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Single Player or Local Multiplayer?

I've heard there are several differences between playing single player and being the only player on a multiplayer server. For example, more items can exist lying on the ground before they despawn, and ...
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What specific world items drop loot?

Starting in 1.2, I've noticed that some world items will drop loot. For example, occasionally you will find a small mound of dirt (usually a 2-wide by 1-high sprite) with a few gemstones of a certain ...
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How can I avoid randomly encountering hardmode bosses?

I've been playing a mediumcore character in preparation to start a new game/world with a hardcore character. A couple nights after defeating the wall of flesh, I receive the message: It's going to be ...
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Is the Temple Key consumed when crafting other keys?

I'm slowly making progress in hard mode, and I'm planning on tackling Plantera next. I see that he drops the Temple Key once defeated, which gets used to craft a number of Dungeon Keys. Will crafting ...
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Why isn't this a valid sleeping location in Terraria? [duplicate]

My house is right next to the dungeon and is also underground by 1 block. There are 6 blocks in between the floor and ceiling, and in between the two walls are 10 blocks. There also are 2 torches, a ...
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How do I stay alive in a dungeon?

I found a dungeon but , a dungeon guardian keeps killing me. My health lvl is 340 and my weapon is a light blood butcher. How can i explore the dungeon without it killing me.?
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How can I place the torches in terraria?

Just got the new game and noticed it's tricky to place torches. I have placed a torch or two but I don't know what I did to place them. Is there an easier way to place the torches besides clicking a ...
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Differences between mobile and console versions of Terraria? [duplicate]

i know a lot of differences between pc and console version but i dont know any difference between mobile and xbox360/ps3. is there any difference?
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Do Voodoo Demons spawn when The Wall Of Flesh is already defeated?

I'm trying to figure out if Voodoo Demons spawn after defeating The Wall of Flesh? If Voodoo Demons do spawn, will their spawn rate be the same?
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In what order should hard mode bosses be fought?

Now that I'm in hard mode, I'm wondering which boss to try and tackle first. In pre-hard mode, I fought the bosses in this order: Eye of Cthulhu Eater of Worlds / Brain of Cthulhu Skeletron Wall of ...
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What items are only available during the Halloween Event?

The Halloween Event goes until November 10, and I'm wondering what items I should try to focus on getting until that time. I've been spending time trying to obtain Goodie Bags, which drop a number of ...
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How do I make stairs?

How do I make stairs in Terraria? It's getting really annoying that NPC's can't go up platforms.
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Terraria iOS--NPC's not going to their houses?

I can't get NPC's to go into their houses in Terraria. I saw for the PC version that you can just quit out of the game and when you come in they'll be there; this is not the case for iOS. Could it ...
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what server commands should I use to get a solar eclipse to happen?

I know the eclipse is about 1 in 30 per day but what server commands can I use to cycle days? Should it be midnight then dawn, or dusk then dawn etc? Is it even possible to trigger via server ...
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Is it possible to create an artificial bee hive?

I play Terraria with a 1.2 generated world. It has a lizhard temple but it doesn't have any bee hive, so I need a way to create it, with or without map editing tools like TEdit.
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Why is my housing not valid? [duplicate]

I can't find the problem, but my house (pictured) is not valid. There are no corruption/crimson on the screen and I have tried different furniture. I keep getting the same error though: This is ...
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What farm layout will produce the most chlorophyte?

Which chlorophyte farm is better: 3×3 squares or 5×5 squares? Note that I want them to grow as fast as they can, and I can expand total size of my farm to 50×50 blocks.
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Is there any way to get a meteorite if there's no Corruption or Crimson in the world?

What do I do if my world has no corruption or crimson whatsoever? Is there any other way to have meteorite fall?
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How can I speed up chlorophyte growth?

I've set up a chlorophyte farm and it is growing chlorophyte. Is there a way to speed up its growth? Does anything govern its growth?
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How should I prepare for Hardmode?

So I have never actually even tried to go into Hardmode yet, for the simple reason that I've never truly felt fully prepared for the challenges that await me once I enter the Hardmode World...coupled ...
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How does crafting and enchantments or bonuses work?

I may have misunderstood but from casual browsing through some terraria questions I understand that when crafting some weapons/gear you sometimes receive enchantments or bonuses of some sort on them. ...
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What are the tiers of the ores in Terraria?

As new player of Terraria, I'm lost with all the ores that are in game. So, what are the tiers of the ores? I don't know for example if gold is better than iron (for example in Minecraft iron is ...
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How deep does a pool of honey have to be to regenerate life?

I want to make a pool of honey in prep for boss battles, but I also don't want to have the honey make me move extremely slow either. Is it possible to make the honey shallow enough to provide regen, ...
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Is there a way to keep traps constantly on?

In terraria, there are multiple types of traps. My favorite being the flame trap. My question is, is there a way to make an electrical loop or a clock like in minecraft to keep the flame trap ...
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How will Hard Mode affect my world?

If I start hard mode, will I lose my world with all buildings, NPCs, and chests with all items in it?
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Do monsters spawned from statues drop monster banners?

