A 2011 2D action-adventure/RPG, developed by Re-Logic. Use this tag for the PC version.

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What should I have to kill the Eye of Cthulhu in Terraria? [duplicate]

I have some OK stuff such as decent weapons and armor, but can you look at this list of what I have and suggest some new stuff I should get and/or improve to kill the Eye of Cthulhu? List of some ...
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Questions about the angler quests?

so I've recently found the angler. my questions are the following: does the quests restart/lose every time i talk to him. whats the duration of mission once i talked to him. is there specific ...
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What's a good way to get Demonite ore in terraria?

I want to get as much Demonite ore as possible to make Shadow armor and to sell the leftover ore, but there is no way I could get enough from mining.What should I do?
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how do i join a server in Terraria [duplicate]

I am new to this game and my brother started a server. I don't know how to join! I typed in the IP and server port but all my computer says is server found what do I do after that?
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Is this the correct way to farm Crimson key molds?

If I'm doing anything wrong just tell me.
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How can I improve the chance of Solar Eclipse happening in Terraria

Is any way to improve the chances of a solar eclipse happening (apart from killing the mechanical bosses). Basically I want to get broken hero swords to be able to forge the terra blade...
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Stoping the Crimson/hallow [duplicate]

I'm making several tunnels and "hellevators" to stop the spread of the crimson and the hallow once I reach hardmode, since I know they don't spread through bricks or any other "gap" in mud/dirt or ...
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I cannot understand why this is not valid housing [duplicate]

These two houses are exactly like the house on the left. I have taken the wall out and put it back in multiple times and I really don't know what is going on this is making my brain melt
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How can I update Terraria to 1.2.4 offline?

As the title says, how can I get my game version to 1.2.4? My current game version is 1.2.0 and I'm in PC. Or am I out of luck that it only updates online? Or does it even update while online?
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Grass doesn't grow

In terraria, ever since I changed into version 1.2.4, everytime I put dirt blocks (atempts to make artificial gardens), neither grass or vines grow. In other words, neither grow on artificialy-placed ...
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how to build a suitable house for the witch doctor in the jungle [duplicate]

I just created a "house" for the witch doctor but it says that it is not a valid house. The house i built has two chairs, a table, doors and is built using shadewood and mahogany. Can someone tell me ...
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King slime biome requirement

The King slime spawns instead of a slime in the outer part of the map, according to the wiki. Does the king slime also have a biome requirement, or does it just need a biome that spawns slimes that ...
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How big do artificial biomes need to be to spawn monsters?

I'm building my artificial biomes in Terraria so I can farm certain things and have enemies spawn. The question is how big do the biomes need to be? So far I've built a crimson, underground jungle, ...
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My npc truffle will not spawn in Terraria [duplicate]

As seen above, I built a surface mushroom biome with several house but the truffle won't spawn. Is there something else I need to do?
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Terraria server map location

When you join a server, where dose the downloaded server map go in Terr aria? I've looked all over for it.
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My steampunker wont spawn even though i have all of the requirements to get her and i have a sutible house

I cant make the steam punker move into my house even though i killed a mechanical boss, i removed the hollow from my house, the house is sutible, i just don't know what went wrong
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Why isn't this valid housing? [duplicate]

Material is wood, I confirmed I can set my spawn using a bed in it, and there's a chair and table along with light sources. I did this in the old patch of terraria as well and it worked fine, but ...
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What equipment should I have to kill the Eye of Cthulhu?

I just manually summoned the Eye of Cthulhu, going into battle with copper armour, tungsten broadsword, gold bow, jester arrows and plenty of lesser healing potions. I came rather close to death but I ...
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How can I move items horizontally in Terraria?

Is there any way to move items around (horizontally) and automatically around in a world? I'd like to use it for a farm I have!
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How do you find a fishing rod in Terraria for PS Vita?

In the PS Vita version of Terraria I can not find a fishing rod. How do I find one?
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Can I farm Chlorophyte above ground level?

If I want to farm chlorophyte do I have to do it under ground level? Because I tried doing it a few times above ground level but it didn't work.
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Can a working artificial Lihzarhd Temple biome be created?

This question arises out of another, similar question: Can an artificial Dungeon biome be created? Can I take Lihzarhd Blocks and walls to another location and build a temple biome, and have ...
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Cant Find Terraria 1.2.4.1 server software

I love playing terraria and i want to play with my friend. I set up all the port forwarding and stuff just cant find the server software can i please have a link.
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How can I easily remove grass from a large area?

Sometimes I really need to remove undesired grass from mud or dirt. There are many ways to plant grass (for example the Staff of Regrowth), but I don't know of a way to quickly remove it. Is there a ...
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What is the thinest layer of sand that will still produce desert biome?

In terraria, biomes are defined by the blocks that are around. Specifically for desert, you can see on Wiki: A desert is considered a desert as long as there are at least 1000 sand blocks ...
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Terraria crashes

Once in a while Terraria will crash and display this error message. I can't copy the text, so I took a screenshot. Not sure what this means, I have tried reinstalling the XNA framework.
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Can I mine Obsidian/Hellstone pre-Hardmode without getting Crimtane/Demonite Ore?

