Community Crunch 248: The Game Awards, Classic PvP, and More!

We’ve prepared a special announcement for ARK fans that you won’t want to miss. It all starts at The Game Awards on December 10th!

Classic PvP Season 3

Classic PvP is a competitive player experience for PC players which focuses on the PvP experience from the days of old. Next week we’ll be kicking off Season 3 of Classic PvP (bringing an end to our Conquest season). If you’re unfamiliar with what Classic PvP is, there’s a quick breakdown below.

Classic PvP Breakdown:

Experience gain, taming, gathering, breeding, hatching, and raising rates have been doubled compared to our standard Official Servers (2x)

Tribes are set to 25 players max

Tribe alliances are disabled, though informal alliances are allowed

Servers have a maximum player count of 100

These maps will be available: The Island, Scorched Earth, Ragnarok, Valguero, and The Center

Classic PvP servers are unaffected by Evolution Events

Tek dinos (Tek Parasaur, Tek Quetzal, Tek Rex, Tek Raptor, Tek Stego), Giga, Paracer, Quetzal, Tapejara, and the Titanosaur are not available for taming on Classic PvP

All Aberration and Extinction content is unavailable on Classic PvP

Scaling of weapon damage has been reduced

No TEK Engrams

No cave building

Cryopods enabled

Prior to the launch of Season 3 next week, we’ll share more details on the launch and timing.

EVO Event

Survivors on all platforms will be receiving a special Evolution Event perk as part of the Turkey Trial event! It will be active from Tuesday the 24th of Nov at 4 PM EST until Thursday the 10th of December. All Official Servers across each platform will be undergoing this evolutionary change which includes:

2x Breeding/Maturing/Egg Hatching

2x Harvesting

2x Taming

2x XP

Fan Art

DodoRex by Silatria

It’s a pink Argy by Beastboy (Discord)

The Kings Call by FoxFox87

Therizinosaurus by kawarayane

Face Off by nikout13 (Discord)

Giganotosaurus at the Meadow by Cucumberg

We can’t wait to catch up with you at The Game Awards! Studio Wildcard

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