SpawnDino Command

cheat SpawnDino <Blueprint> <Spawn Distance> <Y Offset> <Z Offset> <Level>

This command spawns an entity (creature or dinosaur), relative to the blueprint path and level specified. Specify Y/Z offsets to change the location it will spawn at (relative to your character).

Argument Information

The syntax for this Ark admin command is as follows:

Blueprint Type: Creature Blueprint The blueprint of the entity you wish to spawn.
Spawn Distance Type: Number The distance ahead of your character the entity should be spawned at.
Y Offset Type: Number Distance to the right (positive numbers) or to the left (negative numbers) of your character that you wish to spawn the creature.
Z Offset Type: Number Distance above (positive numbers) or below (negative numbers) your character that you wish to spawn the creature.
Level Type: Number The level to set the spawned creature's to.

Command Information

Find below information relating to the SpawnDino command in Ark.

  • Cheat
  • Console Compatible
  • Target
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cheat SpawnDino <Blueprint> 10 0 0 1
Spawn Distance
Y Offset
Z Offset


  • cheat SpawnDino "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/Dinos/Pelagornis/Pela_Character_BP.Pela_Character_BP'" 100 50 200

    This command spawns a Pelagornis 100 in front of your character, 50 to the right of your character, and 200 above your character (Unreal Units).

  • cheat SpawnDino "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/Dinos/Pelagornis/Pela_Character_BP.Pela_Character_BP'" 100 -50 200

    The above admin command is the same as the first example but instead spawns the Pelagornis 50 Unreal Units to the left of your character.