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Wilson Portrait
You could fit a whole lot of science in there.

Wilson

Willow Portrait
I could fit like a million lighters in here.

Willow

Wolfgang Portrait
Is for carry more thing.

Wolfgang

Wendy Portrait
A pack. Now I can carry an even heavier burden.

Wendy

WX-78 Portrait
UPGRADED STORAGE MODULE

WX-78

Wickerbottom Portrait
I could fit many books in here.

Wickerbottom

Woodie Portrait
That's my rucksack.

Woodie

Waxwell Portrait
I wish there were porters around here.

Maxwell

Wigfrid Portrait
A pörtable armöry.

Wigfrid

Webber Portrait
It's like a second abdomen we can store things in.

Webber

Walani Portrait
To haul my stuff around.

Walani

Warly Portrait
It has my back.

Warly

Woodlegs Portrait
I be packin' now.

Woodlegs


The Backpack is a Survival Item that serves to expand the character's inventory. It requires 4 Cut Grass and 4 Twigs to craft and a Science Machine to prototype. The Backpack itself cannot be placed in the inventory or in Chests and only one may be equipped at a time.

When a Backpack is created it automatically equips itself in the Chest Slot if it is available. Wearing the Backpack provides 8 additional inventory slots. This item uses the same equipment slot as Armor and Vests, which means wearing one requires sacrificing the benefits of the other.

Although Backpacks cannot be placed in the inventory or in Chests, they can be dropped on the ground and used for storage. Any item hovered over a Backpack while it's on the ground will give the 'Store' option, allowing the pack to be filled without equipping it.

In the Reign of Giants DLC, the Backpack is a flammable item. When set on fire, everything insides won't be affected by fire but the Backpack will eventually burn to Ashes, dropping anything it had inside. Care should be taken when dropping a backpack near a campfire to prevent it from burning. The backpack is not waterproof, but items in the backpack will take longer to get wet than your main inventory. If the player does not have full water protection, it is recommended to keep one's fuel and food items in a backpack during the rain.

PiggybackEdit

Wilson Portrait
This little piggy's gone... "home".

Wilson

Willow Portrait
I made a backpack out of butts!

Willow

Wolfgang Portrait
Smelly bag!

Wolfgang

Wendy Portrait
They are more useful in death.

Wendy

WX-78 Portrait
UPGRADED STORAGE MODULE V2.0

WX-78

Wickerbottom Portrait
A face only necessity could love.

Wickerbottom

Woodie Portrait
I used all parts of the pig.

Woodie

Waxwell Portrait
Oh, that's just demeaning.

Maxwell

Wigfrid Portrait
The pig died with hönör, then gave tö me this pack.

Wigfrid

Webber Portrait
It holds so much stuff!

Webber

Walani Portrait
Was it worth it?

Walani

Warly Portrait
Cochon bag!

Warly

Woodlegs Portrait
From th'flesh o'th'boar.

Woodlegs

The Piggyback is a type of Backpack which requires 4 Pig Skins, 6 Silk, and 2 Ropes to craft and an Alchemy Engine to prototype. It is a larger Backpack which has 12 inventory slots but reduces walking speed by 20% while equipped. It has 4 more slots than a Backpack, but 2 fewer slots than the Krampus Sack. It cannot be placed in the inventory or in Chests.

As of the Reign of Giants update, "A Feet of Strength", the Piggyback and its contents are waterproof and will not cause sanity drain while equipped. The Piggyback does not give the player any rain resistance, and using it in conjunction with an Umbrella will not protect the rest of the player's items from wetness. The movement speed penalty was also reduced from -20% to -10% in this update. Used with the Walking Cane, the penalty is negated and the player's speed increased to 115%.

Krampus SackEdit

Wilson Portrait
Ew. It has Krampus slime all over it.

Wilson

Willow Portrait
The holidays came early this year!

Willow

Wolfgang Portrait
I have goat man's sack.

Wolfgang

Wendy Portrait
It smells of goat.

