Formed over billions of years, these crystals are most often found embedded in space rock.

—In-Game Description

Asterite is an uncommon resource that can be found in any Empyrean mission. It is used in upgrading the Railjack.

Blueprints Requiring Asterite[edit | edit source]

Click to view the Blueprints requiring Asterite.
Blueprints Type Quantity (Research)
Sigma Mk I Shield Arrays, Engines and Reactors Ship Component 75
Sigma Mk III Shield Arrays, Engines and Reactors Ship Component 300
Lavan Mk III Shield Arrays, Engines and Reactors Ship Component 1,440
Vidar Mk III Shield Arrays, Engines and Reactors Ship Component 1,440
Sigma Mk I Apoc, Carcinnox, Cryophon, Photor and Pulsar Ship Weapon 75
Sigma Mk III Apoc, Carcinnox, Cryophon, Photor and Pulsar Ship Weapon 300
Lavan Mk II Apoc, Carcinnox, Cryophon, Photor and Pulsar Ship Weapon 1,440
Vidar Mk II Apoc, Carcinnox, Cryophon, Photor and Pulsar Ship Weapon 1,440
Mk I Galvarc, Milati and Tycho Seeker Ship Ordnance 75
Mk III Galvarc, Milati and Tycho Seeker Ship Ordnance 300
Total 6,885 (+0)


Last updated: Hotfix 27.0.8


Gathering Tips[edit | edit source]

  • Destroying Asteroids, Red barrels, Metal scrap around wreckages, and Green rifts in any of the Empyrean missions has a chance to drop Asterite.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The name Asterite is derived from asteroid, an umbrella term for space rocks.

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Hotfix 27.0.9

  • Asterite Resource pickups now reward 2x as much Asterite.
    • Asterite costs for Wreckage were going a bit too slowly, so now you will earn it at twice the rate.

Update 27.0

  • Introduced.
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