Green Hell being a survival game brings all the typical trappings to the gameplay. You will need to find and cook food, and that means fire. These jungle environs are not too hospitable, so you want to find a way to light your path to survival. You also need to gather supplies to make weapons and other tools. And beyond the basic items, there’s tons of hidden stuff to find. The game is positively full of hidden items that actually help the player with their survival.
As you explore the game world, things will be very apparent, namely that there’s a lot of crafting. As you find various items you will unlock new recipes that enable more advanced items and other useful stuff. Healing items and new weapons are just the tip of the iceberg. And on top of all this, the jungles are also filled with various animals. Some are dangerous, and some are passive. Although the Poison Dart Frog in Green Hell is technically passive, it has a hidden danger. Trying to handle it will likely result in you getting poisoned, which can lead to a quick death in-game.
How to safely catch a Poison Dart Frog in Green Hell
Unfortunately, as of this writing, there is no known way to completely avoid any negative side effects when catching a Poison Dart Frog in Green Hell. The trick is to not touch the living frog at all. You will want to use a ranged weapon of some kind to kill it before picking it up. if the player attempts to pick up the dart frog while it is alive, they will receive venom poisoning and fever. If not treated quickly, it will result in the player’s death.
Here are the animals currently in the game that cause a venom wound:
- Brazilian Wandering Spider
- Goliath Birdeater Spider
- Poison Dart Frog
- River Stingray
- South American Rattlesnake
- Spike Tree
The issue is that you need to capture some alive to get ingredients from them. To get the game’s good ending, you need to find The Cure, which will require you to catch a live Poison Dart Frog. That means you should learn how to counteract the poison first before handling this thing. You will need to have some ways to cure that poison on hand before you try this. That poison can be pretty dangerous if left untreated. Keep reading to learn how to treat this particular ailment.
How to cure Poison Dart Frog poisoning in Green Hell
But really, even if you’re careful, accidents happen. Sometimes you get a venom wound from various creatures in Green Hell, including the dart frog. There are a few different ways to deal with this problem. Painkillers are one option you can use if you have them. These are kind of hard to find, and you should try and keep these for the most dangerous moments.
Plantain Lily Leaf is an option that can be brewed into medicine for venom wounds. Combine 1x Plantain Lily Leaf with 1x Leaf Bandage to make 1x Lily Dressing. This should then be applied to any venom wound to treat it.
There’s one more option, and that’s tobacco. There’s a Tobacco Dressing that can be made in the same way as the Lily Dressing, just with substituting the Plantain Lily Leaf for a Tobacco Leaf. Tobacco Brew is an item you may also use in a pinch by cooking the leaves. Be careful though, as it will lower your health.