ARK 2.64 Patch Notes for PS4 (694.4) and Xbox (934.2) – August 5, 2021


Ark update 2.64 is now available to download on PS4 (694.4) and Xbox One (934.2). According to the official ARK 2.64 patch notes, the latest update brings a long list of bug fixes and gameplay changes. Apart from this, Ark version 2.64 also includes stability fixes.

Previously, a big update added various tweaks as well as fixes for multiplayer. Recently, a hotfix was also released.

Unfortunately, players are still facing issues while playing the game online. Today’s ARK PS4 update 2.64 will fix a few of these errors.


ARK Patch Notes for PS4 (694.4) and Xbox One (934.2)

  • Addressed an issue where you could get inaccurate taming effectiveness on some creatures
  • Fixed Megalodon gestation time (once again matches Megaloceros)
  • Fixed some placement issues with some trophies
  • Fixed some cases where certain Explorer Notes would not play when accessed via the Explorer Note UI
  • Addressed an issue where HLNA crafting Explorer Notes would not unlock when using different characters on the same account
  • Fixed some cases on Genesis Part 1 where the Explorer Notes would not unlock properly on the server
  • Fixed a case where wild Snow Owls wouldn’t be able to attack
  • Fixed HLNA opacity settings not affecting her movement SFX
  • Addressed an issue where you couldn’t craft TEK Replicator on Genesis Part 1
  • Addressed an issue where players could move Netted Creatures
  • Fixed some cases where the Noglin could attach in cases it shouldn’t, and some cases where after a Noglin has attached it would be in a broken state.
  • Addressed an issue on the Starwing Strike mission where your camera could get stuck using a gamepad
  • Fixed a case where players sometimes did not get their race creatures/canoe.
  • Addressed an issue where some saddle engrams were missing from their respective crafting stations
  • Addressed an issue where some items with overlays would cause serious visual issues in split screen
  • Addressed an issue where defeating King Kaiju wouldn’t display on your implant
  • Addressed an issue where Baryonyx wouldn’t regenerate health on killing fish
  • Addressed an issue with Brontosaurus IK
  • Fixed some level design related bugs such as holes, floating foliage, incorrect volumes, incorrect damage multipliers.
  • Addressed an issue where players would be unable to remount the Voidwyrm if the player was killed during the taming process
  • Addressed an issue causing visual artifacts in water
  • Addressed an issue where some wild creatures wouldn’t be able to damage each other
  • Addressed an issue where you wouldn’t be able to use ‘0000’ as a valid pin on Pressure Plates & TEK Sensors
  • Addressed an issue where Lamp Post, Omni Lights, and TEK Lights were having their options reset when you would leave stasis/render distance
  • Addressed an issue which allowed the Zero G buff to persist outside of the space biome
  • Fixed & protected against multiple exploits
  • Fixed & protected against multiple server and client crashes
  • Fixed some server stalls
  • Fixed some cases where players could get into a desync state
  • Addressed an issue which caused unclaimed baby dino corposes to fall through the map when killed
  • Addressed an issue where Shadowmane could do higher than intended damage in some cases
  • Addressed an issue where turrets that were powered by the “Copy Settings” feature would not automatically turn back on when the generator they were powered by was refueled.
  • Addressed an issue which made players unable to use the TEK Sword charge ability when the Shoulder Cannon was equipped
  • Fixed some false positive anti-mesh detection
  • Fixed some cases where certain structures were not respecting Tribe Rank Rules
  • Addressed an issue where the Egg Incubator would not display stats for certain creature eggs, such as the Bloodstalker and Megachelon
  • Addressed an issue where Cryopod UI would display incorrectly display hidden colour regions
  • Addressed an issue which prevented TEK Skiffs from being crafted due to nearby Voidwyrms
  • Addressed an issue which prevented resources from respawning due to nearby Voidwyrms
  • Addressed an issue which caused Gacha’s to provide the wrong fungal wood
  • Fixed some more edge cases where Noglins’ could still fly certain flying creatures under water
  • Fixed some more edge cases where mission data could have been lost
  • Prevented being able to drop eggs in the non-overworld Mission zones (such as Survive The ARK)
  • Fixed some exploits
  • Fixed some server and client crashes
  • Fixed some VO Bugs
  • Fixed some PVE exploits
  • Addressed an issue where the Noglin chibi was always in its default animation
  • Addressed an issue where Genesis Part 1 Missions could not be tracked
  • Addressed an issue where the Mini Gun would reset to primitive quality after server restarts
  • Unofficials can now enable additional dupe protection using the following commandline: -UseItemDupeCheck (Note: this could have an impact on mods, so use with caution)
  • 6x Structure Damage has been removed from vents on Genesis Part 2
  • Exintction Explorer Note #21 has been moved so it is no longer in the mesh
  • Prevented being able to build through Mission Dispatchers on Genesis Part 2
  • Significantly reduced the delay when transferring items between inventories or dropping items on the ground (a side effect of a crash and stall related fix from the previous patch)
  • Noglins can attach to flyers and use them in non-flyzones but not underwater
  • Net immunity cooldown increased from 10 seconds to 30 seconds
  • When releasing a dino from a cryopod on servers using bEnableCryopodNerf, the creature will not be able to be netted for the duration of that buff. On Official PvP, this is set to 10 seconds.
  • Plant Species R decay timer has been increased to 20 days
  • TEK Sensor and canvas now respect enemy foundation range
  • Made some tweaks to the Starwing Strike race so it can no longer be completed without moving the Astrodelphis.
  • Creatures spawned by Hunt Missions can no longer be netted
  • Made some balance tweaks to Trap and Hunt missions to reduce overall difficulty
  • Race missions prep time has been doubled
  • Shadowmane can no longer jump/blink when it has C4 attached to it (similarly to the Managarmr)
  • Updated some text string to be more accurate
  • Two new admin commands:
    • Cheat AddChibiExp <HowMuch>
    • Cheat AddChibiExpToPlayer <PlayerID> <HowMuch>

Download free ARK update 2.64 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.