Unpacking Starbound Assets
- Press WIN (Windows) key
- Type 'cmd' to search for command prompt. Press enter to open
- Execute a program to unpack the
.pakfile to individual files
C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Starbound\assets
The command to unpack the
packed.pak file is as follows:
"<location of asset_packer.exe>" "<folder to pack>" "<location to place>filename.pak"
(WITH the quotation marks)
"C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Starbound\win32\asset_unpacker.exe" "C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Starbound\assets\packed.pak" "C:\Users\gen\Desktop\unpacked_sb_assets"
Will unpack the assets to a folder called 'unpacked_sb_assets' on your Desktop. You may need to create the folder first.
This operation may take a while