In the survival horror game Sons of the Forest there are some items whose use is not entirely clear and confuses players worldwide. One of them is the turtle shellwhich has a very special position in the predecessor The Forest has taken. But what can the part do in the successor and where can I find such a tank at all?
Sons of the Forest: How to Find Turtle Shells
As simple as it sounds, it is, because you get turtle shells in “Sons of the Forest” for killing turtles. But there’s a catch, not all armored reptiles will leave this item for you. For example, if you kill the normal turtles you encounter at lakes and inland, they will give you no tank.
In fact, you can only get this item from sea turtleswho stay exclusively on the coasts. So do you want to fill up your supply of turtle shells or the island the world’s largest turtle shell collection show, you have to stay by the sea and be merciless to the little animals.
Grab one of the many weapons in Sons of the Forest, equip it and kill a sea turtle with it. However, don’t expect to get a tank for it every time, because the item has no 100% drop chance. So a little patience is necessary when collecting. But is it even worth it?
Sons of the Forest: How to Use Turtle Shells
In “The Forest” this question answered itself pretty early on, because the predecessor allowed you to use the item, to make a water collector. But the successor relies on the consistently more useful one in this area drinking bottlefor which turtles didn’t have to die first so that you can have a drink.
In Sons of the Forest the turtle shell has at least since the release no specific use in Early Access. It is quite possible that this will change in a later update, although some players assume that the collectible item will only be a Easter egg acts.
Which would be a real pity, because in the original you could not only drink liquids with the tank, it was also used for this to slide down slopes. A function that is already in the second part Sleds fulfilled, which you in 3D printer can tinker. What else could you do with such a tank? Maybe we’ll find out.
Sons of the Forest: Need more help? All guides at a glance
If you are not only wondering what use the turtle shells have in “Sons of the Forest”, but also need help in other areas, take a look at our overview Sons of the Forest: The Forest 2 Walkthrough & Guides with Tipswhere you will find many useful tips, tricks and localities.
If you have to complain, for example, that the loyal AI Companion Kelvin is dead, we will tell you here how you can revive him: Kelvin in Sons of the Forest: Is the trusty AI companion dead? So you can revive Kelvin. Or do you long for invincibility? Then only cheats will help: Cheats in Sons of the Forest: How to become invincible.
But we are also happy to advise you in pretty much all other areas. In How do I switch hosts and share my save in Sons of the Forest? find out what to do when your multiplayer host is tired, and in Find All Weapons: Sons of the Forest – These are the locations you will find all murder instruments in the game.
But if you just don’t feel like living on a mutant-infested island anymore, maybe it’s time to finally leave this horrible place: How can I complete Sons of the Forest? This is how you can reach the end. There you will also learn everything about the three endings in the game, including the secret ending.