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Shovels are used for digging, or harvesting terrain blocks including soil, clay, peat, sand and gravel.


The raw material used to create the tool head determines the crafting process required:

  • Knapping: Stone Shovels can be crafted by knapping.
  • Casting (100 units): Copper and Bronze alloy
  • Smithing (1 ingot): Iron, Bronze alloy, Copper, (Gold and Silver)

Table: Tool Tiers

Material Durability Material Tier Mining Speed (Soil/Sand) Mining Speed (Gravel) Attack Power (HP) Attack Tier
Other Stone 40 1 2.2x 1.9x 0.8 1
Flint 60 1 2.5x 2.1x 1.0 1
Obsidian 75 1 3.0x 2.2x 1.3 1
Copper 300 2 4.0x 2.6x 1.3 2
Tin Bronze 450 3 5.4x 3.6x 1.8 3
Bismuth Bronze 500 3 5.5x 3.2x 1.5 3
Black Bronze 550 3 5.5x 3.7x 2.0 3
Iron 900 4 6.0x 4.0x 2.3 4
Gold 175 2 5.4x 3.6x 1.5 2
Silver 175 2 5.4x 3.6x 1.5 2
  • Note: Clay and Peat are included under the category "Mining Speed, Soil" for the purposes of this table.


The shovel is the primary tool used in harvesting terrain blocks for raw material or other resources. Pressing the left mouse button "breaks" the soil or other selected block.


Shovels are used to harvest terrain blocks including soil and resource materials. When blocks are broken, soil, gravel sand blocks or resources such as clay or peat bricks will be dropped for players to collect.


Attacking a mob (melee combat): place the tool in an active hotbar slot and press or hold left mouse button to strike the target.


Tools are items commonly used by players and are generally equipped in the hotbar. Up to four tools can be placed on the tool rack, a specialized wall-mounted storage container. Shovels do not stack in inventory or when placed in containers.

Resources Crystalizedore-medium-nativecopper-granite.pngCrystalized oreOre-bountiful-nativecopper-basalt.pngOre
Tools Axe-copper.pngAxeChisel-copper.pngChiselCleaver-copper.pngCleaverHammer-copper.pngHammerHoe-copper.pngHoeKnife-copper.pngKnifePickaxe-copper.pngPickaxeProspectingpick-copper.pngProspecting PickScythe-copper.pngScytheShears-copper.pngShearsShovel-copper.pngShovelWrench-copper.pngWrench
Weapons Blade-falx-copper.pngFalxBow-simple.pngBowSpear-copper.pngSpear

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