I've been wondering if monsters spawned from statues drop the monster banners in the 1.2 update. If I can recall I remember farming a Slime Statue and I eventually got a slime banner, however I have ...
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Which enemies can hurt me through walls?

I am planning to set up an AFK farm for various rare enemy drops and coins. My plan is to wall myself into a room surrounded by lava pits and maybe some traps on timers. I plan to wear clorophyte ...
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How can I preserve a Jungle that was generated with Corruption inside it?

In my world, the Jungle was generated with multiple large veins of Corruption running right down the center of it, as well as throughout the Underground Jungle. I'm interested in preserving as much of ...
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Does the Archery buff work for guns, too?

Consuming an Archery Potion will grant the Archery buff, which according to the in-game text, will "increase arrow damage and speed". Does this buff work for guns and bullets, too? Does it apply to ...
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Why aren't my soil-planted Fireblossoms growing?

I have a soil plant farm close to the surface growing all types of plants (except for Deathweed, because I don't want to deal with corruption). All the plants are maturing and blooming fine except for ...
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Practical Solution For Giant Spike Balls

The dungeon has giant swinging spike balls that cause no end of frustration to explorers such as myself. They dare to keep bold, intrepid, totally-not-thieving adventurers out of the depths with ...
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Why can't I mine something which resembles Crimtane ore?

I've found some red ore in surface Crimson area, which I assumed to be Crimtane. I've managed to mine Crimtane ore underground with my Platinum Pickaxe, but this time I was unsuccessful. What is ...
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What can glass be used for?

What are some things that can be crated with the item 'glass' in the game Terraria and what are their uses?
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How to drain the water in 1.2? [duplicate]

I used to just add some blocks inside the water and once removing them again the water would drain away. But since 1.2 (or at least since i last played) this does not work anymore, the water just ...
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Are all zombies created equal?

So I like the new zombie models that Terraria 1.2 introduced. They add a wonderful variety to an otherwise very normal mob. But I've noticed a few...differences in each individual zombie. ...
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How do I counter the Cursed Inferno debuff?

Is there an accessory or potion that will give me immunity (perhaps temporarily) to the Cursed Inferno debuff?
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What are the easiest wings to obtain?

I am looking to just trying out some wings. What is the easiest pair to obtain? Can any be achieved pre-hardmode?
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What can Life Crystals and Mana Crystals be used for after reaching max health and mana?

After reaching 200 Mana and 400 Life in Terraria (on the PC) I can still collect Fallen Stars and Life Crystals but I can no longer turn them into delicious life source/magic source. What can I do ...
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Guide is telling me to destroy shadow orbs, but I have the Crimson

He is stuck telling me to combine lenses in the corruption and to destroy shadow orbs. I have combined lenses, and there are NO shadow orbs. I've already defeated the wall of flesh but he is still ...
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Cannot find Underground Jungle Temple

On my 1.2 Terraria Map I have been mining from left to right my large underground jungle using my rocket launcher yet I have had no such luck on finding the Underground Jungle Pyramid, I have been ...
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Items Unique To Ice Biome?

I've been moving along my progression line at a brisk pace in Terraria lately, all the way up to a full set of Crimsonite Armor and weapons, a Minishark (I prefer it until I get a better supply of ...
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What's the best background wall tile for pixel art?

I'd like to paint a pixel art mural using the Paint Roller. I would like to use a background with the least amount of texture "noise" so the colors of the pixel art stands out the most. To illustrate, ...
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I have defeated the Wall of Flesh, unlocking hard mode. Why won't the Pwnhammer break Crimson Altars?

Is this a bug? I am unable to unlock the next tier of ore because I can't break a Crimson Altar. (before you ask, YES, I have defeated the Wall of Flesh and I am on hard mode.)
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Can I stack more spawn rate enhancement(s)?

Blood Moon, Battle Potion, and a water candle placed. Is there any other way or do any of these work by adding more? (more players using battle potion, or more water candles on the screen)
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What are the conditions for the Hardmode bosses to spawn naturally? When do Hardmode boss summoning items drop?

A while ago, I saw the message "You feel vibrations from deep below...". The Destroyer spawned and promptly destroyed me (since I had just entered Hardmode and only had Molten Armor). Why did the ...
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Are bunnies supposed to spawn only on the surface?

Deep underground in Terraria, whilst fighting skeletons and killer bats, I came across the most fearsome creatures yet imaginable. Aquatic Cave Bunnies! AAAH!! Aren't these guys only supposed to ...
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Where do meteors usually spawn?

On Terraria I mined a shadow orb thus getting a meteor. When I destroyed another shadow orb today I couldn't find the new meteor. The first time it was located in the Left ocean. Where could it be now ...
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How can I defend my home against hallow/corruption in hard mode?

I'm reasonably close to the point where I would try to trigger hard mode, and I'm making some preparations. As far as I understand, once I trigger hard mode, corruption and hallow will spread quickly. ...
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How can I enable Hardmode?

What items do I need to make my world Hard Mode?
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Do some items make the Blood Moon event more common?

I'm playing in a new 1.2 world, and the Blood Moon rises nearly every night! My character is currently weak enough that I'm having a tough time staying alive, and it's getting to be frustrating. Are ...