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    These materials are used by smiths to create armour and weapons.
    Here is a list of materials, in alphabetical order. In addition to 
    these materials there are many exotic and rare materials in the 
    valley that aren't listed here.
    Adamantium is even more rare than mithril (if that's possible in the
    first place). It's cost is about the same, and it's little bit
    heavier than mithril is. There is no material which could protect
    you better than adamantium. 
    Adamantium is a very strong and protective metal.

    The  metallic base of alumina. This metal is white, but with a bluish
    tinge, and is remarkable for its resistance to oxidation, and for its
    lightness. Quite rare and soft.

    The hard, calcified tissue of the skeleton of vertebrate
    animals, consisting very largely of calcium carbonate, calcium
    phosphate, and gelatine; as, blood and bone. Common, soft and cheap.

    An alloy (usually yellow) of copper and zinc, in variable proportion, 
    but often containing two parts of copper to one part of zinc. It 
    sometimes contains tin, and rarely other metals. Quite common,
    pretty hard and expensive.

    An alloy of copper and tin, to which small proportions of other 
    metals, especially zinc, are sometimes added. It is hard and sonorous.
    The proportions of the ingredients being varied to suit the 
    particular purposes. The varieties containing the higher
    proportions of tin are brittle, as in bell metal and speculum metal.
    Hard, pretty common and expensive.

    Chitin is a common natural polymer that can be found in the exoskeletons
    of insects and crustaceans. It is light, but does not do well against
    steel and other hard substances.

Chitinium silk 
    Very flexible, yet very durable, greyish-blue in colour, this
    substance is woven by old chitines. The silk produced by chitines
    is possibly treated with other substances afterwards, but the 
    whole process is a well kept secret, known only by chitine elders.
    The silk is very light, and can be cut with normal tools with some
    effort, but makes excellent light-weight armour when layered.

    A soft earth, which is plastic, or may be molded with the hands, 
    consisting of hydrous silicate of aluminium. It is the result of 
    the wearing down and decomposition, in part, of rocks containing 
    aluminous minerals, as granite. Lime, magnesia, oxide of iron, and 
    other ingredients, are often present as impurities. It's more
    common than booze in Wizards' workrooms, and suits worse for armours
    than Neurotico as a comedian (ie. it's bs).

Cloth and Heavy Cloth 
    General clothing made of wool, linen or similar material. Provides little
    protection but it's cheap. Better than nothing.

    A common metal of a reddish color, both ductile and malleable, and very
    tenacious. It is one of the best conductors of heat and electricity.
    It is one of the most useful metals in itself. It is being used as money
    or jewelry in its pure form, and alloyed with tin or zinc to make it 
    more enduring.
    Leather boiled in oil in order to make it harder.

    Stone which internal structure has been re-organized due to intense
    heat, also making it transparent. The crystal used for weapons is 
    actually of a special sort found only deep under the mountains, near
    the volcanoes of Icesus. It is less brittle than usual crystal, 
    making it more suitable to use for weapons.

    Very rare material gained from extra-planar creatures, it's basically
    leather with different attributes. Demonhide receives its name from
    its first origin, skin of demon. It's heavy, confusingly colored
    material which can be used as decent armor material for light armours.

    A crystalline carbon that usually is nearly colourless. When it is
    transparent and free from flaws it is highly valued as a precious
    stone. It is very hard and therefore suitable for weapons, but it is
    also rare, and finding a diamond large enough to be made into a     
    weapon and cutting it is no easy task. The diamond used for weapons 
    is usually of a slightly flawed or coloured quality, although legends
    are told about blades made of pure diamond. 

    The scales and hide of dracoforms such as larger wyverns and drakes
    treated with alchemical solutions to increase their toughness and
    durability, armours made of this material are as hard as steel and
    much lighter.

    The short, fine, soft hair of certain animals, growing
    thick on the skin, and distinguished from the hair, which is longer
    and coarser. It's common, warm and nice to wear.    

    A metallic element, constituting the most precious metal used as a 
    common commercial medium of exchange. It has a characteristic 
    yellow color, is one of the heaviest substances known, is soft, 
    and very malleable and ductile. It is quite unalterable by heat, 
    moisture, and most corrosive agents, and therefore well suited for 
    its use in coin and jewelry. It is not very good for armours and 
    weapons because of its softness. However, ceremonial armours and
    weapons of richer religious cults are often made of gold.

