Questions tagged [terraria]

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

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Is it possible to beat the moon lord with out potions

I have beaten every boss but the moon lord with out potions, but I am wondering if it is even possible to do it. I would like to hear strategies on how to do it.
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Is killing the WOF at the edge of the world a good strategy?

I have this large world in pre-hardmode. I was searching for a method to kill the Wall Of Flesh and having as little problems as possible with Hallow and Corruption. I know that if you spawn the WOF, ...
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Pause Terraria on Linux?

I'm having trouble with Terraria after moving from mobile to desktop (Linux, GOG version). The biggest issue is pausing it. I've read up on autopause and can pause the game (with some hassle)... but ...
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Queen bee glitch

So, I was digging underground when my screen said, "The queen bee has awoken!" I was away from my house, so I teleported back using a magic mirror. Soon the boss music started at my house, And I ran ...
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Where do you find all the NPC'S on terraria?

I know how to get the clothier, the guild, the dryad, The hair stylist, the dye guy, the paint guy, the fisherman, and the goblin tinkerman. How and where do you get the other people? They are hard to ...
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If I create a secondary world to boost my first, will I keep items from the secondary world after deleting it?

I have 4 worlds already and wanted to delete one, all worlds I've gotten items that I brought back to my first world. I'm just wondering if I delete a world would the items I received will stay?
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How do I avoid the Eye of Cthulu? [duplicate]

How do you avoid getting hit by the Eye of Cthulhu? I can't get any wings.I find it frustrating that I can't avoid him. Is there a easy wingless suggestion to defeat this boss? My computer wont let ...
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How do you get a meteor shot?

How do you get a meteor shot? I want one but don't know how. Any chance There is a different and easier way to get to a floating island?
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Prompted to reinstall Terraria after opening it, and character missing after reinstallation

I opened up Steam and went to Terraria, but instead of saying "play," like it usually does, it said "install." So I installed the game, even though I had never uninstalled it in the first place. After ...
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How/Where do you get a solar tablet?

I've beat all Mech bosses bit now I'm stuck. How/Where do you get a solar tablet?
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How to log in where I left off

In Terraria, If I log in to the game, I log back in at spawn, which means that I have to find my way back into any cave I was in the middle of exploring when I left off. Is there any way to make it so ...
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What damage type are “extra” damage sources?

In Terraria, there are five different "types" of damage (similar to elemental damage in other games). These types are melee, ranged, magic, summon, and throwing damage. Various armors buffs the total ...
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I don't know what's wrong with my Terraria world transfer?

I recently got a new computer, but when I make a new world, it makes a .wld file, and a .bak file. Yet on my old computer, my files look like (world).wld.bak and run smoothly. When I copied them onto ...
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Cannot turn in quest fish to terraria angler

I went to my angler and he said to catch a long fish that looked like ebonstone and I went to the corruption and eventually caught a fish called ebonkoi, Went back to angler with ebonkoi in hand and ...
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Tried to summon golem with the alter but didn't work [duplicate]

Please tell me how to summon him. Does it have be hard-mode?
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Reshape blocks without breaking walls

Cannot for the life of me find anything about this anywhere. When hammering blocks to reshape them, the hammer will almost always destroy walls simultaneously. This seems to be especially true with ...
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What does it mean to say that the Turtle Armor “increases chances of being targeted by enemies”?

The tooltip for Turtle Armor says that it "[i]ncreases chances of being targeted by enemies". Can someone explain what this means? It seems to me that every enemy that spawns targets me anyway. Does ...
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Terraria only count second night with Night Sensor [duplicate]

So I have a Night Sensor, and an Announcement Box with a message I want to display at the start of the second night after starting, and the second night ONLY. I've tried using Logic Gates but they ...
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Why cant I summon the wall of flesh?

I started a new world and I went to the underworld to fight the Wall of flesh but when I dropped the Guides doll into the lava it didn't summon the wall of flesh. I checked the map to see if the ...
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Do mods make you ineligible for Steam achievements?

I've modded Terraria with TModLoader and Thorium. I have achieved most of the Steam achievements already but am wondering if these (or any other) mods can prevent me from getting the remaining ...
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How can I find a Nebula Arcanum?

I found out that this new weapon can help me defeat the Moon Lord on PC. I've looked on the wiki, but can't find any info on this weapon. How do you get one?
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What is this big Gold and Blue thing in Terraria?

I found something in Terraria and I want it, but I don't know what it's called. It looks gold and blue and I think you can get it from the celestial towers. I tried asking the guide for help, I tried ...
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What does a Star in a Bottle do?

What does the Star in a Bottle do? I am new playing Terraria, so I want to know.
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Terraria purple particles on monster

So I was playing Terraria today and during a blood moon a Demon Eye with three rotating bright purple particles appeared. Do these particles mean anything, or are they just some useless random effect? ...
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Terraria: Is there a way to directly create another .plr file for a character?

I have an endgame character with a lot of gear and I'd absolutely hate losing it, so I thought of making a backup by copying the .plr file.... except it's not there. There is only the .plr.bak file. ...
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Terraria: How do you prepare for the battle against the Wall of Flesh and prepare your World for Hardmode? [duplicate]

How should I prepare for these things? Good advice: Base strategies, weapons and accessories, etc.
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What are the coloured underground sections?

