Luck

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Fortune Teller

Luck is a statistic that affects many different aspects of the game, such as the drop rates of geodes and chance of getting treasure from Fishing. There are two kinds of luck: Daily Luck, which is determined by the game, and Luck Buffs gained from eating certain food.

Daily Luck

You can check your daily luck by right-clicking on the Television and selecting "Fortune Teller." The Fortune Teller will give an indication of the daily luck stat modifier.

Luck is not affected by viewing the Fortune Teller Television Program (i.e., the luck value is not neutral if the player does not view the program, the luck value remains constant regardless. The Daily Luck value does not change if the day is restarted.)

Message TV Display Stat Bonus
The spirits are very happy today! They will do their best to shower everyone with good fortune. LuckStar.gif Luck (+0.07 to +0.1)
The spirits are in good humor today. I think you'll have a little extra luck. LuckPyramid.gif Luck (+0.02 to +0.07)
The spirits feel neutral today. The day is in your hands. LuckSwirlingLights.gif Luck (-0.02 to +0.02) but not 0
This is rare. The spirits feel absolutely neutral today. LuckSwirlingLights.gif Luck (0)
The spirits are somewhat annoyed / mildly perturbed today. Luck will not be on your side. LuckBat.gif Luck (-0.07 to -0.02)
The spirits are very displeased today. They will do their best to make your life difficult. LuckSkull.gif Luck (-0.07 to -0.1)

Daily Luck Effects

Daily luck affects the following:

Luck Buffs

In addition to Daily Luck, Luck Buffs gained from eating food will temporarily affect the same aspects of the game as Daily Luck, with the exception of the drop chance of Duck Feather and Rabbit's Foot. The following dishes provide a temporary luck buff:

Image Name Description Ingredients Energy Health Buff(s) Buff Duration Recipe Source(s) Sell Price
Fried Eel.png
Fried Eel Greasy but flavorful. Eel (1) Oil (1) Energy.png 75 Health.png 33 Luck (+1) 7m

George (Mail - 3+ HeartIconLarge.png)

Gold.png120g
Lucky Lunch.png
Lucky Lunch A special little meal. Sea Cucumber (1) Tortilla (1) Blue Jazz (1) Energy.png 100 Health.png 45 Luck (+3) 11m 11s

The Queen of Sauce
28 Spring, Year 2

Gold.png250g
Pumpkin Soup.png
Pumpkin Soup A seasonal favorite. Pumpkin (1) Milk (1) Energy.png 200 Health.png 90 Defense (+2) Luck (+2) 7m 41s

Robin (Mail - 7+ HeartIconLarge.png)

Gold.png300g
Spicy Eel.png
Spicy Eel It's really spicy! Be careful. Eel (1) Hot Pepper (1) Energy.png 115 Health.png 51 Luck (+1) Speed (+1) 7m

George (Mail - 7+ HeartIconLarge.png)

Gold.png175g

Trivia

  • There is an unobtainable Special Charm that would increase the chances for maximum daily Luck. It would appear in your Wallet between the Club Card and the Skull Key if it were implemented in the game.


v1.3 Beta Changes

Note: These changes are currently being tested in the v1.3 Beta branch of the game.
The final version of the game may or may not include the changes as described below.

Spoilers ahead! 
The Special Charm is obtainable after finding Secret Note #20.

Daily Luck, luck buffs, and the Special Charm all affect the chance to find Treasure Rooms in the Skull Cavern.