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

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I want more hardmode metals than just 3!

I have broken like fifty (exaggeration) crimson alters in my world and I only keep getting the same three metals palladium, orichalcum, and titanium. I know there are other metals, but It just keeps ...
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If you alter your device's date/time, will the Christmas event still be activated?

As the Christmas event in Terraria is drawing to a close on the 31st, I have a question. Since I will probably not be in hard mode and have defeated the frost legion by the time that Christmas is ...
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How does the fishing mechanic work?

Terraria 1.2.4 added a fishing mechanic. I have a few questions on how it works exactly: What types of "critters" can be used as bait? So far I've seen that worms, grasshoppers, and fireflies work. ...
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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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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 new NPCs are available in 1.2?

I seem to recall it being stated that the 1.2 update includes a number of new, friendly NPCs. What are they, and what are the requirements for each to appear?
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Why won't an NPC go into his house?

So, today the Demolitionist appeared, and night has now fallen, but instead of going to the cosy NPC friendly house I had ready for him, he seems to constantly wander between my house and the guide's ...
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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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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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Is it possible to get back your terraria character by backing up your iOS device

My brother accidentally deleted his character. Is he able to get back his stuff by backing up his whole iPod?
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How to quickly get a world that has a desired set of features?

The Terraria 1.2 update introduced that make generated worlds varied not only in layout, but in availability of various features as well. What is the fastest way to get a world that has the features ...
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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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Does the Angler NPC have spawn requirements?

According to the Angler page on the official wiki, this NPC can be found sleeping in the sand of an Ocean biome. Are there any other specific requirements to find him, i.e. hard mode or the like? 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 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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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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Having trouble finding Plantera's Bulb on Xbox 360

I have been playing on hardmode for a while and have beaten the three Mechanical Bosses a couple of times. But I have yet to find a Plantera's Bulb. It's getting really frustrating. Does anyone have ...
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Terraria no longer starts after 1.2 update, terminates with unhandled exception

I have had the game, Terraria for a while and it has always worked fine for me. Recently, a new update, 1.2, came out, and Steam updated the game to that version. After that, Terraria no longer starts ...
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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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Would other players in my game also be on Hardmode after beating the Wall of Flesh?

My friend and I were playing multiplayer on my world. We defeated the Wall of Flesh. Does he have Hardmode unlocked?
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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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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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Where should I place my Terraria player and world files? [duplicate]

Where should I move the player and world files? My computer messed up and my profile isn't working, and my Terraria characters and worlds are all gone. I do have all the files but I'm not sure where ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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?