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      The Hinterland Forums strive to be a place that is positive, inclusive, welcoming and comfortable. A community where intelligent, entertaining and meaningful conversations can occur. The rules are presented with these goals in mind. NOTE: Warnings, bans, and lifetime bans are all at the discretion of Hinterland depending on the seriousness of the infraction. Rules and Guidelines for the Hinterland Forums No Backseat Moderating Let the moderators do the moderating. Backseat moderating is when people who are not moderators try to enforce the forum rules. If you see a person breaking the rules, take advantage of the Report () button or simply ignore the offensive post(s), thread, or review. Report Posts to Moderators Should you observe a fellow Community member breaking these rules please report the post or item by clicking flag button located on every item, post, and review. Do not do any of the following: • Flame or insult other members • Bypass any filters • Post personally identifiable information (i.e. name, address, email, phone number, etc.) • Bump threads • Derail a thread's topic • Post links to phishing sites • Post spam or Re-post Closed, Modified, Deleted Content • Repetitively post in the incorrect forum • Openly argue with a moderator Off-Limit Topics/Replies Do not post any topics/replies containing the following: • Porn, inappropriate or offensive content, or leaked content or anything else not safe for work • Any discussion of piracy will result in a permanent ban from the Hinterland Community including, but not limited to: Cheating, hacking, game exploits • Threats of violence or harassment, even as a joke • Posted copyright material such as magazine scans • Soliciting, begging, auctioning, raffling, selling, advertising, referrals • Racism, sexism, homophobia, or discrimination • Abusive language, including swearing • Religious, political, and other “prone to huge arguments” threads No support will be given to those using cheat tools, or hacked/pirated copies, and any forum users who discuss pirated/pirating software will be removed. Please note that these guidelines may be edited or added to by Hinterland Studio as needed. If there is something you do not agree with, please email info@hinterlandgames.com
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      The Light at the end of The Long Dark -- Launch Date, WINTERMUTE, Next Sandbox Update   05/16/2017

      For the latest information on WINTERMUTE (story mode in The Long Dark), as well as details on the final sandbox update prior to our August 1 launch, check out our recent Dev Diary here: http://www.thelongdark.com/news/posts/light-at-the-end/ And while you're there, be sure to have a look at our new FAQ as well: http://www.thelongdark.com/news/posts/frequently-asked-questions/
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  1. Those dogs should be afraid of YOU.
  2. He's pretty good! Good use of a beat up old brush, all artists' brush farms have them. An old toothbrush is good for spatter instead of liner brushes, which already wear out too quickly.
  3. and sihirts and socks as well.
  4. There are many things in the game that aren't replaceable with natural resources, unfortunately. Ideally everything should be naturally replaceable and sustainable.
  5. yes, seriously.
  6. Whoa... don't do that in the US! Well-said!! And very true.
  7. There are pots and pans all over the place on stoves.
  8. It isn't what you say, it is how you say it.
  9. Sometimes I have seen a few points of regaining condition from passing time if you are warm in a shelter and all other needs are met. In this situation I would have done the same... get the starvation taken care of and pass time IN BED. If you had a stim you might have been able to make a run for some cattails, but that is taking a big chance. It is a good idea to ALWAYS have cattails on hand for these types of dire emergency situations...collect them and don't use them unless absolutely necessary. The farmhouse isn't really close to anything immediate so that's unfortunate.
  10. There is a bug with eating that I have experienced pretty much every time my character eats. When you select food and start to eat, it does not fill up the hunger level- instead, the water icon appears. There is a long delay in the stomach icon appearing. So, for example let's say my character is starving and I have three pieces of venison. The first one I eat doesn't register at all and the stomach icon comes on screen after I am finished eating the first venison. Once the icon appears it works as expected with remaining food but it is so terrible to be hungry, have food, eat it, and it does nothing to raise hunger condition.
  11. That's awful, I am sorry you had that experience.
  12. Aww I don't know, I feel lonely without my Camp Office Roommate. To be fair when I first started playing I had a terrible reaction, but once you have been alone in the winter for a long time you will appreciate your roommate.
  13. It depends on how close to dying you are. You also have to gauge the temperature so you don't freeze to death..... a few hours at least is ideal but even then be careful. If your stats are low you might have a problem, or if you have a flare gun fire it at the bear and it will scare him (usually).
  14. close the dang window while you are up there.
  15. It frustrates me too...and I REALLY want a way to throw stuff down the cliffs. You can barely carry anything and climb.