Abyss Bar

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The Abyss Bar
No Refunds! No Refills! No Regrets!
~ Abyss Bar Slogan

The Abyss Bar is a large section on the main floor of the Space Rig. Here you can have a drink with your fellow dwarves, dance to the tunes on the jukebox or take rounds trying to hit a moving incinerator with barrels.

The Bar[edit | edit source]

At the Bar, you can order a drink from the robot bartender Lloyd. A price list is visible on the top right corner of the bar and when talking to Lloyd.

Starting from Rank 3, players are able to purchase Beers from the Abyss Bar. Depending on the potency of the drink and how many are consumed, the player's character may become intoxicated. The effects of intoxication include borders of the screen becoming a wavy double-image, the player's view will wobble around randomly and the player's character will move in random directions of their own accord. These effects will become more extreme if the player drinks more Beer, and if too much Beer is consumed in a short amount of time, the player's character will pass out drunk. If alone the player will respawn in the Infirmary, though if other players are present they will need to be revived - similar to losing all of one's health in a Mission. Either way, the player will wake up sober.

It is possible to enter a Mission while intoxicated, though there is no incentive for doing so besides bragging rights. You will not recieve a Hazard Bonus for completing a Mission while drunk.

Players who suffer motion sickness are advised to avoid drinking too much, as the effects of being drunk can cause dizziness and nausea. Make sure to drink Leaf Lover's Special to "cure" the effects of intoxication.

Lloyd[edit | edit source]

Lloyd the robotic bartender

Lloyd the robotic bartender seems to be an all-purpose drone, similarly to Bosco. However he wears a hat and bow tie, as well as being connected to what seems to be barrels of Ale in the ceiling. He can dispense drinks from his arms to serve the player if they order a drink from the bar.

By approaching and interacting with Lloyd, he projects a list of the available drinks with descriptions and price tags for you to order from. Upon ordering, as many tankards as there are players in your lobby will emerge, quickly being filled by Lloyd. Then each player can grab a tankard, give a salute and drink.

If the player cannot afford, or hasn't reached the rank requirement to purchase a drink, Lloyd will deny them service by shaking its chassis/head.

Available drinks[edit | edit source]

"Management reminds all employees that contrary to common belief the available drinks do intoxicate dwarves, do have influence on their ability to walk straight and do possess the potential to knock them out."

Craftable and special beers will require brewing materials found in missions in the form of collectible plants: Barley Bulb Barley Bulb, Yeast Cone Yeast Cone, Malt Star Malt Star and Starch Nut Starch Nut.

Corporate Issue[edit | edit source]

These drinks are always available.

Label Name Price Potency Description
Oily oaf brew label.png Oily Oaf Brew Credit.png 35 Credits
Rank Rank 3
Regular The Oily Oaf. A classic. While one of the lighter drinks available, the rich, buttery aftertaste coupled with the low price tag means the Oaf is here to stay.
Glyphid slammer label.png Glyphid Slammer Credit.png 85 Credits
Rank Rank 7
Strong An adventurous mix of a cheap, powerful ale with an equally cheap, powerful energy drink. The result is almost, but not quite, entirely undrinkable. But it sure does put a spring in your step.
Leaf lover special label.png Leaf Lover's Special Credit.png 25 Credits
Rank Rank 3
Refreshing Buff: Removes Drunk status effect.
The Leaf Lover is on this chart entirely to please Management. It kicks like a mule, except it does so in the wrong direction. The Leaf Lover will kill your buzz faster than a pay cut, and leave you with the same empty feeling in your gut. Still, it can be handy on Inspection Day. Just don't tell anyone you drank it.

Today's Special[edit | edit source]

These 8 drinks provide the dwarves with a buff once consumed. Only one of them is sold at a time, the special drink changes upon mission rotation and buffs can't be stack.

Icon Beer License.pngBeer License required to be paid first to unlock the whole selection: Credit.png 1000 Credits, Barley Bulb 5 Barley Bulb, Yeast Cone 10 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 10 Malt Star, Starch Nut 15 Starch Nut.

