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Flame Arrow
Flame Arrow (Scorched Earth)
Lights the target on fire, and can also light oil slicks.
Ammo for
Stack size
Single use
Added in
Found in Supply Crate
Spawn Command
cheat gfi ArrowFlame 1 0 0
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Weapons/PrimalItemAmmo_ArrowFlame.PrimalItemAmmo_ArrowFlame'" 1 0 0
Required level
Engram points
15 EP
Crafting XP
0.2 XP
Crafting time
Crafted in
Resources breakdown [Expand]
1 × Stone Arrow Stone Arrow
2 × Thatch Thatch
2 × Fiber Fiber
1 × Flint Flint
1 × Propellant (Scorched Earth) Propellant (Scorched Earth)
1 × Oil Oil
1 × Sulfur (Scorched Earth) Sulfur (Scorched Earth)
Total Base Ingredients
1 × Oil Oil
1 × Flint Flint
1 × Cactus Sap (Scorched Earth) Cactus Sap (Scorched Earth)
2 × Thatch Thatch
2 × Fiber Fiber
1 × Sulfur (Scorched Earth) Sulfur (Scorched Earth)

The Flame Arrow is an item in the Scorched Earth-DLC of ARK: Survival Evolved. It can be equipped to the Bow Bow, Crossbow Crossbow and Compound Bow Compound Bow for hunting or fighting. An unbroken Stone Arrow can be picked up by walking on it after being used.


Deals regular arrow damage on impact and applies a damage over time (DOT) effect to target for 8 seconds causing approximately 22 damage per second to players and scaling to deal higher damage to larger creatures (herbivores take reduced fire damage). Very effective against large creatures and carnivores.


  • Does damage to plant turrets, and any structures considered wood. Ex wind turbines, generators.
  • Initial damage is increased by weapon damage.
  • Has no effect against rock elementals. Does not aggro them.

Video Tutorial[]

Quick tutorial on how to make flame arrows.