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Iceworm Male
These values may differ with what you see in-game or written elsewhere. But that is what the dossier says.
Common Name
Iceworm Male
Khorkoi arrakis
Time Period
Spawn Command
admincheat summon Iceworm_Character_Minion_BP_smaller_C
admincheat SpawnDino "Blueprint'/Game/Mods/Ragnarok/Custom_Assets/JacksonL/Iceworm/Iceworm_Character_Minion_BP_smaller.Iceworm_Character_Minion_BP_smaller'" 500 0 0 35
XP For Kill
200 XP
Special Loot Chance
Feces Size

Ragnarok Ocean Topographic Map.jpg
Spawning Iceworm Male Ragnarok.svg

Common             Rare
  Untameable   Cave

The Iceworm Male is one of the creatures in Ragnarok. It is found in the Frozen Dungeon.

Basic Info[edit | edit source]

Behavior[edit | edit source]

The Iceworm Male is found burrowed in the ice caves. When a player gets too close, it will emerge from the ground and attack.

Appearance[edit | edit source]

The Iceworm Male has a light blue color scheme with white appendages and grey claws.

Drops[edit | edit source]

Random Special Loot

Base Stats and Growth[edit | edit source]

This table contains the stats a creature has at Level 1, as well as the amount that each stat increases by when it is leveled up both in the wild and when domesticated.

Note that creatures will have different stats in Survival of the Fittest

Basic Stats
Attribute Amount at Level 1 Increase per point
Health.png Health 1700 +3.4
Stamina.png Stamina 100 +10
Oxygen.png Oxygen N/A5 N/A
Food.png Food 100 +10
Weight.png Weight 100 +2
Melee Damage.png Melee Damage 2252 +11.25
Movement Speed.png Movement Speed 100% N/A3
Torpidity.png Torpidity 100 +6

1Percentages are based on the value of the stat the moment the creature was tamed (after taming effectiveness)
2The absolute Base Damage is shown here instead of the percentage.
3Wild creatures do not level up movement speed
4Torpidity increases every level on wild creatures, but can not be increased once they are tamed.
5The Iceworm Male is incapable of drowning.

Movement Speed
Movement Type Base Speed Sprinting Stamina Used
Walking ? ? ?
Swimming 300 N/A

Attack Values
Bite Stamina Cost Attack Range Description
Base Minimum Activation The Iceworm bites the target.
0 1610 0 0
Attack Type Damage Projectile Values Torpor Values Status Effect: Stamina Status Effect: Torpidity
Life Impulse Radius Base Mult Duration Damage Mult Amount Duration Damage Mult Amount
Melee 300
Claw Stamina Cost Attack Range Description
Base Minimum Activation
0 1610 0 0
Attack Type Damage Projectile Values Torpor Values Status Effect: Stamina Status Effect: Torpidity
Life Impulse Radius Base Mult Duration Damage Mult Amount Duration Damage Mult Amount
Melee 300

Combat[edit | edit source]

General[edit | edit source]

The Iceworm Male does a lot of damage but is easily killed. It is a heavy hitter capable of ruining armor. Fighting them alone is not wise considering that not only will you have no backup, but at times more than one may pop up. Iceworms will spawn behind you if you linger too long in one room so it is best to kill them and quickly advance.

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Using ranged weapon is very effective as long as there is another person in front taking the hits with a high durability shield. This is the most efficient way, however it does require more than one person. An alternative way is to hold a very strong shield in one hand and a very powerful sword in the other. This tactic is dangerous but can be executed well if your sword attacks and shield blocks are timed well.

Weaponry[edit | edit source]

There are many weapons capable of killing Iceworm Males considering its low health, however some are far more effective than others. If using ranged weapons, it is advised that one uses a high damage shotgun capable of bringing down the worm in one or two hits. One or two shotting the worm is the fastest method and therefore gives it less chances to attack. Assault rifles can be used but are less effective because they have a lower dps relative to killing the worms. High power assault rifle can and will take down the worms if high power shotguns are unavailable. As mentioned above, swords are a good option if you are alone. Because your survivor can hold a shield in one hand and a sword in the other you can attack the worm between its attacks and block when it hits. Worms take down shield durability quickly so bringing spares is advised. This method will NOT work with spears/pikes as you can not hold a spear/pike and a shield at the same time; similar to any firearm.

Dangers[edit | edit source]

It deals a lot of damage and can kill you very quickly without a shield or armor. They also re-spawn very quickly and will appear behind you if you do not move quickly. Bringing spare armor is advised because they are capable of draining armors durability in only a few hits. It is advised that one not sprint through the caverns because unlike deathworms, Iceworms will pop out of the ground extremely fast and even land a hit before it has fully surfaced.They also will occasionally take zero damage if they are hit on the very top of their head or back(of course hit boxes in ark are never perfect).

Weakness[edit | edit source]

It has low health which renders it vulnerable to high dps weapons. As long as it is killed quick, the worm most likely will not cause an extensive amount of harm. Iceworms also make a very distinguishable sound when they rise from the ground so you will know if one has sprouted up behind you, of course, you would find out regardless after it has landed a hit on you.

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