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

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In Terraria, what are the conditions to spawn a Goblin Army, and what time does it spawn?

I'm trying to get a Goblin army to spawn. Thus far I have: Destroyed 1 Shadow Orb Have at least 200 HP currently and have not seen an invasion yet this game. At what time does the Goblin Army ...
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Harvesting plants (specifically Daybloom)

I have a garden set up which is about 20-30 tiles across with Daybloom seeds planted in some of the tiles, plus another row 3 tiles above it (forming a tunnel) with Daybloom planted along that too. ...
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How do you get NPC's to go inside their houses?

In Terraria, when a new NPC arrives, I see my friends NPC's to go inside like a charm. For me though, I have walked away from them, gone to the underworld away from them, done every little tip people ...
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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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“Valid housing” - does this work?

OK just before I start, I do know what does and doesn't constitute valid housing in Terraria. I'm also playing v1.2.4.1 What I'd like to know is does the "must have a door" requirement also mean ...
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What weapons to use to kill the Destroyer?

I'm planning this speed run with a friend, our situation now is that we've just killed the Wall of Flesh, are geared with Molten gear (Armor, Imp, Bow, Sword, etc.). We're at 300 HP, but we'll ...
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Ideal location for a massive base?

I'm starting to work on making a base, which is based off of this picture below, I have thought seriously about it, and am curious; (This base was made by Spiritos, which can be found here) When ...
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Do plants grow while I'm in another world?

I'm playing Terraria 1.2.4.1 for PC and I've got to the point where I just have to scratch the itch of wanting a cool base, and I also want to set up some farms beneath the ground for things like ...
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How to prevent corruptions from spreading? [duplicate]

After my world turned to hardmode, hollow and crismon corruption began to spread. I tried destroying them using the clentaimator but after a few hours it starts to spread again. I don't like my to be ...
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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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Can NPCs jump on wooden planks?

In Terraria, I dont know how to get my NPC's into their house if it is above another. I dont exactly know if they can jump on to wooden planks but it doesn't seem like they can. I want them to be able ...
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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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Can enemies from statues drop a hardmode dungeon key?

The (gamepedia) wiki claims that "every enemy" has a chance of dropping a dungeon key for the biome that it is in, and I see nothing to suggest otherwise in the other wiki or update logs, yet it seems ...
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Weapons in brand new world reforging on their own?

My file was corrupt so I had to start a whole new world. All the weapons I've forged like a new pick axe is now a demonic pick axe, my staff was demoted so it does less damage than I need it to. ...
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How can I effectively defeat the Wall of Flesh?

I've been having trouble defeating this little bugger. EVen with lots of buff potions, health potions, high tier armor (Molten), and ranged weapons with plenty of ammo (Minishark), I can't seem to ...
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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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What's a good way to get Demonite ore in terraria?

I want to get as much Demonite ore as possible to make Shadow armor and to sell the leftover ore, but there is no way I could get enough from mining.What should I do?
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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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Do angler quest's start over when he dies?

I want to get the golden fishing rod. The wiki says I need to complete 50 quests. Does your progress end when the angler dies, or does it carry on with the amount of quests you completed with the ...
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Steam ID of Games: Fixed or Random?

So I'm creating a simple bat script to move Terraria Maps to a specific Dropbox Folder, and I've added a few more funcionalities than just moving the map from the Dropbox Folder to the PC folder and ...
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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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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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Is there a maximum range which an npc will wander?

This isn't a "how do I stop npcs from wandering?" question - I want to build one of the npcs homes a bit further away from the rest, and was hoping to build it close enough so the npc will still ...
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How can I play the iOS/Android tutorial map on PC?

I recently downloaded the mobile Terraria app for Android, and quickly noticed the tutorial map has a buncha secrets/easter eggs in it (such as a lucky horseshoe off the left cliff, and a little ...
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How can I improve the chance of Solar Eclipse happening in Terraria

Is any way to improve the chances of a solar eclipse happening (apart from killing the mechanical bosses). Basically I want to get broken hero swords to be able to forge the terra blade...
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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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What equipment should I have to kill the Eye of Cthulhu?

I just manually summoned the Eye of Cthulhu, going into battle with copper armour, tungsten broadsword, gold bow, jester arrows and plenty of lesser healing potions. I came rather close to death but I ...
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How do I make a thin layer of lava for mob farming?

I've seen videos of people making monster farmers with wires, switches, statues and a thin layer of lava to kill the newly created monster. They always seem to have a perfectly created layer of lava ...
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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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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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Is it possible to play Terraria mulitplayer online?

Does the game Terraria have a dedicated online server (like MMO games) that will save my progress? Or will I have to connect to other people like FPS games? Or can I do both?
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Help, how high am I?

I was watching the trailer for Terraria, and I can see a height/depth indicator on some of the footage - how do you enable this?
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How can I stop newly arrived NPCs from falling into my lava moat?

I've constructed a lava moat to help defend my house after entering Hardmode. Unfortunately it seems like NPCs that are spawning and falling into the moat. I'm getting messages like: Jake the ...
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How do I make a mob farm?

How do you make a mob farm in Terraria?
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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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Re install Terraria on new laptop

I already installed Terraria on a laptop. I got a newer laptop and i want to re install on this new laptop. How can i remove from my old and installed on my new laptop? thanks
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How far do crimson/corruption biomes spread? [duplicate]

I've completely rebuilt my base in a Forest Biome from the ground up since the release of the 1.2 update. And when my base was the same as in my old world, and most of the npc's were there (except the ...
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How can I halt the spread of corruption after winning hell?

After defeating the Wall of Flesh, corruption is spreading much faster and bypasses sunflowers. Are there any other methods of halting it than hallowing?
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Terraria Truffle iOS won't spawn

In my Terraria iOS world I have made a glowing mushroom biome and made 4 houses. The chat keeps on saying the truffle would like to settle down but he has never settled down. The update is 1.2, can ...
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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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How Can I Wear Red's Wings Without Being Debuffed?

In Terraria there is an item that is unobtainable in the game unless you use cheats like inventory edits called Red's Wings. These wings can only be worn by ReDigIt and if you wear them as a regular ...
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How long do dropped items persist?

How long do dropped items persist in Terraria? I somehow dropped a gold pick in a corner I couldn't get to, and when I went to retrieve it, it had disappeared. Under what conditions do dropped ...
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How do I get my NPCs into my sky house?

I recently built a sky house in Terraria. After I did so, a bunch of NPCs appeared as expected. The Guide took up residence in a room in the house, as well as the demolitionist. However, the Merchant ...
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How can I increase the size of Terraria's pixels or UI?

Is there a way to increase the scale in Terraria? I want to play the game at full 1080p HD but the item bar is way too small.
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How can I enable Hardmode?

What items do I need to make my world Hard Mode?
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Houses were valid but NOW not? [duplicate]

I have a problem , the houses I made for NPCs were valid first time but now after a few days it says not valid ! very strange , houses were valid few days ago now terraria says not valid. what is the ...
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Protecting home and nearest territory from meteor

I've managed to build a beautiful big house in Terraria for me and NPCs. Also there is storage area with chests with loot inside in this house. How I can protect my house from being destroyed by a ...
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Which is better Dragon Armor or Turtle armor (Terraria)

My friend and I Both have turtle armor and I want to know which is better dragon armor or turtle armor. This is relating to defense and over all stats for a melee play through . May somebody inform me ...
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How do you destroy walls behind your house?

How can I destroy the blocks I placed to create the 'back wall' behind my house?