Barriers are parts of land in Hungry Shark World that block off parts of the water and land. They can be destroyed by boosting into them.
Water Barriers are the more common type of barrier in Hungry Shark World. They are marked as red Xs on the map.
Bones are the weakest barrier in Hungry Shark World. They can be destroyed by a S shark and up.
Cobblestone can be destroyed by a M shark and up.
Steel can be destroyed by a L sharks and up.
Jade can be destroyed by an XL Sharks and up.
Crystals can be destroyed by XXL Sharks and up.
Purple Crystals are the strongest barrier in Hungry Shark World. They can be destroyed by an !! shark and anything more if they will be released.
Oil Pipes are special barriers exclusive to the Arabian Sea. They can be destroyed by a large shark and up. Once destroyed, they will produce a small cloud of spilled oil that is harmful to the shark.
Land barriers can be broken for easier access to food.
Ice sheets can be destroyed by a medium shark and up. They can be found on the surface of the Arctic Ocean.
The Bridge on the Golf Course can be destroyed by an M shark and up.
Plank bridges can be destroyed by a medium shark and up. There are two in the Shanty Town.
- The only size that can break all barriers is !!. Despite this, the Megalodon can destroy any barrier in game.
- All land barriers require at least a small shark to destroy