As far as I can tell, obsidian and hellstone can only be mined by the Molten Pickaxe or the Deathbringer/Nightmare Pickaxe. I'm at a stage where I've explored a lot of the map, but have not ventured ...
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How do I get my NPCs into my sky house?

I recently built a sky house in Terraria. After I did so, a bunch of NPCs appeared as expected. The Guide took up residence in a room in the house, as well as the demolitionist. However, the Merchant ...
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Can an artificial Dungeon biome be created?

Can I build a Dungeon biome in a location of my choosing using blocks harvested from the naturally-occurring Dungeon? Similarly, can I create an artificial Lizahrd Temple Biome? If so, what are the ...
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How do I place coins on the ground?

The changelog for 1.2.4 indicates you can now place coins in the world. I can't figure out how. Do I need to craft them into a pile? Just place them in my hotbar and click? How?
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Can't click while moving

I started a new game on Terraria on a new computer. The game isn't responding to my mouse clicks when my character is moving, though. My character has to come to a complete stop before the game ...
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Can't set up LAN server with Terraria 1.2.4

I want to play two-player with my bro now that 1.2.4's out, but it's just not working. He types in the IP with the default 7777 port, but it just gets eternally stuck on the connection. Is this a bug? ...
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What is the smallest body of water I can fish from?

As I jet about Terraria, trying to fish, I find that some bodies of water don't seem to be large enough to fish from. Whether they are too shallow or just too small I do not know; so therein lies the ...
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“Housing invalid” Terraria XBOX 360 [duplicate]

I have a castle in the sky. It is made completely out of stone bricks and walls. I have met ALL the requirements necessary and am still told it is not valid. I have 6 rooms in the upper part of my ...
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Does the Angler NPC have spawn requirements?

According to the Angler page on the official wiki, this NPC can be found sleeping in the sand of an Ocean biome. Are there any other specific requirements to find him, i.e. hard mode or the like? I ...
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How does the fishing mechanic work?

Terraria 1.2.4 added a fishing mechanic. I have a few questions on how it works exactly: What types of "critters" can be used as bait? So far I've seen that worms, grasshoppers, and fireflies work. ...
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I am having trouble finding honey

Ive been looking in the jungle and I am having difficulty finding honey. Any tips?
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Is there a way to destroy spike balls? [duplicate]

In the dungeon there are spike balls that are annoying! Can I destroy the blocks around it for it to be gone?
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Terraria End Game

What is the end goal of Terraria? More specifically, at what action taken / boss defeated / item acquired can you say that you've beaten the game? I know it's a sandbox game, and thus doesn't really ...
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What is this heart in the crimson biome?

I found this heart while exploring the crimson biome - what is it?
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What are these red triangle-shaped things?

I found this red triangle formation while exploring and I am unsure what it is. I don't want to touch it until I know; what is it?
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Seeing boss spawn text but no actual bosses in hardmode

I just entered hardmode and I have seen text for random hardmode boss spawns in the bottom left hand corner (like "This is going to be a terrible night..." for the twins). The problem is I don't ever ...
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How can I get enough Stingers for a Blade of Grass?

I'm look for a blade of grass to make the night's edge. I got all the jungle spores and eleven stinger, but the hornets, and big stingers stopped spawning. How can I get more stingers?
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Corruption Versus Crimson - Hardmode question [duplicate]

I have been playing this game for awhile now. I have done worlds with Corruption, and worlds with Crimson. I understand the differences between the shadow orbs and crimson hearts. I have destroyed ...
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A tool that automatically lays blocks and walls?

I have seen an item in-game several times but thought nothing of it. The item was meant to automatically lay block. Another was used to lay background. I cannot seem to find them now that I want to ...
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How do I find the underground corruption?

My large world went into hardmode, and the underground hallow appeared in a place that I've explored. Should the underground corruption do the same, or was that just coincidence? If not, how can I ...
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My Dye Trader Didn't Spawn

I recently acquired a teal mushroom, and I got a message saying the dye trader arrived. However, he isn't there. When I click on the house icon that shows which NPC lives in which house, his banner ...
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What is the best modifier/reforge for the Vulcan Repeater? [duplicate]

Ok, so I know that the best modifier/reforge for the Tizona is Legendary and the best modifier/reforge for the Rainbow Rod is Mythical, but please tell me which is the best modifier for the Vulcan ...
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Not a Valid Valid Housing [duplicate]

Ok so i made a house in terraria and it was fine untill a while later when i made more houses on top of it. It just stops working at like my 5th house (about 36 blocks high it stopped working) and my ...
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What is a reliable method to locate floating islands in Terraria?

I've been playing Terraria for a while, and I'd like to get up onto those Floating Islands for their loot (mainly interested in the Shiny Red Balloon). What is the most reliable and/or easiest method ...