Ark Survival Evolved update brings split screen and beer.

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For all you keen Ark players a new update is out and its brought a whole host of goodies with it.

The latest patch brings us to version 731 and with it the long-awaited Split Screen ability, so there is no reason you have to die alone now. We’re also introduced to three new dinosaurs, the Dung Beetle, Dimetrodon and Gallimimus.

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Along with a whole host of other features the main updates include;

  • SWAT-style Assault Armor for all your raiding needs!
  • Greenhouse structure pieces to aid survivors in growing crops
  • The shockingly powerful Electric Prod easily capable of knocking you out.
  • Deep-Sea Loot Crates: swim into the deep and discover the highly valuable loot that exists below
  • Craftable Beer Kegs for making tasty brews, with various status enhancing effects, however the subsequent ‘hangover’ effects are not so pleasant!
  • Loads of bug fixes, serious performance update (~15%), fixed memory leak
  • Non-dedicated servers now support up to Eight survivors and 33% larger tether distance

So what do you think about the patch update, what are you looking forward to trying out?

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