Wendy

WX-78 Portrait
STORAGE MODULE 2.0

WX-78

Wickerbottom Portrait
It seems bigger inside than out.

Wickerbottom

Woodie Portrait
I feel bad taking someone else's sack.

Woodie

Waxwell Portrait
It's really light.

Maxwell

Wigfrid Portrait
I can fit everything in here!

Wigfrid

Webber Portrait
We could put more in but we're scared to touch the stuff he left inside.

Webber

Walani Portrait
A bag of stolen goods.

Walani

Warly Portrait
Infinite pocket space!

Warly

Woodlegs Portrait
Woodlegs'll ne'er leave treasure behind again!

Woodlegs

The Krampus Sack  is a wearable storage item, like the Backpack. It is an extremely rare drop from Krampus, with only a 1% chance to drop. It has 14 inventory slots, 6 more than a Backpack and 2 more than a Piggyback. It cannot be placed in the player's inventory or in Chests, and it can't be lit on fire.

Even though the importance of only two extra slots may be minimal, the Krampus Sack doesn't slow the player down like the Piggyback does, making it a much better alternative. However, with a lowly 1% drop rate and a significant time investment to spawn a Krampus, it should be said that during any given game it's possible that the player might spend more time trying to get the item than would be saved by not walking slower with the Piggyback. It may be better to ultimately treat the Krampus Sack as an unexpected bonus and/or something to only strive for in one's spare time.

The quickest way to spawn Krampus is by killing a Glommer, so players should take advantage of every full moon cycle to retrieve the Glommer Flower and kill the Glommer in an area where any spawned Krampus will quickly die. Passive mobs will be aggressive towards Krampus, so a Pig or Bunnyman village would be an ideal location to kill a Glommer. Tooth Traps work as well, but Krampus might steal the traps instead of setting them off.

Insulated Pack Reign of Giants icon Edit

Glommer Main article: Insulated Pack

Wilson Portrait
The fur keeps the temperature inside stable.

Wilson

Willow Portrait
Fuzzy backpack!

Willow

Wolfgang Portrait
Furry bag.

Wolfgang

Wendy Portrait
It won't insulate me from the horrors of this world.

Wendy

WX-78 Portrait
INTERIOR THERMALS STABLE

WX-78

Wickerbottom Portrait
Perfectly insulated.

Wickerbottom

Woodie Portrait
Good for long hikes.

Woodie

Waxwell Portrait
Its contents are hibernating.

Maxwell

Wigfrid Portrait
The backpack öf the beast.

Wigfrid

Webber Portrait
I can bear this pack!

Webber

Walani Portrait
Keeps my snacks cool, like me.

Walani

Warly Portrait
Now this I can use!

Warly

Woodlegs Portrait
A mighty chill runs through this here pack.

Woodlegs

The Insulated Pack is a backpack from the Reign of Giants DLC used to expand the character's inventory. While it has only 6 inventory slots, it slows the spoilage of perishable items contained within. It requires 1 Thick Fur, 3 Gears, and 3 Electrical Doodads to craft and an Alchemy Engine to prototype.

Despite slowing the spoilage of food items, the Insulated Pack does not completely work the same way as an Ice Box. Unlike the Box, the Pack will not stop the spoilage of Ice and Ice Cubes and will not be able to freeze a Thermal Stone.

Thatch Pack Shipwrecked icon Edit

Wilson Portrait
I call it a thatchel.

Wilson

Willow Portrait
Thatch you very much.

Willow

Wolfgang Portrait
Wolfgang can carry more on powerful shoulders!

Wolfgang

Wendy Portrait
I was always destined to carry a heavy load.

Wendy

WX-78 Portrait
INTERIM CARGO DEVICE

WX-78

Wickerbottom Portrait
I can store a few books in here.

Wickerbottom

Woodie Portrait
Now I can carry more delicious wood.

Woodie

Waxwell Portrait
Not much, but the extra space is better than nothing.

