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Bast Statue

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Bast Statue
  • Bast Statue item sprite
  • Bast Statue placed
Stack digit 9.pngStack digit 9.png
PlaceableYes (2 wide × 3 high)
Use time15 (Very fast)
TooltipIncreases defense by 5 when placed nearby
RarityRarity level: 1
Research1 required
Grants Buff
BuffThe Bast DefenseThe Bast DefenseDesktop Version
Buff tooltipDefense is increased by 5
DurationInfinite while in vicinity

The Bast Statue is a furniture item that grants a +5 Defense buff to players in its vicinity. The buff effect can be toggled via wire. The statue can be found in Sandstone Chests in the lower portion of the Underground Desert, or in Oasis Crates and Mirage Crates.

The buff is applied to any players standing within a 170x125 tile rectangular region centered on the Bast Statue, similar to Heart Lanterns and Campfires.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Multiple statues will not stack their effects. Two Bast Statues in a player's vicinity will still only grant +5 defense.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Bastet or Bast was the Egyptian goddess of protection, cats, perfume/ointments, fertility, pregnancy, children, music, the arts, and warfare.
  • The buff name "The Bast Defense" is probably a reference to the phrase "The best defense is a good offense" or "The Last Defense".

History[edit | edit source]