The Scorched Earth Map takes a little bit of a twist on the Island. Low Desert The Low Desert is very similar to the High Desert, the only difference is where it is located. This add-on introduces a desert biome where resources are scarce and the sun beats down on your character without mercy. The Boomerang is a Torpor inflicting weapon that allows you to knock out unarmored players in about three hits. The Scorched Earth is basically a chance to get that feeling of experiencing the game for the first time again, and this time in a completely new setting.
Great open place to build a starter base with water readily available, a must on this map imo. Overall, the richest areas for farming ore are the most dangerous. Here you will find another great source for silica pearls although slightly deep within the waterways than those which can be found in the Northern Isles. With this desert map, you can actually get too hot and suffer from heat stroke. And my first look at the content make it seem worth the price of admission. One thing about the Low Desert that is different from the High Desert is that this area has a ton of Plant Species Y Seeds, while they are a lot harder to find in the High Desert region. This is typically not a place that beginners will go to, but it is one of the better spots on the map for more advanced tribes to settle down.
Maintaining control over those areas will mean the difference between life and death. Dunes The Dunes is the region that surrounds the entire region of the map. Overview In order to create usable Metal, it must first be melted in a Refining Forge or an Industrial Forge to produce Ingots. Here is the first and smallest cave, its located at coordinates 58. It seems like a pretty common complaint.
With this content comes a brand new map and new caves! Charge Light is usually best provided by the new dinos: , , , and. New extreme Weather Prepare yourself for new weather experiences including dangerous electrical storms, blinding sand storms, befuddling heat stroke. You can also find the Grave of the Tyrants in this region, which houses one of the necessary Artifacts if you wish to summon the boss of this map. As said before, you will most likely find a lot of metal in this area, but you can also find raw salt, cactus, sap, wood, thatch, fiber, flint, stone, and oil. Cementing paste, being one of the most useful advancement resources, can be heavily farmed here either from smaller beaver dams like those on other maps or the newly added larger beaver dens.
The map introduces 50 new items to craft and it debuts a set of original creatures for you to tame. You craft these by using hide, fiber, and silk. If you are trying to conquer the best of what the Desert has, than this is the region for you to be in. The areas in which metal rocks most commonly spawn. They not only have the highest mining rate, but also reduce the weight by 75%. You may also find Direwolves, Carnos, Rex, and Titanomyrma.
Babies will hatch and die in the wild but can be claimed. Some of the developers from Wildcard took me on a tour, and I saw some amazing and horrible parts of this world. Although if you wish to progress you will need to travel to the more northern territories in order to heavily farm cementing paste, chitin and pearls. Dry and Hot New gameplay One of the easiest resources to obtain on The Island has now become arguably one of the most valuable resources on this new map: water. Tread carefully though, as they host a large number of carnivores. So now im going to go through and list the caves easiest to hardest along with what you can expect within. I came across new items and dinosaurs, and the desert wyverns present a seriously imposing long-term challenge.
Canyons The Canyons area is known for having one of the only natural water sources that cannot be used up. This land promises a maximum of adventure to which will manage to subdue it. Fix for fire wyvern eggs. Sources include sulfur, flint, stone, sand, metallic, crystal and obsidian. Before you take on these caves you should bring a few essentials. Certain areas have larger amounts than others and some have greater risk factors. Therefore, allowing the player to have ultimate freedom with the type of building, dinos, weapons, items, resources and even topography in which they wish to experience.
There are 237 items perhaps more as the game updates that require Metal Ingots for creation. Ive tried 2 seperate times now by capturing it in a box like litterally all the guides say to do, and it doesnt seem to let me tame it. The world is beautiful As Wildcard showed me around, they took great pride in showing off the design of the world. The Mountains The Northern Peaks of the island have the highest density of Metal to farm. I took a shotgun, a sniper rifle, a rocket launcher, and some grappling hooks in with me along with two canteens of water. It also does not accurately represent how the spawning system works.
Slightly south of this is what will become an extended desert region but this is still currently under development and so is temporarily blocked off by a wall barrier. That's all you need to know to get your very own wyvern pal. The doorway right here is massive sufficient for tames such as sabers, wolves and possibly an argy to match internal. It substitutes for Wood in recipes, but is explicitly required for making the new structure. Natural water sources are rare, so you will need to collect water from other sources, such as cacti, JugBug or Morellatops. It is well-advised to keep sources of Charge Light around the base as regular light sources do not prevent them from emerging. This is the most west area on the map and is known for its dangerous chasm.
A dangerous zone to enter ill prepared but is a necessity for anyone seeking Plant Species X seeds. Now, I want to share it with you. Keep your animal friends close You can tame creatures like a jerboa, which is a desert fox-like mammal. We have an argy taming house set up near there. You will want to place extra heat sources though to turn on during the night when the temp drops.