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Category Exotic
Type Valuable Asteroid Mineral
Rarity Rare
Blueprint Value 505.0 Units.png
Used for Building, Charging, Upgrading
Symbol Pt
Updated Expeditions

Platinum is a resource.


Platinum (Pt) is a resource and one of the exotic elements.

Game description[]

Extremely valuable interstellar trading mineral, typically mined from asteroids. Occasionally found in underground planetary deposits.

Universally prized for its hardiness and versatility.


Platinum can be refined using a Refiner with the following ingredients:

  • PRODUCT.METALLIC.7.png Geodesite x1  →  SUBSTANCE.ASTEROID.3.png Platinum x250  ("Extreme Alloy Separation", 3 sec./unit output)
  • PRODUCT.IRIDISITE.png Iridesite x1  →  SUBSTANCE.ASTEROID.3.png Platinum x250  ("Extreme Alloy Separation", 3 sec./unit output)
  • SUBSTANCE.ASTEROID.1.png Silver x1  +  SUBSTANCE.ASTEROID.2.png Gold x1  →  SUBSTANCE.ASTEROID.3.png Platinum x1  ("Transmutation", 0.6 sec./unit output)
  • SUBSTANCE.LAND.1.png Ferrite Dust x1  +  SUBSTANCE.AIR.1.png Oxygen x1  +  SUBSTANCE.STELLAR.2.png Chromatic Metal x250  →  SUBSTANCE.ASTEROID.3.png Platinum x10  ("Chromatic Alchemy", 12 sec./unit output)



Platinum is used as an ingredient for crafting the following products:


Platinum is used as an ingredient for refining the following products using a Refiner:


Platinum is not used as an ingredient for cooking using a Nutrient Processor.

Release history[]

Platinum in blue vegetation
(Atlas Rises)

  • Release - Added as a resource.
  • NEXT - It can now be refined as well as mined, but it cannot be harvested from blue flowers anymore. Icon changed. Value changed, previously it was worth 55.0 Units.png each.
  • NEXT 1.55 - It can be refined from Silver and Gold, previously it was refined from Tritium.
  • Visions - Hidden changes: The information panel has an additional icon indicating its purpose.
  • Beyond - Value has changed from 303.0 Units.png to 505.0 Units.png each.