Plesiosaur Platform Saddle

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For the normal saddle, see Plesiosaur Saddle.

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Plesiosaur Platform Saddle
Plesiosaur Platform Saddle.png
Equip a Plesiosaur with this to ride it. You can build structures on the large platform to make a mobile base.
Type Platform Saddle
Armor rating 25.0
Weight 20
Added in v214.0
Spawn Command
cheat GFI PlesiSaddle_Platform 1 0 0
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Items/Armor/Saddles/PrimalItemArmor_PlesiSaddle_Platform.PrimalItemArmor_PlesiSaddle_Platform'" 1 0 0
Required level Level 84
Engram Points 50 / 80 EP
Crafting XP 1848 XP
Crafted in Smithy
Argentavis Saddle
Castoroides Saddle
Thorny Dragon Saddle Scorched Earth Icon.png
Tek Replicator
Required Stations Refining Forge.png Refining Forge
Purchase (Mobile)
Required level Level 64
Item Quality Journeyman
Purchased in Tannery Logo Mobile.svg
Cost 1250 ×  Cures Logo Mobile.svg

The Plesiosaur Platform Saddle is a special saddle for the Plesiosaur and the alternative to the normal Plesiosaur Saddle. The player can place structures on top of the Plesiosaur Platform Saddle. It is still possible to attack and harvest with the Plesio while driving the platform saddle.

Utility[edit | edit source]

  • If a Bed is built on the saddle, a player may teleport to the Plesiosaur whenever they die or may travel between several Plesiosaur/bases. However, if the Plesiosaur is nearby an enemy structure the player will be unable to teleport to the Plesiosaur.
  • If a Feeding Trough is built on the saddle any nearby allied dinos will be fed by the trough.

Limitations[edit | edit source]

  • Weight inside the inventory of storage structures on the saddle is not ignored by the Plesiosaur, making it inefficient at carrying the materials of a full base. As of v256 100% of animal weight is conveyed to the Plesiosaur. Take advantage of animals that have weight reduction capabilities to greatly enhance your overall carry capacity.
  • The saddle cannot be removed from the Plesiosaur if structures are still on the platform. To remove the saddle all structures must be destroyed first.
  • The saddle cannot be dyed if structures are still on the platform. To dye the saddle, all structures must be destroyed first.
  • You can fit a 3x5 foundation on the saddle.

Gallery[edit | edit source]