Sebille examining a barrel near the body of Magister Jalen at the beach of Fort Joy in Divinity Original Sin II (D:OS2)

The Barrel is an interactable object (Container) in Divinity: Original Sin 2


A Barrel, commonly made of wood.

Found often in kitchens or pantry-like rooms, but also outdoors, such as near storage areas or on beaches near crashed ships.

Will sometimes have items in it (usually food related) though could also be empty.

Barrels usually hold up to 20 items

Interaction Options[edit]

The following actions can be performed on a Barrel:

  • Pickup - Put Barrel in inventory
  • Open - Open Barrel to view what's inside and loot.
  • Attack - Attack the Barrel
  • Examine - See Barrel stats, such as vitality.

In most cases when you find a Barrel you will want to open it and have a look at its contents as there might be something useful or valuable inside.


Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]

  • You can pick up the Barrel and store it in your inventory. You can then store items in the Barrel to free up additional inventory space.
  • Double-click on the Barrel to access its contents.