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

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My Machanic died in a dungeon, how do i get her to spawn again? [duplicate]

I didn't house her, but I can't now because she died in the dungeon. Will she spawn again?
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What is the default multiplayer limit for Terraria?

In the Steam version of Terraria, what is the limit of players you can have join a game and play together? When I go to host a game, I don't really see any settings or anything that would tell me ...
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How do I defend against wyverns?

I have a sky house made out of hellstone, but the hard mode monsters like wyverns get in and kill me. How can I defend against them?
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Corrupted World Round [duplicate]

I am in pre-hardmode and I've heard that the hallow and corruption will consume a V-shaped part of the world. Any tips on how to stop this before hardmode starts and without using blocks at all.
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Unable to craft Mythril anvil and the Twins

How do I get the recipe for the mythril anvil? When I speak to guide and look on crafting it says I have all the ingredients but it won't let me build it when I need it. The same goes for the twins, ...
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Can I open my singleplayer world to multiplayer without exiting?

Every now and then, I am playing Terraria and a friend on Steam asks if they can join. I then have to exit the world and re-open it as a server in order for them to be able to join. So, is there a ...
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The Bee's Knees or Molten Fury vs Wall of Flesh?

I have restarted my Terraria, and beaten all the bosses before the Wall Of Flesh, but I am having trouble deciding which weapon is better to use against it. I am choosing between The Bee's Knees or ...
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Terraria NPC house

So I built a house and even built one from a tutorial and it says Jake would like to settle down anyway So I remade his house now and does this mean my house is valid and I travelled a bit and ...
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How to reinstall Terraria on Steam

I recently added unsupported files to my Terraria and edited my files. This was a error on my part because now Terraria won't load. I have no way to fix this and am not good enough at file ...
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How do I get my dead guide to respawn? [duplicate]

My guide died about the third day I had the game. I thought that having him dead was no problem. Here I am 1 month later, now ready to face the WoF but there is no guide. I have made sure my house ...
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Is there a way to reset steam achievements or farm steam trading cards?

Is there currently any viable method in which to reset one's steam achievements? In this case, for a game like Terraria? Is there a way to "farm" steam trading cards? And what are its mechanics?
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Playstation version

I would like to know if there is a posibility to share my world with my roommate. We are both using the same console for playing (split screen) but I created the world on my PSN account. Can I somehow ...
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Watch won't show time

In Terraria, I have a watch in my hotbar. I always keep it there, but the last time I looked, it won't show the time anymore. Is this a glitch, or what's happening with the watch?
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Do Corruption/Crimson/Hallowed Mimics Spawn in Ice Biomes?

Terraria has Corruption/Crimson/Hallowed Mimic Chests that are like mini bosses, 8000HP on Expert mode. The wiki claims they only spawn in Crimson/Corruption, or Hallow. Obviously it's around cavern ...
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Can I update my map with another players map?

If I play multiplayer with a friend and we go into separate caves for example, will my map then update with what he sees as well? Is there a way to make it do this?
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Where is Corruption chasm or any corruption area?

I saw a few pictures of the Corruption area on Wikis and forums and started to search for that in my world. I covered from cost to cost and couldn't find it. After opening the world in the TEdit to ...
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Wall of flesh not spawning [duplicate]

I've had a lot of difficulty summoning the wall of flesh. The first time I summoned it when I was new to the game I died. I waited for my guide to respawn so I could try again but he never spawned. I ...
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Can I break Lihzahrd Brick with any other pickaxe than Picksaw?

I'm playing on easy mode and I just found the Lihzahrd area. Are there any pickaxe I can craft to enter that area? Do I need to keep search for those Golems so I can get the Picksaw?
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Why won't you go in your home? [duplicate]

I am on the verge of building a mini metropolis in Terraria but no one is arriving? What do I need to do? I have a table chair and light source but nothing for the last hour. What do I need to do? I ...
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Is there a simple way to identify the true Lunatic Cultist?

During a battle with the Lunatic Cultist, he will summon duplicates of himself and perform a ritual. Attacking the incorrect cultist causes a Phantasm Dragon to appear. Is there a fairly easy way to ...
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How can I summon the Martian invasion?

What are some ways to summon the Martian invasion? I have tried to stand in the biome that I first found the probe in but it wont spawn. I have left it on for about 5 hours but when I go back to see ...
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Finding the chest on a sky island

Playing in a small world, I explored every corner of the sky and found two islands and one lake. However, on the islands, I did not find any chests. Is this supposed to happen? Are the chests buried,...
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What armor to use for Golem with Magic Weapons?

I have just defeated Plantera but I have no idea what kind of armor I should wear to fight the Golem. What is the best magic armor I can be wearing at this point in the game?
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Can't get onto my brother's server, and vice versa, across local network in Terraria

I have a similar problem to Shadow Z, in his original question. My problem differs, however, since I have already followed the instructions to set up my MQWest modem for port forwarding. I also do ...
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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 ...