Now that ARK: Survival Evolved has been released on PlayStation 4, or will be released shortly if it isn’t December 6th in your region yet, you’ll also be able to make use of admin commands on your own servers or in singleplayer! To make it easy for you to find out what’s possible, we will provide you with access to all the commands and how to use them. Based on what you want, we point you to the right places. It’s for instance possible to spawn in dinosaurs and items, but also to fly around the map or enable godmode to walk around without theRead More →


Since the latest patch (v733) it is also possible to use the PC admin commands on Xbox One! This makes it possible for you to spawn in dinosaurs, items, fly around the map and much more. We will help you with this new addition, by giving you some valuable resources and an explanation on how you can use everything in your single player games and servers. How to enable Admin console commands on Xbox One? For the commands to work, you’ll need to go to the pause screen. There you should be able to find an option to input the cheats at the top ofRead More →

There is an earlier post on the summoning of dinos by using the ‘summon‘ command. However, there is a much more powerful command available which gives you more control over the dinos you can spawn in ARK: Survival Evolved. For this command you will need the full blueprint paths of each of the dinos. These can be found in the table below and used with the following command: cheat SpawnDino <blueprintPath> <spawnDistance> <spawn-Y-offset> <Z-offset> <dinoLevel> To spawn a level 120 beelzebufo right in front of you, you would for instance use the following command: cheat SpawnDino “Blueprint’/Game/PrimalEarth/Dinos/Toad/Toad_Character_BP.Toad_Character_BP'” 1 1 1 120 Please pay attention to theRead More →

You can spawn all creatures in ARK: Survival Evolved, by using the following console command (press TAB in-game to bring up the console): cheat summon <creatureBlueprint> If you are in singleplayer modus, it is not necessary to add ‘cheat’ before the summon command. Furthermore, the blueprint names you can input are listed in the table below. For spawning an Ankylosaurus for instance, you would use the following command: cheat summon Ankylo_Character_BP_C This will summon an Ankylosaurus at a random level and with random colors. If you want to have a creature of specific level, you can take a look at this post on advanced summoning. ThereRead More →

In this post the item IDs are displayed (in a very long list) of all the items you can spawn as an administrator in ARK: Survival Evolved up to patch v232. These items can be summoned in single players as well on your own servers where you have admin rights. The items that you spawn will be put inside your inventory, so be aware that you will get heavy easily when spawning multiple structure items. The item spawn command can be entered in the console (normally this is brought up by pressing TAB) and is as follows: cheat GiveItemNum <itemID> <quantity> <quality> <blueprint> The ‘cheat’ part isRead More →