Label Name Buff Price Potency Description
Icons BackBreaker Label.png Backbreaker Stout +15% Carry Movement Speed Barley Bulb 1 Barley Bulb Strong An invigorating and foamy brew, putting pep and zest in any true-blooded dwarf's blood!
Dark morkite label.png Dark Morkite +20% MorkiteMorkite Mined Barley Bulb 2 Barley Bulb Regular The original DRG-approved brew. Bitter and heady, though not so strong as to incapacitate the workforce.
Icons PotsoGold Label.png Pots O' Gold x2GoldGold Mined Barley Bulb 3 Barley Bulb Regular Pots O' Gold - otherwise know as "Liquid Luck" - has been know to instill any red-blooded dwarf with sharply enhanced senses and an impressive lust for sweet, sweet gold...gold...GOLD! Riches surely await anyone lucky enough partake of this elusive brew.
Red rock blaster label.png Red Rock Blaster +30% Max Health Barley Bulb 1 Barley Bulb Light When you absolutely, positively got to kill everything in your path, accept no substitutes. Equal parts prime aged stout, habanero sauce, and military-grade combat stim, the Red Rock Blaster will make you see RED!
Icons RockyMountain Label.png Rocky Mountain -1 Less Hit per Terrain Barley Bulb 3 Barley Bulb Regular A touch of class. A thinker's drink. Quaffing this heady brew imparts an awesome sens of oneness with the rock around you, letting you carve through it like butter.
Skull crusher ale label.png Skull Crusher Ale +10 Pickaxe Damage Barley Bulb 2 Barley Bulb Regular The cosmic fury of a thousand raging suns course through this midnight-black, glistening concoction. People ask why we remember Karl. People ask what made him a legend. Rumor has it Skull Crusher Ale is at least partly to blame. Make of that what you will. Beware.
Icons Slayer Stout Label.png Slayer Stout +50% Pickaxe Power Attack Recharge Rate Barley Bulb 2 Barley Bulb Strong A rare and much desired brew. Continuing the millennia-old tradition, this heady ale was imbibed by the strongest, most fiercest, most absolutely rabid dwarves of old before heading into glorious battle seeking an honorable end. Not for the faint of heart.
Icons TunnelRat Label.png Tunnel Rat +Fall Damage Reduction Barley Bulb 3 Barley Bulb Safe For Work The Smoothest of brews, known to instill such confidence and grace into even the clumsiest dwarf as to make any sober dwarf blanch. Be warmed: Overconfidence is not covered by the company insurance.
Strategies[edit | edit source]
  • It might be worth checking the Abyss Bar to see what special is on offer before heading to the Mission Terminal; some Specials provide niche effects which benefit certain missions more than others.
    • For example Backbreaker Stout is only really effective on Point Extration and Egg Hunt missions, whereas Dark Morkite is obviously meant for Mining Expidition levels.
  • If Pots O' Gold is available, consider checking to see if any missions have the Gold Rush mutator; the combination of these two events can result in over a thousand Gold being extracted in one mission, resulting in a huge payout.
  • Rocky Mountain is helpful to drink when doing Missions in Biomes where the common rock takes three pickaxe hits to destroy, such as the Crystalline Caverns or the Radioactive Exclusion Zone. It isn't very useful in the Sandblasted Corridors, where terrain already takes just one hit to destroy.
    • Rocky Mountain will not reduce the amount of hits needed to destroy unique terrain such as the Granite Towers in the Sandblasted Corridors. This is likely a bug.
  • Drinks such as Red Rock Blaster and Slayer Stout are excellent Specials to drink in preparation for a Deep Dive, as their generalist effects will remain useful in all stages and potential Mutators.
  • If you have a surplus of Barley Bulbs, consider being the gentleman of the team and buy a round of Specials for you and your fellow Dwarves before a mission begins.

Craft(able) Beer[edit | edit source]

These 12 beers provide fun interactions and effects only in the Space Rig. Before they can be purchased, you will need to pay a sum of credits and Beer Hops to upgrade your beer licence. Each beer comes in its own unique cup.

Icon Beer License.pngTotal Beer License Cost: Credit.png 8800 Credits, Yeast Cone 153 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 157 Malt Star, Starch Nut 230 Starch Nut

Label Name Effect Price Potency Beer License Cost / Description
Icons Arkenstout Label.png Arkenstout A harsh blizzard freezes the player, encasing them in ice. Malt Star 4 Malt Star Safe For Work Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 5, Credit.png 350 Credits, Yeast Cone 5 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 22 Malt Star, Starch Nut 3 Starch Nut

An ancient recipe going back millenia, tasting of honor, gold, and glory days of yore. Served best chilled to near absolute zero.

Icons BlacklockLager Label.png Blacklock Lager The player experiences nightmarish hallucinations of ghosts. Yeast Cone 2 Yeast Cone
Starch Nut 5 Starch Nut
Epic Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 11, Credit.png 1000 Credits, Yeast Cone 12 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 7 Malt Star, Starch Nut 31 Starch Nut

An ominous concoction, so thick and black that you'd think it was taken from the very core of Hoxxes itself. Any rumors around psychotic episodes and hallucinations connected to this brew is purely anecdotal. Or so they say...

