Runaway Mould

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The subject of this article is from the Origins update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 9 November, 2020.
Runaway Mould
Runaway Mould
Category Special
Type Junk
Rarity Common
Blueprint Value 20.0 Units.png
Used for Upgrading, Refining
Symbol Jn
Updated Origins

Runaway Mould is a resource.

Summary[edit | edit source]

Runaway Mould (Jn) is a resource and one of the junk special elements.

The British spelling of this word is used in the wiki.

Game description[edit | edit source]

An out of control mould growth that builds up in poorly-maintained machinery.

Likely to be several different species of mould, merged together into one super-colony.

Source[edit | edit source]

Runaway Mould in the marketplace (Atlas Rises)
  • This item can be received as a gift from the Guild representatives in space stations.
  • Runaway Mould can be purchased and sold at Galactic Trade Terminals and NPCs for a profit.
  • This item can be received from encrypted missions at the Nexus.

Runaway Mould can be refined using a Refiner with the following ingredients:

  • SPACEGUNK.4.png Living Slime x1  →  SPACEGUNK.2.png Runaway Mould x1  ("Recycle Waste Materials", 0.6 sec./unit output)

Use[edit | edit source]

Through multiple steps of refining, Residual Goop can be converted to Viscous Fluids, to Living Slime, to Runaway Mould and then to Nanite Cluster.

Crafting[edit source]

Runaway Mould is not used as an ingredient for crafting.


Refining[edit source]

Runaway Mould is used as an ingredient for refining the following products using a Refiner:

Cooking[edit source]

Runaway Mould is not used as an ingredient for cooking using a Nutrient Processor.


Additional Information[edit | edit source]

  • Junk type resources have the same symbol (Jn) rather than their own.
  • It has the same icon as Containment Failure

Release history[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]