|Habitat|| Bladehenge, Western Continent|
|Attacks|| Rams enemies with horns|
|Double Team||Player can ride on its back and is able to ram foes.|
Raptor Elk are mammal/reptile hybrids that wander around the Western Continent in large numbers, and are often one of the first animals the player encounters. Like most animals, they can be ridden via use of the Shocker move.
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In the side mission "Chasing the Plague" a Razor Girl named Val tasks the player with thinning a herd of tainted elk. The player must kill 8 "tainted" elks within 1 minute and 30 seconds before they reach the rest of the herd and spread the disease.
Eddie can leap on the back of a stunned Raptor Elk and ride it around at great speed, using its charging attack on his enemies. At first the animal will walk at Eddie's normal speed but, after covering some ground, it will boost and run faster. Stopping, hitting something or attacking an enemy will reset it's speed back to the walking state. Raptor Elks summoned through the Call of the Wild solo count as friendly units, and are always ridable.
Riding a Raptor Elk is required to unlock the following achievement/trophy:
Rode every animal in the world.