The Tinder Plug is one of the Items available in The Long Dark and is used in starting fires. Although it can be found in the world, it can also be obtained from harvesting various items. These include sticks, newsprint, newsprint rolls and cardboard boxes. Tinder plugs may also be crafted from the radial menu: Two can be created from a stick.
- A small plug or bundle or flammable material (paper, wool, cloth, dry bark, or needles, etc) required to start a small fire.