Next ARK: Survival Evolved Update Scheduled for April 24, Here’s What’s Included

April 12, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning

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Scheduled for April 24, the next ARK: Survival Evolved update on PlayStation 4 (v506) and Xbox One (v753) will add Aquatic & Amphibious Creature Breeding, new dinos, new structures, an Inventory Menu redesign, and more.

Although the current ETA is April 24, Studio Wildcard Co-Founder Jeremy Stieglitz notes that the date is a “bit complicated cause we need to ensure new UI works nicely for console [before] releasing.”

Here’s the patch notes for the next ARK update:

  • New Mechanic: Aquatic & Amphibious Creature Breeding
  • New Dino: Equus!
  • New Dino: Leedsichthys!
  • New Dino: Ichthyornis!
  • New Dino: Iguanodon!
  • New Structures & Mechanic: Tek Underwater Bases
  • New Structure: TEK Teleporter
  • New Structure: TEK Mosa Saddle
  • New Structure: Tek Power Generator
  • Total Inventory Menu redesign (other UI’s coming soon!)
  • Flyer Nerf
  • Reduced Vault Size
  • Limited one C4 attached per dino
  • Sheep now have a “Slaughter” option when you have a club, sword, hatchet etc equipped, also works on PvE
  • 1 New Hairstyle and 1 New Facial hairstyle (male and female variants)
  • 20+ new Explorer Notes

When the update is live, we’ll let you know.

If you live in EuropeARK: Survival Evolved and the Scorched Earth DLC are 25% off until April 26.

Last we heardARK: Survival Evolved was expected to be content complete and launch at retail this spring.

[Source: Survive the Ark (1), (2), Jeremy Stieglitz]