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Gives players items on the start of the run. Items can be selected via an external app, hence the name.

Last updated 4 months ago
Total downloads 5118
Total rating 2 
Categories Survivors of the Void Tools
Dependency string mrchous-ExternalStartingItems-1.0.2
Dependants 0 other mods depend on this mod

This mod requires the following mods to function

bbepis-BepInExPack-5.4.9 icon

Unified BepInEx all-in-one modding pack - plugin framework, detour library

Preferred version: 5.4.9
RiskofThunder-HookGenPatcher-1.2.1 icon

MMHOOK generation at runtime.

Preferred version: 1.2.1
tristanmcpherson-R2API-4.2.1 icon

A modding API for Risk of Rain 2

Preferred version: 4.2.1


General Information

Used for getting starting items. You can use an external application to select the items with a GUI.
Download the application from the link found below and simply select the items, they will be added to your inventory upon starting the run.
To add an item, left click it. To remove an item, right click it. You can change how many items you get/remove by clicking on the "x1" button on the bottom. You can also add unlimited profiles and change between them.

To download the app, click on the "Release 1.0.0" on the right of the page.


  • Q: Can this mod be used without the app?

  • A: Yes, but you would need to modify the config file by hand. More info can be found at ReadMe

  • Q: Does this mod work in multiplayer?

  • A: Yes.

  • Q: Does this mod work with the new DLC?

  • A: Yes.

  • Q: Windows SmartScreen is alerting me.

  • A: This is the case with most of the apps you download from the web. You can make sure the app is safe by checking the source code.

Contact Me

If any problems arise, you can contact me in Discord - IKEA#0090


1.0.2 - Fixed items not dropping from chests.
1.0.1 - Fixed an issue that prevented everything from spawning. Fixed the process of giving equipment to the player
1.0.0 - Initial release

Available versions

Please note that the install buttons only work if you have compatible client software installed, such as the Thunderstore Mod Manager. Otherwise use the zip download links instead.

Upload date Version number Downloads Download link  
2022-3-25 1.0.2 4341 Version 1.0.2 Install
2022-3-24 1.0.1 358 Version 1.0.1 Install
2022-3-22 1.0.0 419 Version 1.0.0 Install