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

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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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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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Questions about the angler quests?

so I've recently found the angler. my questions are the following: does the quests restart/lose every time i talk to him. whats the duration of mission once i talked to him. is there specific ...
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What is the fastest way to farm Mimics in Terraria?

Mimics look like chests and seem to spawn relatively rarely. Is there an efficient way to farm them for their drops?
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How to move faster in Terraria?

Is it possible move faster in Terraria? I mean, when you are very deep in the underground is it possible returning to the surface faster, using elevator, for example, or other things? Or when you need ...
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How can I make a molten pickaxe in Terraria if I can't mine hellstone?

I want to mine my hardmode metals but my regular pickaxes don't work (I have a gold and a lead pickaxe). I did some research and I need a molten pickaxe or a reaver shark. First of all, the reaver ...
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How can I easily remove grass from a large area?

Sometimes I really need to remove undesired grass from mud or dirt. There are many ways to plant grass (for example the Staff of Regrowth), but I don't know of a way to quickly remove it. Is there a ...
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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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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 protect my world in Terraria from corruption and hallow [duplicate]

I want to prepare for hardmode and I am wonder what I can do to protect my world from the spread of corruption and hallow. I've heard that you have to dig around your house and kind of build a barrier ...
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Why can't I mine my ore in Terraria?

Okay so I recently lost my palladium drill and I had to make a gold pickaxe so I could mine, unfortunately the pickaxe does not work on any ore (I can't tell if the ore I tried mining with it was ...
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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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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 ...
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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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Where can I find Goblin Scouts?

In Terraria 1.0.6, the Goblin Scout was added — however, he's not part of the Goblin Invasion. Where might I find this elusive beast?
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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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Why would I choose a Palladium Drill over a Palladium Pickaxe?

I recently entered hardmode with my new character, and I am being faced with two choices: the Palladium Pickaxe and Palladium Drill. I remember that before 1.2, there were only drills, not pickaxes, ...
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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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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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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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What gear should I have to survive the Pumpkin moon (Terraria)

I have fought the pumpkin moon and died like 3 times and made it to wave 7 or 6 whenever the pumpking first appears. I have full turtle armor and my primary melee weapon is a demon sickle. I also have ...
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Is thare a way to farm turtle shells?

I'm trying to make a turtle armor set, but I can't get vary many turtle shells. Is there a faster way to get them?
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Will Crimson Spread In My Ice Biome?

I have heard many, many conflicting reports on whether or not Crimson will spread in my Ice Biome. Some people say yes it will, others say that no, it only starts during Hardmode. Still others say ...
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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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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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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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My guide NPC isn't spawning [duplicate]

It's been 14 in-game days and he hasn't re-spawned. I died at the Wall of Flesh and I don't get the debuff when I go into Hell so the WoF isn't the problem. I checked all the skylands, my old houses, ...
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Can trapping one goblin prevent all spawns in a biome?

I had an interesting thought while browsing the terraria wikis. It claims that the goblin army blocks biome spawns. Could someone lure a goblin into a hole and trap it to avoid fighting any enemies ...
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is the default ore any easier to find than it's alternate?

I know for a fact that worlds have set ores (If your world has platinum, then it WON'T have gold). I also know that platinum has a higher pickaxe level (both platinum and gold serve to mine meteorite, ...
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How do I escape a room without a pickaxe?

I have gone through many battles, slain countless enemies, farmed bosses, and gotten to hardmode. Now I'm faced with my greatest challenge... A square room. I have somehow thrown my only pickaxe ...
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How can I increase my ranged damage-per-second?

When I fight a boss, I typically use a Megashark with Chlorophyte Bullets (because I aim poorly). What accessories and modifiers can I use to get the most damage out of this weapon and ammo?
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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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What is the smallest body of water I can fish from?

As I jet about Terraria, trying to fish, I find that some bodies of water don't seem to be large enough to fish from. Whether they are too shallow or just too small I do not know; so therein lies the ...
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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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Can I transfer my terraria worlds through a flashdrive?

I have looked all over the internet trying to find out if you can use a flashdrive to transfer all of my Terraria worlds and characters to another computer. Is it possible to do it this way or do I ...
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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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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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Can pre-hardmode bosses spawn in hardmode?

I just killed the wall of flesh and entered hardmode in my world. As far as I know, all of the hardmode bosses can now spawn randomly every night - but only hardmode bosses. However, the Eye of ...
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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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Can I sync players and worlds between multiple computers?

I want to play Terraria with the same players and worlds on two different computers. It looks like the files must be in My Documents\My Games\Terraria. Is there a way to sync those files between two ...
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Can I find Hellforges in the Dungeon?

I've been looking for Hellforges in the Underworld, but I haven't had any luck. I searched ALL of the towers on the right side of the Underworld, but I haven't seen any. I read on somewhere (not a ...
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How do I get a statue to activate from a timer?

I'm trying to figure out wiring; I have the following diagram, a heart statue hooked up to a 1-second timer. The timer is on, but the statue is not activating. What's wrong with my wiring?
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What equipment do I need to kill the Eater of Worlds?

The Eater of Worlds is rather tough to kill. I have iron armor and a demonite broadsword, but he eats me quickly. What equipment do I need to beat him?
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Terraria crashes

Once in a while Terraria will crash and display this error message. I can't copy the text, so I took a screenshot. Not sure what this means, I have tried reinstalling the XNA framework.
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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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Is there a way to programmatically give items to a single player character?

I'm not normally one for cheat codes, but my son was playing with my Terraria character on his own the other day, and accidentally threw away several items that I had worked hard to obtain. Is there ...
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How should I prepare for Plantera?

I am so stuck trying to get gear for Plantera And it takes so long for ectoplasm. Any suggestions?
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How do I build a house for my NPCs?

I read on the wiki that people will move in under the following conditions: You do something to please them An empty house is available with a light source, table, and chair (also with walls). I ...
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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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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 ...