Maxwell

Wigfrid Portrait
I höpe my spear döesn't pöke a höle in it.

Wigfrid

Webber Portrait
Helps carry goodies!

Webber

Walani Portrait
For when my pockets are full.

Walani

Warly Portrait
Thatch you very much!

Warly

Woodlegs Portrait
Thatch th'ticket!

Woodlegs

The Thatch Pack is a backpack from the Shipwrecked DLC used to expand the character's inventory. It has only 4 inventory slots, however it does not need to be prototyped and can be crafted from the start. It requires 4 Palm Leaves to craft. Thatch Packs are flammable.

Booty Bag Shipwrecked icon Edit

Glommer Main article: Booty Bag

Wilson Portrait
I can keep my booty in here.

Wilson

Willow Portrait
Carrying this will build chest muscles.

Willow

Wolfgang Portrait
Sounds like jingles.

Wolfgang

Wendy Portrait
This should help me carry more junk.

Wendy

WX-78 Portrait
PIRATES MUST HAVE STRONG CORE CONSTRUCTION

WX-78

Wickerbottom Portrait
A treasure carrying case.

Wickerbottom

Woodie Portrait
A bag for my booty.

Woodie

Waxwell Portrait
I suppose it will do.

Maxwell

Wigfrid Portrait
Builds chest muscles.

Wigfrid

Webber Portrait
A booty bundle.

Webber

Walani Portrait
Booty in the back.

Walani

Warly Portrait
This will straighten my back out.

Warly

Woodlegs Portrait
Me thought me lost thet!

Woodlegs

The Booty Bag is a backpack from the Shipwrecked DLC used to expand the player's inventory. In addition to having the appearance of a chest of loot, it drops a Dubloon up to once per day, which falls from it into the environment. It can be found randomly floating in the Ocean and is a reward from defeating the Quacken.

Chef Pouch Shipwrecked icon Edit

Glommer Main article: Chef Pouch

My bag of Chef's tricks!

warly

The Chef Pouch, also known as the Spice Pack, is a character-specific backpack from the Shipwrecked DLC that Warly begins the game with. Warly can craft multiple Chef Pouches with 1 Rope and 1 Cloth. It functions as a slightly larger version of the Insulated Pack, allowing Warly to keep food from spoiling longer from the beginning of the game, and makes an effective Backpack replacement.

Sea Sack Shipwrecked icon Edit

Glommer Main article: Sea Sack

Wilson Portrait
I hate when food has that not-so-fresh taste.

Wilson

Willow Portrait
I have to wear this soggy thing on my back?

Willow

Wolfgang Portrait
Wolfgang can carry even more things!

Wolfgang

Wendy Portrait
It slows the rot and decay.

Wendy

WX-78 Portrait
LOCKS IN FRESHNESS

WX-78

Wickerbottom Portrait
Keeps my books and provisions cool!

Wickerbottom

Woodie Portrait
It's for holding my treasures.

Woodie

Waxwell Portrait
It won't make me stronger, but it'll give me more pockets.

Maxwell

Wigfrid Portrait
Disgusting, but useful in its way.

Wigfrid

Webber Portrait
Eww, it's wet and squishy.

Webber

Walani Portrait
Squishy.

Walani

Warly Portrait
Wetter is better.

Warly

Woodlegs Portrait
Me travels moist'ly hereout.

Woodlegs

The Sea Sack is a backpack introduced in the Shipwrecked DLC, used to expand the character's inventory. While it has only 6 inventory slots, it slows the Spoilage of perishable items contained within. It requires 5 Seaweeds, 2 Vines, and 1 Shark Gills to craft and an Alchemy Engine to prototype. Sea Sacks function identically to Insulated Packs from Reign of Giants.

