22 Mar 2021 9:23 AM +00:00

The Forest: How To Make A Bow And Arrows - Recipe And Materials

The Forest is all about survival and to survive you need food.

This is where you'll need to hunt.

Of course, you can chase after animals and swing at them with your axe but it's not very effective.

So, let's make a bow and get to hunting!

Keep reading to find out the recipe to create a bow.

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How To Make A Bow

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Creating a bow will set you back 1 Stick and 1 Cloth and 1 Rope.

Getting Sticks is easy, you can find some on the group or cut at a bush and they will fall onto the ground.

You can find cloth in the suitcases surrounded the plan crash or in cannibal villages.

Rope can be obtained two ways, one of which is to combine 7 Cloth, otherwise, you can find them in cannibal villages.

Combine all of the items in your backpack by right-clicking them.

Once you have them all in the middle, right-click the cogwheel and you'll have yourself a bow.

How To Make Arrows

Now let's make some arrows to use with our bow.

Creating arrows will require 1 Stick and 5 Feathers.

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You can craft 5 arrows at a time.

You can collect sticks as mentioned earlier.

To get feathers you'll need to kill some birds.

When you do so, you should see some feathers floating in the air.

Otherwise, you can set up a birdhouse.

Combine the Stick and Feathers in your backpack by right-clicking them.

Once you have them all in the middle, right-click the cogwheel and you'll have some arrows!

You can also create an arrow basket to store any extra you have! This will become vital later into the game.

Arrow Types

There are a few different types of arrows in the game.

Each can be created by adding extra items, you can find them below:

  • Bone Arrows
    • Add 5 bones to the recipe
    • Deals 40% more damage
  • Fire Arrows
    • Add 1 Cloth and 1 Booze to the recipe
    • Makes arrows flammable
    • Deals burn damage
  • Poison Arrows
    • Add Twin Berries, Snow Berries, Amanita Mushroom or Jack Mushroom to the recipe
    • Deals poison damage.
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