How to install MODs in Friday Night Funkin' for Android

The popularity of Friday Night Funkin' has led to the appearance of countless MODs for this video game. One of the most common doubts of the players is related to the way to install them correctly, so we tell you all the possibilities you have at your disposal.

Prerequisites

Before we get down to business, it will be necessary to have certain Android tools that are indispensable in this process.

The original game

First, you will need to download Friday Night Funkin'. This is because the installation of a MOD consists of modifying the original video game files. Here is the link to download it.

Remember that you can also check all the details related to the download and installation process of this game in our article: How to download, install and play Friday Night Funkin on Android.

File Browser

Once we have the APK of the game on our device, it will be time to install a file explorer. In this case, we have chosen Zarchiver, which you can download from the following link.

Once you tap here, you will be redirected to the application download website. Here, you must tap on the green button, as shown in the image:

Download the application called ZArchiverDownload the application called ZArchiver

Once the download is finished, just tap the Open button where it will appear at the bottom of the screen.

Open ZArchiver’s APKOpen ZArchiver’s APK

You must now confirm the installation of Zarchiver. To do this, just tap the Install option in the box.

Install ZArchiver on your mobile deviceInstall ZArchiver on your mobile device

For the moment, we will leave this installed and we will show you later where to use it in the process. To finish this step, just press the Done button.

Leave ZArchiver waitingLeave ZArchiver waiting

APK file editor

Finally, you will only have to get a program that lets you create APK files, and thus, be able to apply the changes you are going to make to the video game files. In this case, we have chosen ZipSigner, which you can download at the following link.

The above link will redirect you to the Malavida download site for this file. Here, you must tap on the Download button, as shown in the following screenshot.

Download the ZipSigner appDownload the ZipSigner app

When the download is complete, tap the Open button that will appear at the bottom of your screen.

Open ZipSigner’s APKOpen ZipSigner’s APK

Once this is done, a dialog box will open where you will be asked to confirm the installation of the program. To do so, simply tap on the Install button.

Install ZipSigner on your mobile deviceInstall ZipSigner on your mobile device

Wait for the ZipSigner installation to finish. When a new box appears, tap the Done button to make the application ready.

Leave ZipSigner waitingLeave ZipSigner waiting

How to install an FNF MOD manually

Many communities offer you MODs independently. In this case, we have decided to use the one of Zelda and Link, although the steps we will show you apply to any MOD you have available.

The first thing you will do is go to the applications we have previously installed and look for the Zarchiver file explorer.

Open the ZArchiver file explorerOpen the ZArchiver file explorer

In the explorer, look for the Download folder, there, you should have the APK of the game and the download of the MOD you want to install.

Go to the Downloads folderGo to the Downloads folder

Here, you will find the two files in question. Tap and hold the button corresponding to the APK of the game.

Press on the game’s APKPress on the game’s APK

Now, you will see a new menu appear at the bottom of the screen, there, you should look for the Extract to option.

Extract the filesExtract the files

In the file explorer, you will see the new folder appear. For the moment, we will leave it on hold and repeat the process with the mod file.

Press on the MODPress on the MOD

Tap and hold the MOD button and wait for the pop-up menu to appear. Here, you will extract the files again with the Extract to option.

Extract the MOD’s filesExtract the MOD’s files

You will now have at your disposal all the necessary folders to make the file transfers. So go into the folder extracted from the mod.

Open the MOD’s folderOpen the MOD’s folder

Tap on the only folder where you can. In this part, you will be looking for the files that make up the mod, so it is time to dig in.

Search for the image filesSearch for the image files

When you get to the folder with the files, go to the top menu and tap on the three dots on the right.

Go to the upper right menuGo to the upper right menu

Once you have done so, look for the Multi-Select option and tap on it as shown in the following image.

Enable the multiple selection modeEnable the multiple selection mode

Tap on the first button of the top menu as shown in the screenshot. When you do so, tap on the Select All option.

Select all the filesSelect all the files

Click continuously on any of the files marked in green, and when the box appears, tap on Copy.

Copy all the files selectedCopy all the files selected

Now, go to the top box and tap there to move around in the file browser without losing the selection you have made.

Go to the navigation barGo to the navigation bar

To do this, select the Download folder, which will take you back to the main folder.

Return to the Downloads folderReturn to the Downloads folder

Once there you will have to enter the folder with the Friday Night Funkin' files, so tap on it.