I recently saw this question asking about where the crimson or corruption was in their world, and the picture of their world that they included was the image below. Now I am not so familiar with the ...
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Terraria map explanation

I generated my Terraria map using MoreTerra and TerraMap and below is the image of the full map: From the left what I see is, Ocean, Forest, Dungeon, Forest, Snow, Forest, Desert and so on. However, ...
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Fix Terraria Choppy Lag Slowness During Single Player on macOS OS X

See here for a GIF showing the behavior. I'm on a brand new world, brand new character, on macOS Sierra 10.12.2. When I try to walk around, the game is completely unplayable because the game freezes ...
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Terraria, pirate invasion

I just went into hard mode, I only have like 32 defense and a night's edge, and the pirates invaded almost immediately. The captain is also right at spawn, as well as a horde of all the others, making ...
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How do I find more orichalcum ore in Terraria?

I just recently reached Hardmode on my first-ever Terraria world, smashing Demon Altars to unlock the three Hardmode ores. Finding cobalt ore has been a breeze; however, I have experienced great ...
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Why does any NPC besides the guide move into the houses I built?

I have 3 houses which appear to all be the same. When I built the first house, the merchant moved into it instead of the guide. The guide is currently dead. Each time I build a new house, an NPC other ...
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What's the closest thing to flying in Terraria pre-hardmode?

The closest thing I have to flying is spectre boots and a sandstorm in a ballon. I know I can equip a cloud in a bottle, but it's annoying to use. Is there a better option?
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Does Terraria on Steam need Internet connection after download?

I am thinking about buying Terraria on Steam, but I need to know if after I have downloaded the game, will it still need an internet connection for me to play it in singleplayer only?
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In Terraria PC, how do I See Items that I can Make but dont have all the materials

In my Terraria game on Xbox, if I have obtained all of the materials to make something but don't have it right now, it will show the ingredients to make the item. How do I see what I need to make ...
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Why can't I launch Terraria

I've just purchased and installed Terraria on my laptop from steam. The first time that I ran the game, there was no issue and it worked perfectly. However, now when I try to launch the game I'm ...
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How to import worlds and characters

I had to switch accounts on my PC, but now when I go on to Terraria, my worlds and characters are all gone. I've no idea of how to put them back, but I do, however, have the files for my characters ...
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How to find the last bit of corruption/crimson/hallow in a terraria world

I have been working on getting my main Terraria world to 100% pure(No Hallow Crimson Or Corruption) and I managed to get the world to 1% Hallow and 1% Crimson but can not find those last 1%s. I have ...
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What happened to this ocean?

I actually don't understand what happened here, but there are no oceans in this world. I have finally gotten to expert mode and I wanted to fight Duke Fishron, then I noticed that there is no ocean ...
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What do I have to do to summon Plantera? [duplicate]

I really want to fight Plantera, because I have all the gear and stuff. But there's one problem; I don't know how to summon it. What do I have to do to summon Plantera?
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Where can I get pets from?

I have seen people in Terraria with gerbil pets, I really want one, but I don't know how to get pets. Please help.
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How can I give my friend one of my world saves in Terraria?

Me and my friends play Terraria a lot and we only use one main world and I created it. I am not always on as much as they are and they want to use be able to play when i'm not on. Is there a way that ...
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Where can I find the tavernkeep?

I'm having trouble finding the Tavernkeep, and the wiki says he will spawn in "any of the layers". Does that include the surface as well as underground? It also states that he can only be found after ...
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Is the Worm Scarf or Flesh Knuckles better at damage reduction?

I am building a character, stacking as much damage mitigation as possible. I am currently deciding between the following two items: Warding Worm Scarf: Damage reduction of 17% + 4 defense Warding ...
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Terraria Tablet Controls on a PC

Is it possible to add Terraria-Mobile-style controls into Terraria PC, using mods, a third-party program over Terraria or otherwise? I'm asking this since someone I play Terraria with has a Windows ...
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I beat the wall of flesh but the jungle didn't grow restless

So I beat skeletron prime, The Twins, The Destroyer, and The Wall of Flesh (in that order) but in chat it doesn't say: The jungle grows restless... what do I do? Do I have to fight all the mechanical ...
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The three houses going down on the right are marked as not valid, whats wrong with them? [duplicate]

I am having a problem with housing --- NPCs won't move into the houses on the right. I have already tried making them bigger, but it didn't help. What is wrong with these rooms?
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What does it mean by a 1/25 chance for a Solar Eclipse to happen?

I know a Blood Moon event has a 7/72 chance of occurring each night. But a Solar Eclipse can happen any time during the day. So I've heard it has a "1/25 chance" of happening, but how often does it ...
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Incomplete translation in Terraria

I'm trying to play Terraria in French, but for some reason not all the text seems to be translated. For example, some items have their French names, while others have their English names. The weird ...
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Recovering lost tutorial pick, wand etc

I'm playing Terraria with the Super Terraria World mod. I drowned after reaching the boat from the tutorial island. I can't find the items that I lost and I can't return to the beginning to get them ...