A Terrorbird in ARK: Survival Evolved.

The Terror Bird is a creature in ARK: Survival Evolved

It is a Carnivore of species Phorusrhacidae Rapidesultor.

Taming a Terror Bird[edit]

Use raw meat

Tranquilizer dart for KO

Riding a Terror Bird[edit]

You can ride an Terror Bird using a Terror Bird Saddle (Level 25 to unlock)

Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]

  • The Terror Bird is a prety fast mount.
  • When taming be sure to have enough narcotics since the Terror Bird loses torpor quickly.
  • The Terror Bird can glide when it falls.
  • A Trror Bird can be picked up by a Quetzal and an Argentavis.
  • Terror Bird's favorite Kibble is the Gallimimus Kibble.


  • Despite it being a "Bird", it cannot really fly. Only glide.

Terror Bird Dossier[edit]