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Skimmers are large insectoids native to desert climates. They are tall four-legged beaked antlions with antennae and a fanged mouth. They often travel alone, but rarely in packs. They're large and fierce carnivores who prey on humans and animals alike.

Their most distinctive feature is their ability to conceal themselves under the ground, lying in wait for their unsuspecting prey to come closer then ambush them from below. Skimmer camps usually sit in ambush mode and can number up to 8+ members. This creature can be too much of a challenge to newer players but reasonable at mid game play.

Skimmers can spawn in Skimmer Nests and Small Skimmer Nests in Heng, Skimsands, and The Great Desert.

Bodyparts of adults have around 200-250 HP. Their attacks usually damage a single target, but occasionally, have a small AoE effect.


Attributes Level
Melee Attack 35
Strength 35
Dexterity 35
Toughness 35
Stats randomize by 10
Teen (0.40x) 3.2 days
Adult (0.60x) 4.8 days
Elder (1.10x) 8.8 days

The Statistics here are taken from FCS. Players should be aware that animal characters level up as they grow, and may be stronger or weaker depending on their current age.
Death Items
Removing these items from the creature will kill it instantly.

Item Quantity Average Price
Animal Claw.png
Animal Claw 6 90
Foul Raw Meat.png
Foul Raw Meat 8 1
Raw Meat.png
Raw Meat 2 60

Health Statistics[]

Skimmers have a blood colour of 174 174 40 RGB.

  • Hunger rate: 1
  • Vision Range mult: 1
  • Blood: 56-174
  • Bleed rate: 1
  • Heal rate: 1
  • Extra attack slots: 1


  • Speed: 6-23 mph
  • Combat Move Speed Mult: 2


Body Part Total Health Chance of Hitting
Head 60-258 300
Chest 60-258 300
Stomach 60-258 300
Right Arm 60-258 100
Left Arm 60-258 100
Right Leg 60-258 100
Left Leg 60-258 100



  • The Skimsands are obviously named after Skimmers, but they appear across the Northeast: Bast, Grey Desert, Heng, Sinkuun, The Eye, and The Great Desert

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