I see these mounds of dirt everywhere and I figure I need a shovel to pick them up as I have tried every other tool (axe, hoe, pickaxe) to try and get to it but none of them have worked.

enter image description here

I believe that you can dig them up as one of the NPC's say so.

So where can I find a shovel, or other method of digging?

  • I think those are just rocks that you can't do anything with. – user86571 Mar 12 '16 at 23:07
  • 1
    @RossRidge so what was the NPC referring to when she said you could dig stuff up? – Aequitas Mar 12 '16 at 23:07

There is no shovel in the game and that mound of dirt was just a rock. It doesn't do anything.

The NPC was referring to dig spots.enter image description here

The small black worms in front of me are a dig spot that can be dug with a hoe. Dig spots can contain valuable items, including books and museum artifacts. They're a little easier to spot in-game, since they're animated.

  • alright I got the dig spots wrong I guess then haha. – Aequitas Mar 12 '16 at 23:24
  • 3
    According to “Livin' Off The Land” they're “wiggling stems,” not worms. (I always thought they were worms too.) I guess they're related to the other background plants that mysteriously are able to bop to the music. – SevenSidedDie Mar 15 '16 at 19:55

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.