Ark Exceptional Kibble

Kibble is a food item in Ark used to tame creatures faster and with higher affinity. They are the most efficient way to tame a creature. Most creatures prefer a specific type of kibble, which will be more effective in taming them. Using the wrong kibble will decrease the taming effectiveness. This kibble chart shows each creature's kibble preference and the kibble recipe.

Kibble

Exceptional Kibble
Crafted in
Ark Exceptional KibbleCooking Pot
Ark Exceptional KibbleIndustrial Cooker
Egg type
Ark Extra Large EggExtra Large Egg
Ark Exceptional Kibble

In-game description

This specially blended pet food is a favorite of many extra large creatures. Containing only the finest natural ingredients, it provides pets with the balanced nutrition they need. And with a taste they can't resist, they'll warm up to you in no time! Not intended for human consumption.

This type of Kibble has the glow of Mastercraft-quality items.

Recipe

Ark Extra Large Egg× 1Extra Large Egg
Ark Fiber× 5Fiber
Ark Focal Chili× 1Focal Chili
Ark Mejoberry× 10Mejoberry
Ark Rare Flower× 1Rare Flower
Ark Water× 1Water
Food16
Spoils in3 days
Weight0.1
Stack size100
Decomposes in2 minutes
Crafting XP4
Crafted in
Ark Exceptional KibbleCooking Pot
Ark Exceptional KibbleIndustrial Cooker

Preferred by

  • `Ark ${item}`
    Brontosaurus
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Giganotosaurus
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Karkinos
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Managarmr
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Mosasaurus
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Quetzal
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Rex
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Spinosaur
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Therizinosaur
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Basilosaurus
  • `Ark ${item}`
    Tropeognathus

Eggs with the size of extra large

Ark Basilisk Egg
Basilisk Egg
Ark Bronto Egg
Bronto Egg
Ark Giganotosaurus Egg
Giganotosaurus Egg
Ark Megachelon Egg
Megachelon Egg
Ark Quetzal Egg
Quetzal Egg
Ark Rex Egg
Rex Egg
Ark Tek Quetzal Egg
Tek Quetzal Egg
Ark Tek Rex Egg
Tek Rex Egg
Ark Therizino Egg
Therizino Egg

Kibble category

These kibbles can be used in place of Exceptional Kibble. They will provide the same taming progress. However, they may have different food values, which will affect the length of the taming.

Ark Exceptional Augmented Kibble
Exceptional Augmented Kibble
Ark Kibble (Bronto Egg)
Kibble (Bronto Egg)
Ark Kibble (Quetzal Egg)
Kibble (Quetzal Egg)
Ark Kibble (Rex Egg)
Kibble (Rex Egg)
Ark Kibble (Rock Drake Egg)
Kibble (Rock Drake Egg)
Ark Kibble (Therizinosaurus Egg)
Kibble (Therizinosaurus Egg)

Substitute kibble

Creatures will also accept a higher quality kibble. The following can be used as a substitute to Exceptional Kibble.