Tools are essential equipment for mining in Alien Worlds. When you enter the game for the first time, it will give you a Standard Shovel. Mining with that Standard Shovel doesn’t worth the time you spend on the game. It barely gets any TLM or NFT for you. So you may want to buy some tools for yourself. But how to choose tools? In this article, we answer this very question.
Tools in Alien Worlds
Tools are sort into 3 main categories. TLM mining tools, NFT mining tools, and Hybrid mining tools. TLM mining tools are focused on mining TLM, and most users tend to use them. NFT mining tools are focus on mining NFTs, which could be more efficient than mining TLM if the bots left any NFT to mine. Hybrid mining tools are the most efficient. They mine TLM and NFTs at the same time.
Tools have 4 main parameters, which are:
- Mining Power ( Top Left Corner)
- NFT Luck ( Bottom Right Corner)
- Proof of Work ( Bottom Left Corner)
- Charge Time
Tools have different rarities, which limit the number of them and affect their price. The rarity of tools are:
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The Abundant tools have a light gray NFT card, and many players (and bots) use them to mine because these types of tools are the cheapest, and you can pack your bag for less than $10. There are 3 Abundant tools in Alien Worlds, and each one has an infinite copy:
- Standard Shovel
- Standard Capacitor
- Standard Drill
Many players tend to equip 3x Standard Drill, which gives them 6 Mining Power, 2.1 NFT Luck, 3 POW, and only 240 second Charge Time. They can mine more often and get a good amount of TLM as long as the chance for getting NFTs. Most of the NFTs are mine by the Standard Drill users.
The Common tools are the most used items after the Abundant tools. There are 8 common tools in Alien Worlds, and each one has only 16,384 copies. They have a dark gray NFT card and a reasonable price. You can set your bag under $100. These tools are:
- Basic Trilium Detector
- Power Extractor
- Power Saw
- Infused Extractor
- Gasrigged Extractor
- Basic Explosive
The 3x Infused Extractor is the most efficient common toolset for mining TLM. It has 24 Mining Power, 3 POW, and 720 second Charge Time. You can get a decent amount of TLM with this toolset in a reasonable charge time.
The 3x Power Saw is the Hybrid choice for you. You can mine TLM and NFT at the same time. This toolset gives you 18 Mining Power, 6 NFT Luck, 3 POW, and 720 second Charge Time.
Rare tools have blue NFT cards, and due to the limited number of them, their prices are slightly higher than common tools. There are 7 Rare tools in Alien Worlds, and each only has 4,096 Mint, so they may get pricy in the future. These tools are:
- Glavor Disc
- Draxos Axe
- Processing Ring
The 3x Artunian Shovel is the most efficient rare toolset for mining TLM. It gives you 30 Mining Power, 15 NFT Luck, 6 POW, and 1500 second Charge Time. You can set your bag around $100 with these tools.
If you looking for NFTs, the 3x Processing Ring must be your choice. This toolset has the best NFT/Min rate among all other rare tools. It gives you 3 Mining Power, 24 NFT Luck, 3 POW, and 1200 second Charge Time. You can purchase this toolset for around $90.
For the Hybrid choice, you can use the 3x Barrel Digger. This toolset has 21 Mining Power, 21 NFT Luck, 6 POW, and 1400 second Charge Time. You can get them for around $90, and it worth every penny.
There are 7 Epic tools in Alien Worlds. They have a purple NFT card and are limited to 2,048. Due to the limited number, the price of them is higher than Rare tools. These tools are:
- Causian Attractor
- Advanced TD
- Localised Attractor
- RD9000 Excavator
- Quark Separator
If you aim for mining TLM the best Epic toolset is the 3x Advanced TD. It gives you 7.5 Mining Power, 6 POW, and only a 160 second Charge Time. This toolset has the best TLM/Min among all Epic tools. The top 10 miners of Alien Worlds are using this toolset. You can set your bag for around $150 with this toolset.
Those who look for NFTs cannot use the 3x Causian Attractor toolset because the 0 Mining Power throws an error in Alien Worlds. So you have to use a 2x Causian Attractor, and a Localised Attractor. This toolset gives you 6 Mining Power, 25 NFT Luck, 6 POW, and 1,320 second Charge Time. You can get this toolset for around $165.
The Hybrid choice for ones who mine for TLM and NFT at the same time is the 3x Localised Attractor. The 3x Localised Attractor with 18 Mining Power, 15 NFT Luck, 3 POW, and 900 second Charge Time has one of the best TLM and NFT per Minute rates. You can get them for around $180.
There are only 4 Legendary Tools in Alien Worlds. They may add more Legendary tools in the future. The NFT card for these tools is Yellow, and the maximum mint number is 1,024. Legendary tools are pretty pricy, and they may even worth more in the future. These tools are:
- Lucky Drill
- Exlian Staff
- Particle Beam Colider
- Quantum Drill
The 3x Lucky Drill is one of the most useful toolsets for mining TLM in Alien Worlds. With 15 Mining Power, 3 NFT Luck, and only 320 second Charge Time, you get a great amount of TLM. 3x Lucky Drill has one of the best TLM/Min rates, and you can be one of the Top miners in Alien Worlds. This toolset is one of the expensive ones and costs you around $530.
The 3x Exlian Staff is a fine choice for a Hybrid toolset. You get 30 Mining Power, 18 NFT Luck, 6 POW, and 1,440 second Charge Time. The 3x Exlian Staff costs around $550. Due to the limited mint number, it may go up even more in the future.
Mythical Tools are the rarest tools in Alien Worlds. There are only 128 of them available, and because of that, they are much expensive. It may be a good idea to invest in this type of tool. These tools are:
- AI Excavator
- Waxtural Processor
The 3x AI Excavator is one of the best Hybrid toolsets in Alien Worlds. It gives you 15 Mining Power, 15 NFT Luck, 18 POW, and only 600 second Charge Time. But as we mentioned before it is much pricy and it’s gonna cost you around $1,800.
Choosing tools in Alien Worlds is essential for proper mining. Depend on what you’re looking for, choose a toolset with a good TLM/Min or NFT/Min rate. Also, keep this in mind when it comes to buying a tool, you should consider how much it takes until you get your money back? Is this tool worth it or not? For example, if you buy a toolset for $500, you must mine around 5,000 TLM or get $500 worth of NFT to get what you invested. So choose wisely, and if you have any questions about tools, ask us in the comment section. We are more than happy to help you.