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

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In hardmode, how large of a gap can hallow/corruption cross?

After destroying the Wall of flesh, the corruption and new hallow start to spread aggressively. I've noticed that they can spread across air gaps and (I think) past terrain they can't assimilate. How ...
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How can I get rid of or purify the Crimson?

So it seems that in some worlds, the Crimson will automatically replace the Corruption. Luckily/Unluckily for me, I seem to have only the Crimson in my world, and no Corruption. That said, how do ...
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Why isn't the truffle in terraria moving in? 😕 [duplicate]

What is wrong with this biome? Please tell me because I have no idea and I want the truffle. Thanks if you reply Mine is different because I have all the requirements that the other questikns ...
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Why isn't my truffle moving in on terraria ios? [duplicate]

What is wrong with this biome? Please tell me because I have no idea and I want the truffle. Thanks if you reply
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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 you move characters/worlds from mobile to pc in terraria

This is probably a dumb question, but I'd really like to know. My mother is giving me her laptop, and I really don't think I can go through The Twins or getting the materials for the Ankh Charm again. ...
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How do you make stacked houses?

I have a stacked house where there are houses on each side of a vertical tunnel, with wood platforms to separate the floors. None of the NPCs on the second floor will jump onto the platform and into ...
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Efficient method to farm souls of light/night?

I already know that I need to travel to an underground Hallow/Corruption to get their respective souls from any enemy in the area. What I want to know is, is there an efficient method for farming ...
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Which weapons can't have legendary modifiers?

As of Terraria 1.1, weapons can have random prefixes that affect their stats. There seem to be legendary attributes that are unambiguously better than all the others: Legendary for melee weapons ...
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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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How do I write on gravestones?

With the latest 1.2 update, it appears that I can no longer write on tombstones. Normally I would do this: Kill yourself. Upon respawning, use a hammer to harvest the tombstone Place it in another ...
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What is this pyramid-like structure in the Underground Jungle?

I was looking around in the Underground Jungle, and I saw this: It looks like a pyramid, but it's deep underground! I also remember reading that there can't be a pyramid and a living tree in the ...
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Should I be setting up an arena to defeat the Pumpkin Moon?

If you think I should be, how should I do it? I have full Spectre armor, Magnet Sphere, Rainbow Gun, Golden Shower, Heat Ray, Leaf Blower, Staff of the Frost Hydra and the Nimbus Rod.
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How do I use Quick Select?

How do I use quick select using a PC in Terraria? If you press Shift, you are able to instantly retrieve something from your inventory rather than having to go to your inventory and put something into ...
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How can I get this party started?

I'm trying to create a social/common area for my NPCs, so that they don't have to spend all their time hanging out in their bedrooms. Unfortunately, all my NPC housing to date has been ...
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Lunar boss for terraria mobile? [closed]

Will the lunar boss be for console and mobile or is it just going to be for PC. Will anything for the upcoming PC update be for mobile and console?
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Does Terraria have any Lore?

Sandbox type games tend to present you with a pristine landscape, allowing you to make up the story as you goes along (cf. Minecraft, Sim City [?], etc.). At first glance, the same should apply to ...
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How can I easily defeat Plantera?

Ever since I defeated the all the bosses (except Plantera) I've been wondering - How do I defeat Plantera? I tried fighting her once, but failed once she reached stage two. I found her bulb again, but ...
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I can't switch into hardmode but I can break altars and no hollow spawned

I killed WoF (wall of flesh) 5 times already and it won't let me enter hardmode. I get the pwnhammer, I can destroy altars, but I don't get new ores spawning from destroying the altars and the hollow ...
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How do I earn gold?

I want to buy the Mining Helmet from the Merchant, but it costs 8 Gold Coins, and I do not have any. How do I get Gold Coins?
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Is there a way to increase of the chance of a Solar Eclipse? [duplicate]

In Terraria, I am trying to get all of the Music Boxes. But, my luck has not led me to a Solar Eclipse. Is there a way to increase the chance of one happening?
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What Equipment do I need to defeat the Wall of Flesh? [duplicate]

I am thinking about me and my friend using: me: Molten armor Nights edge Demon Scythe 10 hp potions my friend: Molten armor Demon bow (120 jester arrows and 134 unholy arrows) Water bolt 10 hp ...
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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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Terraria End Game

What is the end goal of Terraria? More specifically, at what action taken / boss defeated / item acquired can you say that you've beaten the game? I know it's a sandbox game, and thus doesn't really ...
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Can Terraria on mobile devices play multiplayer games?

