Processing is a
life skill that encompasses several crafting types called processing methods.
Some of the processing methods are only available when certain in game conditions are met.
The processing menu is accessed by pressing "L".
Shaking is a processing skill where two ingredients are mixed together to create other resources, mainly
Grinding is a crafting skill which uses a single ingredient and grinds it in a stone mortar and pestle to create ingredients for cooking or other trades.
Chopping is a crafting skill which allows you to chop timber to create planks to use in further crafting.
Drying has a variety of uses. It can be used to dry meat and fish, but also to extract salt from saltwater, making cheese from milk and more. It is only available during the day when it is not raining, and only if you are not standing in water.
Filtering is used for purifying water and refining feathers.
Heating allows a limited number of items to be heated, like metal ore to create metal shards.
With Simple Alchemy, you can make lesser potions, and combine potions to make greater ones.
Simple Cooking is the most rudimentary form of processing food ingredients. Only very basic recipies can be made with Simple Cooking.
Pack dishes for Imperial Delivery.
Pack alchemy items for Imperial Delivery.
Craft various tools and siege weapons.