Diseases

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Diseases

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Diseases can affect your stats negatively

Information

Players can become sick when infected with diseases. Many diseases will be added, with various cure-related items, such as extracts from the Ammonite and Woolly Rhino Horn.

Disease Prevention[edit | edit source]

  • Investing attribute points in Fortitude.png Fortitude will boost your natural immunity to Disease by a small percentage. While the data isn't available, the Patch Notes for v242.6 confirm that 90 Fortitude (or 45 level-ups in Fortitude at 2 points per level-up) will grant an 80% reduction in Disease chance.
  • A Gas Mask.png Gas Mask will protect you from airborne contagions. (The gas mask will protect you from swamp fever)

Contagious Diseases[edit | edit source]

Swamp Fever

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HUD Text: Swamp Fever: Health, Damage, Weight, Stamina & Speed are permanently decreased until Cured!


Effects:

Vectors:

  • Contact transmission with a Diseased Leech.png Diseased Leech.
  • (PVP) Airborne transmission from infected Human.png Humans and tamed Dodo.png Dodos. Dead Dodos that were infected still carry swamp fever.
  • (PVE) Airborne transmission from infected tribemates.

Cure:

  • Lesser Antidote.png Lesser Antidote
  • Upon administration of the cure, Humans and Dodos have immunity from this disease for three minutes.
  • Leveling up any of your attributes removes the sickness. (No longer works.)
  • Making use of an Obelisk or Beacon to transfer your survivor to a new server will purge it of this disease. On the new server, you can transfer back in the same way to continue on your current server without Swamp Fever. This is often much easier to do if you are unable to acquire the many rare ingredients required for an antidote.

Notes:

  • Bug Repellant.png Bug Repellant will render you invisible to Leeches as a preventative measure. However, they will still be aggressive if you attack them.

Gallery:



Mega Rabies

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HUD Text: Health and stamina rapidly decreasing!


Effects:

Vectors:

Cure: Lesser Antidote.png Lesser Antidote

Notes:


Gallery:


Non-Contagious Disease[edit | edit source]

Radiation Sickness

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Message: N/A

HUD Text: you to take damage over time!


Effects: Loses 1 point hp every second

Vectors:

  • Entering an Elements region of Aberration without Full Hazard Protection. Effect stacks.

Cure:

  • Mushroom Brew (Aberration).png Mushroom Brew Aberration Icon.png Can be given to tamed dino not suited for Element regions immunity to radiation. Effect does not stack. Cannot be consumed by humans.
  • Auric Mushroom (Aberration).png Auric Mushroom Aberration Icon.png Can be eaten to remove ~4 seconds of radiation sickness per 1.
  • Hazard Suit Shirt (Aberration).png Hazard Suit Aberration Icon.png Must be worn in full to take effect. Note: wearing the suit does not remove existing radiation sickness, it only prevents acquiring it in the first place, or extending the duration of existing radiation sickness.
  • Lamprey.png Lamprey Have a lamprey attached to you. Provides Charge light and Radiation immunity so long as it remains attached. Does not remove existing radiation sickness however.

Notes: This status occurs on Aberration map by being around radioactive parts of the map. Not wearing the whole Hazard Suit will cause you to take damage over time.

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Lamprey Poison

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Message: N/A

HUD Text: Health, Damage, Stamina, & Weight are permanently decreased until Cured or wears off!


Effects:

Vectors:

  • 2% Contact transmission with a Lamprey.png Lamprey.

Cure:

  • Nameless Venom (Aberration).png Nameless Venom Aberration Icon.png
  • Upon administration of the cure, Humans and Dodos have immunity from this disease for three minutes.
  • Leveling up any of your attributes removes the sickness.

Notes:

  • Bug Repellant.png Bug Repellant will render you invisible to Lampreys as a preventative measure. However, they will still be aggressive if you attack them.

Gallery:


Achievement[edit | edit source]

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Cure-All

Cure yourself of Swamp Fever.


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