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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 ...
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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?

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 ...
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Can I use my own sound files instead of the default ones?

After playing Terraria for a little while, I have started to find the default sounds for when a player takes damage a little annoying and I'm looking for a way to use my own sound files instead of the ...
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Why are my Terraria characters restricted from being certain colors?

One of my favorite hex colors is "Slate Gray": 2F4F4F (or 47 79 79). I'm currently trying to make a character for the first time in Terraria, and I've found that the 'blue' value for color is ...
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How does Terraria scale enemy spawning in multiplayer?

Having played a lot of both single-player and multiplayer Terraria at this point, I've noticed that more enemies spawn when I'm exploring with my buddy than when I'm alone on my server. It doesn't ...
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In Terraria, is it possible to completely reclaim a Corrupted area?

Well, what I tried to do was completely cleanse a Corruption area. I assumed it's all about the grass, since that seems to be how the Corruption spreads, and other biomes (such as the Underground ...
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Is it a bad idea to have a water candle in my house?

I have collected a couple of water candles from the Dungeon biome and since reading the item description and the wiki article about it I realise that may have been a bad idea: Holding this may ...
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Time Requirement for Meteors?

I started a new world solely for the purpose of spawning and mining a meteorite. I smashed a shadow orb and waited through the whole night and one never fell. I've done this twice already and the ...
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Where can I find the new rare items and enemies in Terraria 1.0.3?

Terraria changelog for version 1.0.3 report: Added two new rare enemies that can both be found underground. NEW ITEM - (RARE and SECRET Item for casters) Go on! Find it! What are these ...
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How can I create an efficient tree farm?

I've created a wooden tower with wood platform bridges to find floating islands. As a result, I need a lot of wood and my supply is running low. I had actually planned for this and created a tree ...
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How can you make an NPC move house?

Is there any way to move an NPC from one house to another in Terraria?
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What's the most efficient mining pattern?

Assuming that you are going to start mining from surface to underground, what is the most efficient mining pattern that guarantees the highest probabilities to find mineral? It would be nice to have a ...
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The Eye of Cthulhu disappeared after I reloaded the game. Is there a way to get it back?

I was playing Terraria earlier, having just reached the Hell layer (~3000ft.) and after I killed one of those annoying imps, I got a message stating: You feel an evil presence is watching you. I ...
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Can meteorites land on wood platforms?

The official wiki contains the following bit of advice regarding meteors: Note that if you have built a single-block bridge in the sky in search of Floating Islands it is possible for a meteorite ...
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How do I progress past the initial tier of gear/crafting in Terraria?

I've been playing Terraria for a few hours. I've got the basics understood - I've built houses for NPCs, explored, mined resources, etc. At this point I've got a gold Broadsword and some Copper ...
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Is it possible to toggle the pick/axe/hammer swinging action rather than having to hold down the mouse button?

When mining large areas continuously (e.g., meteorite or hellstone), destroying a large section of wall, or leveling a forest my wimpy index finger starts to cry. Is there any way to switch the ...
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Can NPCs really die?

I'm in the middle of a Blood Moon night and fighting horde of monsters. In a Blood Moon wiki's page, it is written that: This can put the player's home and NPCs in peril. In fact I see that ...
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Unable to get merchant NPC

I'm unable to get the merchant NPC to spawn. I already have the demolitionist and the nurse. There are a couple of spare NPC suitable rooms, and 50+ silver coins, but even after waiting many nights, ...
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In Terraria, is there an order in NPC appearance in addition to the minimum requirements for each one?

I noticed a strange thing about Demolitionist that I do not see mentioned on wiki. Practically on my world I created immediately a good number of houses with all requirements needed to accommodate an ...
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How can I summon a meteorite?

I've heard people talk (or at least, saw them write on forums) that they summoned meteors to create meteorite weapons and armor. How do I exactly spawn these meteors and what can I make out of ...