is the alternative to Mythril Ore
and as such, can only be mined by a Cobalt Drill
or higher. To have the ore appear in the world, the player must destroy a Crimson Altar
or Demon Altar
. Once smelted into Orichalcum Bars
, it can be used to craft various weapons
, and armor
. It can be obtained through crates in the Ocean
biome and opening them once the player is in Hardmode.
- Orichalcum Ore is a stronger alternative to mythril.
- Orichalcum Ore is the hardest Hardmode ore to pronounce.