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

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If I beat the Wall of Flesh does it place ALL worlds I have into hardmode?

Does defeating the Wall of Flesh make every world I've created go into Hardmode? If I create a world after defeating the WOF, will it be created in Hardmode?
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How do you move an NPC's flag? [duplicate]

How do you move an NPC's housing flag in Terraria?
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What are the easiest good pickaxes to get and how do you get them?

I have been unable to mine some blocks, (ie: obsidian, molten rock) but I'm not very advanced in the game yet. What are the simplest pickaxes to get that can mine strong blocks relatively fast?
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What does the tree mean when generating a world?

When you generate a new world in Terraria (in game not through the console) an icon of a tree is shown. The same icon will be shown when selecting the world from the list: What are all the ...
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Is there any way to switch Platinum and Gold in the world?

In Terraria, when you create a world, there are only certain materials that generate in that world, specifically ores. Platinum and gold are examples. Can you change the ore a world generates?
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Beating the twins [duplicate]

What should I use to beat the twins? I used the true nights edge with titanium armour the first time, but after the update I'm using my hollowed armour and the same weapon, but Spazmatizm always kills ...
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This is not valid housing [duplicate]

What's going on here? It was previously occupied, but they all moved out and now they wont go back. I haven't touched it. I'm on PC latest update. I tried replacing the table and chair and the ...
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In Terraria, when I beat the Wall of Flesh and activate hardmode, do I lose all my stuff?

I read online something about how the world changes. Two questions: Do I lose my gear I'm carrying? Do I lose my house or treasure chests in it?
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Which placed items give free buffs?

I'm building a boss arena, and I'm trying to figure out which items I should put in it. For example, Campfires have a constant aura buff that increases life regeneration, so that's a no-brainer, and ...
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Why does the game speed fluctuate from slow to fast, and how do I prevent it?

When I play Terraria, the game speed will change while I am playing. So sometimes it will be at "normal" speed, then it will dip into a slow speed, or a fast speed. It seems the actual game updates ...
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Would removing blocks under my terraria house make my house valid for npcs?

Crimson is getting very close to my house. If I dug a large hole around the bottom of my house, would that stop crimson from invading and making my village people leave? I have seen people dig a ...
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How Do I Mine Blocks In Terraria?

How do I mine in Terraria? I know I have a pickaxe, but I am unsure of how to use it to mine anything. Do I need to equip it in a certain slot, or will it work as long as it is in my inventory? And ...
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How does the difficulty scale with more players?

I noticed that while fighting the Wall of Flesh that if more people were on the server that it would have more HP. I assume that this is to make it more balanced when more people play, otherwise 20 ...
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How to protect against lava?

In Terraria, one difficult aspect of acquiring the molten armor is the fact that mining hellstone produces lava, which can quickly kill a high hp player even equipped in full shadow armor. What are ...
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How to farm key molds?

I have been killing crimson mobs in the crimson for a while, now, and I still have not had a key mold drop. Is there an easier way to farm key molds? I want them so that I can get the vampire ...
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Guide is not spawning [duplicate]

I have a 20-room house that is close to a 'spawn corruption'. Only 6/20 rooms were taken. NPCs are not spawning, like the guide, nurse, and tax collector. Is it because my house is too close to ...
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Why can't I import a world?

I'm trying to move my world from my Linux install to my Windows install, and it's not working. I delete the "My Games/Terraria" folder from Windows, and copy over the one from Linux, but when I start ...
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What is this block and wall type?

When I was surfing the Terraria wiki I came across this: It is an animation of a character in molten armour using a Flower of Fire. But what is the name of the blocks and the background walls?
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Is there a way to make the mouse cursor easier to see?

I keep losing my mouse cursor in big fights with lots of projectiles. Is there a way to make the mouse cursor stand out more?
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Can you hide all transformation items?

As of patch 1.3.0.6 you are able to hide the transformation effects of Moon Charm and Neptune's Shell. I combined both of them before the patch so I only have a Celestial Shell but cannot figure out ...
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What layer do Nymphs spawn on?

The internet is full of inconsistent tips about Nymph farming. So here's an easy one. Do Nymphs spawn in the underground layer or the cavern layer?
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How can I transfer my house to a new world?

I know about safe's and piggy banks (like in this question) but I would like to transfer more than just items, I would like to be able to transfer the house that I have spent quite a while building ...
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Is there any way to make stairs which NPCs can choose whether or not to climb?

So far all I've seen is stairs which NPCs climb when they reach them, or stairs where they walk right past the bottom of them. Is there any way to build stairs where they can either climb them or walk ...
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I need help with getting npcs to move in in terraria [duplicate]

Hello my npcs are not moving in although i have a house with all the requirements and 68 silver coins i have also 30 gold coins i say this because i want a merchant
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How do I get my NPC back into the correct world?

I joined my brother's world because we were trading, and while I was there, my Arms Dealer NPC spawned into his world. How can I get him back into my world?
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I cleared a Crimson chasm, and found something I can't find anything about. What is this?

So I beat the Golem and finally decided to buy the Clentaminator to clear the world of most of the more troublesome hallow and Crimson. While clearing the chasms I found this background area that ...
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How can I make Terraria easier to play with controllers?

