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Thick Oil
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Thick Oil is an item in Outward that can be used in various alchemical recipes.


Flammable fluid used to refuel lanterns and to make incendiary weapons.


Lanterns that are low or completely out of fuel can be re-fueled by adding the Lantern and one Thick Oil to the Crafting menu as a manual item. Once learned, this process will appear as the Lantern itself in the recipe menu.

Thick Oil can also be used in various different recipes, listed below.


Used in[]

1x Antidote
Alchemy Kit
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1x Astral Potion
Alchemy Kit
3x Bullet
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3x Charge – Incendiary
Alchemy Kit
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1x Elemental Immunity Potion
Alchemy Kit
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1x Explorer Lantern
1x Fire Rag
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1x Fire Stone
Alchemy Kit
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5x Flaming Arrow The Three Brothers
Alchemy Kit
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3x Innocence Potion The Soroboreans
Alchemy Kit
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1x Oil Bomb The Three Brothers
Alchemy Kit
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1x Old Lantern
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1x Old Lantern
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1x Warm Potion
Alchemy Kit

Acquired From[]

Gatherable Sources

Oil Node 3100%
Oil Node (Caldera) The Three Brothers 3100%
Iron Vein (Vendavel) 140%
Iron Vein (Tourmaline) The Soroboreans 2 - 433.6%
Rich Iron Vein (Tourmaline) The Soroboreans 2 - 433.6%
Iron Vein 133.3%
Rich Iron Vein 2 - 429.2%

Merchant Sources

David Parks, Craftsman The Soroboreans 2 - 4100%Harmattan
Dolar The Three Brothers 5100%Giant's Sauna
Felix Jimson, Shopkeeper The Soroboreans 3 - 4100%Harmattan
Gold Belly 5100%Giants' Village
Helmi the Alchemist 2 - 4100%Cierzo
Robyn Garnet, Alchemist 2 - 4100%Harmattan
Shopkeeper Doran 5100%Cierzo
Shopkeeper Lyda 5100%Monsoon
Shopkeeper Pleel 5100%Berg
Shopkeeper Suul 5100%Levant
Silver-Nose the Trader 5100%Hallowed Marsh
Soroborean Caravanner 3 - 5100%Cierzo
Tuan the Alchemist 2 - 4100%Levant

Enemy Drops

Burning Man 1100%
Gastrocin The Three Brothers 1 - 3100%
Quartz Gastrocin The Three Brothers 1 - 3100%
Troglodyte Grenadier 1100%
Volcanic Gastrocin 1 - 3100%
Troglodyte Knight 1 - 239.5%
Fire Beetle 1 - 238%
Armored Troglodyte 123.8%
Troglodyte 123.8%
Troglodyte Grenadier 123.8%
Mana Troglodyte 115.4%
Troglodyte Archmage 115.4%
Ice Witch 2 - 912.3%
Jade-Lich Acolyte 2 - 39.4%

Loot Container Sources

Junk Pile 1 - 412.5%Blister Burrow, Blue Chamber's Conflux Path, Heroic Kingdom's Conflux Path, Holy Mission's Conflux Path, Jade Quarry
Scavenger's Corpse 1 - 412.5%Royal Manticore's Lair
Trog Chest 1 - 412.5%Abandoned Living Quarters, Blister Burrow, Blue Chamber's Conflux Path, Destroyed Test Chambers, Jade Quarry, Royal Manticore's Lair, Trog Infiltration, Troglodyte Warren, Under Island
Adventurer's Corpse 1 - 69.8%Caldera, Hallowed Marsh, Lost Golem Manufacturing Facility
Broken Tent 1 - 69.8%Antique Plateau, Chersonese, Corrupted Tombs
Calygrey Chest 1 - 69.8%Ark of the Exiled, Steam Bath Tunnels
Chest 1 - 69.8%Abandoned Living Quarters, Abandoned Storage, Abrassar, Ancient Foundry, Antique Plateau, Cabal of Wind Temple, Chersonese, Cierzo (Destroyed), Compromised Mana Transfer Station, Conflux Chambers, Corrupted Tombs, Corsair's Headquarters, Dark Ziggurat Interior, Dead Roots, Dock's Storage, Dolmen Crypt, Electric Lab, Enmerkar Forest, Face of the Ancients, Ghost Pass, Hallowed Marsh, Hive Prison, Immaculate's Camp, Jade Quarry, Lost Golem Manufacturing Facility, Oil Refinery, Old Harmattan Basement, Old Hunter's Cabin, Reptilian Lair, River's End, Ruined Outpost, Ruined Warehouse, Sand Rose Cave, Scarlet Sanctuary, Stone Titan Caves, The Slide, The Vault of Stone, Undercity Passage, Vendavel Fortress, Vigil Pylon, Voltaic Hatchery, Ziggurat Passage
Corpse 1 - 69.8%Abrassar, Caldera, Forgotten Research Laboratory, The River of Red
Hollowed Trunk 1 - 69.8%Ancient Hive, Antique Plateau, Chersonese, Enmerkar Forest, Hive Trap, Steakosaur's Burrow
Junk Pile 1 - 69.8%Abandoned Storage, Ancient Foundry, Antique Plateau, Cabal of Wind Temple, Caldera, Calygrey Colosseum, Crumbling Loading Docks, Dark Ziggurat Interior, Destroyed Test Chambers, Forgotten Research Laboratory, Harmattan, Heroic Kingdom's Conflux Path, Holy Mission's Conflux Path, Jade Quarry, Levant, Lost Golem Manufacturing Facility, Monsoon, Montcalm Clan Fort, Necropolis, Oil Refinery, Old Harmattan Basement, Old Sirocco, Pirates' Hideout, Reptilian Lair, Silkworm's Refuge, Starfish Cave, Steam Bath Tunnels, Sulphuric Caverns, The Eldest Brother, The River of Red, The Tower of Regrets, Tree Husk, Underside Loading Dock, Ziggurat Passage

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  • The Warm Potion recipe with Thick Oil and Water is one of the best ways to make money in the early-game

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