Mods for Sword of the Stars: The Pit are files and/or programs that change the game's content from what the original version had. Mods can affect the configuration files, source code, sprites, or any combination thereof.
Config File ModsEdit
Mods that alter the config files change the .xnb files located in the "Content" subdirectory of the game's install folder. If you are using steam on windows the default directory is "C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\The Pit". It is advisable to make a backup of the "Content" folder before overwriting the original files.
Source Code ModsEdit
Source code mods change game behavior and must use a patch program to update ThePit.exe. Like other mods, it is best to make a backup before making any changes.
|No More Confused Female Tarkas||This mod mod removes the confusion effect that is applied by default to Crazed Female Tarkas. Includes a readme with instructions.||Download|
|The Pit Fan Mod||Includes many bug fixes, adds items and monsters that never showed up in base game, as well as changing how many mechanics work. Adds three new characters, "Assassin", "Warbot", and "Crazed Human". Includes an "unlock all recipes" button, double level notice, ability to drop floor keys, and many other quality of life changes. Current version 2.6.7 is compatible with Pit 1.6.2 "Osmium".
This version will not load saved games from version 220.127.116.11 or earlier.
Introduction Doc with major mod features: Introduction
Google doc with planned/implemented changes as well as a changelog (see Changelog tab): Changes
|Download Steam Version|
|The Quality of Life Mod 2.0.1||This mod preserves the mechanics and steam connection while adding a number of features from the Fan Mod like the "unock all recipes" button, options to speed up the game, a linked sotsdex, a more informative HUD, and key commands to drop all items with durability and pick up all items.
Google doc with a list of changes (see Changelog tab): Changes
|Download QOL Steam 2..0.1|
|The Quality of Life Mod 1.1||This mod adds an "unlock all recipes" button for Steam version 1.6.2 "Osmium". Does not affect the steam connection for achievements.||Download QOL Steam1.1|