Go to the folder with the game’s filesGo to the folder with the game’s files

Browse through the folders until you find the files related to the images. In this case, tap on assets.

Press on AssetsPress on Assets

You will advance to the next folder, where you will again see a series of options. Re-enter assets.

Press on Assets once againPress on Assets once again

You have now reached the key point in this process. Enter the images folder, located where the screenshot shows.

Go to the Images folderGo to the Images folder

It is time for you to paste the files we copied earlier. To do so, tap the green button at the bottom of the screen.

Paste the MOD’s filesPaste the MOD’s files

The system will ask you if you want to overwrite the files. It is important that, before you tap on Replace, you check the Apply to all files box.

Overwrite the filesOverwrite the files

When the files have finished loading, return to the main game folder. Now, tap on the top menu and activate the Multi-Select mode.

Return to the game’s main folderReturn to the game’s main folder

Tap again on the Select All option that will appear after selecting the button on the left.

Select all the files againSelect all the files again

With all the files marked in green, look again for the button located in the lower right area.

Zip the filesZip the files

This step is to compress the folder into a ZIP file, so be sure to choose this option before pressing the OK button.

Configure it for ZIP filesConfigure it for ZIP files

You will now return to your applications screen and search for ZipSigner. After opening the App, you will see the following interface.

Go to the ZipSigner APK editorGo to the ZipSigner APK editor

Here, you should select the Choose In/Out button and you will see the file explorer used by this program appear.

Go to the game’s folderGo to the game’s folder

Browse to the folder where you left the ZIP file with the modified game data and tap on it.

Select the zipped fileSelect the zipped file

You will return to the main ZipSigner screen. All you have to do is tap the Sign The File button and wait for the process to finish.

Click on Sign the fileClick on Sign the file

Before going back and installing the modified game, it will be imperative that you make sure that the original version has been deleted.

Keep the game pressedKeep the game pressed

Tap and hold the game button and wait until the pop-up menu appears. Tap Uninstall and confirm the uninstallation.

Uninstall the gameUninstall the game

Log back into Zarchive and return to the folder where you left the mod. Now, you will see the original file and another one with the word signed.

Search for the new ZIP file created by ZipSignerSearch for the new ZIP file created by ZipSigner

Tap on the file with the word signed and hold down until the pop-up menu appears.

Change its nameChange its name

Select the Rename option to modify its name. With this, it will only be necessary to change the file extension from ZIP to APK.

Add the apk extensionAdd the apk extension

Tap the OK button. Close and reopen Zarchive. When you go back to the folder where you made the name modification, you will now see the following.

Click on the new APK you just createdClick on the new APK you just created

Tap the APK file you have created. You will see a new menu appear, where you will have to select the Install option.

Select the Install optionSelect the Install option

Confirm the installation in the pop-up box that will appear. To do this, simply tap the Install button again.

Confirm the MOD’s installationConfirm the MOD’s installation

Finally, you can open the modified game by tapping the Open button and start enjoying the MOD of your choice.

Open the MOD and playOpen the MOD and play

Download a MOD of Friday Night Funkin' already set up

An option that saves a few steps and will be much easier for you is to download the MOD of Friday Night Funkin' ready to play. In this case, we have chosen the title "Piggy Friday Night Funkin", which you can download safely at the following link.

After tapping on the link above, you will be taken to the mod download page. There, you will have to tap on the green Download button.

Click on the button to download the MODClick on the button to download the MOD

When you are redirected to the new page, repeat the process and tap the Download button again.

Confirm the MOD’s downloadConfirm the MOD’s download

Wait for the download to finish and look for the Open button at the bottom of the screen. Tap on it.

Open the APK of the downloaded MODOpen the APK of the downloaded MOD

The application will ask you to confirm that you want to install it, so in the message that will appear, you will have to select the Install option.

Install the Piggy Friday Night Funkin MODInstall the Piggy Friday Night Funkin MOD

Wait for the game to finish installing. In the end, you will be able to enter it directly by tapping on the Open button.

Open the Piggy Friday Night Funkin MODOpen the Piggy Friday Night Funkin MOD

Now, you will simply have to enjoy this MOD that we have selected, starring some cute little pigs.

Play the Piggy Friday Night Funkin MODPlay the Piggy Friday Night Funkin MOD