Studio Wildcard today announced that the ARK: Ultimate Survivor Edition will be coming to Nintendo Switch with hundreds of hours of content, including ARK: Survival Evolved and all its expansion packs including Scorched Earth, Aberration, Extinction and Genesis Parts 1 & 2. The packaged content will be available in physical form in September 2022 and on the Nintendo eShop for $ 49.99, with the ARK BaseCam and Scorched Earth Expansion Pack available immediately, with subsequent enhancements continuing at two-month intervals.
In addition, in September, everyone who already owns the basic game ARK: Survival Evolved Nintendo Switch will receive a complete overhaul of features, graphics and upgrades. Studio Wildcard has contracted with a talented third-party developer who is rewriting the entire code for ARK Switch from scratch, building it on the latest version of Unreal Engine 4. All player progress and data storage switches will be retained.
Key New Features of ARK: The Ultimate Survivor Edition for the Nintendo Switch is as follows:
- ARK: New cutscenes to reveal the Survival Evolved story.
- Support for custom servers provided by Nitrado Server Networks.
- “Young Explorers” Mode: Travel through the ages with this new education system. Explore ARK Island and discover the amazing prehistoric creatures that inspired the game and learn about them. Suitable for small survivors too!
“ARP Ann Switch’s Gamble Restoration has been in our vision for some time, and we & # 39; re pleased to find a talented team to help realize this vision,” said Jesse Robsack, co-founder and co-director of Studio Wildcard. . “We hope the addition of a new mode that allows young players to interact with ARK’s unique primitive creatures will attract families!”
Studio Wildcard continues to expand its iconic dinosaur universe with the announced programs ‘ARK: The Animated Series’, the original television series based on the hit rights and the popular dinosaur action-adventure game series ARK II. ARK: Survival Evolved, both in active development. Renowned actor and huge ARK fan Vin Diesel joined the Wildcard team for both projects. He recently joined Studio Wildcard as head of Creative Convergence.
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