|A precious ore that can be smelted into bars.|
|Source:||Mines • Blacksmith • Fishing • Frozen Geode • Magma Geode • Omni Geode • Panning • Traveling Cart|
Gold ore can be mined from gold nodes in the Mines at levels 80+, in the Skull Cavern rarely at levels 60+ and more commonly at levels 80+, and has a chance to spawn in the Quarry. Gold ore can also be found by breaking boxes and barrels in the mines. Other random sources of gold ore are fishing treasure chests and beachfront Artifact Spots. Gold ore may also be found inside Frozen Geodes, Magma Geodes, or Omni Geodes, or from Panning. The Traveling Cart may occasionally sell it for 100-1,000g.
Gold ore can be sold for 25g each. It can be purchased for 400g each from the Blacksmith in year 1, totaling 2,000g per bar. In year 2+, it can be purchased from the Blacksmith for 750g each, totaling 3,750g per bar.
Gold Ore is used to make the following items:
|Mega Bomb||Generates a powerful explosion. Use with extreme caution.||Gold Ore (4) Solar Essence (1) Void Essence (1)||Mining Level 8|
- 1.3: Increased price from 400g in year 1 to 750g in year 2+.
|Basic||Clay • Coal • Fiber • Hardwood • Stone • Wood • Battery Pack|
|Ore||Copper Ore • Iron Ore • Gold Ore • Iridium Ore|
|Bars||Copper Bar • Iron Bar • Gold Bar • Iridium Bar • Refined Quartz|