This article contains information on an item that is poisonous!
Be aware that consuming this item can make a player's character sick and even cause death.
The Blue-coloured berries found in DayZ.
|Category||Food → Berries|
|Required slots||1 (1 x 1)|
|Location(s)||• Sambucus Bushes|
|Variant(s)||• Red-coloured berries|
|Swing time||0.5 secs|
|“|| Some kind of berries. Small and blue, but it's impossible to tell whether they are edible or not. Do you still remember your boyscout days?|
— In-game Description
Blue-coloured berries are a type of Berries found in Sambucus Bushes around Chernarus+ in DayZ. Consuming these berries will cause food poisoning. These berries are blue and resemble a blueberry. Sambucus berries are the only poisonous berries that can be foraged. They can be held in the players hands or put into a players inventory taking up a 1 x 1 slot. They are only found at Sambucus Bushes and are somewhat hard to find. Blue-coloured berries hava a moderate absorbency of 40%.
- The January 0.32.114557 update added the ability for players to collect berries as food.
- The February 0.33.114926 update added more nutrition to berries.
- The February experimental 0.36.115535 update added the ability for berries to be added to the player's inventory when searching for them. The update also added the Sambucus and Canina berries.
- In real life, Sambucus berries are only poisonous if consumed uncooked, but ripe cooked berries are edible.
- Statistics obtained from DayZDB.