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

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Can you pause Terraria?

I can't find a pause button in Terraria, is there one? If I press the escape key, it just brings up my inventory - I tried pressing different keys, but none of them seem to do anything.
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How far and at what height are dungeons?

According to Terraria Wiki The Dungeon is one of the highest level "biomes" in the game. It is either on the right or the left side of the map and can be in a variety of colors, including ...
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What is this purple claw thing (Demon Altar) and what can I do with it?

What are these things? When I get close to it I take damage, but I can't hurt it. What does it do and what is it?
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How can I stop monsters invading my mine/tunnels?

I have been playing Terraria for a few hours now, and have a reasonable sized mine underneath my house. It is well lit and I have never had any monsters spawn inside or even near me while in there - ...
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Is there a way to save a map without also exiting it?

Is there a way to save a Terraria map without also exiting the map? Last night I was victim to a power outage that lost me a lot of work. I'd like to avoid this in the future, but it seems overly ...
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How do I find good minerals in Terraria?

How far do I need to dig to find good minerals and materials for good items? I think I've been digging for almost 200 blocks now and all I find is copper, iron, silver and gold. Where do I find good ...
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How do I get a mohawk or a different hairstyle in Terraria?

I bought Terraria a few days ago and I saw people with mohawks and an afro. Now I was wondering how I could get the same?
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How do I sleep or skip nights?

I was able to build a bed in Terraria and I thought it could allow me to sleep. By clicking on it, instead, I set only the spawn point. Is it possible sleep in other ways or eventually skip nights ...
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When is a player flagged as a cheater?

I read in the 1.0.1 changelog that: Players who haven't cheated will no longer be flagged as a cheater. and I am wondering how a player can be flagged as cheater?
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Help, how high am I?

I was watching the trailer for Terraria, and I can see a height/depth indicator on some of the footage - how do you enable this?
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How do I find roommates? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How large does a house need to be for residents to move in? I've created my first structure in Terraria and I've included all the important items that my guide told me ...
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How can I increase Terraria's default resolution?

I'd like to increase the default resolution because it's very small. There's nothing in the options menu, and I checked the folders where it is installed and didn't find any sort of options.ini file ...
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How do I spawn NPCs?

I read on the wiki that people will move in under the following conditions: You do something to please them An empty house is available with a light source, table, and chair (also with walls). I ...
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What are the different worlds' size in Terraria?

In Terraria, you can choose the world's size when creating a new one. The current version of the game offers three choices : small, medium and large. What is the size of the world for each option ...
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How do you destroy walls behind your house?

How can I destroy the blocks I placed to create the 'back wall' behind my house?