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Base Building & Crafting[]

Epoch Energy System[]

Before a player can start building, they must first gain some energy. This can be done in three ways:

  • Vehicles - While in any vehicle with the engine running, the player will gain approximately 5 energy every 10 seconds;
  • Solar/Wind Power - If the player is within 75 meters of a solar farm tower or wind turbine they will gain approximately 5 energy every 10 seconds;
  • Energy Packs - By double clicking an energy pack in your inventory, there is an option to "use". This will give the player energy instantly, but will use up the energy pack (small energy pack = 100 energy. large energy pack = 1000 energy).


Also note;

  • Using night vision goggles, or the night vision function on range finders, will also require energy.
  • Energy gains do not stack while in a vehicle within range of towers/turbines or multiple towers/turbines

Building controls:[]

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View Building Controls
Button Action
1 Place object
Q Center object in front of player's view
E Free Rotate
Page up Lift object
Page down lower object
Home Push object away from you
End Move object towards you
Insert Push object leftward
Delete Push object rightward
5(NUM) Reset Object

Note:- Base building objects get deleted after 7 days. Moving the object or Painting walls extends this for 7 more days. For more info see Maintaining Bases.

Upgrading Pieces[]

Some building pieces can be upgraded with the use of additional materials:


Base Maintenance[]

If they are not maintained, base pieces will be removed after 7 days of being placed.
To avoid this, you can do one of the following:


The best way is clearly through the frequency jammer, as painting will only work on upgraded walls, and moving every piece of a base and getting them back to how they were would be very time consuming on all except the most basic bases.

Crafting Overview[]


There are many items that can be crafted in Epoch, but they are always started in the same way: by double clicking the item in your inventory.
This is an overview of how to craft items, which can be applied to all crafting in the list of Items and Recipes;

Items and Recipes[]

View Items and Recipes
Pic Item Name Recipe
Example Wood Log -
Stick.png
Stick -
Rock.png
Rock -
Rope.png
Rope 1x Kilo of Hemp
Example Improvised Tools -
Example Lumber Pack 2x Wood Log
Example Bucket of Mortar -
Cinder Block.png
Cinder Block -
ConcreteFoundation.png
Concrete Foundation 4x Bucket of Mortar
Example Wooden Floor 4x Lumber Pack
Example Wooden Tower 1x Wooden Floor 4x Lumber Pack
WoodenStudWall.png
Wooden Stud Wall 4x Lumber Pack
Example Wooden Wall Upgrades -
Example Wooden Wall w/ Locked Door -
Example Wooden Stairs -
Example Cinder Wall 2x Cinder Block

2x Bucket of Mortar

Example Cinder Wall Upgrade 2x Cinder Block

1x Bucket of Mortar

Example Cinder Wall Upgrade2 1x Large Salvage Metal

1x Electronic Components

Example Complete Cinder Wall -
Example Cinder Block Garage Door w/ Lock -
Example TiPi Kit 4x Scrap Pelt

2x Lumber Pack

Example Scrap Pelt -
Example Shelf Kit -
Example Frequency Jammer 2x Electronic Components

2x Large Salvage Metal

Example Electronic Components -
Example Iron Ore -
Example Metal Scraps -
Example Small Salvage Metal 3x Metal Scraps
Example Large Salvage Metal 3x Small Salvage Metal
Example Vehicle Repair Parts -
Example Vehicle Repair Kit -
Example Chainsaw gas -
Fireplace.png
Fireplace 2x Rock

1x Stick

Example Complete Wooden Stud Wall -
Example Cinder Door -
Example Jerry Can -
Example 2-Stroke Oil -
Example Lockboxes -
Example Crude Hatchet 1x Rock

1x Stick 1x Rope

Example Maul 1x Rock

2x Stick 1x Rope

Example Wooden Ramp/Roof base -
LargeEnergyPack.png
Large Energy Pack 3x Small Energy Pack

1x Electronic Components
Fire

Example Wood Foundation 8x Lumber Pack

Tools[]

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