The Boar is one of the two new creatures introduced in version 0.13. You can currently kill and skin the boar, but due to it's high movement speed, it's quite difficult. When killed and skinned with a knife, it gives 2 raw hide and 2 medium meat. It takes the player four arrows or three spears to kill the boar.
The boar is a passive creature it won't harm the player. If the player is seen going near the boar it will attempt to flee.
Boars can be killed with four crude spears or four arrows. Two refined spears thrown kill a boar.
0.14:Boars are now skinnable and gives 2 medium meat
0.13:Boars are added into the game