    A recently discovered and rare metallic element with striking 
    similarities to ice in appearance. Its properties closely resemble 
    those of titanium, except that it is slighty heavier, though lighter 
    than steel, and has a durability close to mithril. Molten iceron
    is almost identical to water in appearance, and can be forged 
    into excellent armour and weapons with unique characteristics -
    solid iceron is translucent, or even transparent if the ore is pure.
    All of iceron's properties have not been revealed yet, but some
    people claim the metal is unusually cold to the touch, and 
    impossible to enchant with fire magic.

    The most common and most useful metallic element, being of almost 
    universal occurrence, usually in the form of an oxide (as hematite, 
    magnetite, etc.), or a hydrous oxide (as limonite, turgite, etc.). 
    It is reduced on an enormous scale in three principal forms: 
    cast iron, steel, and wrought iron. Iron usually appears dark brown, 
    from oxidation or impurity, but when pure, or an fresh surface, is 
    a gray or white metal. It is easily oxidized (rusted) by moisture, 
    and is attacked by many corrosive agents. It's quite common when
    considering weapons and armours. 

    One of the elements, a heavy, pliable, inelastic metal, having a 
    bright, bluish color, but easily tarnished. It is both malleable and 
    ductile, though with little tenacity. It's a bit too heavy and soft
    to be used efficiently in armours, but you can surely get good
    bludgeons out of it.
Leather and Soft Leather
    The skin of an animal, or some part of such skin, tanned, tawed, 
    or otherwise dressed for use. This is the most common material      
    when making light armours. It's cheap, quite light and easy to get.
    Mithril is very rare and expensive. It's also one of the 
    lightest materials around compared to it's abilities and hardness.
    A metallic element, occurring native or alloyed with other metals, 
    also as the platinum arsenide (sperrylite). It is heavy tin-white 
    metal which is ductile and malleable, but very infusible, and 
    characterized by its resistance to strong chemical reagents. 
    It's not a very hard material, but it's quite rare and expensive.

    The fine, soft thread produced by various species of caterpillars 
    in forming the cocoons within which the worm is inclosed during 
    the pupa state, especially that produced by the larvae of Bombyx mori.
    It's very fine and quite rare material for clothing, but it doesn't
    provide very good protection.

    A soft white metallic element, sonorous, ductile, very malleable, 
    and capable of a high degree of polish. It is found native, and 
    also combined with sulphur, arsenic, antimony, chlorine, etc., 
    in the minerals argentite, proustite, pyrargyrite, ceragyrite, etc. 
    Silver is one of the 'noble' metals, so-called, not being easily 
    oxidized, and is used for coin, jewelry, plate, and a great 
    variety of articles. It's not very common or cheap either, but
    one can make pretty nice weapons and armours out of it.

Steel and Fine Steel 
    A variety of iron intermediate in composition and properties 
    between wrought iron and cast iron (containing between one half 
    of one per cent and one and a half per cent of carbon), and 
    consisting of an alloy of iron with an iron carbide. Steel, unlike 
    wrought iron, can be tempered, and retains magnetism. Its 
    malleability decreases, and fusibility increases, with
    an increase in carbon. It's one of the best 'common' materials
    which can be used for making armours and weapons.

    Concreted earthy or mineral matter; also, any particular mass of 
    such matter. We can't make very good weapons out of it.

    An elementary substance found as an oxide in the mineral 
    cassiterite, and reduced as a soft white crystalline metal, 
    malleable at ordinary temperatures, but brittle when heated. It is 
    not easily oxidized in the air, and is used chiefly to coat iron to 
    protect it from rusting, in the form of tin foil with mercury to 
    form the reflective surface of mirrors, and in solder, bronze, 
    speculum metal, and other alloys. 

    An elementary substance found combined in the minerals manaccanite, 
    rutile, sphene, etc., and isolated as an infusible iron-gray
    amorphous powder, having a metallic luster. It burns when heated in 
    the air. It's very expensive and rare (almost as rare as mithril), 
    and is good for both armours and weapons because it is light and

    The substance of trees and the like; the hard fibrous substance
    which composes the body of a tree and its branches, and which is
    covered by the bark; timber. It's very common and not very suitable
    for weapons. Although it's often used in clubs.