Help FAQ & In-game Commands

Got a question or need some help check out our Help and FAQ page, if you cannot find the answer here feel free to contact us on Discord. If the same questions are asked frequently we will add them here.

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Q. I am trying to connect, but my connection times out, what is wrong?

You have probably not installed the mods we use on our servers before trying to connect. Use the two links below to subscribe to the mods in Steam for the cluster you are playing on. Once installed you should be able to connect seamlessly.

(WNG) PvE Cluster Mods
(WNG) PvE Dead Survival Mods

Q. How do I add servers to Steam to connect to them?

For a easy instructions on how to add our servers to your Favourites list in Steam checkout our guide here.

Q. What is ARc and how do I use it?

ARc is the in-game currency we use on our Ark: Survival Evolved servers, it allows you to trade with other players in-game, and buy items from the in-game Reward Vault.

Q. How do I get ARc?

There are a number of ways to get ARc both in-game and out of game.

  • ARc is rewarded for donating to the upkeep of the servers
  • Voting for our servers will also award ARc in-game
  • Ark Ranks provide monthly and daily income of ARc to collect from the Reward Vault

ARc also drops from in-game activities, these include, but are not limited to:

  • Beacons
  • Loot Crates
  • Ultimate Lifeforms

You also get a small daily amount of ARc for visiting the Reward Vault and a larger bonus for every 4 hours of playtime delivered automatically.

You can also trade ARc with other players for items and services.

Q. What is Titanium, Iridium, Platinum, Thorium and Khorium and how do I use it?

There are different denominations of the ARc currency, this is what they are worth:

Gold ARc Bar = 1 ARc
Titanium ARc Bar = 10 ARc
Iridium ARc Bar = 50 ARc
Platinum ARc Bar = 100 ARc
Thorium ARc Bar = 500 ARc
Khorium = 1000 ARc

Q. Can I convert my ARc back to bars for trading?

Yes you can. You can purchase all denominations from the Reward Vault.

Q. How do I buy items from the Reward Vault in-game?

Once you have created a character you will automatically learn the Reward Vault Engram at level 5 this allows you to build the Reward Vault, Once you have a Reward Vault you can claim your in-game rewards and spend your ARc.

Q. How do I list items for sale in-game?

At level 38 you can build the Auction House, this will enable you to trade with other players and purchase items, eggs and tames they have put up for sale.

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