My Time At Sandrock Pen Guide - Gifts & Perks

Last Update: May 25, 2022 8:37 PM /


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Pen is the big beefcake who wanders around town all day making sure that everyone feels safe. Well, safe or at least a little bit inadequate. If you want to become Good Friends with Pen, our My Time at Sandrock Pen guide will help you learn what you need to know to make that happen by giving Pen Gifts and interacting with him!

Quicklinks: Perks | Best Gifts | Relationship

Let's jump right into our My Time at Sandrock Pen Guide!

Pen Birthday

Pen's Birthday is Day 8 of Summer.

Pen Relationship Perks

Pen has 3 Perks that you'll gain from growing your relationship with her:

  • Buddy: Add an extra 5 attack points.
  • Friend: Add an extra 5 attack points.
  • Good Friend: Add an extra 5% critical chance.

Where to Find Pen

Pen is a pretty tough bloke to tie down, in more ways than one. He spends most of his day patrolling around the town, so you're going to mostly have to keep your eyes peeled for him, rather than heading to any one spot in particular. 

My Time At Sandrock Pen Guide - Standing Around Again

Pen Gifts Guide

Pen is a big tough hard man, so of course he likes his fair share of combat gear and equipment, but also enjoys shiny things like diamonds too. Here's what Pen's favorite gifts, and ones you should avoid if you want to become good friends!

Gifts Pen Loves (+10-20)

  • Yakboy Target
  • Yakboy Horn Decoration
  • Hardwood Dining Table
  • Rustic Wardrobe
  • Premium Wood Desk
  • Elegant Sofa
  • Yakboy Display Board
  • Gold
  • Diamond
  • Arm Stretcher
  • Barbell
  • Iron Elbow Pads
  • Iron Knee Pads
  • Leather Belt
  • Wold Tooth Pendant
  • Leather Gloves
  • Motoviational Hammer
  • Iron Sword and Shield
  • Iron Great Sword
  • Iron Dagger
  • Iron Spear
  • Explorer Scarf
  • Explorer Boots
  • Explorer Hat
  • Explorer Pants
  • Explorer Vest
  • Rescue Team Hat
  • Rescue Team Boots
  • Rescue Team Pants
  • Rescue Team Jacket
  • Grapevines
  • Concentrated Algae Apparatus

Gifts Pen Likes (+5-9)

  • Rustic Dining Table
  • Cowprint Sofa
  • Wooden Bookcase
  • Simple Cabinet
  • Square Wooden Table
  • Rustic Cabinet
  • Metal Single Bed
  • Weapon Rack
  • Bone Necklace
  • Bone Ring
  • Fried Meat with Chilli
  • Sand Tea Beef
  • Steak Surprise
  • Chopped Pepper Fish Head
  • Water
  • Bronze Daggers
  • Bronze Spear
  • Bronze Sword and Shield
  • Bronze Greatsword
  • Iron Muscle Soup
  • Golden Bell Pill
  • Fang Special X
  • Mad Doctor Potion

Gifts Pen Dislikes (-1-4)

  • Bronze Scrap
  • Fine Copper Scrap
  • Fine Iron Scrap
  • Fine Rubber Scrap
  • Fine Stone Scrap
  • Fine Bronze Scrap
  • Stone Scrap
  • Wood Scrap
  • Copper Scrap
  • Dilapidated Dining Table
  • Dilapidated Furnace
  • Dilapidated Engine
  • Worn Tires
  • Eagle Flute
  • Harmonica
  • Double Earrings
  • Jade Bracelet
  • Blessing Pendant
  • Amber Pendant
  • Yakmel Hairband
  • Gold Ring
  • Handkerchief
  • Ruby Headdress
  • Ice Silk Turban
  • Germinating Hairpin
  • Full Moon Bracelet
  • Yakmel Horn Comb
  • Peacock Feather Brooch
  • Fragrant Satchel 
  • Jade Waist Pednant
  • Yakmel Hat
  • Budding Brooch
  • Golden Ear Bone Ring
  • Rainbow Locket
  • Silk Scarf
  • Amber Earrings
  • Gold Earrings
  • Stone Daggers
  • Stone Sword and Shield
  • Stone Spear
  • Stone Sword
  • Rifle Bullet
  • Shotgun Bullets
  • Pistol Bullet
  • Biocrust
  • Ceramic Plate
  • Feather Fan
  • Paperwater Lily
  • Yakmel Doll
  • Goldfish Cutout
  • Quartz Sand Wising Bottle
  • Picnic Basket
  • Spider Web Pendant
  • Hourglass
  • Wind Chimes
  • Bird Swing
  • Funny Mask

Gifts Pen Hates (-5)

  • Snake Tooth
  • Mucus
  • Venom
  • Snake Saliva
  • Lizard Tooth
  • Ruined Paper
  • Ruined Glass
  • Dregs
  • Ruined Cloth
  • Strange Stone
  • Food Scraps
  • Textile Scrap
  • Unlabelled Medicine
  • Exhausted Fitness Equipment
  • TV with Broken Screen
  • Abandoned Doll
  • Asphalt Road Fragments with a bit of History
  • Burnt Coffee Table
  • Sofa Scratched by Cat
  • Broken Double Bed
  • Petrified Closet
  • Refrigerator with Missing Door
  • Astronomical Telescope
  • Old Jeans

Gifts Pen is Neutral On (+1-4)

Most of the other items in the game that aren't on the above lists will be neutrals for Pen, however, he will also refuse certain items out of hand. 

Pen Relationship | My Time At Sandrock

As you probably expect, Pen is relatively easy to make friends with. Outside of the list of things he loves to receive, you can also complete various events with him, including a combat training event that triggers at some pint as you walk into the town square. 

Pen Marriage

Pen is too married to keeping Sandrock safe to be a romance partner. 


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