Complete Guide to All Outer Alchemy Recipes

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Alchemy is used in outwards to craft potions and elixirs, as well as a variety of traps and arrows that come in handy when you encounter dangerous enemies. These items can be made with an Alchemy Kit near a campfire. If you’re looking for Alchemy, you’ve come to the right place.

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In this guide we are going to talk about each Alchemy recipe, as well as the required ingredients and the effects of each. This list contains items from the two DLC that cannot be made if you don’t own them. First, let’s take a look at how to get an Alchemy Kit.


Alchemy Kits

Alchemy Kits are portable stations used to craft magical items. Alchemists in every city are guaranteed to sell an Alchemy Kit, so you can easily get your hands on one.

To use the Alchemy Kit, you must: place it on a lit campfire, which is made with only three pieces of wood. Once set up, you can get started right away.

Drinks and elixirs

Potions and elixirs are items you can drink directly from your inventory. Below you can check out each drink and what it does.


In the base game you can only use normal arrows that have no effect. However, The Three Brothers DLC allows you to craft the following arrows.


The Soroboreans DLC lets you play different Incenseused to enchanting objects. The incense itself has no effect, but you need certain species to enchant your gear.


Bombs are unique to The Three Brothers DLC, create an AoE that damages all enemies nearby


Below you can see the three different types of costs. When placed in a pressure plate siphonthey create a variety of effects which can be seen below.


Varnishes can be combined with melee weapons to create an elemental effect. These effects are not permanent, meaning you’ll eventually need to apply another varnish if you want to keep the elemental effect.

Miscellaneous Items

Finally, we have several articles. These don’t fit into a specific category, but can still be made with an Alchemy Kit. In general, these items are used to make other things.

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