Rancid Remains Locations, Drops, and How to Beat | Valheim

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Rancid Remains is one of the enemies found in the game Valheim. Learn where to find Rancid Remains, spoils dropped by Rancid Remains, as well as strategy for defeating Rancid Remains and more.

Rancid Remains General Info

Rancid Remains
Valheim Rancid Remains.png
Behavior Hostile
Health 100
Damage 17~20
Weakness ・Blunt
・Fire
Resistance Pierce
・Poison
Tameable? No
Enemy Spawn Code Skeleton_Poison

Rancid Remains Locations

Biomes(s)

This creature does not appear in any Biome.

Dungeon(s)

Dungeon How to Access
Valheim - Burial ChambersBurial Chambers Search for stone entrances that are guarded by skeletons.

Raid(s)

Raid Spawn Conditions
Valheim - SkeletonSkeleton Raids Available once you defeat Bonemass at least once.

Enemy Spawn

If you don't mind using cheats to find it, Rancid Remains can also easily be spawned with the console command.

To spawn the enemy, first turn on cheat codes by typing imacheater in the F5 console, and use the spawn Skeleton_Poison command to spawn the enemy.

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Rancid Remains Drops

The Rancid Remains creature can drop the following materials. Higher level enemies will typically drop higher quantities of each item.

Item Qty. Drop Rate
Bone Fragments Icon Bone Fragments Level 1: 3
Level 2: 6
Level 3: 12
Level 1: 100%
Level 2: 100%
Level 3: 100%
Rancid Remains Trophy Icon Rancid Remains Trophy Level 1: 1
Level 2: 1
Level 3: 1
Level 1: ~10%
Level 2: ~10%
Level 3: ~10%

Rancid Remains Battle Strategy

Use Blunt Weapons

Just like the Skeletons, Rancid Remains are also naturally weak to blunt weapons, so using weapons like the Stagbreaker, Bronze Mace, or even the Torch is really effective against them.

Bring Poison Resistance Mead

The attacks of the Rancid Remains can inflict poison on you, so it is recommended that you have some Poison resistance mead on you incase you get hit from their attacks.

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