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Top 15 Best ARK: Survival Evolved PC Mods You Can’t Play Without

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You need these mods in your ARK life.

Need a faster way to traverse ARK’s map? Look no further than the Jetpack mod. This awesome upgrade gives you a birdseye view of the action and evens the playing fields versus pesky Quetzals.

Pimp my Home lets you build your own pad in the wilderness, complete with modern walls, windows, doors, and stairs. There are multiplayer servers that run this mod listed on the steam page.

With the Final Fantasy VII Swords mod, you can slice up any Raptors that look at you the wrong way with either the Buster or Masamune sword. Both swords are craftable via engrams and inventory.

If you’re tired of running from dinos and want to give them a taste of their own medicine, try the Play as a Dino mod. Not only can you play as a variety of different dinos, you can also breed and hatch little babies to make your own dino family!

Unlockable at level 25, the Dino Tracker is essentially a GPS system that locates Dinos you have tamed from anywhere on the map. no matter where you are on any map. When active, yellow crosses will hover over your Dinos, which makes finding them super easy.

Eco in Wonderland adds some beautiful new flora to ARK that you can craft into your own garden paradise. There are 100 new species of plants, including trees, flowers, scrub, and even mushroom. The team over at Eco do some other superb mods if you’re interested in other botanical improvements.

Fans of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld books will appreciate this super mod.
The World Turtle spawns an enormous tamable turtle that can carry a giant castle on its back. It is similar in size and power to a Titan.

The Improved Dinos mod adds improved elite dino varients with with cosmetic and gameplay differences over vanilla dino types. These tougher dinos offer a chance to harvest better gear blueprints. They are much harder to take down but if you can manage it, you’ll get some excellent loot without having to farm the equivalent of several standard types.

NPC Bush People mod adds wild tameable humanoid mobs that are capable of building symmetrical NPC structures and raiding player bases. Not the friendliest looking bunch, but at least you won’t feel quite so lonely.

The Health and Torpor Bars adds bars into the game, which makes it feel a little more like a traditional RPG. It’s also super helpful, allowing you to gauge enemy life and level before taking it on.

The ARK Futurism mod is a total overhaul that swaps out vanilla dinos for futuristic robotic dinos, automated gun turrets, and fusion powered bases. The has a substantial community and is constantly being updated.

A long, long time ago, in an ARK far, far away… STARK WARS: Survival Evolved was born. The mod adds a massive amount of Star Wars content, including vehicles, weapons, and tamable droids. There’s even a TIE Fighter!

Now you can tame Dodos, saddle up, and ride them in battle! You can craft a saddle for your rideable dodos, giving them an armor boost, too, which will be useful in battle because the creatures are neutral and fight back when provoked.

Ultra Stacks  is a stacking mod for ARK Evolved that makes inventory management much easier. Not only does the mod change the quantity and weight of items, changes have also been made to some of the spoiling times as well. Most spoiling times have been doubled, and other items have their spoiling time increased even more.

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