Distress Beacon

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Distress Beacon
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A distress beacon. Who knows who might hear it?

Removed: No Longer Available

Distress Beacon was removed from the game files, and is no longer obtainable.
It was included as placeholder content during early access, and replaced before full release

This article is about the Distress Beacon boss summoner object. For the decorative object, see Distress Beacon (Snow).

Distress Beacon was a boss summoning object in early beta. It was disabled in update Rampaging Koala, and removed in updated Cheerful Giraffe.

Placing the Distress Beacon on ground, and activating it, summoned the tier 1 boss, Dreadwing the Penguin. Defeating the boss awarded a Molten Core, with which players could craft a Metalwork Station.

There is a decorative object that uses the same name and appearance that can be found in Snow microdungeons called Distress Beacon (Snow). This object has slightly different coloring, instead of the wood color of the supports of the original beacon they appear to be painted red.

Racial Descriptions

Apex Icon.png Apex : A distress beacon. I hope the person who left it is okay.
Avian Icon.png Avian : A distress beacon. Someone must be in trouble.
Floran Icon.png Floran : Floran help as well as hunt. Sssometimes.
Glitch Icon.png Glitch : Observant. This distress beacon is transmitting at a number of frequencies.
Human Icon.png Human : This beacon's sending out a distress call.
Hylotl Icon.png Hylotl : Someone needs help. Protecting the weak is a worthwhile pursuit.
Novakid Icon.png Novakid : It appears to be a distress beacon. I wonder who activated it.



File Details

Spawn Command /spawnitem ironbeacon
File Name ironbeacon.object
File Path assets/objects/boss