They can be stunned using a weapon's crush option (or being unarmed), allowing the player to pick up the stunned hoop snake. From the inventory, snakes can be rolled in a direction, mainly used for stunning tar monsters.
The estimated drop rate is based off 30 kills.
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Snake hide 1 Common (~1/3) 305 Numulite 1–14 Common (27/175; 15%) 15–210 Unidentified small fossil 1 Rare (3/350=0.86%) Not sold Unidentified medium fossil 1 Rare (3/700=0.43%) Not sold Unidentified large fossil 1 Rare (3/875=0.34%) Not sold Unidentified rare fossil 1 Very rare (3/3500=0.086%) Not sold
- The hoop snake derives from a piece of Australian folklore designed to scare tourists. It is described as a snake that bites its tail in order to roll in a hoop and travel at an incredibly high speed before uncurling and throwing itself at a victim.