :( . Instantly he was ambushed by a Kapro and two Sarcos. He fought well and killed the first Sarco but in the end he died. I have a gravestone at my old base which reads “ here lies a great frienship that came about by what seems to have been chance but was the invisible connection between him and his soon to be owner that would spend so much time together and still be protecting his beloved friend to his death.” RIP Cole 😰😥😭
This valiant Thyla who life was so unfair to. I just wish I had more time to tell him how much he meant to me. 😟
You know I agree with one of the guys here who else wants THYLAS ON ARK MOBILE !!!!!!!!LET WILDCARD HEAR THIS SO THEY ADD THEM BACK IN !!!!!!Oh ps my first time writing so sorry if it's bad but hope you get the message !!!!!😁👍
Easiest way to tame: make a dino pen, pick one up with an argy, put it in the dino pen then follow along with a basic taming process (knock it out, feed it). Make sure you have lots of narcotics on you!
Best thing about them: they can climb up really steep hills and they can potentially do lots of damage and can be fast.
Where to find: most commonly found on trees (they will be hanging upside down, high up on large trees) in the redwood forest areas (mainly on The Center) or I find lots of them in the Ragnorok desert.
Few ways to tame, if you have a harpoon and net you get within range, net them when they’re coming down or they’ll hang on the tree, the rest is easy, Tranq, narc & feed. If you dont have the harpoon, you can use pillars and bear traps, set up pillars in box formation with three in front and two on the sides with the trap in the middle, shoot the Thyla, make sure you’re standing on the other side of the traps, once its in the trap, pillar in behind it, tranq & tame.