A Lantern is a lightsource and when equipped, it's placed in the left hand. It's constantly lighting and compared to the torch, it will never go out. If the player equip the Lantern and then equip certain weapons like the Mighty Axe or a bow, the Lantern will be put away. This is because the weapon requires both hands.
- Lantern will not un-light under water or if the player is submerged in it.
- Lantern can be used with Pickaxes.
- There is two other lanterns in Salt: the Sea Scholar's Lantern and the Vanishing Light, which gives 1 run speed at night.