As a roleplaying simulation game, Stardew Valley has a bunch of various professions to select from to allow you to reside the (digital) lifetime of your desires – whether or not that’s as a miner, fisher, fighter, and even only a tiller tending your pixel-art crops in the sunshine. Now, although, you may expertise an entire different tackle the farming game’s professions, because of a brand new mod that has “rebalanced and reworked [almost] every profession to be an equally unique and attractive choice”.

Modder VonLoewe’s ‘Walk of Life – A Professions Overhaul’ mod transforms almost each Stardew career to make them goal “a specific style of gameplay” and construct on what the base recreation laid out. Like the authentic professions, the mod’s variations unlock selections about paths to comply with and subsequent bonuses for these at ranges 5 and ten.

However, whereas the stage 5 unlocks “provide simple early-game buffs that benefit most styles of general gameplay”, the stage ten variations add a lot higher specialisation, supplying you with two bonuses and in some circumstances, a secret third bonus, which can “completely change the way you play”, the modder says. There’s additionally a higher vary of roles inside career areas, with selections like stepping into “bomberman mining”, “assassin and sniper combat”, and commanding a slime military added.

For instance, a stage ten brewer will see their drinks mature twice as quick, and you may “ship high-quality beverages to increase your brand value”. A stage ten breeder will see animals breed extra steadily, with the animals’ values elevated at increased friendship ranges, whereas a stage ten “slimed piper” can get slimes to dish out harm to different monsters (and drop extra eggs, too). As for these secret buffs, you may verify particulars on these out below ‘spoiler’ tabs on the mod web page).

Speaking of which, if overhauling your farmer’s profession selections appears like your cup of tea, yow will discover VonLoewe’s creation on Nexus Mods here. As ever, mod with warning, and make sure to try our rundown on the best Stardew Valley mods round at that hyperlink.