Need more metal for upgrading in AC Odyssey? Check out our guide on How To Get More Iron Metal In Assassin’s Creed Odyssey so you can stock up on this rare and precious resource for various ship upgrades, weapon upgrades and of course, engraving upgrades.
Iron Metal is one of 6 distinct resources used for various activities in AC Odyssey. As you progress through the game you will need to acquire thousands of Iron Metal if you want to fully upgrade your ship, keep your Legendary weapons on level with upgrades and add the strongest engravings to your gear.
How To Get More Iron Metal In Assassin’s Creed OdysseyIron Metal is quite a common resource, which is a good thing as you’re going to need a lot. The primary source of Iron Metal is dismantling equipment. Most weapons or any rarity provide at least a few Iron Metal ore when dismantled but if you need to sell the weapons and armor for cash instead, there are other methods of earning Iron Metal.
Taking out enemy ships, while time consuming, can provide you with a good boost to your Iron Metal stash. Be sure to target a weakspot and drive into them for the quickest way to dispatch an enemy ship for the most reward. Also be sure to take the salvage that’s left in the ocean. When you’re exploring on horseback, always look out for the resource prompt. Hit Triangle/Y as you travel around and you’ll often grab a decent amount of Iron Metal.
Lastly, caves. These are scattered across the game world. Specifically, you want to look for caves that appear to have darker veins of minerals in the interior. These are usually very rich in Iron Metal so if you see a cave pop up on your compass, be sure to check it out straight away.
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