Since I can't really into WASD due to some issues with my left hand, and I have some issues gaming with a keyboard and mouse even without that, I was hoping to find something that suited it more for a ...
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Mud cannot be planted with Glowing Mushroom Seeds? [duplicate]

I have mud blocks in place under my house. I read somewhere that depth doesn't matter though. When I left click seeds above or onto the mud block, nothing happens. Below is a screenshot for reference ...
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Terraria - Flying Snakes spawn limitations (Gold farm)

So I've just set up a good old "Lucky coin - Lihzard farm". I dug out a gigantic room according to the maximum spawn range (168x94 tiles) sat myself in the middle and everything was running pretty ...
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Are altars able to spread crimson/corruption?

I had this perfect world where I basically had everything I needed. Then my friends and I battled the Wall of Flesh, I got the loot, used my magic mirror to get to my house, and it was all corrupted. ...
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Strategies for the Moon Lord?

Being the final boss of the game, I'm aware that the Moon Lord is considerably harder than all prior bosses. That said, I simply don't see how defeating this boss is even remotely possible (even in ...
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Can I use a Blue Horseshoe Balloon to make the Bundle of Balloons?

I am having trouble finding a Blizzard in a Bottle, so I have considered making a Blue Horseshoe Balloon while I wait to make the Bundle of Balloons, as it can negate fall damage. Since I only have ...
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Does the “Sandstorm in a Balloon” have the improved double jump?

I have both the Cloud in a Bottle and Sandstorm in a Bottle. for the latter it says it does an improved double jump which visualy, insted of just another jump you do a twirl and you seem to go much ...
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Defeated the bosses - what next? [closed]

I have a murderous cutlass that deals 64 melee damage, an Adenamite Drill, some magic stuff that tops 38 magic damage (Nimbus Rod) and 51 Defense. I've defeated Skeletron, the Eye of Cthulu and Brain ...
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My items from chest has dissapeared, WHY?

I put my Titanium armor and my Hellstone Sword and other good stuff into a chest on my server, and went to join the server from my new computer and pick up my equipment. But my character got stuck so ...
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How to fix my corrupted terraria character

I restored my main terraria character and, apparently, it became corrupt and now I can't play as him, how do I fix it?
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How can I solo the Frost Moon event?

Prior to the 1.3 update, I had never been able to make it to wave 15 of either the Pumpkin Moon or the Frost Moon. Now that 1.3 has arrived, and after obtaining the new Solar Eruption weapon, I was ...
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Why doesn't Terraria show up in the 'My Games' folder?

Terraria seems to be working fine, but when I try to install a world or a mod, I'm told to go to the 'My Games' folder. However when I look under 'My Documents\My Games\', the Terraria folder is not ...
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I have the materials but I can't craft a White Phasesaber

I've gotten my White Phaseblade. I've collected my 50 Crystal Shards. Standing in front of my Lead Anvil. No White Phasesaber in the crafting menu. I played Terraria a whole bunch about a year before ...
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What is the order of NPCs in terms of acquiring them? [duplicate]

For example, if a player had all the necessary requirements for every NPC that needed requirements without finding them. (For example if you downloaded a custom map with lots of houses and no NPCs and ...
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What slimes must I defeat for the Gelatin World Tour achievement?

The Gelatin World Tour achievement requires the user to Defeat every type of slime there is! The achievements page at the official wiki indicates that there are 24 types of slimes, but the list of ...
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How often can heart statues be triggered in 1.3?

In Terraria 1.3, Heart Statues appear to only be triggerable once every 10 seconds. This appears to differ from the previous patches, in which the statue could conceivably be triggered 6 times at once ...
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What exactly do the yo-yo accessories do?

Terraria 1.3 added yo-yos to the game (and they're pretty cool!). I'm a little confused as to how the corresponding accessories work, however. Specifically: What exactly do counterweights do? Do ...
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Is there an item that allows you to craft based on what's in nearby chests?

I think I saw some item that allowed you to craft items based on what is in nearby chests instead of only what's in your inventory. For instance, I'd like to be able to craft some cobalt armor when I ...
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Terraria Invalid Housing? [duplicate]

Alright, so I made this really nice house in Terraria, I'll provide pictures to help. So the left side of the house says the housing is valid and the left side is symmetrical to the right side ...
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Does breaking a demon altar work with artificial ore veins?

Lets say in Terraria you were to mine out every ore block in the world, then break two demon altars in hard mode, put all back down in one large vein would it all change to titanium/adamantium? Or ...
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How do I get out of a minecart?

I figured out how to get in a minecart on a minecart track, but I can't figure out how to dismount from it. There doesn't seem to be anything in the controls for it.
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Strange portal dropped a bunch of gold. How to make it reappear?

Yesterday while exploring the Jungle in a new 1.3 World, I encountered something very interesting. Suddenly a gold-ish swirl appeared directly on top of me, and started to drop goldpieces. It stayed ...
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How do I make the Witch Doctor respawn? [duplicate]

My witch doctor died. What needs to be done or what criteria need to be met for him to respawn? I tried building an additional house to no effect.
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What is the purpose of Large Gems?

There are the large gems you get from 15 gems of any kind. Do they serve any real purpose? What is "capture the gem"?