Where to find Iron in Ghost of Tsushima

Learning where to find Iron in Ghost of Tsushima will let you treat your katana to some upgrades.

Looking to find Iron in Ghost of Tsushima? You’re not alone. Despite its many charms, outfits and trinkets, Ghost of Tsushima keeps upgrading pretty simple. To improve your katana and deal extra damage, you’ll need to collect a few resources including Supplies and Iron. The former can be found scattered all over the map or on the bodies of foes you face, but the latter requires a bit more digging around. There’s no one specific spot, but in this guide we can teach you where to find Iron in Ghost of Tsushima.

Where to find Iron in Ghost of Tsushima

where to find iron in Ghost of Tsushima
Komatsu Forge and the logging camp are great places in the southern region to grab some early iron. 
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Iron is a crucial resource for upgrading, but it’s also a reasonably rare one compared to stuff like wood and linen. If you spend your time wandering the wilderness and climbing mountains, you’re unlikely to collect much. To find Iron in Ghost of Tsushima, we recommend exploring villages and Mongol camps. 

Villages and towns can often be explored freely and safely. Places like the Komatsu Forge in the southern region (follow Yuna’s story to get there) fittingly have plenty lying around. You should check inside and on top of any buildings you can access, as often Iron is found in the interior of places. Don’t worry, no one seems to care if you’re taking their resources. We guess lords can just nab stuff whenever they want.

Another great place to find Iron in Ghost of Tsushima is Mongol camps. These are heavily fortified areas such as the southern region's logging camp. There are a lot of baddies to take down, but you choose whether to fight them or try and sneak your way through. Most Camps will have tents set up within them, and checking inside these can yield valuable good as a reward. Basically, make sure to scour Mongol camps from head to toe to claim all the resources they’re holding.

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