Etheric Artifacts is an upcoming expansion for Alchemy! that introduces a fifth element. ether, and brand artifact cards that can be created like potions, but that give ongoing bonuses. These new elements can be added individually or together, creating a variety of new ways to play Alchemy!
Ether: The mysterious fifth element which can be gained by transmuting 5 new and different elements. Etheric Artifacts includes dozens of new potions that make use of this element as well as action and equipment cards that can be added alongside it.
Artifacts: More than 20 artifacts, a new card type that is dealt out with potions and can be created to gain a permanent benefit, although they bestow no victory points.