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Best Base Building Guide In Conan Exiles - Locations & Ideas

Choosing a location to build a base can be challenging. So here are some of the best base locations in Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery.
Best Base Building Guide In Conan Exiles - Locations & Ideas

Building your base in a secure location with plenty of resources is vital in any survival game, and Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery is no different. Moreover, choosing the best place to build a base is also imperative to your protection from an invasion of enemies or large wild animals.

Fortunately, there are plenty of great locations to build a base across the Exiled Lands, ranging from Isolated Island to The Great Dam. This guide will detail all the best locations to build a large base in Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery, giving you several options to choose from.

Best Base Locations In Conan Exiles: Age Of Sorcery

Crafting is essential to Conan Exiles, so understandably, you'll want to position your base close to vital resources. Additionally, Conan Exiles is a survival game, which implies there will be a steady stream of enemies trying to kill you.

With the above in mind, we've selected the best places to build a base in Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery, balancing the availability of materials and protection from potential enemies. We've listed each of these prospective locations below.

Isolated Island J5

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This area is great to isolate yourself from the Purge, as it only has one entrance in Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery. (Picture: Funcom via YouTube / Reach Gaming)

Using this Isolated Island is a great way to defend yourself from the Purge, primarily because the island only has one entrance for entering and leaving. As a result, you can use this location to your advantage, as you will only need one area to position defensive structures or Thralls. This area will also be free from large wildlife.

Rainy Base N7

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Rainy Base has plenty of resources at your disposal in Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery. (Picture: Funcom via YouTube / Reach Gaming)

Rainy Base is situated in a forest area. There are plenty of resources for you to harvest, including Iron, Rocks, and Trees. You can also find the Black Hand Thrall Camp nearby and is home to plenty of large wildlife. Also, we should note that the Purge will spawn in the canyon below, providing a vantage point for you to easily defend your base.

Oasis B8

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This base location has many resources, allowing you to craft items faster. (Picture: Funcom via YouTube / Reach Gaming)

This area is a flat surface overlooking a large Oasis. There are plenty of resources to use, including Iron, Wood, Water, and plenty of wildlife that can produce Eggs. Not too far from the area, a large city will be located south of where you will build your base. Here, you can find the Relic Hunters Thrall Camp, making the Oasis a great place for gathering resources. 

Cliff I5

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The Cliff Base location is a lush area with plenty of wildlife and Thralls nearby. (Picture: Funcom via YouTube / Reach Gaming)

The Cliff is the best location to set up your base in Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery, especially if you're looking for abundant wildlife and water. This base overlooks a canyon with a waterfall nearby.

If you build your base in this location, it will have plenty of Thrall camps for you to invade, including the Black Hand, Darfari Cannibals, and Dogs of the Desert. There will also be a Ruin called The Arena nearby, with cobras and a giant snake. In addition, this lush area is close to a waterfall, providing plenty of Eggs and animals to farm. 

The Great Dam G10

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The Great Dam is a secret but secure location to build a base. (Picture: Funcom via YouTube / Reach Gaming)

The Great Dam is a hidden and secure area for you to build your base in Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery. Inside the Ruin is a large spot where you can lay a foundation and even make a second level.

You can also create fencing outside the Ruin to protect your base from wildlife like Bears, Boars, Frostwolves, and Wolves. Beyond this, plenty of Thralls are nearby, especially in the Heirs of the North.

That completes our best base building guide for Conan Exiles: Age of Sorcery.

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