This game is the sequel to Ark: Survival Evolved, which was an action-adventure title released in 2017. The title was developed by and focused mostly on the online aspects. Now, since Vin Diesel is present in Ark 2, it can be expected that the focus of this version will be more on the story aspects. The trailer also mentioned advanced technology with the atmosphere of Horizon Zero Dawn, which shows the difference from the first version.
The information published on the Xbox website shows that the game Ark 2 will be released in 2022 and as a console exclusive on the Xbox Series X and Series S consoles. Also, the trailer shown at The Game Awards 2020 was in-engine and it has some of the features you can expect.
Another point that we should mention is that Vin Diesel himself is one of the producers of this title. Apparently, he was a fan of the first version and played it for about 1000 hours.
Studio Wildcard’s sandbox game Ark 2 received a short teaser trailer during the Xbox and Bethesda event. Unfortunately, along with this trailer, we also saw the delay of the game. Instead of 2022, Ark 2 will be released in 2023. The good news is that the game will be available on Xbox Game Pass from launch day. Vin Diesel fights for survival as Santiago.
The Game Awards event
The Game Awards event is one of the most-watched and popular events in the video game industry. It has always been of interest to the audience and game makers. Even after the end of the event, it has been talked about in-game circles for a long time. Undoubtedly, one of the most interesting events of this ceremony was watching Mr. Vin Diesel in the role of Ark 2.
A cinematic trailer of the game was released in collaboration with IGN. In this trailer, we saw the presence of dinosaurs and humans, as well as primitive and modern weapons. The name of Mr. Van Diesel’s character is Santiago, and this information is all that we know about the game. Before the release of this trailer, the production of a serial animation related to the world of the game was also confirmed.