Icons Blackout Stout Label.png Blackout Stout Increases drunkenness to max, causing the player to pass out. Starch Nut 3 Starch Nut Legendary Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 5, Credit.png 250 Credits, Yeast Cone 4 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 4 Malt Star, Starch Nut 12 Starch Nut

Renowned through space and time, a tankard of Blackout is enough to knock out almost anyone. A true test for the drunkard.

Icons BlackreachBlonde Label.png Blackreach Blonde The player receives the Jukebox effect and starts dancing. Yeast Cone 3 Yeast Cone
Malt Star 3 Malt Star
Regular Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 8, Credit.png 500 Credits, Yeast Cone 23 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 10 Malt Star, Starch Nut 7 Starch Nut

The party-goer's choice. Charming, fizzy, and fruity, the Blackreach Blonde is known to put a smile on anyone's face.

Icons BurningLove Label.png Burning Love The player catches on fire. Malt Star 6 Malt Star Regular Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 8, Credit.png 750 Credits, Yeast Cone 6 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 28 Malt Star, Starch Nut 6 Starch Nut

What's cooking? Why, YOU, are! The Burning Love is famous for it's powerful taste and utter disregard for the Scoville Scale. Ingest at your own risk.

Icons FlintlockeDelight Label.png Flintlocke's Delight Explosions occur around the player, propelling them in random directions. Yeast Cone 3 Yeast Cone
Starch Nut 2 Starch Nut
Strong Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 5, Credit.png 350 Credits, Yeast Cone 14 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 5 Malt Star, Starch Nut 11 Starch Nut

How does it work? Eldritch magic? Genetic tempering? Nobody knows! Suffice to say, Flintlocke's Delight is a favorite of demolitionists everywhere. Also, it tastes great - if you got a love for gunpowder, anyway.

Icons GutWrecker Label.png Gut Wrecker The player releases a loud burp, shaking their screen. Malt Star 1 Malt Star
Starch Nut 4 Starch Nut
Epic Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 8, Credit.png 500 Credits, Yeast Cone 7 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 21 Malt Star, Starch Nut 12 Starch Nut

Equal parts carbon dioxide, nitric acid, and maple syrup, the Gut Wrecker is a peculiar but exceptionally tasty brew - if you manage to keep it down, that is. Has been known to be quite fizzy.

Icons MacteraBrew Label.png Mactera Brew Player releases a loud fart, creating a green cloud around them. Malt Star 1 Malt Star
Starch Nut 6 Starch Nut
Epic Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 20, Credit.png 1500 Credits, Yeast Cone 15 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 10 Malt Star, Starch Nut 55 Starch Nut

A delightful, tangy brew. In accordance with DRG's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"-guidelines, the Mactera Brew quickly rose to prominence among the crew - as long as everyone agreed not to discuss the ingredients...

Icons Malt Rockbearer Label.png Malt Rockbearer The player grows in size. Yeast Cone 6 Yeast Cone Strong Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 11, Credit.png 750 Credits, Yeast Cone 30 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 10 Malt Star, Starch Nut 10 Starch Nut

A classic, malty brew with a distinctive tangy aftertaste, the Rockbearer is know to be behind many great dwarven feats. Be advised: Management will not reimburse any amonts of clothes torn or vocal chords ruptured as a result of enjoying this drink.

Icons Seasoned Moonrider Label.png Seasoned Moonrider The player recieves low gravity, and gains an upward boost in momentum. Malt Star 3 Malt Star
Starch Nut 4 Starch Nut
Safe For Work Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 14, Credit.png 1000 Credits, Yeast Cone 10 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 15 Malt Star, Starch Nut 35 Starch Nut

Malthly and sweet, the Seasoned Moonrider is a distinguished brew that's sure to put a kick in your step.

Icons UnderhillDeluxe Label.png Underhill Deluxe The player shrinks in size. Yeast Cone 4 Yeast Cone Regular Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 5, Credit.png 350 Credits, Yeast Cone 17 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 5 Malt Star, Starch Nut 8 Starch Nut

In a hole in the ground, there lived a brewer. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to drink; it was a brewery, and that mean s beer. This beer, in fact. And it is lovely.

