Rotten Egg

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Rotten Egg
  • Rotten Egg item sprite
Stack digit 9.pngStack digit 9.pngStack digit 9.png
Statistics
Type
Damage13 Desktop, Console, and Mobile versions / 10 Old-gen console version3DS version (Ranged Desktop versionOld-gen console versionMobile version3DS version / Throwing Console Version)
Knockback6.5 (Strong)
Critical chance4%
Use time19 (Very fast)
Velocity9
TooltipBest used for pranking townsfolk
Rarity00*Rarity level: 0
Research99 required
Projectile created
  • Rotten Egg
    Rotten Egg
Animation of the Rotten Egg.

Rotten Eggs are consumable Desktop versionOld-gen console versionMobile version3DS version ranged / Console Version throwing weapons obtained commonly from Goodie Bags, which are dropped during the Halloween season, and shaking treesDesktop and Mobile versions during that time. They explode on impact, with no chance of being retrieved.

Rotten Eggs are unique in that they are the only player-wielded weapons that can damage friendly NPCs by default. (The Clothier and Guide Voodoo Dolls allow killing their respective NPCs, but are not wielded as weapons.) They are a slow but effective way of killing NPCs.

Rotten Eggs benefit from Desktop versionOld-gen console versionMobile version3DS version ranged / Console Version throwing damage and critical strike chance bonuses.

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History[edit | edit source]

  • Desktop 1.3.0.1:
    • Damage increased from 10 to 13.
    • Weapon type changed from Ranged to Throwing.
  • Console 1.0.750.0: (PS4)
    • Damage increased from 10 to 13.
    • Weapon type changed from Ranged to Throwing.
  • Mobile 1.3.0.7:
    • Damage increased from 10 to 13.
    • Weapon type changed from Ranged to Throwing.
    • Now correctly damages friendly NPCs.