Talislanta has several kinds of metal, notably:

  • Black iron: A common, durable metal suitable for everyday use.
  • Red iron: More durable and lightweight than black iron.
  • Blue iron: More lightweight yet than red iron.
  • Adamant: An alchemical creation of extraordinary toughness, manufactured by the Mirin of L'Haan.
  • Black adamant: A powerful material created by the Black Savants of Nefaratus.