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What armor to use for Golem with Magic Weapons?

I have just defeated Plantera but I have no idea what kind of armor I should wear to fight the Golem. What is the best magic armor I can be wearing at this point in the game?
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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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Do projectiles released by melee weapons deal melee, ranged or magic damage?

After the 1.2 update, there's a random Solar Eclipse event that causes hordes of powerful enemies to spawn. These enemies occasionally drop Hero's Broken Sword, which can be crafted with Excalibur and ...
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Can't get onto my brother's server, and vice versa, across local network in Terraria

I have a similar problem to Shadow Z, in his original question. My problem differs, however, since I have already followed the instructions to set up my MQWest modem for port forwarding. I also do ...
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Where are my world files?

I want to transfer my world from my PC to a second PC, but I cannot find the world files. Can you please help me?
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Plantera Trouble! [duplicate]

I have beaten all 3 mech bosses but I have no idea when I should fight plantera. I already made a arena so that I can fight her in but I feel like my armor and weapons aren't strong enough. Any tips?
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What is the easiest most efficient way to farm Shadow Scales?

I just recently got into Terraria (thanks Steam Summer Sale!) and it has been generally pretty entertaining. I am now trying to create a Nightmare Pickaxe but I first need to get enough Shadow Scales ...
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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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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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If I beat the Wall of Flesh does it place ALL worlds I have into hardmode?

Does defeating the Wall of Flesh make every world I've created go into Hardmode? If I create a world after defeating the WOF, will it be created in Hardmode?
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How can I transfer my house to a new world?

I know about safe's and piggy banks (like in this question) but I would like to transfer more than just items, I would like to be able to transfer the house that I have spent quite a while building ...
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My items from chest has dissapeared, WHY?

I put my Titanium armor and my Hellstone Sword and other good stuff into a chest on my server, and went to join the server from my new computer and pick up my equipment. But my character got stuck so ...
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How do you move an NPC's flag? [duplicate]

How do you move an NPC's housing flag in Terraria?
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What are the easiest good pickaxes to get and how do you get them?

I have been unable to mine some blocks, (ie: obsidian, molten rock) but I'm not very advanced in the game yet. What are the simplest pickaxes to get that can mine strong blocks relatively fast?
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What does the tree mean when generating a world?

When you generate a new world in Terraria (in game not through the console) an icon of a tree is shown. The same icon will be shown when selecting the world from the list: What are all the ...
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Can I run multiple copies of Terraria if I bought it on Steam?

I play Terraria a bit with my brother and friends and I am always the one with the server, but sometimes while I am playing it gets a bit boring and I want to play on my own world and character (I do ...
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How Do I Mine Blocks In Terraria?

How do I mine in Terraria? I know I have a pickaxe, but I am unsure of how to use it to mine anything. Do I need to equip it in a certain slot, or will it work as long as it is in my inventory? And ...
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Beating the twins [duplicate]

What should I use to beat the twins? I used the true nights edge with titanium armour the first time, but after the update I'm using my hollowed armour and the same weapon, but Spazmatizm always kills ...
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What happened to all the copper and other ores?

So I started a new world with the 1.2 update, and spent several hours mining minerals. From all my mining, not once did I come across any copper, which is supposed to be the most common mineral found ...
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How can I gain silver coins quickly?

I am trying to attract the Merchant on my world and according to the wiki, I need at least 50 silver coins. What is the fastest way to farm silver coins in a new world?
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Is there any way to switch Platinum and Gold in the world?

In Terraria, when you create a world, there are only certain materials that generate in that world, specifically ores. Platinum and gold are examples. Can you change the ore a world generates?
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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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I am having trouble finding honey

Ive been looking in the jungle and I am having difficulty finding honey. Any tips?
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Sometimes can't connect to server

I have a server hosted locally on my PC and both I and my wife can usually connect to it just fine, but sometimes, after we close the game and leave the server on, later neither of us can join it ...
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What farm layout will produce the most chlorophyte?

