ESO Spoiler: Alchemy Leveling

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If you have a supply of reagents, solvents, and oils, you can level alchemy in less that an hour. This tome provides a walkthrough, a list of items you will need, and reagent combinations.

Walkthrough

Tip: To speed up your Alchemy leveling, the following will increase your crafting inspiration earned 30 Champion Points spent in The Tower Tree (20% Bonus) and ESO+ membership (10% Bonus).

Tip: If you looking for a quick way to level a new character with 3 skill points, check out TheoryCRAFTING: Leveling to 50 Alchemy in 6 minutes or less.
  1. Visit your racial starter town and become certified in Alchemy.  (Optional: experience and unlocks Alchemy Writs)
  2. Obtain reagents, solvents and/or oils.
    See shopping list below.
  3. Visit an alchemy table.
  4. Each time your Alchemy profession reaches to one of the following levels, invest another skill point to increase it.
    1. 10
    2. 20
    3. 30
    4. 40
    5. 48
    6. 49
  5. Make the highest level potion or poison you can.
    1. If your proficiency is 1,  you will need to make approximately 20 Ichor poisons or 20 Clear Water potions.
    2. If your proficiency is 2,  you will need to make approximately 40 Slime poisons or 40 Pristine Water potions
    3. If your proficiency is 3,  you will need to make approximately 40 Gall poisons or 40 Cleansed Water potions
    4. If your proficiency is 4,  you will need to make approximately 50 Terebinthine poisons or 50 Filtered Water potions
    5. If your proficiency is 5,  you will need to make approximately 50 Pitch Bile poisons or 50 Purified Water potions
    6. If your proficiency is 6,  you will need to make approximately 10 Tarblack poisons or 10 Cloud Mist potions
    7. If your proficiency is 7,  you will need to make approximately 10 Night Oil poisons or 10 Star Dew potions
  6. Celebrate!

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Shopping List

Note: As prices of reagents fluctuate and vary from platform, you might want to shop around for the best deal.

Formula Combinations

  1. Fleshfly Larva /Imp Stool  = 60g
  2. Fleshfly Larva / Stinkhorn = 60g
  3. Blue Entoloma / Spider Egg = 62g
  4. Blue Entoloma / White Cap = 62g
  5. Blue Entoloma / Mountain Flower = 70g
  6. Nirnroot / Spider Egg = 70g
  7. Blue Entoloma / Nirnroot = 72g
  8. Imp Stool / Mountain Flower = 78g
  9. Dragornthorn / Mountain Flower = 78g
  10. Imp Stool / Nirnroot = 80g

Total number of your choosen combination:  ~230
(e.g. 230 Fleshfly Larva and 230 Imp Stool)

Tip: Fleshfly Larva can be farmed at locations with a lot of zombies and spider eggs can be farmed were a lot of spiders / spider critters are found.

Reagents

  1. Fleshfly Larva ~20g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  2. Spider Egg ~30g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  3. White Cap ~30g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  4. Blue Entoloma ~32g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  5. Mountain Flower ~38g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  6. Dragonthorn ~40g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  7. Imp Stool ~40g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  8. Nirnroot ~40g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  9. Stinkhorn ~40g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]
  10. Luminous Russula ~45g
    Search TTC: [PC-NA] [PC-EU]

Poison-Making Oils

Poison Solvents Solvent Potency Level Cost
 Grease
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
1 (not recommended) 3 ~1g
 Ichor (20)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
1 10 ~2g
 Slime (40)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
2 20 ~40g
 Gall (40)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
3 30 ~20g
 Terebinthine (50)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
4 40 ~30g
 Pitch-Bile (50)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
5 50 ~120g
 Tarblack (10)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
6 CP50 ~40g
 Night-Oil (10)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
7 CP100 ~25g

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Alchemy Solvents

Tip: Oils are usually much cheaper than solvents, unless you already have them in your inventory.
Standard Solvents Solvent Potency Level Cost
 Natural Water
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
 1 (not recommended) 3 ~8g
 Clear Water (20)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
 1 10 ~7g
 Pristine Water (40)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
 2 20 ~50g
 Cleansed Water  (40)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
 3 30 ~70g
 Filtered Water (50)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
 4 40 ~100g
 Purified Water (50)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
 5 50 ~115g
Cloud Mist (10)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
 6 CP50  ~80g
Star Dew (10)
[PC-NA]
[PC-EU]
 7 CP100 ~100g

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Tip: Oils can be found on greater mobs in an area. eg. Trolls, Giant Snakes, Giants, Mammoth, etc.