Ark: Survival Ascended Set to Thrill Xbox Series X/S Players, Playstation 5 Release Date Delayed

Ark: Survival Ascended Set to Thrill Xbox Series X/S Players, Playstation 5 Release Date Delayed

Ark: Survival Ascended Set to Thrill Xbox Series X/S Players, Playstation 5 Release Date Delayed

The highly anticipated release of Ark: Survival Ascended on consoles has taken an unexpected turn. Developer Studio Wildcard has confirmed the release date for the Xbox Series X and S versions, while announcing a delay for the PlayStation 5 version.

Ark: Survival Ascended, a stunning remake of the original Ark: Survival Evolved using Unreal Engine 5, is making its way to Xbox consoles today, November 21st. Studio Wildcard took to Twitter to share this exciting news, making it clear that the Xbox release is set in stone and preparing gamers for the adventure that awaits them.

Unfortunately, PlayStation 5 players will have to wait a little longer to embark on their Ark journey. Originally scheduled for the end of November, the release of Ark: Survival Ascended on the PS5 has been postponed to early December. Studio Wildcard cited „some issues” in getting the game certified for release by Sony, hinting at potential challenges with cross-platform play.

While console players eagerly anticipate Ark: Survival Ascended, the game has already made a splash on Steam. Within just two weeks of its launch, it surpassed 600,000 copies sold. This success propelled the game to the top of Steam’s best-selling list, although the release was not without its flaws. Players encountered performance issues that affected the overall experience, leading to a mixed Steam user review rating of 56%.

Studio Wildcard is committed to addressing these concerns and has been actively working on patches to improve performance and gameplay. Despite the bumps along the way, Ark: Survival Evolved, the original version, still maintains a strong player base compared to the newer Ascend release.

As the Xbox Series X and S players prepare to dive into the world of Ark: Survival Ascended, Playstation 5 owners can expect an immersive experience when the game becomes available in early December. Studio Wildcard is determined to deliver a cross-platform experience that exceeds expectations, and the community eagerly awaits the moment they can join forces across consoles in this thrilling game of survival.

FAQ

Q: What is Ark: Survival Ascended?
A: Ark: Survival Ascended is a remake of the original game Ark: Survival Evolved, developed using Unreal Engine 5.

Q: When will Ark: Survival Ascended be released on Xbox consoles?
A: Ark: Survival Ascended was released on Xbox consoles on November 21st.

Q: Has the release for PlayStation 5 been delayed?
A: Yes, the release for Ark: Survival Ascended on PlayStation 5 has been delayed to early December.

Q: Why was the PlayStation 5 release delayed?
A: Studio Wildcard cited „some issues” in getting the game certified for release by Sony, hinting at potential challenges with cross-platform play.

Q: How well has Ark: Survival Ascended performed on Steam?
A: Within two weeks of its launch, Ark: Survival Ascended sold over 600,000 copies and became the top-selling game on Steam.

Q: Were there any issues with Ark: Survival Ascended’s release on Steam?
A: Yes, players encountered performance issues that affected the overall experience, leading to a mixed Steam user review rating of 56%.

Q: Is Studio Wildcard addressing the performance issues?
A: Yes, Studio Wildcard has been actively working on patches to improve performance and gameplay.

Q: How does Ark: Survival Evolved compare to Ark: Survival Ascended?
A: Ark: Survival Evolved, the original version, still maintains a strong player base compared to the newer Ascend release.

Definitions

– Ark: Survival Ascended: A remake of the game Ark: Survival Evolved using Unreal Engine 5.
– Studio Wildcard: The developer of Ark: Survival Ascended and Ark: Survival Evolved.
– Unreal Engine 5: Game development engine used to create Ark: Survival Ascended.
– PlayStation 5: Latest gaming console developed by Sony.
– Xbox Series X and S: Latest gaming consoles developed by Microsoft.
– Steam: Digital distribution platform for video games.

Related Links
survivetheark.com (Official website of Ark: Survival Evolved)
Xbox News (Official news from Xbox)
PlayStation Store (Official store for PlayStation games)