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

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what is the right way to use a water candle?

I have been wondering do water candles work if you place them on the floor or on the table, or if they only work if it is in your hand.
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Does Terraria have any Lore?

Sandbox type games tend to present you with a pristine landscape, allowing you to make up the story as you goes along (cf. Minecraft, Sim City [?], etc.). At first glance, the same should apply to ...
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What book drops from Demons?

I finally arrived in hell (deep underground) for the first time. When I arrived there i fought two demons, separated by a thin layer of ash blocks. Even though it didn't do much damage, I attacked ...
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Can NPC houses have two doors?

In Terraria game, we can build houses for NPCs. They must be at least 8x5 from inside, and surrounded by walls and blocks. It must also have a chair, a table and a door. But... Can it have two doors? ...
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Protecting home and nearest territory from meteor

I've managed to build a beautiful big house in Terraria for me and NPCs. Also there is storage area with chests with loot inside in this house. How I can protect my house from being destroyed by a ...
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How do I multiply Lava and water?

In a recent post on planting alchemy ingredients on TerrariaOnline there is a mention of multiplication of lava. The post states the following: this blackened area is the "temporary" Lava ...
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Is it possible to play Terraria mulitplayer online?

Does the game Terraria have a dedicated online server (like MMO games) that will save my progress? Or will I have to connect to other people like FPS games? Or can I do both?
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Can anything be done to fix the lag in Terraria Multiplayer?

Single player runs just fine, but multiplayer seems to lag for me and my two friends. It doesn't matter who hosts it. Our computers are fairly decent - good video cards, cpu, lots of ram, etc, but ...
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Eater of worlds isn't so world hungry

I spawned the Eater of Worlds twice and both times he mysteriously went below the surface and didn't re-surface. In fact, I eventually received the message "Eater of Worlds has been slain!" What ...
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How do I earn gold?

I want to buy the Mining Helmet from the Merchant, but it costs 8 Gold Coins, and I do not have any. How do I get Gold Coins?
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How to make an NPC house [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How large does a house need to be for residents to move in? I seem to not have made my first house correctly; the Guide is not staying inside. How do you correctly ...
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The Terraria endgame, what is left to do?

I wear a full set of molten armor. I use Muramasa, Blue Moon and a Pheonix Blaster as weapons. I defeated the Eye of Cthulhu, the Eater of World and Skeletron. I killed a goblin army without ever ...
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How to plant seeds in clay pots?

I read that I can now plant a seed in pot, but I really did not understood how to do it. I placed the pot on the ground and selected a seed but cannot plant them. What do I miss?
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What makes plants bloom?

The latest patch for Terraria added in a bunch of new plants (and their seeds) for use in alchemy. I'd like to make a sustainable farm for these new plants, but I'm having trouble determining when ...
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How do I mine safely in the underworld without Ash falling on me?

While mining in the underworld I noticed that ash block behave in a very peculiar way, like a hybrid of sand and solid blocks. They can stay up without needing support by blocks below them, but if you ...
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Switching ammo for bows in Terraria

Aside from the boring wooden arrows there are several more powerful arrows that one can use. But I can't find any option to choose which kind of arrow I want to shoot. How can I switch between ...
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Move to a new world

In the Terraria 1.0.5 changelog, I read that parts of the world generation algorithm have been changed. So, I would like to create a new world and move my character there, but how can I easily ...
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Planting and farming blinkroot

I found some Blinkroot Seeds and now want to plant them to get the whole potion brewing going. What do I have to keep in mind when planting those? I only found Blinkroot underground, so do I also ...
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In Terraria, what range do the different tiers of tools have?

I just started a new character, and I noticed that the Copper Pickaxe seems to have a shorter range than the Molten Pickaxe. Never really noticed that when going up in pickaxe tiers. So, what range ...
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What is the progression route in Terraria?

I'm kind of stuck in Terraria. I have full silver armor and 12 hearts (gold/silver gear). I have just killed the Eye of Cthulhu. I was thinking about gathering gold armor, but gold is damn scarce. I ...
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Can I build a NPC house out of Hellstone?

Can NPC homes be built out of Hellstone? Will they settle in? If they do, will they take damage?
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How the hell am I supposed to survive in the underworld?

The minute I reach the border of the underworld, fire imps start popping up everywhere, nuking me with fireballs from every conceivable angle. In addition, 3 huge skeleton worms show up ramming into ...
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Finding Crystal Hearts in Terraria [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I improve my chances to find Hearts? Is there a strategy I can use to increase my chances of finding crystal hearts? Right I i am just exploring caves, but have ...
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Log world events

I am thinking to buy a Terraria dedicated server to host a little community and I would like to know if it is possible log server events, like: Players login/logout Players dead Boss spawn/defeats ...
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How long does money stay after death?

