This Orokin variation of the Ankyros is superior to its successor in every way.

The Ankyros Prime are the Prime version of Ankyros, featuring higher damage, status chance, and attack speed.

On February 9th, 2016, it was announced that Ankyros Prime would enter the Prime Vault and be retired from the reward tables on February 16th, 2016. Any preexisting components or fully-built weapons will remain as is.

Ankyros Prime along with Boar Prime, Dakra Prime, Mag Prime, Rhino Prime, and Boltor Prime were unvaulted on June 27, 2017 to August 1, 2017.

Ankyros Prime, along with Boltor Prime, Hikou Prime, Scindo Prime, Nyx Prime, and Rhino Prime, was once again unvaulted on July 24, 2018 to September 25, 2018.

Manufacturing Requirements
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64 50
MarketIcon Market Price: Platinum64 N/A Blueprint2 Blueprints Price:N/A
Drop Locations
BlueprintLith B1 Common (V)
Lith B4 Common (V)
GenericWeaponPrimeBlade BladeAxi R1 Uncommon (V)
Axi S3 Uncommon (V)
GenericWeaponPrimeHilt GauntletMeso M1 Common (V)
Neo R1 Common (V)
Lith/Meso/Neo/Axi refer to Void Relics
(V) Denotes Vaulted Void Relics
(B) Denotes Baro Ki'Teer Exclusive Void Relic


This weapon deals primarily Impact b Impact damage.



  • Low Puncture b Puncture and Slash b Slash damage – less effective against armor and health.
  • Short range.
  • Normal punches only hit one target.


  • Ankyros Prime, compared to Ankyros:
    • Higher base damage (38.0 vs. 30.0)
      • Higher Impact b Impact damage (26.6 vs. 21.0)
      • Higher Puncture b Puncture damage (5.7 vs. 4.5)
      • Higher Slash b Slash damage (5.7 vs. 4.5)
    • Higher status chance (15% vs. 10%)
    • Higher attack speed (1.25 vs. 1.17)
    • Different Stance Polarity (Unairu Pol vs. Vazarin Pol)
    • Different polarities (Madurai PolMadurai Pol vs. None)

Weapon LoadoutsEdit


  • Ankyros Prime is the first Gauntlet melee weapon to be primed.
  • Compared to previous Prime weapons, the Ankyros and the Ankyros Prime have a much closer resemblance to each other – their model geometry is nearly identical.


  • Ankyros Prime Polarities.
  • Ankyros Prime
  • The Ankyros Prime

Ankyros Prime Skins

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