Placeholder TriviaEdit

  • The Backpack was added in the The Birds and the Bees & Dogs That Want to Kill You update.
  • The Piggyback was added in the Doorway to Adventure update.
  • The Krampus Sack was added in the Naughty and Nice update. Before the Underground update, the Krampus Sack didn't appear as an icon on the map.
  • The Chef Pouch was added in the Eye of the Tiger Shark update to Shipwrecked. When the player begins the game as Warly, the Chef Pouch is actually dropped nearby, implying that it is supposed to go into the player's Inventory, but fails, as backpacks can not be held in the Inventory.
  • When Krampus wears the Krampus Sack, there are no chains surrounding the Sack, while the item obtained from killing Krampus has two chains draped across it. When worn, a faint jingling sound from the chains can be heard while the player is moving.
  • The Piggyback's name is a pun, on both the fact it is a backpack made from a pig's skin and on the action of giving a piggyback.
  • When Webber examines a backpack, he says that it is like a second abdomen that he can store stuff in. Most likely implying that Webber's inventory is actually the spider's abdomen.

Mosquito Bugs Edit

  • A backpack can be burned and extinguished to be able to keep it in one's inventory. Relogging will reset this.

Blueprint GalleryEdit

Items dropped by Mobs
Loot AshesAzure FeatherBatilisk WingBeard HairBeefalo HornBlow DartBlue GemBunny PuffButterButterfly WingsCharcoalCrimson FeatherDeerclops EyeballDrumstickFleshy BulbFlintFrog LegsGearsGuardian's HornGlow BerryHoneyHound's ToothJet FeatherKrampus SackLight BulbLiving LogMandrakeMeatMonster MeatMorselMosquito SackNightmare FuelOrnate ChestPig SkinPurple GemRed GemRocksSilkSlurtle SlimeSlurper PeltSpider EggsSpider GlandShelmetSnurtle Shell ArmorSpiderhatStingerTam o' ShanterTentacle SpikeTentacle SpotsThulecite FragmentsWalrus Tusk
(Cat TailDown FeatherElectric MilkGlommer's GoopGlommer's WingsScalesThick FurVolt Goat Horn Reign of Giants icon) (Cut GrassFur TuftLavae EggLeafy MeatPhlegmSteel Wool Don't Starve Together icon) (BananaBlubberBooty BagCoconutChest of the DepthsDead DogfishDead JellyfishDead SwordfishDead WobsterDoydoy FeatherDragoon HeartDubloonsEmpty BottleEye of the Tiger SharkEyeshotFish MorselHarpoonHornIron KeyMagic SealObsidianRaw FishTropical FishShark FinShark GillsSnakeskinSnake OilTurbine BladesVenom GlandYellow Mosquito Sack Shipwrecked icon)
Indirect BeeBeefalo WoolButterflyCrowFirefliesGuanoManureRedbirdSeedsSnowbirdRabbitMosquito
(Glommer's GoopMoleworm Reign of Giants icon) (Cut Grass Don't Starve Together icon) (Bile-Covered SlopBioluminescenceCrabbitJellyfishParrotParrot PirateSeagullToucanWobster Shipwrecked icon)

