- For more details on item drop rates, see drops
See also the associated category for a full list
Thorium adds many new Tiers of crafting materials that are spread throughout the game. These new Tiers aim to aid progression, add variety and fill in niches that were not as explored in the Base game.
Several other miscellaneous crafting materials also exist to further increase variety, such as customization materials which allow the changing of armor set appearance.
Main Materials[edit | edit source]
These materials can be obtained through crafting, enemy drops or mined ores. The majority of these crafting materials can be used to craft a variety of tools, weapons and armor, each with a special theme and properties common among the items crafted from the same material.
|Icy Shard||Always available||Most Snow biome enemies||1-2|
|Knight's Alloy||Always available||+ @ /||1-2|
|Aquatic Bar||Always available||+ @ /||1|
|Thorium Bar||Always available|| 4 @
after Eye of Cthulhu is defeated, before any Mechanical Boss is defeated
|Danger Shard||Always available||3-6|
|Avian Cartilage||Always available||1-2|
|Aquaite Bar||Always available||5 @||1|
|Sandstone Ingot||The Grand Thunder Bird is defeated||
|Yew Wood||During Goblin Invasion||All Goblins except Goblin Summoners||1-3|
|Granite Energy Core||Skeletron is defeated||Granite biome enemies||1-2|
|Bronze Alloy Fragments||Skeletron is defeated||Marble biome enemies||1-3|
|Darksteel Core||Skeletron is defeated||1|
|Magma Slab||Always available||5 @||1|
Customization[edit | edit source]
These materials can be used to augment the cosmetic of respective armor types, without altering their stats. 1 of each material is crafted with their respective armor to do the swap.
|Obsidian Ingot||Access to Hellstone||12 + 2 @ /||1|
|Ancient Dragon Scale||Mythril or Orichalcum Anvil||+ 8 @ /||1|