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System Root
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The System Root is an arena for fighting the final boss of Genesis: Part 1 DLC, the Corrupted Master Controller.

Unlike the other bosses, the Master Controller comes in four phases, out of which the first three render him immune to any direct hits until cleared. A timer will immediately begin counting down from several minutes based on the timer within which the entire arena must be cleared. Once the timer expires all players and dinos in the arena are destroyed.

Mission Requirement[]

The following number of missions are required (for the starter) to start the Final Trial:

Gamma Beta Alpha
58 116 168


Attack Drones appear in the variant of Corrupted Dinotar.

Corrupted Avatar[]

Avatars resembling  Human will appear as part of the created corrupted avatar, each wielding a corrupted data variant of their equipment.

They may carry the following (They will still carry those same weapon from earlier phase as the progress goes on):

Phase 1[]

Phase 3[]

Phase 4[]

Corrupted Dinotar[]

Avatars resembling dinosaurs will appear as part of the created corrupted avatar. Note that any creature from previous phase will also appear in later phase, and sometimes may be ridden by a Corrupted Avatar. Corrupted Avatar will appear in cases like this should the Dinotar dies.

Phase 1[]

Phase 2[]

Phase 3[]

Final Test[]

Compatible Tamed Creatures

These restrictions do not apply to Extinction arena as the boss fight takes place inside the map rather than in a separate section of the map

Entry Restriction:

