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

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How can I make a molten pickaxe in Terraria if I can't mine hellstone?

I want to mine my hardmode metals but my regular pickaxes don't work (I have a gold and a lead pickaxe). I did some research and I need a molten pickaxe or a reaver shark. First of all, the reaver ...
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How do I protect my world in Terraria from corruption and hallow [duplicate]

I want to prepare for hardmode and I am wonder what I can do to protect my world from the spread of corruption and hallow. I've heard that you have to dig around your house and kind of build a barrier ...
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Why can't I mine my ore in Terraria?

Okay so I recently lost my palladium drill and I had to make a gold pickaxe so I could mine, unfortunately the pickaxe does not work on any ore (I can't tell if the ore I tried mining with it was ...
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There is a hole in my ground in Terraria that keeps reappearing!

Okay so I made a new world and I started building a house and making the land flat. I then decided to leave my new world to go back to my old world to collect stuff to bring over and I did not have ...
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Which is better Dragon Armor or Turtle armor (Terraria)

My friend and I Both have turtle armor and I want to know which is better dragon armor or turtle armor. This is relating to defense and over all stats for a melee play through . May somebody inform me ...
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What gear should I have to survive the Pumpkin moon (Terraria)

I have fought the pumpkin moon and died like 3 times and made it to wave 7 or 6 whenever the pumpking first appears. I have full turtle armor and my primary melee weapon is a demon sickle. I also have ...
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My guide NPC isn't spawning [duplicate]

It's been 14 in-game days and he hasn't re-spawned. I died at the Wall of Flesh and I don't get the debuff when I go into Hell so the WoF isn't the problem. I checked all the skylands, my old houses, ...
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Can trapping one goblin prevent all spawns in a biome?

I had an interesting thought while browsing the terraria wikis. It claims that the goblin army blocks biome spawns. Could someone lure a goblin into a hole and trap it to avoid fighting any enemies ...
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is the default ore any easier to find than it's alternate?

I know for a fact that worlds have set ores (If your world has platinum, then it WON'T have gold). I also know that platinum has a higher pickaxe level (both platinum and gold serve to mine meteorite, ...
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How do I escape a room without a pickaxe?

I have gone through many battles, slain countless enemies, farmed bosses, and gotten to hardmode. Now I'm faced with my greatest challenge... A square room. I have somehow thrown my only pickaxe ...
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Is thare a way to farm turtle shells?

I'm trying to make a turtle armor set, but I can't get vary many turtle shells. Is there a faster way to get them?
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Can I transfer my terraria worlds through a flashdrive?

I have looked all over the internet trying to find out if you can use a flashdrive to transfer all of my Terraria worlds and characters to another computer. Is it possible to do it this way or do I ...
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Can pre-hardmode bosses spawn in hardmode?

I just killed the wall of flesh and entered hardmode in my world. As far as I know, all of the hardmode bosses can now spawn randomly every night - but only hardmode bosses. However, the Eye of ...
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Can I find Hellforges in the Dungeon?

I've been looking for Hellforges in the Underworld, but I haven't had any luck. I searched ALL of the towers on the right side of the Underworld, but I haven't seen any. I read on somewhere (not a ...
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How should I prepare for Plantera?

I am so stuck trying to get gear for Plantera And it takes so long for ectoplasm. Any suggestions?
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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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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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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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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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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 ...