7 Days To Die: How To Find Ores

September 7, 2022
Grab your pickaxe and collect those ores!

7 Days to Die is an open-world survival horror that combines gameplay elements of FPS, survival horror, tower defence, and role-playing games. The game takes place after the events of the fictional World War 3 where players must survive in the fictional county of Navezgane by finding shelter, food and supplies.

While exploring different parts of the world, you will find come across different types of ores such as Silver, Gold and Diamond ones that you can either sell or use to craft some valuable items.

This guide will tell you how to find ores easily in the game.

How To Find Ores in 7 Days To Die

In Alpha 19, you can easily find any ore in all biomes and all depths with the exception of the Oil Shale.

You will need to find these large orb boulders on the ground and hitting them with your axe will easily break them.

These will give you the ores such as coal and digging more in the area will allow you to find the ore veins.

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You can dig down further by following the gravel to find the ore depository. There is a chance that you will find more mineral ores such as nitrate, lead and iron in the same depository where you found the coal.

Finding ores is easy as you just need to find the ore boulders on the ground and soon enough you will encounter a large ore depository that contains many other minerals as well.

You can also find Oil Shales in the desert which can be really useful especially if you are using vehicles that run on fossil fuels.

Except for the oil shale, you can easily find all the other ores in any biome and depth of the game

Some of the ores can be easily spotted in the snow biome thanks to the contrasty and white nature of the snow.

Instead of wasting time looking for an ore depository, just find one ore boulder and then dig deeper around it to locate more of these ores.

That’s it, now go ahead and mine those precious minerals to survive!