Crafted Bow

Game: Sons of the Forest

Max Carried: 1
Attack Speed: Low-Moderate
Attack Damage: Moderate
Blocking Effectiveness: None
A makeshift bow that is crafted using sticks, rope, and duct tape. Does different amounts of damage depending on the arrows used.

In Sons of the Forest, players cannot find crafted weapons, they must make them themselves in the inventory menu.

After getting the resources to craft it, the actual crafting can be done in the player’s inventory. Hover over each item and press icon mouse right click v2/ button xbox righttrigger to place them on the center mat, then select the gear in the top right of the crafting mat to combine them all.

sons of the forest crafted bow in inventory

Using the bow is pretty intuitive. You equip it from your inventory and hold button xbox lefttrigger / icon mouse right click v2to aim, then press button xbox righttrigger / icon mouse left click v2 to fire. Changing arrows is the only mechanic that is a little different; you can do this by looking down at the ground with your bow equipped and pressing computer key r t / button xbox x v2 / playstation square button. Remember that some arrows do different amounts of damage, so keep this in mind and choose the right kind for the right level of threat.

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Kelson H.
Kelson H.

Kelson is a spud head from out west. He is most happy when holding a milky tea with too much honey and playing a sprawling role playing game or reading a fantasy novel. His video game tastes vary but his main genres are looter shooters, RPGs, and real time strategy games.

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