29 Apr 2021 1:20 PM +00:00

Where to find and hunt raptors in Fortnite

Back a the start of Season 6 small dinosaurs, called Raptors, were added to Fortnite's map, alongside chickens, wolves, and boars.

The new Season 6 Week 7 Challenges ask you to hunt raptors, so we're here with everything you need to know about how to do that and where to find them.

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Latest - Week 7 Challenges

The week 7 challenges have been confirmed and you can check out the full list of them below:

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Where to Find Raptors in Fortnite

Raptors now roam the Fortnite island, this season just keeps getting weirder.

They aren't very common to find and are only found in a few locations.

But check out this map below to find out where to find them.

Fortnite Season 6 Week 3 Raptors Locations Map
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Credit: Fortnite.gg

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How to Tame Raptors

Thankfully, you are able to tame raptors in the game, like you can wolves and boars.

They're more aggressive than other creatures, so you'll need to be careful, but you can throw meat near one and hold square/X to tame it while it's eating, or use the Hunter's Cloak.

We've got a full guide on how to craft one of those here, and they can be very helpful for getting close to an animal without being spotted.

fortnite raptos dinosaurs
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CAREFUL: Raptors will kill you quickly

Equip it, sneak up close to the dinosaur (you've only got 10 seconds) and you'll be able to tame it quickly.

The raptor will then fight alongside you until it dies.

Can You Ride the Dinosaurs

Unfortunately, while you can tame the raptors in Fortnite, you're not able to ride them.

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If that's a feature that's added to the game at a later date, we'll be sure to let you know.

For now, get out there and start hunting the menacing creatures.

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