Ark Survival Evolved Update Version 1.86 (PS4) Patch Notes 289.100 (PC, Xbox One)

Studio Wildcard has released a brand new Ark Survival Evolved update version 289.100 for PC. It is not yet out for PS4 and Xbox One. Here are the patch notes for this update.

Ark Survival Evolved is from Studio Wildcard, who have recently released another early access game, Atlas, on Steam. Since the end of last year, they haven’t released any major update for Ark Survival Evolved on Steam, but that is changing with today’s update that fixes many of the issues registered by the users.

Ark Survival Evolved update version 1.86 for PS4 will be released later. The official Ark Survival Evolved update version is 289.100 on PC. Here are the patch notes for this update.

Ark Survival Evolved Update Version (1.86) Patch Notes 289.100 (PC, Xbox One)

Current Version: 289.100


  • Structures now block dive damage
  • Fixed issue with dive damage not being reduced by armor
  • Ice breath should no longer go through Managarmr when aiming backwards and aiming for the opposite side


  • Fix for exploit involving chairs
  • Fix for exploit involving ladders
  • Fix for exploit involving Tapejara
  • Fix for exploit involving Crab


  • Can no longer place C4 on platform saddles

Tek Bridge

  • Fixed issue with placement where bridge incorrectly identified other structures as enemy structures


  • Fix for players getting disconnected when accessing a terminal with too much in their tribute inventory (achievement rewards)


  • Fix turret damage calculation so that damage is consistent at low framerate


  • Can now press N to turn on crosshair while equipped


  • Adding whistle land flyers command into the keybindings options so that it can be bound

Server Stability

  • Fix for rare crash

Orbital Supply Drop

  • Fix for some corrupt dinos being stuck in attack in place after the crate is completed/destroyed


  • Fix Scout being destroyed by your own turret on spawn


  • Breath FX appears when Velonasaur is on low stamina only


  • Enabled hit pause on low fps swings
  • Fix for Meks consuming Element Dust


  • Improved placement of health bar for Ice and Forest titans
  • Saddle physics improvements


  • Fix formatting of Names with embedded URLs


  • Improved tribe log report


  • Fix for Ascension skipping cinematics for saved games
  • Fixed spawning below world in Crater Forest
  • Fix for dome transition issue on reload
  • Plugged numerous map holes
  • Updated Forbidden Zone spawners
  • Structure prevention volume updated to allow building in the City Trench eastern sewer pipe/building.
  • Prevented flyers in Desert Cave
  • Floating foliage removed
  • Fixed multiple places where players could get stuck
  • Fixed erroneous Wasteland debuffs
  • Updated several placements of kill barriers
  • Fixed erroneous undermesh teleport spots
  • Removed unnecessary meshes under Crater Forest

Scorched Earth

  • Fixed multiple map holes

The Island

  • Fixed a map hole

Mesh Memory Optimizations for:

  • Titanomyrma (both crawling and flying versions)
  • Arkaeology Soil Pile
  • Smoke Grenade
  • Basilisk
  • Bear Trap
  • Hide Shirt
  • Wooden Cage
  • Carno Saddle
  • Chemistry Bench
  • Chitin Boots
  • Chitin Gloves
  • Chitin Pants
  • Chitin Shirt
  • Cluster Grenade
  • Campfire
  • Corrupt Pants
  • Crossbow
  • Doedicurus Saddle
  • Ichthyosaurus Saddle
  • Meganeura
  • Dropped Torch
  • Dung Beetle
  • Extinction – Ascension Props
  • Extinction – Crater Forest Element Column
  • Extinction – Crater Forest Butte
  • Extinction – Crater Terrain
  • Extinction – Desert Butte
  • Extinction – Element Vein Ribbon
  • Extinction – Forbidden Zone Tendrils
  • Extinction – Iceland Glaciers
  • Extinction – Iceland Mountain Peaks
  • Extinction – Sinkhole
  • Extinction – Snow Cave Rock
  • Extinction – Sulfur Pools
  • Extinction – Wasteland Rocks
  • Raft
  • Glowstick
  • King Titan Trophy Head
  • Hide Boots
  • Hide Gloves
  • Hide Pants
  • Mammoth Saddle
  • Megalodon Saddle
  • Metal Roof
  • Orbital Supply Drop
  • Parachute Harness
  • Parasaur Saddle
  • Phiomia Saddle
  • Ragnarok – Wooden Roof
  • Raptor
  • Rex
  • Bronto
  • Shotgun
  • Scout Remote
  • Scorched Torch Skin
  • Slingshot
  • Sloped Thatch Roof
  • Sloped Thatch Wall
  • Sloped Wooden Wall
  • Spear
  • Plant Species X
  • Stone Pick
  • Stego
  • Taxidermy Platform Large
  • Taxidermy Platform Small
  • Tek Shield Generator
  • The Center – Ocean Trench Biolum Vine
  • The Island – Alien Tech Column
  • The Island – Element Column
  • The Island – Ice Caves
  • The Island – Icicle Wall
  • The Island – Redwood Fallen
  • The Island – Tek Runes
  • The Island – Underwater Canyon
  • The Island – Coral Reef
  • The Island – Rock Formation
  • The Island – Biolum Vine
  • Therizino Saddle
  • Torch
  • Trike
  • Carbonemys Saddle
  • Default Survivior Clothing
  • Wooden Pillar
  • Wooden Roof
  • Zipline Harness

Ark Survival Evolved is available now for the PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch.

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