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

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How can I tell whether my friend has been cheating?

My friend claims he used to play Terraria in his previous so-call 'hardmode' account, but it seems as if he's mastered the game having very much the best of all items. Being very hard to believe as I ...
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Is there a maximum size limit for valid housing? [duplicate]

I'm having an issue with my house after 1.2 and after researching any changes that may have been made My house is still invalid. It's all made out of stone and I've never had an issue like this ...
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where I can find a good house schematic to live in terraria? [closed]

I search much but doesn't find anything to help myself. there is much schematics for minecraft or other games but is there anywhere to find schematics for terraria? standard schematics for TEdit are ...
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Do wooden beams separate NPC's houses?

Wooden Beams is extremely more functional for me, but I need to know, does wooden beam separate NPC houses? (obviously meeting the requirements)
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Why won't my arms dealer move into the house I built just for him and his family? [duplicate]

I got a notice once I acquired a musket that "Deshawn", my arms dealer, was ready to settle. I have built a house with walls, background, light source, door, chair and table and he simply will not ...
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How can I increase spawn rate of mining armor/undead miner?

I'm having trouble with finding the mining armor set dropped from the undead miner. <---- This guy The pants and shirt have a 2.4% dropping rate. I already bought the helmet from the merchant. ...
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Does the wall of flesh act like an instagib if it catches you?

Simple question: does the wall of flesh kill you instantly if it overtakes you or you touch the wall? What happens if it catches you, apart from taking increased damage?
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Do WALLS matter if I'm building the 6-inch brick defense from Corruption/Crimson for my city?

I'm aware of the Tiles required to be 6 inch thick brick for Corruption/Crimson not to spread. But does the walls (dirt walls, underground walls ...) matter?
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What are the key differences between Terraria and Starbound [duplicate]

I'm thinking about buying Starbound, but at the moment it just looks like a Terraria with aliens and different items. I kinda liked Terraria but I don't wanna spend money on the same game with only ...
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What is this strange ore that I can't mine?

So I found this weird ore in the crimson tunnels, and I couldn't mine it at all, even with a cobalt pickaxe. No explosives worked, and the block wasn't listed on the wiki. Anyone know what it is? And ...
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Terraria: Witch Doctor not spawning despite me killing the Queen Bee (in a friend's duplicate server of my world)

I'm pretty new to Multiplayer Terraria. My friend recently got my world files and we played together. We decided to hunt the Queen Bee as I wanted to get the Witch Doctor to join my city. I asked him ...
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What time NPCs arrive at your town in Terraria once their requirements are met?

The timing I believe is around morning when the Terraria NPCs arrival which requirements are met (I'm not sure about respawning). But has anyone been keeping track on the exact time they arrive?
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Terraria: Is the Inlet and Outlet Pumps only triggered when the Switch/Lever is between both?

I've been searching many guides about wiring, with my true intentions being figuring where the switch/lever has to be at allowing the inlet/outlet device to function (as one of my creations didn't ...
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Cannot find underground jungle temple [duplicate]

Cannot find the jungle temple in terraria. We have scoured our map for hours. Please help us!
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What is this red glowing thing I've found in Terraria?

I just started playing Terraria, so forgive me if this is obvious. When mining, I found a cave with water, and at the bottom of the pool I found this strange red glowing block. I don't think it's ...
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What can I do after getting stocked on hellstone? [duplicate]

I started playing Terraria just a month ago and I'm confused. I have full hellstone armor, all helstone gear, cobalt shield, armored starband, jagged regeneration ring, rocket boots and defense 4 ...
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Do ores all spawn as a 'set'?

With v1.2 there are several alternate ores available. With every world generation only one of each below 7 pairs will be available (i.e. if the world contains Tin then it will not contain Copper etc.) ...
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Can the Hallow destroy a jungle biome? [duplicate]

I have a world that has just transitioned into hard-mode. Stripes of Hallow and Corruption have both appeared in the world (as I expected), but the Hallow appeared right in the middle of my jungle ...
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Wall of Flesh not dropping the Pwnhammer

This is the third time I have killed the wall of flesh and it's given me sweet drops but never given me the pwnhammer. So I'm stuck there until I get it, any suggestions?
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Crimson Altars wont spawn in terraria

I have the crimson (NOT corruption), killed the WoF, but i only get Demon Altars. They have the graphics of Crimson Altars, but when i mouse over them it says: Demon Altar. I've destroyed a bunch of ...
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Is the Guide the ultimate crafting guru?

In the Guide's crafting help menu, you can give him an item and he will show you what you can make with that item and which crafting station you have to use to make it. Does the Guide know all of the ...
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Why does it keep saying “Housing Invalid” for the room on the left? [duplicate]

How do I get the room on the left to be a valid house for an NPC?
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Is the ocean at either end of the map infinite?

I am wondering if the oceans at either end of the map are infinite. I want to use one as my primary source of water by using 2 pumps and an insanely long wire (using a sky bridge) to pump water back ...
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How to move water/lava in Terraria

I am wondering how to move water and lava in Terraria.
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Is Starbound the sequel to Terraria? or what is their relationship?

A game called 'Starbound' popped up on Steam and I am confused as I am waiting for Terraria 2. I love Terraria and some various websites said that the Starbound developer team has members from the ...
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Can an iOS user play with pc users?

I have a Mac only, so I am not able to get Terraria through Steam. I was wondering if I can play Terraria on my iPad Mini with a friend who has it on his PC. I was wondering this, because I saw that ...
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How Do I Port Foward A Terraria Server?

How do I port foward a Terraria server? I have been trying to set it up for a long time but I can't. People say its very hard, but some say it is easy. Thanks!
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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 background items drop loot?

Starting in 1.2, I've noticed that some background items in the world 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 ...
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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 a couple of blocks. There are 6 blocks in between the floor and ceiling, and in between the two walls are 10 blocks. There also are 2 ...
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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, ...