  • A maximum of 10 survivors and 20 creatures are allowed to enter the arena. In the case of Tek Cave, a maximum of 10 survivors and 40 creatures are allowed, but only 20 creatures can be warped in at any point of time to the arena itself per warp.
  • Most Arenas restrict survivors to ground-only creature. There are a few exceptions:
  • Exceptions for certain arenas are only valid for the listed arenas. E.g. Manticore Arena refers to the Manticore Arena in Scorched Earth but not Ragnarok Arena where you also have to fight against the Manticore.
  • A creature's "drag weight" must be less than 560. This is how much the creature itself weighs, not its carrying weight seen in its inventory.
To see this value in-game, place the creature on an  Elevator Platform with an empty inventory and no saddle.
Creature Accessible Drag Weight Rideable Notes
 Achatina Yes 50 No
 Allosaurus Yes 285 Yes
 Ankylosaurus Yes 160 Yes
 Araneo Yes 90 Yes
 Archaeopteryx Yes 50 No
 Argentavis Yes/No 150 Yes
 Arthropluera Yes 110 Yes
 Astrocetus No 4000 Yes
 Basilisk Yes 425 Yes
 Sinomacrops Yes
 Basilosaurus Yes/No 12000 Yes
 Baryonyx Yes 210 Yes
 Beelzebufo Yes 110 Yes
 Bulbdog Yes 30 No
 Brontosaurus No 1000 Yes
 Carbonemys Yes 250 Yes
 Carno Yes 250 Yes
 Castoroides Yes 120 Yes
 Chalicotherium Yes 300 Yes
 Compy Yes 20 No
 Crystal Wyvern Yes/No 416 Yes
 Daeodon Yes 120 Yes
 Deinonychus Yes 85 Yes
 Dilophosaur Yes 35 No
 Dimetrodon Yes 170 No
 Dimorphodon Yes/No 70 No
 Diplocaulus Yes 35 Yes
  •  Can only be ridden in water.
 Diplodocus No 575 Yes
 Dire Bear Yes 295 Yes
 Direwolf Yes 120 Yes
 Dodo Yes 25 No
 DodoRex No 1000 Yes
 Doedicurus Yes 160 Yes
 Dung Beetle Yes 90 No
 Equus Yes 125 Yes
 Enforcer No 35 Yes
 Ferox Yes 25 Yes
 Ferox (Large) Yes 300 Yes
 Featherlight Yes/No 25 No
 Gacha Yes 350 Yes
 Gallimimus Yes 410 Yes
 Gasbags No 300 Yes
 Giganotosaurus No 950 Yes
 Gigantopithecus Yes 150 Yes
 Glowtail Yes 25 No
 Ichthyornis Yes/No 120 No
 Ichthyosaurus Yes/No 75 Yes
 Iguanodon Yes 125 Yes
 Jerboa Yes 25 No
 Kairuku Yes 35 No
 Karkinos Yes 450 Yes
 Kaprosuchus Yes 410.23 Yes
 Kentrosaurus Yes 250 No
 Lymantria Yes/No 149 Yes
 Lystrosaurus Yes 25 No
 Mammoth Yes 400 Yes
 Magmasaur ?? 550 Yes
 Managarmr Yes 250 Yes
 Mantis Yes 200 Yes
 Megachelon No 3000 Yes
 Megalania Yes/No 35 Yes
 Megaloceros Yes 120 Yes
 Megalodon Yes/No 250 Yes
 Megalosaurus Yes 410 Yes
 Megatherium Yes 295 Yes
 Mek No 1200 Yes
 Mega Mek No 1200 Yes
  •  Will only properly function during Alpha King Titan fight.
 Mesopithecus Yes 25 No
 Microraptor Yes 35 No
 Morellatops Yes 300 Yes
 Mosasaurus Yes/No 899 Yes
 Moschops Yes 95 Yes
 Onyc Yes/No 35 No
 Otter Yes 35 No
 Oviraptor Yes 40 No
 Ovis Yes 85 Yes
 Pachy Yes 85 Yes
 Pachyrhinosaurus Yes 200 Yes
 Paracer No 600 Yes
 Parasaur Yes 125 Yes
 Pegomastax Yes 20 No
 Pelagornis Yes/No 120 Yes
 Phiomia Yes 120 Yes
 Phoenix Yes/No 35 Yes
 Procoptodon Yes 410 Yes
 Pteranodon Yes/No 149 Yes
 Purlovia Yes 300 No
 Quetzal Yes/No 500 Yes
 Raptor Yes 85 Yes
 Ravager Yes 120 Yes
 Reaper Yes 525 Yes
 Rex Yes 550 Yes
 Rock Drake Yes/No 425 Yes
 Rock Elemental No 1000 Yes
 Roll Rat Yes 245 Yes
 Sabertooth Yes 120 Yes
 Sarco Yes 200 Yes
 Scorpion Yes 110 Yes
 Scout No 149 No
 Shinehorn Yes 25 No
 Snow Owl Yes/No 35 Yes
 Spino Yes 550 Yes
 Stego Yes 250 Yes
 Tapejara Yes/No 149 Yes
 Terror Bird Yes 85 Yes
 Therizinosaur Yes 250 Yes
 Thorny Dragon Yes 150 Yes
 Thylacoleo Yes/No 180 Yes
 Titanoboa No 110
 Titanosaur No 3000 Yes
 Forest Titan No 35 Yes
 Ice Titan No 6000 Yes
 Desert Titan No 35 Yes
 Trike Yes 300 Yes
 Troodon Yes 35 No
 Tusoteuthis Yes/No 1500 Yes
 Unicorn Yes 125 Yes
 Vulture Yes 70 No
 Velonasaur Yes 200 Yes
 Woolly Rhino Yes 375 Yes
 Wyvern Yes/No 416 Yes


  • The arena is not to be underestimated. Unlike the other bosses, the amount of minions spawned ignores the current numbers, which can easily overwhelm even the most powerful of dinos.
  • Within the devkits, there were supposed to be Corrupted Dinotar variants of  Daeodon and  Yutyrannus, but were scrapped. They appear as pure white glowing dinos as of current.
  • Console command to get in without doing required amount of missions: DebugAllowVRMissionTeleport
  • Should the survivor die inside the arena while not mounted, and if all the survivors die, their body (or bag) will return back to where the fight portal started.
  • The temperature in the arena is affected by the time of day inside the Genesis Simulation.