ARK update 264 released with Ragnarok update, full Patch Note

ARK update 264 is now available for download on PCs. The new ARK Survival Evolved update 264 includes fixes and improvements to the game as well as the update for Ragnarok. This update has added Host menu settings: Disable Dino Taming, Disable Dino Riding, Fuel Consumption.

The Ragnarok update also includes multiple fixes and improvements like switched AllowMultipleTamedUnicorns switch to true/false boolean, changed wyvern spawn behavior in the trench (should fix the spawn inside walls), reduced total wilddino count to 25k (should fix lag and crashing issues) and more. Check out full changelog below.

Update: ARK Survival Evolved update 264.2 is also now available.

ARK Survival Evolved Patch 264.2

  • Fixed boss scaling for multiplayer sessions (approximately 67% easier).
  • Made Baby creatures able to consume from Feeding Trough at the appropriate time (when they would gain 10% maturity) while “stasised”.
  • Client-side CPU optimizations.
  • Fixed a server crash with rafts.

ARK Survival Evolved Patch 264.15

  • Fixed Artifact Crates having no Artifacts within them.

ARK Survival Evolved update 264.1

  • The new minor update has fixed the structure startup crash. Highly recommend all servers hosts immediately upgrade to this version.

ARK Update 264 Patch Note

  • SimpleSky (non-TrueSky) system with atmospheric fog.
  • SP Dinos no longer fall thru cave floors.
  • Streaming destructible meshes, optimized memory.
  • ARK update 264 fixed Host menu settings: Multiple Platform Floors on Rafts, Fishing Quality Slider, Crafting Quality Slider,
  • Unlimited Respecs, Offline Raid Protection Logoff Period.
  • ARK Survival Evolved update 264 added Host menu settings: Disable Dino Taming, Disable Dino Riding, Fuel Consumption
  • Interval Multiplier, Increase Platform Structure Limit.
  • Yutyrannus now has an automatic-courage mode in single player. When set, the Yuty will give a courage roar every 30 seconds if an ally dino is in front of it.
  • ARK update 264 fixed a bug that provided infinite power.
  • Reworked Trike Charge Forward/Tail wag animations.
  • Increased thrown spear damage.
  • Removed underwater fog.
  • Ichthy and Pego no longer steal item skins.
  • Fixed a bug where it would rain underwater.
  • ARK update 264 fixed an issue where the Max Level Dino achievement would not be awarded.
  • Final boss balance for Broodmother/Megapithecus/Dragon bosses in single-player.
  • Hitting creatures with a torch can now set them on fire.
  • Player default name changed to ‘Human’.
  • ARK Survival Evolved update 264 fixed hat sockets on multiple creatures.
  • Tweaked radial wheel to prevent accidentally opening sub menus.
  • Metal Windowed Walls now match Metal Walls when painted.
  • Implant no longer shows up while searching in the inventory.
  • Moved some artifacts on TheCenter map.
  • Re-instated TheCenter jump puzzle with the artifact as the reward for completing.
  • Increased brightness underwater on TheCenter and fixed the barrier not being visible underwater.
  • Fixed an issue that causes rafts to teleport upwards out of the Underworld on TheCenter.
  • ARK update 264 fixed Eels not being tameable in Prim Plus.
  • ARK Survival Evolved update 264 changed crafting requirement for tranq harpoon bolt in Prim Plus.
  • Various PGARK improvements.
  • Map markers more accurate on PGARK.

Ragnarok Update Patch Note

  • switched AllowMultipleTamedUnicorns switch to true/false boolean
  • changed wyvern spawn behavior in trench (should fix the spawn inside walls)
  • reduced total wilddino count to 25k (should fix lag and crashing issues)
  • reduced SE spawns in WIP area
  • ARK Survival Evolved update 264 added way to get cactus sap in playarea (look for aloe vera*)
  • underfoliage pass on A1, A2, C4, B3, B4
  • fixed overspawn of squids on westcoast
  • fixed lava golem exploit
  • fixed jungle / lava cave flyer glitch
  • fixed iceworm queen spawn
  • improved iceworms spawning behavior
  • ARK update 264 fixed flyer glitch in icedungeon
  • improved bossfights in dungeons (iceworm queen & lavagolem)
  • moved several lootdrops from popular building locations
  • swapped and added more rocks for farming with dunkleo (gives metal/stone/flint)
  • fixed streaming issues in icedungeon & jungledungeon
  • fixed castle spawns
  • ARK Survival Evolved update 264 added & improved IBLs in castle basement
  • fixed IBL on top of glacier (mighty blue dot)
  • patched misc holes in meshes
  • verified all artifact cashes are accessible
  • reduced quality and quantity of lavagolem loot
  • ARK update 264 fixed gaps in world barrier to WIP area
  • added Yuty spawns to murder snow biome
  • made polar bears showing their names (no more undercover life)
  • readded vulture spawns to mudslide area
  • ARK Survival Evolved update 264 changed/added/moved several spawns
  • fixed cavedamage beeing to high (36x -> 6x)
  • removed Ciaphas spawn in westtrench
  • added megalania and tameable bat spawns to carni caverns
  • renamed custom spawns
  • removed treasure chests
  • ARK update 264 fixed wrong wild level cap of Icewyvern
  • added more possible location for beached whales in scotland/highlands
  • added new biome names
  • removed icewyvern spawns from Snowarea near Vikingbay (only way to get eggs is murder snow now)
  • overworked ingamemap
  • multiple other bug fixes (collision/holes/traps/foliage)

Previously, the developer’s released major update 263 for PC players. Xbox One players also received ARK update 759. Check your game update and download latest ARK update 264 and update 264.1 on PCs.