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The Gnome Contest
The Gnome Contest.jpg
Be the first to figure out the mysterious property of the Garden Gnome, and win a code for 1,000 Ancient Amber
Start date
August 14th, 2018
End date
August 27th, 2018

The Gnome Contest is a contest in ARK: Survival Evolved Mobile. It began on August 14, 2018 and ended on August 27th, 2018.


The goal of The Gnome Contest is to be the first to figure out the mysterious property of the  Garden Gnome. The first player to submit the correct answer will win a code for 1000 ×  Ancient Amber. The steps can be submitted through this form.

Rules and FAQ[]

  • Must be 13 or older to participate.
  • Only 1 submission per person. Multiple submissions will invalidate your entry into this contest.
  • Redemption of the Grand Prize will be delivered as (2) individual codes for 500 Ancient Amber each, redeemable on an online server.
  • This form is the only way to submit entries. Please do not submit your theories via other social media channels.
  • Previous contest winners are not eligible to submit answers for this contest.
  • This feature is unique to the mobile version of ARK: Survival Evolved.[1]


The Gnome Contest Clue.jpg

Contest Winners[]

  • CassiieAlexx, who discovered that Gnomes will increase the yield from planted crops & flowers when placed nearby. The more Gnomes in close proximity to the plant, the more your return![2]


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