- The Arosaurer is also known as Raptor. For the more popular raptor-type Zoid featured in Chaotic Century, Guardian Force, and Zoids: New Century, see Rev Raptor; for the Zoids: Genesis Zoid, see Bio Raptor.
Death Metal Empire
The Raptor is a small Zoid with an open-air cockpit. Compared to other Zoids in the Zoids: Wild series, it is an S-sized Zoid.
Equipment & Features
- Crest Radar
- Crest Radar (クレストレーダー)
- Oval Bomb
- Oval Bomb (オーバルボム)
- Dosclaw (ドスクロー)
- Damper (ダンパー)
In Zoids: Wild, the Raptor is known as Rapterrix
Rapterrix would continue to be seen throughout the anime. Colours of the Raptors vary depending on the faction. Dark Metal Rapterrix are red, Rapterrix belonging to the Resistance are gold, while wild Rapterrix are Green.
Episode 23 sees a unique Rapterrix called 'Rain', who is raised by children, but captured and forced into Dark Metal experiments. It escapes and returns to the nearby village while rogue. Eventually Drake is forced to kill the Zoid.
Episode 40 sees the first time Rapterrix use their mass-produced Dark Blast. While using this attack, the effectiveness of Rapterrix improves substantially.