ASA: New Creature for Extinction - Dreadnoughtus

For each newly released map on ARK Survival Ascendent (ASA) (with the new Unreal 5.x Engine), an additional creature is chosen by the community. The condition is that the creature fits the theme of the map. The following 10 finalists for the Extinction map are now available for selection.

Voting started today, on September 11, 2023, and you can vote until September 18. The winner will be announced as usual on September 22 in the Community Crunch.

Update 23.09.2023

The winner is the "walking battleship" Dreadnoughtus

ASA: New creature for Aberration (UPDATE)

Until Monday, July 24, 2022, you have the opportunity to vote for your favorite creature for the Aberration card. This will then be automatically integrated with the future update of ASA in connection with the DLC card Aberration. From the mentioned date, an official vote will be held among ten creatures that have received the most votes by then.

ASA: Postponement to October 2023

Statement from Wildcard from the Community Crunch 365 on 01.07.2023:

After careful consideration, we have decided to postpone the release of ARK: Survival Ascended to a later date this year. The game will now be released in October 2023 for Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5, and PC.

ASA: New Creature for Scorched Earth

*** UPDATE: Winner is the Fasolasuchus *** Until May 1st it was possible to vote for different creatures. One of them has now won and will be available as a new creature for the revamped Scorched Earth map in the upcoming ARK release ASA (Ascendend) this summer. The winner will be announced on May 5 or 6, 2023. We can't wait to see which creature makes the cut.

ASA: New Supply Crate Model for ARK Survival Ascended

In the "Community Crunch" on Friday, April 28, the new 3D model for the Supply Crates (Lootdrops) was presented. It was mentioned that the original model was only meant to be a temporary placeholder and was finally adopted into the game almost unchanged.

ARK: Survival Ascended

ARK: Survival Ascended is a next-generation remaster of our beloved ARK: Survival Evolved that harnesses the power of Unreal Engine 5. It will be released in late August 2023 for Xbox Series S/X, PC (Windows/Steam) and PlayStation 5. The base game will include the island, SOTF, and all "non-canon" DLC maps (which will be added to ASA over time).

Zukunft von ARK (Update from 8. April)

Today, just before April 1, Wildcard released the future and roadmap of their ARK Survival Evolved franchise. ARK 2.0 will be delayed to the end of 2024 and ARK 1.5 (Unreal Engine 5.x) will not be compatible with ARK 1!