ARK: Survival Evolved – DirectX12 Patch Coming This Friday, Offers 20% Performance Improvement

Studio Wildcard has announced that this Friday, a new patch that will add DX12 support will be released for ARK: Survival Evolved. According to the team, the DX12 path offers approximately 20% better performance over the DX11 path. In addition, a new dinosaur will be added via this upcoming update.

Here are the key features of ARK: Survival Evolved’s Friday patch:

– New Creature: Mesopithecus
– Smoke Grenades
– DirectX12 Mode for Windows 10! Approximate +20% perf
– “Survival of the Fittest: Unnatural Selection” Event + Tournament