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Bunnyman pig

Nocturnal Bunnyman asleep during the day, while the diurnal Pig is active.

I will allöw it a fair fight and wait 'til it wakes.


Sleeping is an in-game state that most Mobs can enter. Most animals (such as Beefalo) sleep during night, while monsters (such as Spiders) sleep during day. Different Mobs have different sleep routines, and not all Mobs go to sleep by themselves. Mobs with a home (like Spiders or Pigs) will attempt to return home when they need to go to sleep. If left homeless, they will fall asleep on the spot at the time they usually sleep. The player can put Mobs to sleep by using a Pan Flute or Sleep Dart, or by eating a Mandrake. Sleeping Mobs can be pushed around.

Wes sleeping on Fur Roll

Wes sleeping on a Straw Roll.

Player sleeping is slightly different from the rest of the mobs, as in-game time is simply advanced while the player sleeps unless the player plays on Don't Starve Together. The player can use a Straw Roll, Fur Roll, or Tent to skip the night, or eat raw/cooked Mandrake to get knocked out. The player can also be knocked out until the next day if any Mob nearby eats a Mandrake. In the Reign of Giants DLC, the player can also use a Siesta Lean-to to skip to Dusk.

Wickerbottom is the only character which is unable to sleep due to her insomnia. She still gets knocked out by cooking or eating a Mandrake.

Sleeping mobs Edit

The following Mobs can be put to sleep:

Blueprint GalleryEdit

Gameplay Mechanics
Activities CookingCraftingFarmingFishingSleeping
Environment Day-Night CycleMoon CycleNightmare CycleEarthquakeLightningRain
(Sandstorms Don't Starve Together icon) (Strong WindsFogWavesFloodingVolcanic Eruption Shipwrecked icon)
Seasons SummerWinter • (AutumnSpring Reign of Giants icon)
(Mild SeasonHurricane SeasonMonsoon SeasonDry Season Shipwrecked icon)
Mechanics BeardBiomeCharactersCharlieControlsDeathDurabilityExperienceFireFood SpoilageFreezingHealthHungerInventoryLightMapNaughtinessNon-renewable resourcesSanitySavingStructures
(WetnessOverheating Reign of Giants iconShipwrecked icon) (DiseaseRegrowth Don't Starve Together icon) (Poison Shipwrecked icon)
Mode Survival ModeAdventure ModeCavesRuinsVolcanoDon't Starve TogetherWorld Customization
Others Pig VillageRoad (Trail) • GraveyardOceanAbyssBridgeSet PieceThingsMorgue

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