Ark: Survival Ascended Postponed Again for Xbox Series X/S: PS5 Release Still on Track

Ark: Survival Ascended, the highly anticipated remastered version of Ark: Survival Evolved for PS5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC, will continue to be unavailable on consoles for a few more days. While the release for Xbox Series X/S was initially scheduled for October, with PS5 launch to follow, Wildcard announced a delay for the Xbox version, now set for a later date.

The developers recently announced yet another postponement, stating that Ark: Survival Ascended is still going through the certification process and has not yet received approval for release on Windows and the Microsoft console. This means that Xbox players will have to wait a little longer before they can embark on their prehistoric adventures.

On the other hand, the release of Ark: Survival Ascended for PlayStation 5 is still on track for the end of this month, pending any unforeseen issues. In the meantime, the game is currently available exclusively on Steam, where it was released in early access on October 26.

For those who are not familiar with Ark: Survival Ascended, it is a visually enhanced version of Ark: Survival Evolved, utilizing the powerful Unreal Engine 5.2. The game offers players the opportunity to immerse themselves in a prehistoric world filled with dinosaurs and other fantastical creatures. While they await the arrival of Ark 2, the highly anticipated sequel set to release in 2024 for Xbox Series X/S, PC, and Game Pass.


When will Ark: Survival Ascended be released for Xbox Series X/S?

The release date for Ark: Survival Ascended on Xbox Series X/S is currently uncertain. The developers have experienced some certification issues that have caused delays. Players are advised to stay tuned for updates from the studio regarding the new release date.

Will Ark: Survival Ascended be available on PS5?

Yes, Ark: Survival Ascended is scheduled to be released on PS5 at the end of this month, as planned. Barring any unforeseen issues, PS5 players will soon be able to enjoy the remastered version of the popular survival game.

Which engine is Ark: Survival Ascended built on?

Ark: Survival Ascended is built on the advanced Unreal Engine 5.2, which provides stunning visuals and immersive gameplay experiences.