Ancient Rock
Ancient Rock.png
Hardness 1.5
Blast resistance 10
Transparent No
Luminance None
Stackable Yes (64)
Tool Pickaxe
Rarity color Common
Drops Itself
ID aoa3:ancient_rock
Version added 2.0

Ancient Rock is a block used when building a portal to another dimension.


Ancient Rock can be mined with any pickaxe. If mined without a pickaxe, it will drop nothing.

Natural Generation

Ancient Rock can be found making up the Ruined teleporters that generate underground in the Overworld.


Obtained from Level Price Price multiplier Item Stock Profession XP
Realmshifter 1 (Novice) Copper Coin.png 1 Copper Coin 0.05 Ancient Rock.png 3 Ancient Rocks 32 1
Copper Coin.png 10 Copper Coins 0.05 Ancient Rock.png 30 Ancient Rocks 16 10
Silver Coin.png 1 Silver Coin 0.05 Ancient Rock.png 64 Ancient Rocks 16 15


Creating a portal

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Ancient Rock is used to create the portals needed to visit other dimensions. It takes 13 ancient rock to finish the portal along with the 5 special carved runes. The corners of the portal have to be filled - they are not optional.

The Carved Rune of Power has to go in the center on the bottom. The rest of the materials can be placed anywhere. Corners are not optional.


Ancient Rock can be used to create the carved rune of power.

Item Ingredients Recipe
Carved Rune of Power 1 Ancient Rock +
1 Eye of Ender +
7 Unpowered Runes
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