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The Torch is an utility club available to players.

Its primary attack is a 3 hit attack combo with double damage on the last hit. It doesn't have a secondary attack.

It provides light when equipped which scares off Necks, Boars, Greylings and Greydwarfs.

It can be equipped in both main and off hand.

Upgrade Information

Quality 1
Blunt 4
Fire 15
Durability 20
Crafting 1 Wood
1 Resin
Workbench level -


  • The player starts the game with a torch.
  • The torch passively loses durability when equipped and will stay lit for a maximum of 10 minutes (night lasts for 9 minutes).
  • Torches cannot be repaired and will simply disappear when its durability reaches 0%.
  • Cannot be placed on an Item Stand.
  • Despite its description, the torch does not provide the player with warmth.
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