ARK update 1.56 for PS4 now available for download. According to the ARK 1.56 patch notes, the new ARK Survival Evolved update includes various fixes and game improvements. In addition, ARK version 1.56 update also fixed an issue where some Lantern Pet inventories mistakenly being flagged as Tribute Inventories. Check out more details below.

ARK 1.56 PS4 Patch Notes
ARK 1.56 PS4 Patch Notes

ARK update 1.56 Patch Notes [Updated]

  • The new ARK version 1.56 fixed an issue where tamed Rock Drake not being able to attack enemies properly.
  • Fixed an issue with Ravagers becoming stuck when dismounted on ziplines.
  • Fixed an issue where upon relogging Ravagers would stand on ziplines incorrectly.
  • ARK 1.56 fixed a bug where climber dinos could climb while bola’d.
  • Fixed a bug where Rock Drake’s could climb while encumbered.
  • ARK version 1.56 addressed a bug where Rock Drake’s had no forward velocity when jumping.
  • Fix an exploit where enemy players could be pulled inside a Tek shield.
  • Increased charge battery duration in electrical structures by 33%.
  • Fixed a bug where Roll Rat had weight reduction on stone instead of wood/fungal wood.
  • Increased Aquatic Mushroom time reduction on Biolume Poison (cold spore) debuff from 1 second to 5 seconds.
  • Fixed a bug where weapon attachments wouldn’t turn on.
  • Nameless now despawn in the Fertile biome once they bury underground, preventing instances where they were being drawn up from the Biolume into the Fertile area.
  • Further prevented fertilized eggs from being transferred to servers not using the allow foreign dino setting when the egg is in player inventory.
  • Fixed tamed Rock Drake not being able to attack enemies properly.
  • ARK update 1.56 addressed an issue with Ravagers becoming stuck when dismounted on ziplines.
  • Fix an exploit where enemy players could be pulled inside a Tek shield.
  • Increased charge battery duration in electrical structures by 33%.
  • Fixed a bug where Roll Rat had weight reduction on stone instead of wood/fungal wood.
  • Increased Aquatic Mushroom time reduction on Biolume Poison (cold spore) debuff from 1 second to 5 seconds.
  • Server language crash is now fixed.
  • ARK 1.56 reduced Cavewolf damage by approximately 40%.
  • Fixed Megalania not dropping their toxin
  • Fixed an issue which prevented some creatures from receiving 100% imprint with the new 8 hour timer
  • Bear traps now take 12 seconds (large) and 10 seconds (small) to activate
  • Fixed multiple building cases where structures would not be placed (i.e cables and wires)
  • Fixed a bug which would cause the Giga to rage easier than desired.
  • ARK update 1.56 fixed a bug which would allow you to get under the map.

Ragnarok Changes in ARK 1.56

– Reduced Griffin’s base HP by 30%
– Reduced the Griffin’s HP gained per level (wild) by 25%
– ARK version 1.56 reduced the Griffin’s HP gained per level (tamed) by 22%
– Reduced Griffin’s Base stamina by 10%
– Reduced Griffin’s diving swipe damage by 50%
– ARK PS4 1.56 update reduced Griffin’s dive bomb damage by 25%

Aberration Changes in ARK version 1.56

  • Doubled the number of supply crates per zone and made them last twice as long
  • Fixed a case where the Glide suit would cause you to float up against gravity
  • Fixed a case where Charge Batteries would not correctly drain in electrical structures
  • ARK update 1.56 addressed an unintended Gem Hierarchy, which would’ve allowed different color gems to be used in place of others for crafting
  • Fixed a case where the camera view would flip when using climbing picks
  • Prevented fertilized eggs from being transferred to servers not using the allow foreign dino setting
  • TEK Bed no longer clears the Reaper Offspring buff
  • ARK 1.56 for PS4 fixed a bug which would cause Supply Crates to drop Plant Species Z Seed blueprints
  • Molerat saddle no longer loses durability when hitting foliage, and reduced it’s over-time durability loss whilst rolling by 50%
  • Fixed multiple cases of invisibility for the Rock Drake and Basilisk
  • Fixed a case where a character would be stuck in the floating state when uploading dinos
  • ARK update 1.56 addressed multiple issues cases where Ravagers could get through the map
  • Fixed rugs not being freeform painted, or painted when placed on foundations.
  • Fixed a bug which allowed climbing dinos to move when encumbered
  • Removed the wood decal from Plant Z
  • Reaper Queen now has a particle indicator when ready to choose a host for its offspring (below the health threshold)
  • Addressed a case when climbing with the Rock Drake would rotate your vision
  • Wild Plant Species Z now heals and revitalizes players and their dinos when active (when nearby), and reduced its interval to generate Seeds
  • Flying fast with glider should now be less rubber-bandy
  • Updated localizations to include Aberration.
  • Fixed Metal Cliff platform using Stone structure damage settings. Requires Server Update.
  • Fixed Cliff Platforms having 12h decay time — now is 12d for Stone and 16d for Metal. Requires Server Update.
  • ARK version 1.56 fixed Zipline crash.
  • Made Wild Plant Species Z only heal, not replenish vitals, and only if not recently damaged, not handcuffed, and not a baby dino.
  • Fixed climbing Rock Drake not being able to damage targets
  • ARK 1.56 addressed a case where the Cavewolf would get stuck on ziplines.
ARK version 1.56
ARK version 1.56

Recently, big ARK Aberration update was released with new changes and features. Check your game update and download the latest ARK update 1.56 on PS4.