Ark: Survival Evolved: Many players are angry about the paid free upgrade
Stduio Wildcard announces the closure of the Ark: Survival Evolved servers to make room for the updated version, Ark: Survival boardedwhich will be a file premium Of all, it has literally pissed off many gamers, especially those who have been part of the Ark series community for years. The problem is that the update was promised as free To all owners of the game, but now the cold shower has arrived.
When the Ark: Survival Ascended update arrives, those who want to continue playing on public servers will have to purchase it for $49.99 on PC and Xbox (it will be bundled with Ark 2) and $39.99 on PlayStation. Those who do not pay will be able to continue playing, but only on private servers. In addition, players who pay will see the fee automatically carried over to the new version of the game. DLC must also be re-purchased through passes.
Naturally, the community didn’t take this well, also because the promises about the free update were very clear, as emphasized in the Reddit post below:
It must also be said that he didn’t even like it strap With Ark 2, also because the game, of which nothing has been seen so far, has been pushed back to the end of 2024 and it is not known what it will be like in reality.
In short, the combination of broken promises, new cash outlays to keep enjoying something you already own, the impossibility of continuing to play with the original title (except on private servers) and almost committing to buying a game he knows nothing about for optimism, being released in about two years, has produced a veritable hornet’s nest. , to which it is not clear how the developers will respond.
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