Artifact of the Shadows

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Artifact of the Shadows
Artifact of the Shadows.png

Found within the depths of Aberration.
Only one of these may be carried at a time by an organism.

Stack size
Added in
Spawn Command
cheat gfi ArtifactAB_2 1 0 0
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Items/Artifacts/PrimalItemArtifactAB_2.PrimalItemArtifactAB_2'" 1 0 0
  • Artifact of the Depths.png
  • Artifact of the Shadows.png
  • Artifact of the Stalker.png

The Artifact of the Shadows is one of the three Artifacts introduced in Aberration, along with Artifact of the Depths and Artifact of the Stalker, and also available on Crystal Isles.

It is located in Hidden Grotto on Aberration and in Eldritch Isle on Crystal Isles.

It respawns after 3 minutes and 15 seconds on servers or after 30 minutes in singleplayer.

Map Location

For an interactive map of all artifacts and other exploration spots see the Explorer Maps for The Island, The Center, Scorched Earth, Ragnarok, Aberration, Extinction, Valguero, Genesis: Part 1, Crystal Isles, Genesis: Part 2, Lost Island and Fjordur.
Note that these maps currently may not work on mobile devices

Hidden Grotto
Crystal Isles
Eldritch Isle
Aberration Map.jpg
red: The artifact at lat 50.5, lon 72.6
white: Cave entrance at lat 55.2, lon 65.9
Crystal Isles Topographic Map.jpg
red: The artifact at lat 23.6, lon 73.6
white: Cave entrance at lat 24.81, lon 71.73

Position Command


cheat setplayerpos 181170 4397 -7593

Crystal Isles
cheat setplayerpos 401741 -401463 -14421 159.03 4.71


  • Console command to spawn an artifact crate: cheat summon ArtifactCrate_2_AB_C