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Artifact of the Shadows
Artifact of the Shadows (Aberration).png
Found within the depths of Aberration.
Only one of these may be carried at a time by an organism.
Stack size
Added in
Spawn Command
cheat gfi ArtifactAB_2 1 0 0
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Items/Artifacts/PrimalItemArtifactAB_2.PrimalItemArtifactAB_2'" 1 0 0

The Artifact of the Shadows is one of the Artifacts in ARK: Survival Evolved only found on the Aberration map in the Hidden Grotto as well as on Crystal Isles.

Map Location

For an interactive map of all artifacts and other exploration spots see the Explorer Maps for The Island, The Center, Scorched Earth, Ragnarok, Aberration, Extinction, Valguero, Genesis: Part 1, and Crystal Isles.
Note that these maps currently may not work on mobile devices

Hidden Grotto
Crystal Isles
Eldritch Isle
red: The artifact at lat 50.5, lon 72.6
white: Cave entrance at lat 55.2, lon 65.9
red: The artifact at lat 23.6, lon 73.6

Position Command


cheat setplayerpos 181170 4397 -7593

Crystal Isles

cheat setplayerpos 401741 -401463 -14421 159.03 4.71

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