Icons WormholeSpecial Label.png Wormhole Special Teleports the player to a random location (either inside the Drop Pod or outside the Space Rig.) Yeast Cone 1 Yeast Cone
Malt Star 2 Malt Star
Starch Nut 3 Starch Nut
Strong Icon Beer License.pngBeer License Cost: Rank Rank 17, Credit.png 1500 Credits, Yeast Cone 10 Yeast Cone, Malt Star 20 Malt Star, Starch Nut 40 Starch Nut

There are some breweries out there that will go to any lengths to attract customers. There are dark rumors surrounding the Wormhole Special - dark and ominous as the blackness of space itself - but damn if it ain't tasty even so. Drink with caution and respect. Grasp your knees tightly and close your eyes. It'll be over soon.

Bonus Drink[edit | edit source]

Drinks that can only be ordered by owners of the Supporter Edition.

Label Name Price Potency Description
Glyphid slammer label.png Glyphid Slammer
Supporter Edition
Credit.png 85 Credits
Rank Rank 7
Strong This version of the Glyphid Slammer is a drink only available to purchase by owners of the Supporter Edition of the game. It is functionally identical to the regular Glyphid Slammer, but comes in a golden tankard, and replaces the regular Glyphid Slammer in the bar.

Hoop the Barrel[edit | edit source]

The Hoop the Barrel mini-game is located at the back of the Abyss Bar.
Players stand behind a barrel which is dispensed from above, and attempt to kick the barrel into a moving hoop that incinerates barrels, beer mugs and dwarves that pass through it. Scores can be reset via the red button to the right of the game. Since Update 20: Bigger, Better, Bosco the player will die if they jump into the incinerator hoop, only to respawn in the medbay afterwards.

Scoring and point values[edit | edit source]

The game consists of four phases, with the first phase active while no barrels have been passed through the hoop.
Upon entry of a barrel, the game will allocate the appropriate points, and proceed to the next multiplier phase.
All phases above first phase remain active until the hoop 'bounces' back 3 times from the time of a barrel's entry into it.
If another barrel is passed through the hoop within the time limit, the game will progress to the next phase, capping out at Phase 4 where the point values are multiplied by 4.
If a barrel is not passed through the hoop within the time limit, or a shot is missed, the game is returned to phase 1.

Item Phase 1 (1x Modifier) Phase 2 (2x Modifier) Phase 3 (3x Modifier) Phase 4 (4x Modifier)
Beer Mug 1 Point 2 Points 3 Points 4 Points
Normal Barrel 10 Points 20 Points 30 Points 40 Points
Green Barrel 10 Points 20 Points 30 Points 40 Points
Yellow Barrel 10 Points 20 points 30 Points 40 Points
Red Barrel 25 Points 50 Points 75 Points 100 Points
Forge Hammer Hammer Time (No Score)
Forge Toolbox No Score
Player No score (but see Achievements)

First phase has a 1x point modifier, Second phase 2x, Third phase 3x, and 4th phase 4x. Phases are indicated by the size of the text on the scoreboard located above the moving hoop, although the text size does not increase between phases 3 and 4.

Employee of the Month Screen[edit | edit source]

Employee of the Month Screen

Just above and behind the Jukebox is the Employee of the Month Screen.

It shows the current name and profile picture of the Employee of the Month on the Deep Rock Galactic Discord, along with the Discord's current online and total users.

It also randomly shows one of 5 flavor texts;

  • Managed to mine 10000 Nitra without using a pickaxe.
  • Got a broken back after carrying the entire mission on the shoulders.
  • Won a drinking contest against Bosco.
  • Forgot to bring ammo to a mission. Highest kill count anyway.
  • Secretly knows what the error cube is for. Won't tell anyone.

The Jukebox[edit | edit source]

The Jukebox contains a wide variety of songs from many different genres that are literally irresistible to dance to. Whenever a song is playing and you are within range, you cannot fight the urge to dance!

Jukebox Songs[edit | edit source]

- Songs with this mark are non-instrumental and contain vocals.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

The Abyss Bar have a selection of beers from different brewery and others independent.

  • Brewery Co.: Red Rock Blaster
  • Founders Brewery: BackBreaker Stout, Burning Love, Seasoned Moonrider
  • LongBeard Brewery: Arkenstout, Blackreach Blonde, Wormhole Special
  • Mountain Dwarves Brewery: Pots O' Gold, Tunnel Rat, Underhill Deluxe
  • The Original: Dark Morkite, Oily Oaf Brew
  • The Seventh Dwarves Brewery: Slayer Stout, Blacklock Lager, Flintlocke's Delight
  • Space Barrels Company: Malt Rockbearer
  • Independents: Glyphid Slammer, Leaf Lover's Special, Rocky Mountain, Skull Crusher Ale, Mactera Brew, Gut Wrecker, Blackout Stout

See also[edit | edit source]