Megapithecus Pestis

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Megapithecus Pestis
Data
XP For Kill
6,000 XP
Special Loot Chance
100%
Habitat
The Megapithecus Pestis Arena, accessible through the Boss Teleporter in certain Dungeons.

The Megapithecus Pestis is one of the Creatures in ARK: Survival Evolved Mobile.

Basic Info[edit | edit source]

Patient Note[edit | edit source]

This dossier section is intended to be an exact copy of what Dr. Sophia, the author of the Patient Notes has written. There may be some discrepancies between this text and the in-game creatures.

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Pre-exposure

Subject is moderately docile, preferring to wander about and forage rather than interact with other creatures in its proximity. Shows moderate signs of aggression when approached, but otherwise keeps to itself while enjoying the bounty of fruits that can be acquired within its habitat.

Post-exposure

Subject shows highly increased signs of aggression, abnormal enhancements to strength, speed, and intelligence. Subject is able to rally other creatures of its similar nature to fight alongside it in battle, urging even the smallest of the ape species to participate in a battle to the death against any intruder.

~ Dr. Sophia

Behavior[edit | edit source]

Appearance[edit | edit source]

The Megapithecus Pestis is identical in appearance to the Megapithecus, only a lot bigger!

Color Scheme and Regions[edit | edit source]




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The Megapithecus Pestis always spawns with the same color scheme and has no color regions.

This means it is currently impossible to make alterations to the Megapithecus Pestis's colors.

Drops[edit | edit source]

Base Stats and Growth[edit | edit source]

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

Attribute Base Value Level Increase
Wild
Health 54000 +0
Stamina 650 +0
Oxygen 2000 +0
Food 2600 +0
Weight 4000 +80
Melee Damage ? ?
Movement Speed 100% N/A
Torpidity 350 +21
Movement Base Speed Sprinting Speed
Walking ? ?
Swimming ? ?
Attack Values
Melee Stamina Cost Attack Range Description
Base Minimum Activation The Megapithecus swings at the target for considerable damage and knock-back.
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
Throw Rock Stamina Cost Attack Range Description
Base Minimum Activation The Megapithecus throws a boulder at the target for considerable impact damage.
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
Projectile Impact
Stamina Cost Attack Range Description
Base Minimum Activation

Combat[edit | edit source]

This section describes how to fight against the Megapithecus Pestis.

General[edit | edit source]

The arena is divided into 5 different sections by rocky outcroppings that jut from the floor. There is enough space between the walls and the rocks that the boss, as well as the survivor, can move through them. The Megapithecus Pestis possesses two attacks, a smash which causes a large knockback and a ranged attack where it tosses a large boulder at the survivor. The boulder deals a significant amount of damage upon impact. The Megapithecus Pestis can summon Gigantopithecus, which will chase after the survivor and attempt to cut them off, and Mesopithecus, which will throw Feces to trigger a slow effect as well as drain Health over time.

Strategy[edit | edit source]

The Megapithecus Pestis can be easily confused by the large rocks, which may block its direction. The bulky body of the Megapithecus Pestis sticks out, allowing it to be shot at.

Weaponry[edit | edit source]

Using a Compound Bow can deal decent amounts of damage and keeps the survivor at a reasonable distance. Using a Shotgun will deal greater damage, but it can put the survivor dangerously close to the Megapithecus Pestis.

Dangers[edit | edit source]

The Megapithecus Pestis will attempt to hurl enormous rocks at the survivor. The Mesopithecus minions it summons inflict Torpor that can put a survivor to sleep. Multiple hits from the large boulders can catch an unsuspecting survivor off guard, as the sudden, collective damage may be fatal.

Weakness[edit | edit source]

A good ranged weapon like compound bows can do lots of damage to it or a pump shotgun

Spotlight[edit | edit source]

Notes/Trivia[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]