SCUM Guides & Tipps

    • You can get an infection from dirty bandages.
    • Drones that fly around and spectate players are here just to make a better atmosphere.
    • The more layers of clothes you wear, the more you sweat, the faster you dehydrate.
    • You can dry your clothes by standing near a fire.
    • If your hunger or thirst reaches zero, your stamina will suffer, but you will survive for some time.
    • There are 2 levels of drinking need: 1. Thirsty 2. Dehydrated
    • You should drink about 300 ml of water for an hour, but it is individual for a character.
    • You can chop down puppets, and eat their meat.
    • You can't use 3rd person view as an advantage over 1st person view.
    • You can invite people into your group by clicking on them.
    • You can craft things with items in the vicinity.
    • You can gain fame points for almost every action you do.
    • There is no base building, but there is a lot better system, fortifying buildings.
    • You can get poisoned by alcohol.
    • You can get diarrhea by drinking a lot of unclean water.
    • If you eat or drink too much, it can affect you badly.
    • If you have a fat character, you can survive longer without food because of stored fat.
    • 24 hours In-Game are actually 6 hours in real life.
    • Guns can jam, so you should clean them sometimes.
    • Puppets can be distracted, but mecha robots can't be.
    • You can farm weed.
    • You should urinate sometimes.
    • You can become an alcoholic, and your character will end up depending on it.
    • You can track footsteps in focus mode.
    • The in-game day lasts 4 hours and night will be 2 hours, but it could be changed by server owners.
    • There are different color options in a crafting menu. Gray means you haven't discovered a recipe or a blueprint. Yellow - you are missing some of the items to craft that object. Red - you don't have any of those items.
    • You are able to craft your own ammo.
    • Your character has 2 types of stamina. It may take some time for you to rest, but stamina that is used in a hand-to-hand combat will restore faster.
    • If you land 2 punches in a hand-to-hand combat without being hit you will activate a combo which allows you to punch a 3rd time without spending any stamina.
    • When you re-enter the server, you don't spawn in the same spot where you left, but somewhere nearby.
    • Test servers will be available, so everyone can play around with different weapons and gear.
    • There are high-risk high reward zones, for example, an airfield.
    • Your clothes get wet if you go into the water, and they will get a lot heavier.
    • Hold F at someone, to invite them into a squad or group.
    • Hold TAB to open interaction menu - urinate for example


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