In Terraria, how long does money you drop from death stay on the ground? I'm wondering if it is worth the risk of another death to try and run for my money.
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What's the maximum health amount I can have by using Hearts to upgrade my max health?

I'm curious. How high can I get?
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How to make sure that Fighter AI enemies fall into my trap/pit?

Consider this pit: During a Goblin Invasion, I noticed that some of the goblins drop down into it. As you can see, it's too deep for them to jump out of, and a little lava and I'd have myself a ...
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Where are glowing mushrooms located?

I thought they were in the Underground Jungle but I haven't seen any in my limited searching there. Should I be looking elsewhere?
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Underground Jungle

I am slowly constructing an underground jungle near my spawn by simply taking mud and jungle grass seed and making long rows of the mud, spaced length wise by 3 tiles. Does this need to be below sea ...
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Why are these blocks unbreakable? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I break the corrupted rock? I'm in the corruption, and I noticed that the rock here is indestructible. Why? The block type I'm facing can't be destroyed
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How to survive an immortal imp army?

EDIT: Since version 1.0.5, Fire Imps aren't really a problem anymore. One needs only create some sort of shelter (for, instance digging a mine shaft with a roof) to shut out the demons and lava slimes....
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Why is this not an acceptable spawn location?

I can't wrap my head around it. Right clicking this bed doesn't give the "Spawn point set" message.
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Results of lava plus water in Terraria?

What would happen if I were to channel a large pond of water into a lake of lava?
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What can't I blow up with dynamite?

I know that Dynamite can destroy Hellstone Bricks but not Hellstone Ore, and that Dynamite can destroy meteorite, ebonstone, and the suit of "uninteresting" (Stone/Dirt/Mud/Grass) blocks. Is ...
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Can Rocket Boots be found in Chests?

One of the few items I have yet to obtain in Terraria is a pair of rocket boots. Common wisdom is that they drop from the goblin invasions that occur every so often. Scuttlebutt says they also spawn ...
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How do I safely redirect lava?

I'm building a long tunnel straight down. I've hit water plenty of times, which has proven easy to redirect by simply tunneling to the sides when under the water. But alas, I had to hit a pond of ...
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Can I transfer my Terraria character from one PC to another?

Currently my map server is run on my laptop at home, and my brother and I play via LAN each on his desktop PC. However, I'd like to transfer my character from the Desktop PC to my laptop in order to ...
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Multi story houses in terraria

How can I build houses on top of each other? I've seen people do it but the wiki says houses can't share doors or wooden platforms. What is the correct way to build multi story houses?
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Roughly when is a good time to battle Skeletron?

I've got full Shadow gear, a Phaseblade, 360 health, at least 10 mana stars, Starfury, Red Balloon, and other magical items. I mostly acquired them from floating islands, but I can defeat the Eye of ...
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What can I do with all this Ebonstone?

I've been making an underground road across my map from the spawn point to the dungeon, but I've been wondering what I should do with the stacks Ebonstone I picked up on my way through the corruption. ...
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How can I improve my chances to find Hearts (Life Crystals)?

I'm having trouble discovering Hearts (Life Crystals) to increase my maximum hearts (health). Is there a pattern on how to discover them or a certain depth range I should be looking? I've found ...
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Share Multiplayer World

A buddy and I have been playing Terraria together in a joint world. I hosted and so I have the world and can play in single player when he's not around. He'd like to do the same, is this possible? I ...
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Screenshot of a complete building?

I saw this screenshot and I was wondering if is there a tool to take a screenshot of an entire building?
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How can I kill adorable animals?

With version 1.0.4 of Terraria came fluffy little bunnies hopping in my fields and happy little goldfish swimming in my lakes, grateful for the sanctuary my base provides them against the horrors of ...
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How can I make a glowing mushroom farm? [duplicate]

In Terraria, the mud block seems a little useless, I read on the crappy Wikia page that Mud blocks can be used to grow mushrooms in some fashion. From Mud on Wikia: Mud is slightly darker than ...
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How do I make the Clothier appear?

Terraria just updated to 1.04, and the changelog indicates a new NPC -- a Clothier. What are the requirements to get this NPC to move in?
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How much space does a Fire Imp need to spawn in?

In Terraria, how much space is required for a fire imp to spawn/teleport? So far, I've kept my hellstone mine restrited to either 3 tiles high or 2 tiles wide, and I haven't had any trouble until I ...
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What do I do with all this money?

I am still pretty new to this awesome game, but I've got a ton of money from mining minerals and selling all sorts of stuff. I've bought the miner's helmet, and some dynamite and a few other things ...
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How can I drain an area easily? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I tunnel through water? I accidentally flooded my mine. I am yet to find sand (early part of the game). How can I easily clear out water which is about 15 deep?
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Precious minerals in Terraria

I've found some Emerald, Diamond and Amethyst but haven't seen what I can do with it. I'm still in the beginning stages, trying to outfit myself in gold armor and weapons. I was curious if I should ...