Bone Shards are an item found in the Reign of Giants DLC. They are obtained by hammering Bones and Skeletons, by destroying Tumbleweeds, when attacking Hound Mounds, or as vomited gifts from friendly Catcoons. Bone Shards are used in several crafting recipes.
After all the natural Bones, Skeletons and Hound Mounds in the world have been destroyed, the only way to farm Bone Shards with a 100% drop is by hammering the player's own skeleton, which is generated when the player dies. To be able to hammer it, player needs to be resurrected, otherwise the game will end.
Bone Shards are also included in the Shipwrecked DLC. They can be obtained by digging up X Marks the Spot treasure chests and by Hammering Spoiled Fish. Using a Trawl Net in the Deep Ocean also has a chance to yield Bone Shards. They are used in a variety of additional crafting recipes such as the Snakeskin Hat, the Snakeskin Jacket, the Captain Hat and the Pirate Hat.
Don't Starve TogetherEdit
In Don't Starve Together, Bone Shards are dropped after attempting to open the Loot Stash with the Deer Antler, causing Klaus and his two Gem Deer to spawn. Killing a No-Eyed Deer with an Antler has 50% probability to drop a Bone Shard.
|Pickable without tools||Cut Grass • Twigs • Cut Reeds • Petals • (Seashell • Dubloons )|
|Obtained using||Log • Living Log • Charcoal • (Palm Leaf )|
|Obtained using||Rocks • Flint • Gold Nugget • Nitre • Gems • Marble • (Charcoal • Coral )|
|Obtained using||(Rocks • Flint • Gold Nugget • Nitre • Gems • Sand )|
|Obtained using||Vine • Bamboo|
|Obtained by trading||Gold Nugget • Gems • (Dubloons )|
|Obtained by other methods||(Obsidian • Tar )|