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This will keep my hair dry, at least.


The Umbrella is a Survival item that negates Sanity loss caused by the Rain while equipped. If playing as WX-78, the Umbrella will prevent damage caused by Rain and prevent being struck by Lightning. It requires 6 Twigs, 1 Pig Skin, and 2 Silk to craft and a Science Machine to prototype. 

The Umbrella can also be used as a melee weapon, but this is not recommended as it deals only 17 damage and breaks after 20 uses. Otherwise, the Umbrella will never break no matter how often the player uses it.

Umbrella slows the rate at which the player gains Wetness by 90% and provides moderate protection from Overheating. It now also loses durability when passively held, like other Dress items. It can be repaired with a Sewing Kit for 83% durability. It will no longer prevent WX-78 from being struck by Lightning.

Because the durability has been tied to time being equipped, the umbrella is no longer a weapon, and attacking with it causes a generic punch damage (10 by default), costing no extra durability when used this way.

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  • The Woven - Elegant Lover's Umbrella skin was introduced during the official Year of the Pig King event in 2019.
  • The Elegant Webrolly skin is obtained by purchasing the Webber and Spider Warrior Funko Pop! figure set, e.g. from the Klei Store.
  • The Loyal Big Top Umbrella skin was awarded for watching 6 hours of Don't Starve Together on Twitch from December 6, 2018 to December 20, 2018, and from February 21, 2019 to February 28, 2019. It is also available in the Klei Rewards shop for 1,200 Klei points.

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