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A skill mod that gives you the ability to tracked down your prey (boars, deers, wolves, lox, hares, necks, chickens, birds and bears), and increase the item yield according to your hunting skill level and preys level.

Last updated a month ago
Total downloads 17825
Total rating 4 
Categories Hildir's Request Update Mistlands Update Mods Tweaks Misc Server-side Client-side
Dependency string blacks7ar-Hunting-1.2.4
Dependants 81 other mods depend on this mod

This mod requires the following mods to function

denikson-BepInExPack_Valheim-5.4.2105 icon

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

Preferred version: 5.4.2105


# Hunting

A simple skill mod that gives you the ability to tracked down your prey (boars, deers, wolves, lox, hares, necks, chickens and bears), and increase the item yield according to your hunting skill level and preys level.

## Installation (manual)

  • extract Hunting.dll file to your BepInEx\Plugin\ folder

## Features

  • Configurable item yield factor.
  • Configurable detection radius for auto tracking prey.
  • Configurable level requirement for auto detection.
  • Configurable level requirement for displaying creatures health points in numerical value.
  • Configurable exp factor.
  • You can only get Hunting exp when using bow, knife and spear kind of weapons.
  • You can only get Hunting exp from necks, boars, deers, wolves, lox, hares from OdinsHares, bears from OdinBear and TeddyBears, birds from Birds, and some creatures from Monstrum when using said weapons above.
  • Uses ServerSync to sync configs from servers to clients.
  • Uses built-in ConfigWatcher.
  • Configurable through config file or Configuration Manager

## Changelog


  • updated to the latest valheim build (217.14) hilders request.
Changelog History (click to expand)


  • as requested added support to Birds and OdinBear mods (birds and bears).


  • fixed loot drop bug, loots are now properly scaled by hunting skill level.
  • added compatibility fix when using cllc's loot system.


  • updated to the latest valheim build (216.9)


  • fixed NRE's when a creature is killed by another creature using a bow
  • added exp limit to some creatures (at skill level 10 you can no long get exp from necks, at skill level 25 you can no longer get exp from a boar and at skill level 50 you can no longer get exp from a deer)
  • added support to monstrum mod creatrues (fox, bears, elk and prowler)
  • added support to throwing knives and throwing axe (MaxAxe mod)
  • added configurable skill exp loss on death
  • updated to the latest bepinex and valheim builds


  • fixed compatibility issue with magicheim


  • splits creature list into 2 categories Tier1 (necks, deers, boars, odinshares, chickens) and Tier2 (wolf, lox, hares and teddybears).


  • added compatibility fixed with cllc, hp numerical values will now properly updates.


  • fixed an NRE when you die while fighting a monster.
  • updated to latest bepinex for valheim.


  • fixed and updated for the current valheim version (214.2)
  • added majestic chickens and teddy bears by cookie milk to the prey category
  • added a new hunter skill called hunters vision which displays the current and max hp of monsters besides their names if you meet the level requirement which is configurable


  • added toggle option to enable disable exp gain notification.


  • reworked tracking feature and hopefully it won't cause anymore fps drops.
  • fixed severe fps drops.


  • removed tracking feature for now, seems it still making fps drop severely. need to rework it again


  • completely rewritten from scratch, rework the auto detection and auto pinning of preys.
  • fixed severe fps drops cause by the auto detection and auto pinning of preys. (hopefully)
  • added mistland hares and odinshares into the prey category.


  • fixed fps drop while pinning preys on the map.
  • added exp gain notification


  • added spear to the hunting weapon list

v1.0.0 first release

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  
2023-8-22 1.2.4 2705 Version 1.2.4 Install
2023-7-11 1.2.3 2958 Version 1.2.3 Install
2023-6-16 1.2.2 2131 Version 1.2.2 Install
2023-6-12 1.2.1 607 Version 1.2.1 Install
2023-5-14 1.2.0 2118 Version 1.2.0 Install
2023-3-28 1.1.9 3185 Version 1.1.9 Install
2023-3-17 1.1.8 1176 Version 1.1.8 Install
2023-3-14 1.1.7 597 Version 1.1.7 Install
2023-3-14 1.1.6 287 Version 1.1.6 Install
2023-3-13 1.1.5 314 Version 1.1.5 Install
2023-3-7 1.1.1 668 Version 1.1.1 Install
2023-3-6 1.1.0 155 Version 1.1.0 Install
2023-3-6 1.0.9 84 Version 1.0.9 Install
2023-3-5 1.0.8 113 Version 1.0.8 Install
2023-1-28 1.0.2 292 Version 1.0.2 Install
2023-1-26 1.0.1 305 Version 1.0.1 Install
2023-1-26 1.0.0 130 Version 1.0.0 Install