As a man or woman stranded naked, freezing and starving on the shores of a mysterious island called ARK, you must hunt, harvest resources, craft items, grow crops, research technologies and build shelters to withstand the harsh elements. Use your cunning and resources to kill or tame & breed the leviathan dinosaurs and other primeval creatures roaming the land, and team up with or prey on hundreds of other players to survive, dominate…and escape!
Use cunning strategy and tactics to tame, train, ride and breed the 100+ dinosaurs and other primeval creatures roaming the dynamic, persistent ecosystems across land, sea, air, and even underground
Build your character's strengths and gain items, skills, and pet creatures using in-depth role-playing systems
Start a tribe with hundreds of other players to survive and dominate competing tribes...and ultimately discover ARK's true purpose
Build a fire or shelter, then craft customizable clothing & armors to help protect against damage and extreme temperatures on your way to unlocking advanced technologies and equipment
Chop down trees and mine metal and other precious resources to build massive multi-leveled structures composed of complex snap-linked parts