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BetterCreative

An improved creative mode experience.

Last updated 2 days ago
Total downloads 5078
Total rating 2 
Categories Misc Utility
Dependency string Heinermann-BetterCreative-1.3.0
Dependants 6 other mods depend on this mod

This mod requires the following mods to function

denikson-BepInExPack_Valheim-5.4.1901 icon
denikson-BepInExPack_Valheim

BepInEx pack for Valheim. Preconfigured and includes unstripped Unity DLLs.

Preferred version: 5.4.1901
ValheimModding-Jotunn-2.9.0 icon
ValheimModding-Jotunn

Jötunn (/ˈjɔːtʊn/, 'giant'), the Valheim Library was created with the goal of making the lives of mod developers easier. It enables you to create mods for Valheim using an abstracted API so you can focus on the actual content creation.

Preferred version: 2.9.0

README

An improved creative mode experience.

Installation

  1. Install dependencies - Jotunn.
  2. Copy the contents of plugins to your Valheim/BepInEx/plugins directory or use your favourite mod manager.

Note: The mod must be installed on both client and server if playing multiplayer.

Github

To get issues addressed, you must submit them directly to github.

Features

  • Console access without needing the command line argument.
  • Automatically set commonly used creative console commands (devcommands, god, ghost, etc.).
  • Unlimited stamina.
  • Allow placing most prefabs.
  • No deconstruction drops to get in your way.
  • No durability drain.
  • No placement delay.
  • No over encumberance.
  • No unlock messages.
  • Undo/Redo (Ctrl+Z and Ctrl+Shift+Z or Ctrl+Y by default, note you will need to change it to avoid conflicts).
  • Area deletion (Delete key, select the object type you want to delete and move the placement ghost near the objects before pressing Delete)
  • Configurable.

Config Options

You can change the configuration options through a separate configuration mod. Note that a game restart may be required for some changes to take effect.

Command States

See Console Commands for context.

  • debugmode - Enables fly mode and debug hotkeys.
  • decommands - Enable devcommands automatically. Required for other commands to function.
  • ghost - Prevents mobs from seeing you.
  • god - Makes it so you don't take damage from monsters.
  • nocost - No build cost, unlocks everything.

Improvements

  • All Prefabs - Allow placement of all functional prefabs.
  • Delete Range - Range to delete objects with the delete key. This is the radius from the placement ghost's center. Default: 5
  • No Durability Drain - Tools don't lose durability.
  • No Encumbered - No effect when surpassing maximum carry weight.
  • No Piece Drops - Don't drop materials when pieces are destroyed.
  • No Placement Delay - No cooldowns for the hammer, cultivator, or hoe.
  • No Unlock Messages - No popup message when unlocking a recipe.
  • Unlimited Stamina - Can always perform stamina actions regardless of stamina amount.
  • Unrestricted Placement - Allow unrestricted placements (no collision, campfire on wood, etc).

Hotkeys

  • Delete - Destroys all prefabs that match the currently selected piece in the area. Default: Delete
  • Delete (alt)
  • Redo - Default: Ctrl+Shift+Z
  • Redo (alt) - Default: Ctrl+Y
  • Undo - Default: Ctrl+Z
  • Undo (alt)

Known Issues

  • Sometimes the icon colours are messed up, usually restarting the game fixes it.

If your issue is not listed, submit a new issue here.

Available versions

Please note that the install buttons only work if you have compatible client software installed, such as the Thunderstore Mod Manager. Otherwise use the zip download links instead.

Upload date Version number Downloads Download link  
2022-11-24 1.3.0 215 Version 1.3.0 Install
2022-4-1 1.2.3 2949 Version 1.2.3 Install
2022-3-27 1.2.2 292 Version 1.2.2 Install
2022-3-26 1.2.1 153 Version 1.2.1 Install
2022-3-25 1.2.0 143 Version 1.2.0 Install
2022-2-21 1.1.0 677 Version 1.1.0 Install
2022-1-29 1.0.2 502 Version 1.0.2 Install
2022-1-28 1.0.1 80 Version 1.0.1 Install
2022-1-28 1.0.0 67 Version 1.0.0 Install