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May have been famous once. Nowadays, it can be used as fishing bait, or eaten in an emergency. — In-game description
- WARNING: Worms are poisonous. Eating it will make you sick.
The Earthworm is an animal in DayZ Standalone. It can be obtained from the ground to use for crafting Fishing Bait. They are also stackable up to a maximum of 10.
Earthworms can be dug-up using a Farming Hoe, Shovel, Pickaxe or a Knife when pointing at the ground, and can be combined with a fishing hook to catch fish.
- Earthworms in real life are edible and contain a very high amount of protein.
- The description may be an indirect reference to the 1994 side-scrolling platforming video game Earthworm Jim.