Risk of Rain 2: Planula Boss Item Stats + How To Get

Here's everything you need to know about the new Planula Boss Item!

By Kyle Knight

March 26, 2021

A brand new Anniversary Update for Risk of Rain 2 went live on March 25 and not only brought with it a new hidden character, but a brand new Boss Item known as the Planula.

We’ve put together a full guide surrounding the Planula Item, including how you can get your hands on it and what the stats are surrounding the newly included item.

Part of the new Anniversary updated included a hidden character known as the Heretic, if you want to know how you can play as this secret character check out the link below.

How To Get The Planula Boss Item

The Planula is a healing item that was added in the Anniversary Update on March 25. It can only be obtained by defeating a boss, but not just any boss drops this new item.

In order to get the Planula in Risk of Rain 2, you will need to defeat the Grandparent Boss Monster. The Grandparent Boss is a new type of boss monster that was also added in the March 25 Anniversary Update.

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This is the only way to obtain the Planula Item, it cannot be obtained from chests. Boss items also only drop if its respective boss monster spawned as the teleporter boss.

Planula Boss Item Stats

So, what does the Planula do exactly? Well, it’s a healing item that doesn’t do much apart from heal the player.

The Planula allows the player to receive flat healing when attacked, according to the Risk of Rain 2 wiki the Planula will “Heal from incoming damage for 15 (+15 per stack)”.

Risk of Rain 2 Anniversary Update

There was a big update for Risk of Rain 2 on March 25, the Anniversary Update went live for the game and brought with it a lot of new content.

You can find the full patch notes and everything you need to know about the Anniversary Update at the link below:

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Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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