ARK 2 is the sequel to the popular ARK Survival Evolved sandbox game series. Ever since its surprise announcement at The Game Awards 2020, fans have been excited about this next-gen sci-fi survival game.
Created by Jeremy Stieglitz and Jesse Rapczak, the ARK anime series is also generating some buzz among fans. The ARK franchise looks to have a lot in store for its fans in 2022. The sequel to the ARK Survival Evolved series will come to PC and next-gen consoles later, but will initially be released as an Xbox Series X/S exclusive.
ARK 2 at Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase 2022
ARK 2’s story takes place after Genesis Part 2, on an alien planet. All disengaged clones of the Genesis Ship were subsequently abandoned. Vin Diesel is said to be associated with the role of Santiago da Costa, a hacker from the Terran Federation, Santiago’s clone from Genesis Part 2.
Fans might see Santiago’s clone in this game, with an incomplete set of memories and a fractured personality of Santiago in Genesis Part 2. He is also the father of a mysterious child. Some creatures are also confirmed to appear in the game, including Rex, Pteranodon, Brontosaurus, Archeopteryx/Microraptor, an unnamed plant lizard, and unnamed humanoid creatures.
2022 Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase
The Xbox and Bethesda Showcase event will air on Sunday, June 12, 2022, starting at 1 p.m. ET. Players can watch it on IGN’s website, Facebook page, Twitter page, YouTube, and Twitch channel.
After the cancellation of E3 2022, the Xbox Games Showcase 2022 is sure to be one of the biggest gaming events of the year along with IGN’s Summer of Gaming event.
Games like Avowed, Everwild, Forza Motorsport, Contraband, Scorn have a high chance of appearing on Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase 2022. Along with these titles, fans are predicting that ARK 2 will appear in the Xbox-Bethesda event. This game may also be included in Xbox Game Pass.
Why ARK 2 may appear in Xbox and Bethesda Games Showcase 2022
The first evidence of an appearance is due to ARK Fjordur launching on June 12, the same day as the Xbox-Bethesda Showcase event. This leaves a chance for the ARK sequel to appear during the event.
Secondly, the enthusiastic tweet from Xbox Games Marketing General Manager Aron Greenberg about the game launching as an Xbox Series X/S console exclusive alludes to the game being showcased at the mentioned event.
Finally, this is the first time Wildcard Studios has released an ARK game, major update or expansion pack on Sunday. It also hints at the possibility of a special surprise, which is rumored to be an ARK 2 reveal during the Xbox-Bethesda Showcase 2022 event.
Whether the game shows up at the event or not, the ARK Fjordur and The ARK Animated series are going to be huge hits. Fans are already excited and excited to dive deeper into the new adventure.