Animals Created by Variant Skins
Variant Skins were a feature in Zoo Tycoon and later carried over into Zoo Tycoon 2: Endangered Species and future expansions. When you adopt an animal there is a chance it has different appearance.
The variant skins features allows certain animals to appear different, such as:
- White Tiger (Bengal Tiger)
- King Cheetah (Cheetah)
- Quagga's with white faces
- Javan Rhinos with more of their rough texture
- African wild dogs with dark brown fur coat.
- Moose with dark brown coat
- Zebras with different stripe patterns
- White sharks with grayer skin
- Belugas with gray skin.
- Velociraptors with lighter coloring and green eyes
- Utahraptors with darker colors (males will have green eyes and females will have orange)
- Sabre-toothed Cats being black or white
- Dimetrodons with yellow sails
- Protarchaeopteryx with darker colors