|The main fuel for furnaces and dwarf kitchens.|
|Types||Block • Raw material|
|Price per Unit||0.50|
|Tech Needed||Railroad Construction|
Coal is the most common of all of the ores and the veins are usually found between lower dirt (not surface) and rocky light dirt. Coal can be used for making many items, especially those needing the forge or the kitchen to be crafted/cooked.
Acquiring[edit | edit source]
Coal nodes can be found in the first three earth levels (see the diagram at the right): the soft earth, the rocky earth light and the rocky earth.
More specifically, considering the world surface as the 0% and the lava level as the -100%, coal can be found:
- between -6% and -53% in all worlds and the Underground Biome and
- between -6% and -63% in all biomes, except the Underground Biome.
Drops[edit | edit source]
Some creatures drop coal after dying, like:
Crafting[edit | edit source]
Coal can be crafted after unlocking the Railroad Construction category on the tech tree (not the Substance Transformation, meaning that you can craft it at all worlds, not just at the Underground World).
Uses[edit | edit source]
History[edit | edit source]
|1.3.004||27 Oct 2016||Recipe change: reduced the bits of earth from 8 to 3.|
|0.9.008||10 Dec 2013||Fixed: Coal recipe is now available in Tech Tree mode and Campaign mode.|
|0.9.007||01 Dec 2013||Coal is now craftable.|