Found all over the world of Rust, deer are a game animal not limited to the real world. These creatures also find their way into the game of Rust, where players can hunt and kill them for sport. If you are able to come across this elusive animal, you will need stealth to obtain your reward. Deer are the fastest peaceful creatures in the game. It will quickly outrun you if you approach it with a melee weapon. For this reason it is recommended to use a ranged weapon. A hunting bow will be able to finish the job in a couple of shots. Bows also have the advantage of being silent. This means bandits won’t be able to find and steal your prize, unlike gunfire. It is also possible to crouch and slowly and silently approach the deer with a tool such as a stone hatchet, rock, metal hatchet, or pickaxe and whack it on the head a few times for good measure. Killing a deer with this tactic will require multiple attempts. A rock will usually take four hits.
If you can hunt down these fast, beautiful creatures, you can find yourself feasting on:
- Raw Chicken Breasts
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