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Proposed since October 10, 2019.

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Category Status Effect
Type Negative
Caused by Zombie Attack
Cured by Antibiotics, Jar of Honey, Herbal Antibiotics
Leads to Infection - Stage 1
Overall Duration 2h 30′ 00″

Effect on Fullness
Effect on Hydration
Effect on Health
Damage caused
Effect on Stamina
Effect on Wellness
Effect on Temperature °F, 0°C

Other Effects
Stack (Cumulative) Effects

Confirmed Alpha 16.1

Description[edit | edit source]

Infection may be contracted if you are hit by a Zombie. It has four stages of progression which will eventually lead to death if not treated. It is possible to treat an Infection with the use of Antibiotics.

Infection Stages[edit | edit source]

Infection is a negative buff that is part of the four stages of infection. Infection will progress through the following three stages.

Stage 0[edit | edit source]

You are infected, but have no negative affects applied, you can use any of these items to heal you: Antibiotics, Jar of Honey, and Herbal Antibiotics.

  • Duration 2 hours 30 minutes real time.

Stage 1[edit | edit source]

You are infected, use Antibiotics to heal.

  • -0.3 Stamina every second.
  • Duration 2 hours 30 minutes real time.

Stage 2[edit | edit source]

Your Infection is progressing, use Antibiotics to heal.

  • -1 Stamina every second.
  • -0.25 Wellness every 100 in-game seconds.
  • 25 Entity Damage every 2100 in-game seconds.
  • Duration 2 hours 30 minutes real time.

Stage 3[edit | edit source]

You are dying, use Antibiotics to heal the Infection.

Death[edit | edit source]

If you do not use Antibiotics by the end of stage three you will die.

Note: Damage is different from health, damage can be mitigated by armour or other effect, health is a direct effect on the characters health.

Healing[edit | edit source]

It is possible to treat Infection by using various infection-curing items:

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • When dying from the infection, a player does not become a zombie. When returning to the corpse only the items dropped on death remain.