ARK: Survival Evolved Patch 280.13

  • Raise Scorched Earth consumable lifetime to 90% from 30% of default
  • Added Titano spawns to Scorched Earth
  • Plant Z fruits can no longer soak turrets
  • Fixed a server stall
  • Arthropluera bite can now damage stone, metal, and tek structures
  • Arthropluera now takes 5x explosive, and 3x ranged damage
  • Fixed Element exploit on Island
  • Only log tribes over player cap on tribe-capped servers

ARK: Survival Evolved Patch 280.115 & 280.122


  • Added the following admin commands: DestroyTribeId, DestroyTribeIdDinos, DestroyTribeIdPlayers, DestroyTribeIdStructures, and TPCoords.
  • Fix client softlock when teleporting to someone with tek gear
  • Fix for server crash related to carrying passengers
  • Small Tribe: can only merge into another tribe if we have an available slot
  • Updated Bionic dinos to have unfertilized bionic eggs
  • Added Wyvern bone constume to arkaeology event cookpot


  • Fixed bug causing Arkaeology bones to disappear after restart

ARK: Extinction! Release announced – New Expansion Pack in Autumn!

This third expansion will take place on Earth! A planet filled with organic and technological creatures – a lot to discover with the secrets of the past and a possible path for its salvation.

ARK: Extinction will be released on November 6, 2018 worldwide for Steam, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Are you strong enough to fight the dominating giant Titans on Earth and save the World´s Future?




ARK: Survival Evolved Patch 280.144

ARKaeology Event
Scavenge fossils from the various mounds that spawn on every map, be on the lookout for special mounds that contain items and use fossils to craft special skins!

The event will run automatically from 15th of June to 15th of July on Multiplayer and Single Player. If you’re using a non coredata mods, or a custom map, you can activate the event with the following commandline:

  • ActiveEvent=ARKaeology

you can also run that commandline after the desginated period to have the event continue, or opt-out using:

  • ActiveEvent=None


Returning Bone Skins:

Wild dinos also have a chance to spawn with additional colors: White, Yellow, Grey, and Black.

Event is not available in Primitive Plus.

Fortitude rework

  • The threshold for being knocked out increases with fortitude increases
  • Increased natural insulation from fortitude by 8%

Small Tribe Server rule changes

  • 24 hr cooldown on tribe slot reuse
  • Disabled dino unclaiming
  • Disabled non-tribe pin code access to structures

Tek Rex

  • 5% of wild Rex spawns are tex
  • 20% higher wild level
  • New breeding line


  • Tek Tapajara saddle range reduced by 75%
  • Fix for server performance in certain situations
  • Many hole fixes across all maps
  • Ragnarok optimizations
  • Rendering fixes
  • Fix emissive when moving the camera
  • Fix for ambient occlusion rendering issue
  • Max level increased by 1 to 131

ARK: Survival Evolved Patch 279.282

  • Major Primitive+ update with a number of fixes, incorporation of major base game patches, as well as full Total Conversion functionality, including engrams, on Aberration and Scorched Earth.
  • Fix for Dinos starving when they have access to food
  • Bag size limit increased to 600 slots
  • Forced One-time mindwipe due to recent balance changes

ARK: Survival Evolved Patch 279.275


  • Reduced Pachyrhino head armour
  • Reduced Flak armour scaling by 7%
  • Reduced HP of Argentavis by 20%
  • Reduced cloning cost of Griffin
  • Reduced the speed of Plesiosaur and Ichthyosaurus by approximately 35%
  • Reduced the amount of durability damage taken from projectiles when a Glider suit is equipped by approximately 60%
  • Reduced the resource cost of Fabricated Sniper recipe scale by 25%
  • Change weight of Cloth, Hide, Chitin, Flak, Fur, Desert, Hazard, and Ghillie
  • Increased Green House Structures HP and Decay Timer. The HP increase is not retroactive, and will only affect new structures.
  • Increased Vault Storage slots from 150 to 350

Fixes & Improvements

  • Fixed multiple holes, collisions, and general bugs across all maps
  • Fixed a bug where the Poison Wyvern would loot player bodies from direct hits
  • Cliff platforms can no longer be built on top of Obelisk terminals
  • Cliff platforms can no longer be placed on world barriers
  • Fixed a bug which would cause flyers to flee from players when attacking water
  • Karkinos can no longer be grabbed by Quetzal grabbing Karkinos
  • Fixed a bug which would cause the Leech to be stuck on a player’s screen when they die
  • Fixed a bug with ladders which would desync a character’s client from the server
  • Fixed a bug with Tamed level 1 Griffin causing them to have negative HP
  • Fixed level of detail issues with the Tek Tapejara Saddle
  • Improved Flyer AI so that they no longer do circles into the air when attacking each other
  • Added Pincode to Refrigerator
  • Change Tek Saddle so that it can no longer be shot during lightning storms

ARK: Survival Evolved Patch 279.261

  • Moschops damage (and harvesting) buffed by 30%
  • Introduced tighter limits on number of nearby cliff platforms
  • Fixed bug that caused Pachyrhino gas to give swamp fever
  • Fixed bug causing Ascension character loss if you hadn’t interacted with a terminal
  • Fixed infinite looping chainsaw noise

ARK: Survival Evolved Patch 279.252

  • Quetz c4 bomber exploit fixed
  • Fixed Otter weight limit working properly
  • Fixed Sarco not fitting through dino gates
  • Players can no longer be handcuffed to toilets
  • Wild Raptor now pounces players in PvE
  • Corrected the glowtail egg weight
  • Paracer Platform Saddle is now in Aberration Supply Crates
  • Moschops dossier updated
  • Debugging information for GetModifierKeys crash
  • Sponsored Mod Page Update
  • Fixed a rare physics crash related to destruction

ARK: Survival Evolved Patch 279.234 & 279.242 & 279.243


  • Added PixARK button to main menu.



  • Moschops is now rideable!
  • Moschops harvesting effectiveness reduced by approximately 30%

Fixes & Improvements

  • Fixed tamed Oviraptors getting bunified
  • Fixed game exploits involving using a BattlEye bypass to ignore pin codes, access storage and the exploit the ascension mechanic
  • Fixed torch placement on tlc2 saddles
  • Fixed a PvE bug causing non-allied dinos to rapidly lose their food under specific circumstances
  • Fixed friendly Raptor pounce dismounting nearby riders
  • Multiple fixes for Chick Hat placement


  • Fix for allowing players to transfer between servers
  • Unversioned minor BattlEye update
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