Ore

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Furniture made from Violium, an alloy of Cerulium and Coal

Ore is a class of materials found naturally on planets. It can be extracted through mining and refined into bars at a Stone Furnace. Bars are a main component of crafting weapons, armor, and furniture.

Ore is distributed in layers throughout planets, meaning smaller planets will have less ground to dig through to get to deeper ore.

Each ore will allow for a 'tier' of armor, weapons and furniture to be crafted that will resemble the ores appearance and share a stylistic theme.

Each ore furniture set will consist of a chair, table, switch/console, bed, light and door.

Contents

Tool ores

These ores are the primary component in most tools and some low-tiered armor, which are required to craft the racial armor of the same tier.

Copper Ore Icon.png Copper
Silver Ore Icon.png Silver
Gold Ore Icon.png Gold
Platinum Ore Icon.png Platinum
Diamond Ore Icon.png Diamond

Fuel ores

These ores can be used to provide fuel for a player's ship. Coal has more uses, including being an ingredient in torches and being able to be alloyed with weapon and racial armor ores to form stronger materials.

Ore Fuel Ore Fuel
2
4 10
6 15
8 20

Weapon and racial armor ores

These ores are the primary ingredient in tiered, racial weapons and armor. All of them, once refined into bars, can be combined with coal at a Metalwork Station to form a stronger material.

Tier Ore Tier Alloy
1 2
3 4
5 6
7 8
9 10

Gems

Gems are a type of ore with miscellaneous uses and are used to craft various decorative objects.

Misc Ores

These are ores that don't fit into any other category, such as the nightly build's Core Fragment, which is used solely for upgrading the player's ship.

Unimplemented ores

These ores are currently not implemented in the game, and it is unknown what their uses are.

Forcetrium, Magnetium, and Rainbow Rock can be found in this leaked image[1], while Sulphur and Lead exist in the game's assets but simply do not appear in-game nor have any uses.

Moonstone Ore appeared in the same leaked image but first appeared in the game's assets in the first nightly build on June 16. It is unknown whether or not it appears in-game or has any uses.

Unknown-Icon.png Magnetium
Forcetrium Icon.png Forcetrium
Lead Icon.png Lead
Sulphur Icon.png Sulphur

Image samples

The following table shows a 3 by 3 square arrangement of each ore as they can appear ingame. Lead and sulphur, which are not implemented, nevertheless have image files.

Aegisalt Ore Sample.png Cerulium Ore Sample.png Coal Sample.png Copper Ore Sample.png Crystal Sample.png Diamond Ore Sample.png Gold Ore Sample.png Iron Ore Sample.png Lead Sample.png
Aegisalt Ore Cerulium Ore Coal Copper Ore Crystal Diamond Ore Gold Ore Iron Ore Lead
Moonstone Ore Sample.png Platinum Ore Sample.png Plutonium Ore Sample.png Rubium Ore Sample.png Silver Ore Sample.png Solarium Ore Sample.png Sulphur Sample.png Titanium Ore Sample.png Uranium Ore Sample.png
Moonstone Ore Platinum Ore Plutonium Ore Rubium Ore Silver Ore Solarium Ore Sulphur Titanium Ore Uranium Ore

References

  1. http://i.imgur.com/bJ4dXrK.jpg?1
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