My sister and I would like to play terraria together, me on my Samsung tablet and her on her Microsoft surface pro. However, neither of us know how to host, or join a game, can someone help?
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How do I find a Lava Charm?

I'm trying to make Lava Waders in Terraria, and I'm not quite sure how to find a lava charm. On the wikia page it says to look near the lava underground layer, and I did, but I can't find one! Can ...
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How do I loot life crystals?

I bumped into these life crystals, which used to be looted with a hammer, but now in 1.2, I cannot do that anymore. How do I loot the crystals?
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How do I make a mob farm?

How do you make a mob farm in Terraria?
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Why do my NPCs love each other? [closed]

I want to know why my NPCs love each other. Willie, my gun dealer and Katie my nurse go, "bla bla bla make it quick I got a date with Katie in one hour blah bla blah blah is Willie hurt in any way? ...
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How do I get my NPC back into my house from down a cave?

My merchant is stuck a long way down in a cave and I'd like to get him back into my house. any ideas? I can't make a track back up because it would take years. Any ideas?
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Can't get the merchant to spawn in terraria

Well for the first time I got 50 silver coins I didn't have a house prepared for him and this weird timer came up so I went to my spawn just the guide in his house so a few days later I make a house ...
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Can you change the config for corruption/hallow spread?

I have already read a few guides on stopping the spread/86'ing the stuff, and also have looked at the wiki. However, I want to keep the corruption/hallow on the ground, and just to stop the spread, ...
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Who is Bradley (The Guide)?

I've been playing terarria for about 30 minutes and my guide died right at the beginning. Now it says "Bradley would like to settle down". How do I move him in?
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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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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 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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There is a hole in my ground in Terraria that keeps reappearing!

Okay so I made a new world and I started building a house and making the land flat. I then decided to leave my new world to go back to my old world to collect stuff to bring over and I did not have ...
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Why won't my NPC move into a certain house? [duplicate]

I have built personalized houses for my Tailor and my Pirate but they won't move in. I've managed the corruption underneath my houses and all the other NPCs moved in fine. I used dungeon items for the ...
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My silver pickaxe got damaged. How is it possible?

I crafted my first silver pickaxe in Terraria 1.1. I did not examine its stats until some time later. The name color is grey with -14% damage. I have no problem mining with it but killing monsters ...
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How do I find the underground corruption?

My large world went into hardmode, and the underground hallow appeared in a place that I've explored. Should the underground corruption do the same, or was that just coincidence? If not, how can I ...
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How can I get enough Stingers for a Blade of Grass?

I'm look for a blade of grass to make the night's edge. I got all the jungle spores and eleven stinger, but the hornets, and big stingers stopped spawning. How can I get more stingers?
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Strategies for beating Pumpking as a Mage?

I'm playing through Terraria using nothing but magic weapons, and I'm having a really difficult time with the end-game events (I have defeated all of the single bosses, with the exception of Duke ...
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When does each boss theme play?

I was just wondering: In Terraria, when does each boss theme play? I know the 1st theme plays during the EoC.
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How big do artificial biomes need to be to spawn monsters?

I'm building my artificial biomes in Terraria so I can farm certain things and have enemies spawn. The question is how big do the biomes need to be? So far I've built a crimson, underground jungle, ...
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Locked chests in the dungeon: where to find the keys and what to expect inside?

The 1.2 update added some new locked chests to the dungeon. Where can I find their matching keys and what can I expect to find inside these chests? Are the rewards unique? Will I need to generate many ...
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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 I save the world from the spread of Hallow and Corruption/Crimson?

After the Wall of Flesh, the Hallow appears and Corruption/Crimson spreads even faster. Corruption/Crimson spreads through everything Except Hallow Hallow spreads through everything Except mud ...
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How do I get Souls?

A lot of the cool new recipes in patch 1.1 I've found out via asking the Guide require some sort of Soul, of which there appear to be numerous different types. For example: Soul of Light Soul of ...
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I can't cut trees

I have just bought this game for the PC using Steam. I created a character and start a new world. My character already has an axe so I tried to chop down trees with it, however it won't do anything. ...
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Terraria - Caster AI - how to make a slope they don't teleport to?

I want to make a dungeon grinder for a Wisp in a Bottle. Casters are giving me a problem, though. How can I make sure they don't spawn to specific areas? How do these "slopes" work?