Far Cry 5 Crafting - How to Craft Explosives and Homeopathics

Far Cry 5 Crafting - How to Craft Explosives and Homeopathics

Far Cry 5 is a big game full of things to do. In this guide we'll detail how to recruit the dog, bear, and cat, how to earn money quickly, the best perks in Far Cry 5, Prepper Stash Locations, helicopters and planes, and how to fish. Also how to play Far Cry 5 Coop with friends, crafting, and weapon upgrades.

Crafting in Far Cry 5 is a core part of how you get your hands on explosives and homeopathic remedies that give your character boosts. In this guide to crafting in Far Cry 5 we'll detail all the explosives and homeopathic items you can craft (and can't). Can you craft medkits in Far Cry 5? We'll tell you.

For more on Far Cry 5 head on over to our Far Cry 5 guide hub. It's full of really useful info, like how to play cooperatively with a friend, and how to open those blasted cages.

How to Craft Explosives in Far Cry 5

In Far Cry 5 you can craft explosives, which comes in very handy while you're out and about taking on the cult and the many dangerous wild animals. We've listed the craftable explosives for you just below.

To access the crafting menu, bring up your weapon wheel then highlight the bottom left or bottom right options, then use the directional pad/buttons to scroll through the options. Items that can be crafted will be noted.

  • Molotov - 2x Liquor + 2x Fasteners
  • Remote Explosive - 2x Fasteners + 2x Nitro + 2x Blasting Cap
  • Proximity Explosive - 2x Casing + 2x Nitro + 2x Blasting Cap
  • Dynamite - 2x Fasteners + 2x Casing + 2x Nitro

How to Craft Homeopathics in Far Cry 5

You might not be aware of this as Far Cry 5 does a pretty terrible job of explaining it, but you can craft and use four homeopathic remedies. Using these gives your character a temporary boost in a certain area or gives a short-lived new ability. We've detailed the four below. You can access these from page 2 of the weapon wheel, each needing a bunch of ingredients to craft.

The Furious

  • Increases melee attack damage for a limited time
  • 2x Bliss Oil
  • 2x Prairie Fire

The Fast

  • Increases your speed for a limited time.
  • 2x Bliss Oil
  • 2x Jimson Weed

Ultimate Hunter

  • Automatically tag all animals and enemies in your sight and make the predator flee.
  • 2x Prairie Fire
  • 2x Mustard
  • 2x Jimson Weed

Ultimate Survivor

  • Reduce considerably the damage you take.
  • 2x Lupine
  • 2x Prickly Lettuce
  • 2x Bliss Oil

You can also craft liquor and 'oregano', each giving you temporary innebreation. You can craft them from the same menu as the homeopathics, but each only takes one item (liquor or oregano) to craft.

Can you Craft Medkits in Far Cry 5?

It's pretty easy to take a lot of damage in Far Cry 5, so you'll be wanting to make use of medkits. With that being said, you'd assume you're able to craft medkits in Far Cry 5, but you can't. It's not possible to craft medkits in Far Cry 5, which is pretty bizarre. Medkits can be bought from shops/sellers, or found lying around in the game world, but can't be crafted.

That's all the info we've got on crafting explosives and homeopathics in Far Cry 5. Head elsewhere for info on how to recruit boomer the dog, and how to find all the Prepper Stash locations in Far Cry 5.

Tom Orry

Audience Development Manager, Gamer Network

Tom started life on a circus in Australia before his family moved to the UK. His love of gaming started soon after, which essentially meant he bought every video game magazine available and worked numerous part-time jobs as a child in order to afford costly N64 games. He created UK site VideoGamer.com, of which he was the Editor for over a decade. He now doesn't like circuses.

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