Both me and GDog were given access to the beta to help build the hype for the farm update and I thought I would take some questions about it!
Cubic Castles Farm Pack FAQ:
What is the farm update all about?
It's an update about making your own farm!Why should I care?
It's one of the biggest and most fun updates ever. -- I LOVE it! How do I get started?
Once the farm update is released, buy a starter pack from the Cubit store!When will the farm update be released?
Once it's done. I believe the plan is to release this month IF POSSIBLE. How much does the farm pack cost?
How do I fill my watering can?
Use a crafting bench How do I craft a watering can?Iron + Yellow DyeHow do I water crops?
Click the watering can and click on the soil with seed in it How do I sell crops?
Farmer's co-op, it's in the lobby! What are recubes?
A currency you get for selling your crops. How do I get recubes?
Sell farmed crops.What type of seed should I buy?
There are 5 types of seed: TYPE -- -- PERK -- -- COST
-- -- No perk required -- -- 10rc
-- -- No perk required -- -- 20rc
-- -- Perk required -- -- 40rc
4) Egg Plant
-- -- Perk required -- -- 80rc
-- -- Perk required -- -- 120rc
Seed count? 10 seeds per pack
Sell price? = Buy price
(You tend to pick up 2-3 times what you plant). HINT:
Start with tomato and potato and WAIT with buying anything more costly as it all requires perks! What type of soil should I buy?
There are three types of soil:
1) Rocky -- -- 15rc
2) Decent -- -- 40rc
3) Great quality -- -- 120rc
None require a perk.
The speed of your crop's growth depends on the quality of your soil:Tomatoes
Rocky -- 3 days
Decent -- 1.5 days
Great quality - 1 dayPotatoes
Rocky -- 4 days
Decent -- 3 days
Great quality -- 2 dayCorn
Rocky -- 5 days
Decent -- 4 days
Great quality -- 3 dayEgg Plant
Rocky -- 6 days
Decent -- 5 days
Great quality -- 4 dayWheat
Rocky -- 7 days
Decent -- 6 days
Great quality -- 5 day
Good quality soil helps you grow crops faster but it also costs more. What farming perks do I choose?
There are three major types of perks:
1) Land Management Perks
-- It helps you farm more land.
2) Husbandry Perks
-- It allows your to raise different types of animals
Example: Cattle Rancher, a husbandry-related perk allows you to raise cows!
3) Crop Perks
These perks unlock the use of corn, egg plant and wheat. HINT
Perks limit you to ONLY 5 plots to start!
How do I make a profit farming?
Plant your crops and harvest them. You always get more crops back when you harvest. EXAMPLE: 5 plots of tomatos can yield 10-16 tomatoes. Where should I build my farm? Can I use stamps on my farm?
Anywhere not under something. They need sun. Rain stamps will stop crops from growing.
Where can I get farm animals?
What does each animal do? Hogs
= Nothing atmChickens
= Daily eggs (the same kind you can mine)Cows
= MilkHow do I milk cows?
Bring an empty bottle to it. What can I do with milk?
Use it in cooking!
Where do I get sugarcane?
Tropical minesHow do I make sugar?
Sugar + oil in an extractorHow do you make flower?
Extractor: Wheat + oilHow do you make cooking oil?
Extractor: Corn + oil
How do I cook a sunny side up? -- Egg in stove
How do I cook corn bread? -- flour + corn + sugar + 2 eggs
How do I cook mud cake? -- 2 eggs + sugar + flour + mud
How do I cook scrambled eggs?
How do I cook fries?
Farming Tech: 24:12
How do I use sprinklers?
How can I use the tractor?
Farm animal size progression: 28:17
Can you blow up crops? 32:20
Barn building tutorial 32:33
How much does the farm pack cost? -- 50c
How do you get the recubes needed to farm? --Search for the "Farmers Co-op" & sell them!
What can you plant in game? -- Tomato, potato, corn, egg plant and wheat seeds!
How do you make a farm? -- You place soil and you plant seed in it! Check out this video if you want to see mine:
Do you need to water crops? -- Yes
What types of soil are there?-- 3
How many of each do I get if I buy one pack?-- 5
What do the soil types do? -- Help you grow crops faster:
What are the farmer perks? -- A special ability you gain for leveling up. 15 levels. Perks for farming better crops, using sprinklers and farming across more land.
How do you get get farm animals? -- You need a perk, then you can buy them at the co-op.
Ask your question freely!!
Over all I am SUPER hyped about this pack and I am truly amazed how much is in it! 100% worth the wait! Both me and GDog worked REALLY hard to have this privilege. I have made more than 1000 videos so far and GDog has been doing this for ages. Youtubers play an important role in helping bring people back to the game for a new update.
Updated 7/21/2017 -- May not be accurate at later dates.