Craftable Items
Tools Axe (Luxury Axe) • Pickaxe (Opulent Pickaxe) • Shovel (Regal Shovel) • PitchforkHammerRazor
(SaddleWar SaddleGlossamer SaddleBrushSaddlehornSalt Lick Don't Starve Together icon) (Machete (Luxury Machete) Shipwrecked icon)
Light CampfireFire PitTorchMiner HatPumpkin LanternLantern
(Endothermic FireEndothermic Fire PitMoggles Reign of Giants icon) (Willow's Lighter Don't Starve Together icon) (ChimineaBottle LanternObsidian Fire PitBoat TorchBoat Lantern Shipwrecked icon)
Nautical Shipwrecked icon Lucky HatThe 'Sea Legs'SurfboardLog RaftRaftRow BoatCargo BoatArmored BoatBoat Repair KitThatch SailCloth SailSnakeskin SailFeather Lite SailIron WindBoat CannonSea TrapTrawl NetSpyglassSuper SpyglassCaptain HatPirate HatLife JacketBuoy
Survival TrapBird TrapCompassBackpackPiggybackThermal StoneHealing SalveHoney PoulticeStraw RollFur RollTentUmbrellaBug NetFishing Rod
(Pretty ParasolLuxury Fan Insulated PackSiesta Lean-to Reign of Giants icon) (Telltale HeartBooster ShotWater BalloonWhirly FanBerniePile o' Balloons Don't Starve Together icon) (Chef PouchSilly Monkey BallTropical ParasolAnti VenomThatch PackPalm Leaf HutTropical FanSea SackDoydoy Nest Shipwrecked icon)
Food Basic FarmImproved FarmBee BoxDrying RackCrock PotIce Box
(Bucket-o-poop Reign of Giants icon) (Mussel Stick Shipwrecked icon)
Science Science MachineAlchemy EngineDivining RodThermal MeasurerRainometerGunpowderLightning Rod
(Ice FlingomaticElectrical Doodad Reign of Giants icon) (Ice Maker 3000 Shipwrecked icon)
Fight SpearHam BatGrass SuitLog SuitMarble SuitFootball HelmetSleep DartFire DartBlow DartBoomerangBee MineTooth Trap
(Battle HelmBattle SpearMorning StarWeather PainScalemail Reign of Giants icon) (Tail o' Three Cats Don't Starve Together icon) (Poison SpearSeashell SuitLimestone SuitCactus ArmorHorned HelmetPoison DartCoconadeSpear GunCutlass Supreme Shipwrecked icon)
Structures ChestSignHay WallWood WallStone WallPig HouseRabbit HutchBirdcageFlooring (CobblestonesWooden FlooringCheckerboard FlooringCarpeted Flooring) • Potted Fern
(Scaled ChestSpider Eggs Reign of Giants icon) (Directional SignMoon Rock WallScaled FlooringWardrobe Don't Starve Together icon) (Limestone WallWildbore HousePrime Ape HutSand BagSand CastleDragoon DenSnakeskin Rug Shipwrecked icon)
Refine RopeBoardsCut StonePapyrusNightmare FuelPurple Gem
(Cratered MoonrockThick Fur Don't Starve Together icon) (ClothLimestoneGold NuggetIceEmpty Bottle Shipwrecked icon)
Magic Meat EffigyPrestihatitatorShadow ManipulatorPan FluteOne-man BandNight LightNight ArmorDark SwordBat BatLife Giving AmuletChilled AmuletNightmare AmuletFire StaffIce StaffTelelocator StaffTelelocator FocusBelt of Hunger
(Old Bell Reign of Giants icon) (OcuvigilAbigail's Flower Don't Starve Together icon) (PiratihatitatorDripple PipesSeaworthy Shipwrecked icon)
Dress Sewing KitGarlandRabbit EarmuffsStraw HatBeefalo HatBeekeeper HatFeather HatBush HatWinter HatTop HatWalking CaneDapper VestBreezy VestPuffy Vest
(Fashion MelonIce CubeSummer FrestFloral ShirtCat CapRain CoatHibearnation VestRain HatEyebrella Reign of Giants icon) (Brain of ThoughtShark Tooth CrownSnakeskin HatSnakeskin JacketDumbrellaBlubber SuitWindbreakerParticulate PurifierSleek Hat Shipwrecked icon)
Books Birds of the WorldApplied HorticultureSleepytime StoriesThe End is NighOn Tentacles
(Joy of Volcanology Shipwrecked icon)
Ancient ThuleciteThulecite WallThulecite MedallionThe Lazy ForagerMagiluminescenceConstruction AmuletThe Lazy ExplorerStar Caller's StaffDeconstruction StaffPick/AxeThulecite CrownThulecite SuitThulecite ClubHoundius Shootius
Volcanic Shipwrecked icon Obsidian MacheteObsidian AxeObsidian SpearVolcano StaffObsidian ArmorObsidian CoconadeHowling ConchSail Stick

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