Tyrannus (Tie-Ran-Us) is one of the Chieftains in the Extinction Core mod.

Basic Info


All Chieftains are extremely aggressive and dangerous for the unprepared, even more so when accompanied by their ever-present tribe-mates. Approach with caution- you may not always have visual on it's nearby allies when approaching, and be ready to deal with a Bola that affects every dino in ARK.

Tribe Type

Tyrannus belongs to the Red tribe, which are Chitin tier, and use the following weapons:

  • Double-Barrel Shotgun
  • Sword (Dual Wield)
  • Sword w/ Shield
  • Primitive Pistol


Redwoods and High danger areas.


Chieftains are similar in appearance to their Tribesmen with the exception that they are noticeably taller, as well as they have custom cosmetic items on. Chieftains also can be easily identified by the explosion sounds when they're nearby as well as a Halo-like ring behind their heads.


  • Red Tribe members
    • Allosaurus
    • Thylacoleo


Combat Strategy