8-bit Herbert
8-bit Herbert icon
Template-info InformationTemplate-info
Available Yes
Type Hair & Hats Item
Cost Free
ID 238
Internal name eightBitHerbert

The 8-bit Herbert is a unique hair & hats item in Club Penguin Island. Members can obtain this item by completing the "Gathering Storm" adventure.


Obtained by Available from Available until
Complete "Gathering Storm" adventure April 12, 2017 Still available

Daily Challenges

Main article: Daily Challenges
The following challenges involve wearing the 8-bit Herbert.
Name Given by Type Description Rewards Member only?
The Wild Seas
DJ quest icon
Community Have 5 animal-dressed penguins party on the Migrator 50 coins and 0 XP Yes
The Zoo Crew
AA quest icon
Community Have 5 penguins dressed as pirate animals on the Migrator 50 coins and 0 XP Yes
Beast Leap
AA quest icon
Community Dress as an animal and jump 10,000 times total 75 coins and 0 XP Yes
Every Now and Den
RK quest icon
Solo Stand in the mountain cave entrance dressed like an animal 40 coins and 40 XP Yes
Wear Wolves
AA quest icon
Solo Dress up like an animal at Mt. Blizzard's wolf cave 50 coins and 40 XP Yes


  • Although it cannot be customized, it has an unused Clothing Customizer description, which is "Herbert can be such a blockhead..."

Names in other languages

PortugueseHerbert de Oito BitsO Herbert pode ser um cabeça-oca...
FrenchHerbert 8 bitsHerbert a parfois une vision très carrée des choses...
SpanishHerbert de 8 bitsHerbert puede tener una cabeza tan dura...