Ironskin Potion

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Ironskin Potion
  • Ironskin Potion item spriteold Ironskin Potion item sprite
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Use time17 (Very fast)
TooltipIncrease defense by 8
RarityRarity level: 1
Sell2 SC
Research20 required
Grants Buff
Buff tooltipIncrease defense by 8
Duration8 minutes(Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)
5 minutes(Old-gen console and 3DS versions)

The Ironskin Potion is a buff potion which grants the Ironskin buff when consumed. The buff increases the player's defense by 8, thus reducing damage by 4 / 6 / 8. This lasts for 8 minutes(Desktop, Console and Mobile versions) / 5 minutes(Old-gen console and 3DS versions), but can be canceled at any time by right-clicking the icon (Desktop version), by selecting the icon using Cycle Next/Previous Buff and then pressing Remove Buff (Console version), by selecting the icon and canceling it in the equipment menu (Old-gen console version), by double-tapping the buff icon (Mobile version), or by canceling the buff from the buffs screen (Nintendo 3DS version).

(Desktop, Console, Mobile and 3DS versions) It has a small chance to appear as a bonus drop from Slimes.



ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Ironskin PotionIronskin PotionPlaced BottlePlaced Bottle
Alchemy TableAlchemy Table(Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)


  • The Ironskin Potion is more effective than the Endurance Potion against attacks weaker than 40/60/80 damage; however, it is most effective to use both at the same time.
  • The Ironskin Potion is a very useful asset during the game as it requires very cheap and easily farmable items, making it easy to craft a large number of them.


  • Although it can be made with Lead Ore, it still has Iron in the name.
    • Lead in real life is actually toxic when orally ingested.


  • Desktop 1.2: Can now be crafted with Lead Ore in addition to Iron Ore.
  • Desktop 1.1: Fixed a bug where it gave 10 defense. Now gives 8 defense, as stated in the tooltip.