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(Increased the total poultry count from 20 to 26 as per the 1.5.3f1 patch.)
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== General Description ==
 
== General Description ==
Fertile Eggs is an [[Items|Item]] that can only be found in the form of [[Golden Pupa]] loot. Upon being picked up, any [[Chicken]] and [[Turkey]] eggs harvested by the player have a roughly 8% chance to hatch, giving the player another Chicken or Turkey. When a Chicken or Turkey hatches, a "BKAW!" message will appear above the egg accompanied by a puff of feathers and either the Chicken or Turkey spawning. When an egg hatches, the player still receives [[File:Cashew.png]] [[Cashews]] from it at the end of the day, as if it was harvested as normal. The maximum number of Chickens and Turkeys the player can have at once is 26. Note that this is a shared maximum between the two; it is '''not''' separate.
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Fertile Eggs is an [[Items|Item]] that can only be found in the form of [[Golden Pupa]] loot. Upon being picked up, any [[Chicken]] and [[Turkey]] eggs harvested by the player have a 10% chance to hatch, giving the player another Chicken or Turkey respectively. When a Chicken or Turkey hatches, a "BKAW!" message will appear above the egg accompanied by a puff of feathers and a new, given poultry spawning. When an egg hatches, the player still receives [[File:Cashew.png]] [[Cashews]] from it at the end of the day, as if it was harvested as normal. The maximum number of Chickens and Turkeys the player can have at once is 26. Note that this is a shared maximum between the two; it is '''not''' separate. This can effectively be thought of as the player only being allowed to have 26 birds total.
   
 
== Comparison ==
 
== Comparison ==
There are no other [[Items]] in the game that can actively generate new [[Farm Animals]] for the player, making Fertile Eggs unique in that regard. If taken early enough and supplemented with a few [[Chicken|Chickens]] and [[Turkey|Turkeys]], the player will not have to worry about cutting [[Weeds]] very often for the majority of the run. That being said, it is recommended to try and avoid Weed cutting items such as [[Weed Wacker]] and [[Herbicide]] if the player has Fertile Eggs, as they will become useless as the number of Chickens and Turkeys the player has increases. This Item can also provide a decent way of earning some extra Cashews. Fertile Eggs also provides extra utility when combined with items like [[Chicken Caliochory]], [[Avian Placenta]], [[Spring Chicken]], and other friend upgrades.
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There are no other [[Items]] in the game that can actively generate new [[Farm Animals]] for the player, making Fertile Eggs unique in that regard. If taken early enough and supplemented with a few [[Chicken|Chickens]] and [[Turkey|Turkeys]], the player will not have to worry about cutting [[Weeds]] very often for the majority of the run. Furthermore, it is recommended to try and avoid Weed cutting items such as [[Weed Wacker]] and [[Herbicide]] if the player has Fertile Eggs, as they will become useless as the number of Chickens and Turkeys the player has increases. This Item can also provide a decent way of earning some extra [[File:Cashew.png]] Cashews. Fertile Eggs also provides extra utility when combined with items like [[Chicken Caliochory]], [[Avian Placenta]], [[Spring Chicken]], and other friend upgrades.
   
 
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*[[Version History|Thyme Flies]]: Fertile Eggs moved to the normal loot pool.
 
*[[Version History|Thyme Flies]]: Fertile Eggs moved to the normal loot pool.
 
*[[Version History|Doom and Bloom]]: Fertile Eggs moved back to the [[Golden Pupa]] loot pool.
 
*[[Version History|Doom and Bloom]]: Fertile Eggs moved back to the [[Golden Pupa]] loot pool.
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*[[Version History|Patch 1.5.3f1]]: Poultry cap increased from 20 to 26 birds.
   
   

Latest revision as of 15:13, 9 April 2022


Fertile Eggs is a Golden Pupa loot Item that causes Chicken and Turkey eggs to sometimes hatch.

General Description[]

Fertile Eggs is an Item that can only be found in the form of Golden Pupa loot. Upon being picked up, any Chicken and Turkey eggs harvested by the player have a 10% chance to hatch, giving the player another Chicken or Turkey respectively. When a Chicken or Turkey hatches, a "BKAW!" message will appear above the egg accompanied by a puff of feathers and a new, given poultry spawning. When an egg hatches, the player still receives Cashew.png Cashews from it at the end of the day, as if it was harvested as normal. The maximum number of Chickens and Turkeys the player can have at once is 26. Note that this is a shared maximum between the two; it is not separate. This can effectively be thought of as the player only being allowed to have 26 birds total.

Comparison[]

There are no other Items in the game that can actively generate new Farm Animals for the player, making Fertile Eggs unique in that regard. If taken early enough and supplemented with a few Chickens and Turkeys, the player will not have to worry about cutting Weeds very often for the majority of the run. Furthermore, it is recommended to try and avoid Weed cutting items such as Weed Wacker and Herbicide if the player has Fertile Eggs, as they will become useless as the number of Chickens and Turkeys the player has increases. This Item can also provide a decent way of earning some extra Cashew.png Cashews. Fertile Eggs also provides extra utility when combined with items like Chicken Caliochory, Avian Placenta, Spring Chicken, and other friend upgrades.

Beneficial Upgrades[]

The following is a list of possible Items that can affect Fertile Eggs:

History[]