Humboldt Squid
Humboldt Squid.png
Walking speed
5.0 (total 600)
4.0 (total 80)
Armor penetration
Bleeding reduction
Damage reflection
Size scale
Biome statistics
Oxygen time
Temperature time
10 (unaffected)
Pressure time
Salinity time

The Humboldt squid is a tier 9 animal.


  • Octopus can evolve into Humboldt squid (player-determined).
    • 42,000 XP is required for any of those animals to evolve into a Humboldt squid.
  • Humboldt squid evolve into giant squid and colossal squid.
    • 48,000 XP is required for a Humboldt squid to evolve into any of those animals.
  • Humboldt squid drop meat upon death.
  • As a Humboldt squid, friendly fire is turned off for other Humboldt squid: meaning you cannot damage them nor be damaged by them.


Passive Abilities[]

  • When attacking the same enemy twice you get a +7% damage, if attacked again damage increases into +14%, buff stackable 3 times (+24% total).
Name Image Description
Drones Humboldt Drones.png Eat food to create up to 2 Humboldt squid drones.

Drone stats: HM: 5.0 (500 total), DM: 2.0 (80 total).

The drones attack the last target you have attacked.

Suitable Biomes[]

  • The suitable biome for the Humboldt squid is the deeeep.
    • If a Humboldt squid enters the ocean, it will lose pressure.
    • If a Humboldt squid enters the ocean surface, it will lose oxygen and pressure.
    • If a Humboldt squid enters the arctic, it will lose pressure.
    • If a Humboldt squid enters the arctic surface, it will lose oxygen and pressure.
    • If a Humboldt squid enters the swamp, it will lose pressure and salinity.
    • If a Humboldt squid enters the swamp surface, it will lose oxygen, pressure, and it will not regenerate salinity.


This is a complete list of food that Humboldt squid can eat.

Name Can be eaten by Image XP Description
Barb All except for the stonefish who spawned it Barb.png 0 Spawns behind a stonefish using their active ability. Deals damage upon eating it (7% of max life). Poisons anyone who eats it with a base DPS of 10% that lasts 5 seconds (except poison-immune animals). Despawns after 4 seconds.
Bird Poop All except for lamprey and seagull Bird Poop.png 10 Affected by gravity. Automatically spawns below any seagull every 10 seconds.
Plankton All Food.png 250 Spawns in the ocean.
Ice All Ice.png 250 Spawns in the arctic and deeeep.
Volcano Food All except lamprey Lavabubble.png 125 Affected by gravity, floats upwards. Spawns out of volcanoes, which can be hidden in and are located in the arctic and the deeeep. When eaten as an animal that is not suited to the arctic, it will replenish some of your temperature.
Flappy Duck Ray to tier 10 Flappyduck.png 675 Spawns in a horizontal line just below the height limit.
Meat All Meat.png 1000 Spawns where an animal dies (tier 2 to tier 10 animals only). The amount of meat that spawns depends on what animal it was.

Hiding Places[]

This is a complete list of terrain that Humboldt squid can hide in.

Name Summary Image
Shipwreck One shipwreck always appears on one of the dirt islands that border the ocean and deeeep. Tier 1 to tier 9 animals can hide here. Produces bubbles that can be eaten. Shipwreck.png
Abandoned House Does not generate randomly, one abandoned house always appears in a specific location to the left of the deeeep floor. Tier 1 to tier 9 animals can hide here. Pineapple.png