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This is a farming guide for Icium, an item in Monster Hunter Rise (MH Rise). Learn how to get Icium, all mining locations, drop rates from monsters and quests, also Icium uses in equipment and decoration crafting.

Icium - Basic Information

Name Icium ImageIcium
Description Precious metal from the Frost Islands. Shines bright white when the light catches it.
Rarity 4 Type Ore
Sell Price 130 Hold Limit 99

Icium - Mining Locations

Location Summary
Obtained from Mining Outcrops in the Flooded Forest, the Sandy Plains, and the Lava Caverns.

Gathering Spots: Low Rank

Map Gathering Spot
Frost Islands Mining Outcrop (White, Blue)

Gathering Spots: High Rank

Map Gathering Spot
Frost Islands Mining Outcrop (White, Blue)

Meowcenaries: Low Rank

Map Node Type
Frost Islands Ore Node

As a Quest Reward

Type HR Quest Name Drop Rate (#)
Village Quest ★2 Hmm, Not So Tasty... ½
Village Quest ★2 Out Cold ½
Village Quest ★2 A Frosty Paradise ★½
Village Quest ★2 Plump and Juicy ½
Hub Quest ★1 Hot Topic Hooligans ½
Hub Quest ★1 No Cure for the Common Baggi ½
Hub Quest ★1 Jumped in the Frost Islands ½

Item drop rate is ranked from 1 to 5 ★, with five stars being the most common. A half star is indicated with ½.

All Icium (Mining Outcrop) Locations

Frost Islands
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You can find Icium from either white or blue mining outcrops in the Frost Islands.

Icium Farming Route

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Reach No. 4 From the Subcamp Using Wirebugs

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Mining outcrop no. 4 is on a rock wall near the northeast subcamp. You can reach the white mining outcrop by climbing with Wirebugs.

Reach No. 5 With Your Palamute, Wirebugs, and Maximum Stamina

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You can reach mining outcrop no. 5 through the opening shown in the image above. Climb through it with Wirebugs and your Palamute!

  • Use Wirebug once with max stamina, then jump with your Palamute twice
  • Use Wirebug three times with maximum stamina

You can wall run and climb using the above methods. At the end of the climb, you will reach the location shown on the map.

Icium - Crafting Uses

Effect Summary
Used as forging material.

Used to Craft Weapons

Catspaw I (×1) Chillblade I (×5)
Crystalline Flower I (×5) Gelid Mind I (×4)
Lagombaglaive I (×2) Sworn Rapiers I (×2)
Tetranadon Edge I (×2) Vaik Veil I (×4)

Used to Upgrade Weapons

Arko Nulo White I (×3) Guardian Sword I (×2)
Amber Slash I (×2) Baggi Gunlance I (×1)
Dual Hatchets I (×3) Frost Edge I (×2)
Frost Edge II (×2) Frozen Core I (×2)
Frozen Core II (×1) Hunter's Knife II (×2)
Hunter's Rifle II (×2) Hyperguard II (×2)
Hypnos Knife I (×2) Iron Assault II (×2)
Iron Blade II (×2) Iron Bow II (×2)
Iron Devil (×2) Iron Gunlance II (×3)
Iron Katana II (×2) Iron Lance II (×2)
Lagomberator I (×1) Proto Iron Axe II (×2)
Secta Nulo White I (×3) Sharktooth Spear I (×2)
Shotgun (Viper) I (×2) Steel Sword (×2)
Vicello Nulo II (×2) Wind Horn (×2)
Surprise Axe I (×2)

Used to Craft Armor and Buddy Equipment

Alloy Greaves (×1) Alloy Helm (×1)
Alloy Mail (×1) Baggi Mail (×1)
Barioth Helm (×2) Goss Harag Greaves (×2)
Hunter's Helm (×1) Jelly Coil (×1)
Jelly Vest (×3) Lagombi Vambraces (×1)
Mosgharl Ribplate (×1) Mosgharl Roots (×2)
Mosgharl Vizor (×2) S. Studded Sash (×2)
Shell-Studded Vest (×1) Tetranadon Mail (×2)
Utsushi Mask (H) / Channeler Hair-tie (×2) Utsushi Mask (V) / Medium’s Hair-tie (×2)
Vaik Greaves (×2) Vaik Helm (×2)

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