ARK: Survival Evolved Wiki

Released - October 10, 2017

  • New Weapon: Tek Sword (Charge-Attack and damages Metal & significantly pierces Armor when powered by Element)
  • New Armor: Tek Shield (Reflects incoming projectiles/bullets when powered by Element)
  • New Structure: Tek Light (Attaches to any surface and can be either independently powered by Element Shards in its Inventory, or traditionally powered via generators)
  • Fixed issue where clients would sometimes become disconnected after demolishing/destroying structures
  • Fixed a spawn issue with Ragnarok Lava Golem Boss.
  • Fixed the bear trap to avoid turret exploit. Bear traps only damageable by explosion now (or demolishing)
  • Reduced Flamethrower Damage from base 100 per second to 30 per second.
  • Flamethrower Direct Damage is now affected by Armour.
  • Flamethrower expensive foliage particle effects now eliminated for everyone except the local player using the weapon
  • Chainsaw not able to attack whilst running
  • Tripled the effective "ammo" of TEK armours, so they last 3x as long per element
  • Shield blocks should block whip stuns/item drops (and trigger the cooldown), and whip stun on players reduced to 1 second.
  • Implemented a new value to reduce indirect torpor (Gas grenades, tranq).
  • Fixed an issue where the Ragnarok terrain would not stream in properly.
  • Tame Units now only count for platform saddles w/ structures and rafts on PvP.
  • Chitin, Metal, Riot, and TEK Armours now reduce incoming torpor.

  *Direct Torpor Armor Mult: 0.07 (Was 0)
  *Indirect Torpor Armor Mult: 0.035 (Was 0)
  *Direct Torpor Armor Mult: 0.15 (Was 0)
  *Indirect Torpor Armor Mult: 0.06 (Was 0)
  *Direct Torpor Armor Mult: 0.25 (Was 0.25)
  *Indirect Torpor Armor Mult: 0.12 (Was 0)
  Tek (remember there are no Tek qualities): 
  *Direct Torpor Armor Mult: 0.7 (Was 0)
  *Indirect Torpor Armor Mult: 0.7 (Was 0)

  • Fixed an issue where explosives would have an impact on server performance
  • Fixed a bug with the Phoenix where you could set dinos alight from a far distance
  • Fixed a bug with the Phoenix where it wouldn't do damage to wild targets in PVE
  • Fixed a bug where you could unlock super speed with the TEK Jet Pack
  • Fixed a bug where setting the server fps to 2.5 would launch you across the map
  • Fixed a bug preventing players riding a Therizino from getting shot when Turrets were set to Player Only
  • Fixed an issue where you weren't able to name your character preset in character creation
  • Fixed an issue where Ankylosaurus would get stuck in the air
  • Fixed a bug where you could tame and damage Phoenix when not in Superheat