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How do I make my friends keep their stuff when they die in Terraria?

This is actually your friends fault. If you don't want to lose items on death you need to set your character to softcore while creating them. Your friends must have accidentally set theirs to ...
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Where can I find the Wall of Flesh loot?

The Wall of Flesh doesn't drop its drops in the standard way. Instead, when it dies, a box of demonite/crimsonite bricks forms in the air with the drops inside it. Make sure you're checking in the air ...
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What is this red statue?

That's an Orange Bloodroot, a material used to craft Orange Dye. If your inventory wasn't full, you would be able to pick it up.
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Is there a tutorial in Terraria? If so, How do I start it?

The PC version of Terraria does not have a distinct tutorial As more-or-less a sandbox game, Terraria does not have a formalized tutorial. The keyboard controls can be viewed and customized in the ...
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How do I make my friends keep their stuff when they die in Terraria?

Why? When you create a character, you can select difficulty, which impact your losses upon death: Softcore: Softcore characters drop half (3/4 on Expert mode) of their coins when killed by an enemy. ...
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Terraria purple particles on monster

Those particles appear if you have a summoned minion (such as the Imp or the Hornet) and you have right-clicked on the monster while holding the summoning tool. Three small purple particles will ...
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I beat the wall of flesh but the jungle didn't grow restless

Killing the Wall of Flesh for the first time in any given world triggers hardmode, which is when the Corruption/Crimson and Hallow 'V' is generated. It is also the first step to the path to the Moon ...
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What are the red lines for?

Those red lines are wire, which is used to connect triggers and mechanisms. Wire is invisible unless you're holding something that can interact with it, like the Active Stone Block, which becomes non-...
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Can Water Walking Boots in Terraria give fall damage?

You will not take any fall damage when landing on water/honey with the Water Walking Boots equipped.
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Who are the main bosses, in Terraria?

One of the great things about Terraria is that the order of bosses that you defeat is pretty flexible. Some bosses are even completely optional as far as progression goes. That being said, most ...
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Where can I find the Wall of Flesh loot?

The items are placed inside a square container made of Demonite (or Crimtane) blocks to make sure nothing falls into the lava. It will be located in the exact same spot the Wall of Flesh died.
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Can you make rainbow dye in Terraria?

Rainbow dye is made in the Dye Vat. You need to combine Yellow gradient, Cyan gradient and Violet gradient dye. Here are the dyes you need to make the different gradients: Yellow: yellow dye, ...
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What does it mean to say that the Turtle Armor "increases chances of being targeted by enemies"?

The effect makes you more likely to be targeted by enemies instead of other players in multiplayer.
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Will I be banned if I use mods in terraria?

The Terraria modding community is well-established. You won't lose your account for using (non-cheating) mods in Terraria.
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When I activate hard mode, will my world be destroyed?

Upon defeating the Wall of Flesh a Corruption/Crimson and Hallow biome will generate in a large V, with each "edge" being either the evil or Hallow. The Terraria wiki states that The ...
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Any way to craft crimson altars when they have all been destroyed?

If you destroy all of them, you can't craft things that requires Crimson Altars anymore. But you can always load into another world to craft things. The characters carry over from world to world. ...
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What happened to this ocean?

I believe the ocean biome requirements are met here as there are more than two tiles tall of water over sand and is located at the edge of the map. In other words, it was bad RNG that provided you ...
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How do I remove this white mist from my Terraria world?

That looks like the mist that appears in a Graveyard. You can get rid of it by using your pickaxe to remove any tombstones or grave markers in the area.
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Is there a quick way to remove and collect a minecart tracks used for a Sky Rail?

You need to increase your Mining Speed Mining speed .. is an invisible statistic that determines how fast the player can mine Basically even with better tools, you will always break (low-tier) ...
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Why is my house not valid?

On the bottom of your screen there (I highlighted it in the above screenshot), it looks like you have a lot of purple (corrupted) ice blocks. A house that has too much corruption (or crimson) close by ...
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How can I improve the chance of Solar Eclipse happening in Terraria

Based on this answer, you can summon a solar eclipse with the Solar tablet at any point in daytime since v1.3 (on PC version). A solar tablet can be crafted from 8 solar fragments on a hardmode ...
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Terarria what happens with Crimson Seeds?

To answer your question, I need to explain a couple of things first, starting with biomes. Biomes are defined when there are enough of a certain biome's specific blocks close together; so for example, ...
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Is the Worm Scarf or Flesh Knuckles better at damage reduction?

Since you are looking for an answer that is fact based, here are the facts: The regular amount of damage taken can be expressed by this formula: net_damage = attack_damage - (defense * 0.5) Note: ...
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In Terraria, how do I see items that I can make but don't have all the materials for?

There is no such thing in the PC version. If you want to see the possible crafting recipes you can give an ingredient to the Guide and he will show you the possible recipes and the required crafting ...
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Does Terraria on Steam need Internet connection after download?

No. It does not need any connection if you play only singleplayer. :)
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What counts as a Forest?

NPCs don't say what biome or neighbours they like, they say what they think of their current biome and neighbours. Your Merchant and Zoologist are mentioning liking the forest because they're living ...
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What weapons to use to kill the Destroyer?

One of the easiest methods of killing the Destroyer is to use the Daedalus Stormbow. This item has a 20% chance to drop from Hallowed Mimics. Hallowed mimics can naturally spawn in the underground ...
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Is there a tutorial in Terraria? If so, How do I start it?

I have a little addition to Mike Kellogg's answer and since it seems like I can't comment yet, due to lack of reputation, I will put it as a separate answer. Terraria itself doesn't have a tutorial ...
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Terraria map explanation

Corruption is that purple tunnely bit to the left and inside of the snow (see the map view on the wiki page, note you will probably get purple ice as well). Crimson won't appear on this map as it is ...
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Queen bee glitch

This is not a glitch. The Queen Bee was intentionally designed this way, and if you look at the Terraria wiki, you'll see this point in the trivia section: Unlike other bosses, Queen Bee will not ...
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