Which chlorophyte farm is better: 3×3 squares or 5×5 squares? Note that I want them to grow as fast as they can, and I can expand total size of my farm to 50×50 blocks.
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This is not valid housing [duplicate]

What's going on here? It was previously occupied, but they all moved out and now they wont go back. I haven't touched it. I'm on PC latest update. I tried replacing the table and chair and the ...
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Can I transfer my Terraria world from one PC to another?

I have two Terraria worlds, one on my laptop and the other on my PC. I want to transfer over my laptop world to the PC, whilst keeping the existing PC world. So I'm looking at my laptop and the files ...
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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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Revert something you crafted to its raw ingredients?

Is it possible to break an item down to its raw ingredients? Such as breaking an Iron Bar into 3 Iron Ore? On a similar note, is it possible to undo something you've built right after building it ...
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How do I set up a Glowing Mushroom farm in Terraria?

I'm aware of the general mechanism of mushroom growing (place some mud and sprinkle mushroom seeds on it). However, I'd like to know a bit more about it before I start building my farm, so I'd ...
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Does destroying additional demon altars generate more cobalt / mythril / adamantite?

After defeating the Wall of Flesh I headed off to the nearest corruption and destroyed a bunch of demon altars. Upon destroying the fourth one the message "Your world has been blessed with cobalt" ...
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Can I find a Goblin Tinkerer on a pre-1.1 world?

I'm never sure what to do when Terraria updates, make a new world or continue on my old one where I already have my potion/mushroom farms/proper storage. I really want to make some of the things that ...
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How do you move furniture?

After furniture or crafting stations like tables and anvils are placed is it possible to pick up and move them or are they stuck where you placed them forever? Same goes for some other background ...
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What makes plants bloom?

The latest patch for Terraria added in a bunch of new plants (and their seeds) for use in alchemy. I'd like to make a sustainable farm for these new plants, but I'm having trouble determining when ...
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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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How quickly can I trigger a statue?

I finally found my first Bunny Statue and want to wire it up so that I can farm it for a Bunny Hood when the next Blood Moon hits. However, information on how best to wire up a statue seems somewhat ...
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Which placed items give free buffs?

I'm building a boss arena, and I'm trying to figure out which items I should put in it. For example, Campfires have a constant aura buff that increases life regeneration, so that's a no-brainer, and ...
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How do I effectively defeat the Wall of Flesh?

I've been having trouble defeating this monster. 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 kill this ...
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In Terraria, when I beat the Wall of Flesh and activate hardmode, do I lose all my stuff?

I read online something about how the world changes. Two questions: Do I lose my gear I'm carrying? Do I lose my house or treasure chests in it?
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How do I get out of a minecart?

I figured out how to get in a minecart on a minecart track, but I can't figure out how to dismount from it. There doesn't seem to be anything in the controls for it.
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Why does the game speed fluctuate from slow to fast, and how do I prevent it?

When I play Terraria, the game speed will change while I am playing. So sometimes it will be at "normal" speed, then it will dip into a slow speed, or a fast speed. It seems the actual game updates ...
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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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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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Would removing blocks under my terraria house make my house valid for npcs?

Crimson is getting very close to my house. If I dug a large hole around the bottom of my house, would that stop crimson from invading and making my village people leave? I have seen people dig a ...
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Brain of Cthulu won't spawn every other time I use the bloody spine

Ok so all the requirements were right. I was in an artificial crimson that had worked the first time I summoned the brain, the the second time I summoned it, the it said that the brain of cthulhu has ...
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How often can heart statues be triggered in 1.3?

In Terraria 1.3, Heart Statues appear to only be triggerable once every 10 seconds. This appears to differ from the previous patches, in which the statue could conceivably be triggered 6 times at once ...
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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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How does the difficulty scale with more players?

I noticed that while fighting the Wall of Flesh that if more people were on the server that it would have more HP. I assume that this is to make it more balanced when more people play, otherwise 20 ...
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What slimes must I defeat for the Gelatin World Tour achievement?

The Gelatin World Tour achievement requires the user to Defeat every type of slime there is! The achievements page at the official wiki indicates that there are 24 types of slimes, but the list of ...
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Do Zombies with skulls drop the skulls?

I have been playing Terraria for a while and I have always seen zombies with skulls on their heads. I think the skulls are cool so I have always wanted to wear one of those. So I need to know, can ...