Guide to add Comestibles

There are a large number of files in json/items/comestibles, and this guide will help you decide where to put your new comestible!

List of special comestibles:

med.json – comestible that has an addiction effect besides alcohol and caffeine, plus bandages and antiseptic type items.

mre.json – items and comestibles related to MREs

mutagen.json – comestible that has any mutagen effect

carnivore.json – item that would normally be butchered from an animal or monster, and their cooked versions. examples: chunks of meat, tainted bones, boiled stomach

protein.json – comestibles based on protein powder

spice.json – comestibles that normally do not have nutrients, but are used to flavor a dish. examples: salt, thyme, black pepper

frozen.json – comestibles best eaten frozen

brewing.json – items used in the brewing process

List of normal comestibles, in order of priority:

When you have a comestible you want to add to the files, just go down this list, and the first filename you see in the list that matches the criteria is your choice!


alcohol.json – “Drink” comestible with alcohol addiction

soup.json – “Drink” comestible which is a soup. This is more of a “food” than a drink - you primarily want the calories from this

drink.json – “Drink” comestible. This is your drink of choice when you’re thirsty! examples: tea, juice, water

drink_other.json – “Drink” comestible that does not fit any other criteria. example: vinegar, mustard


junkfood.json – comestible with the “junk” material. examples: cake, sugary cereal, nachos

sandwich.json – a “sandwich” is generally two slices of “bread” with something in between. examples: BLT, PB&J sandwich, fish sandwich

offal_dishes.json – comestible made of various offals. the offal types are: liver, brain, kidney, sweetbread, stomach. This must be the primary part of the dish.

seed.json – seeds

meat_dishes_human.json – comestible made of human flesh. examples: hobo helper, tio taco

meat_dishes.json – comestible made with meat.

raw_veggy.json – comestible that is a vegetable in its raw form.

raw_fruit.json – comestible that is a fruit in its raw form.

veggy_dishes.json – comestible made of vegetables.

bread.json – comestible that is either a bread starter, or a cooked bread.

wheat.json – either raw wheat, or made of wheat

egg.json – either an egg, or made of egg

dairy.json – made of milk

mushroom.json – a mushroom or made of mushrooms

nuts.json – a nut or made of nuts

other.json – if you made it here, your comestible doesn’t fit any other category!