Playing Valheim coop with friends adds to the excitement and joy of exploring this vast Viking land with someone familiar and take down everything that comes your way, but since the game is in early access there are a few things that can be difficult to understand and this is one of them. If you want to know how to play Valheim coop with friends, check the rest of this guide.
Valheim: How To Play Coop With Friends
To play coop with friends in Valheim, all you have to do is have you and your friend create a character first, from there on make sure that you create a world. This will give you a world seed, but make sure that you name your server something that you and your friend both know. Add a password to the server and select the Community Server option, once all that is done, you will be dropped into the game by a crow and then your friend can find the server from the community server list and enter the password to join.
It is as simple as many other games, but since Valheim is in early access there can be a bit of a problem getting familiarized with the menu and the settings of the game. Always remember to set a password to your community server, leaving it open will have other players join in and ruin the experience for you.
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When you’re in the game, make sure to know how to tame a boar. This will result in you being able to breed them and even farm them for leather and other items.
This is basically all there is to know about how to play coop with friends in Valheim, though it is important to know how to repair items in the game as things tend to break down often and you do not want to find yourself facing a boss with a broken weapon.
For more details do not forget to visit our Valheim Wiki Guide for cheats, boss fights, rare resource locations, etc.