A Gigantopithecus in ARK: Survival Evolved

The Gigantopithecus is a creature in ARK: Survival Evolved

It is a herbivore of species Gigantopithecus fibrarator.

Taming a Gigantopithecus[edit]

You can tame the Gigantopithecus without raising it's aggression level with berries.

Riding a Gigantopithecus[edit]

You can ride a Gigantopithecus on the shoulders

Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]

  • The Gigantopithecus can harvest thatch and wood.

Gigantopithecus Dossier[edit]


Gigantopithecus Location[edit]

The Gigantopithecus has been reported seen in the following locations:

  • Around the volcano
  • Fly West from the blue obelisk, search along the rivers
  • Along the Southwest shorelines of the Island at (80, 50)
  • Report more Gigantopithecus locations here!


  • The Gigantopithecus is playful and likes to throw the player over its shoulders.