Paintbrush

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Paintbrush
Paintbrush.png
Apply a dye to this, then swing it at structures to paint them.
Item
Type Tool
Weight 0.5
Single use No
Decomposes in 2m
Item ID 38
Spawn Command
cheat giveitemnum 38 1 0 0
or
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Weapons/PrimalItem_WeaponPaintbrush.PrimalItem_WeaponPaintbrush'" 1 0 0
Found in Beacon Green


Crafting
Required level Level 9
Engram Points 3 EP
Crafting XP 1.4 XP
Unlocks Spray Painter.png Spray Painter


Ingredients
Resources breakdown
1 × Wood.png Wood
3 × Hide.png Hide
10 × Thatch.png Thatch


Overview[edit | edit source]

The Paintbrush is used in combination with Dyes to paint Structures, Creatures, other players and yourself. To paint items, see Dye for more information.

Usage[edit | edit source]

To use a paintbrush, drag the wanted color on the paintbrush in your inventory. After equipping the paintbrush, "attack" (Left Mousebutton, Xbox: RT, PS4: R2) the target to color it with the brush. If you want to use multiple colors, it can be more sparing on dye usage to have multiple brushes, each loaded with a different dye.

When painting structures, you can now select which region of the structure you want to color. Creatures, players and certain objects (like the War Map.png War Map or Single Panel Flag.png Single Panel Flag) don't have any paint regions to select from, but instead you can freely doodle on them. See Painting for more information on doodling, and loading and saving of custom doodles.

The brush contains 10 charges of the selected color, so you can paint more than one structure part or with more than one color. If you are able to make one, the Spray Painter is a more sparing use of dye for painting structures, and is much faster.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Paintbrushes have a durability that can be seen when it runs out of dye.