The Crossbow is a ranged weapon that was added in the update of Devblog 70. It is 20% stronger in damage than the Hunting Bow and has more range but has a 500% slower reload time. The Crossbow also has 70% more projectile velocity than the Hunting Bow.
In able to craft the Crossbow, you need the following ingredients:
- It takes 60 seconds to craft one Crossbow.
All damage tests have been conducted against unarmoured and unclothed players using Wooden arrow and are accurate as of Dev Blog 107.
The Crossbow will deal a specified amount of damage depending on the type of body part that has been hit:
- Non-significant body parts will always take 30 damage.
- Upper Arms
- Major body parts will always suffer 60 damage.
- A Headshot will deal a random amount between 102 - 121 damage, regardless of the angle of incidence.
- There are currently 5 skins available for the Crossbow.
- The Crossbow is famously known for its ability to shoot arrows through walls. This is very effective when used properly.
- While the Crossbow is considered an upgrade to the Hunting Bow, the slower reload of the Crossbow can make the Hunting Bow more useful in certain situations.
- It takes exactly 4.783 seconds to reload your Crossbow.