1. For issues you find with the Console 1.3 release, please follow this link and give as much detail as possible. This is the speediest way to get info to Pipeworks and get a hotfix in the works.
    A FAQ with notes and workarounds can be found HERE. Please check this first to see if this helps your issue.

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The Steam Summer Sale is here and as usual, Terraria is taking part! You can purchase Terraria, the 4-pack, or the Original Soundtrack for 50% off until July 5th, 10:05 AM PST!!!

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New this year, Steam has introduced Saliens - creatures that you can customize while defending your Salien's deal-tection station to earn points! The list of collectibles and unlocks is still a mystery (though we are sure folks will uncover the secrets soon enough), but we wanted to go ahead and share our really cool Silver Armor & Crown set - straight from Terraria!

Learn more about Saliens and how they and their new game work here.

Here’s to a great SSS to everyone and we hope to see the Terraria Salien set become one of the most popular ones around!
Greetings, Terrarians!

We know you have been anxious to see some progress on the 1.3 update for Terraria on mobile devices. Both Re-Logic and Pipeworks have also been excited to share some pre-production work that has been completed! This work focuses on the specific features and changes that are required for the Mobile version above and beyond the core codebase.

This small teaser showcases some of what users might expect to see on their mobile devices when the update comes out. This also gives us a chance to show you a little peek into the development process to those who are curious. Note that this is only intended to be sample image and is still very much “work in progress”.

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This is a first-pass mockup of the new mobile UI. As you can see, the layout is similar to the PC and console versions, with some alterations to make it fit the mobile screen space. After several rounds of feedback, we have made and continue to work on polish with the User Interface. Primarily, we have tweaked a few things in the UI to be less cluttered; the icons on the left side now have a uniform background, and the menu icons on the bottom of the screen no longer have backgrounds taking up space. This is still very much work in progress, and we expect a few more tweaks to this sample image before it is finalized (with similar work going on at the same time for other parts of the UI).

We also wanted to take this opportunity to update you on our current plans since the original forum post from when we took over console & mobile development of Terraria is no longer accurate.

We’ve been working with both 505 Games & Re-Logic on updated priorities after the console launch. This includes fixing a list of bugs that are still present in the console versions and moving full-speed ahead with Switch development. Mobile development has been focused on UI design and codebase refinement thus far.

In terms of launch order and timing, the nature of game...
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The temperature is rising. Is it the summer heat?
Nope! It's just the entries for Compendium #61!

Would you like to participate in the next CC?
Check out the rules below, and send your entries to @darthmorf ^.^

Creation Compendium Rules, Regulations and FAQ:
1) All entries must be submitted to the hosting member's profile NOT via PM (See the previous CC to determine who is next on the rotation).

2) All entries must be Terraria related in some way or another, whether that is ingame, art, music literature or any other form of creativity.

3) Each user may only submit one entry per month. Group entries are allowed, but all members who worked on the project must be credited and proof of consent from each member must be given. Group entries do count as a user's single entry.

4) Plagiarism is strictly not tolerated. Any evidence of such matters should be sent to a member of staff privately as soon as possible. The CC operates on a 'two strikes and you're out' system; after two offenses a user will be permanently banned from entering into all future Creation Compendiums.

5) The CC is a showcase, not a contest. All entries submitted (that are within the rules) will make it into the post.

6) Content such as memes, image macros, and other such content that does not contribute to the Compendium's message of expressing your creativity will be rejected. These "low-effort entries" will be taken out at the CC team's discretion.

If you have any more questions, feel free to ask @darthmorf, @Khaios or any other member of staff.


Unsure how to enter? Check out this guide!


SHARKS!!! ...I mean ENTRIES!

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Hello Terrarians!

As you have noticed from the recent slate of spoilers, our work on Terraria 1.3.6 is bearing some exciting fruit! This update has a lot more in store than we have shared, and with that in mind, we wanted to share one new quality of life feature that we find particularly exciting.

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This new feature, which we are calling Block Swap, allows players to replace one block with another without having to break the previous block first! Tired of the way your house looks? Now you no longer have to tear the whole house down to change it. Need to clean up those random clay and stone blocks in your yard? Just swap them all out with your block of choice - much faster than mining them all individually!


Block Swap uses the mining power of the strongest Pickaxe in your inventory. Therefore, you will not be able to replace blocks that you cannot mine and it will take the same number of "swings" to replace a tile that your current pickaxe takes to mine the same block. Here are some additional fun features that Block Swap will bring to Terrarians everywhere:
- Block Swap can be used to change floor (and ceiling) blocks that furniture items are attached to, without breaking the furniture items
- Swapped blocks will keep the hammered shape that the previous blocks had
- Swapped blocks will be actuated if the original block was also actuated
- As an added bonus, you can now swap one chest for a different style of chest without having to empty it first!

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Having played around with this feature for a while now, we can confidently say that this is one of those quality of life improvements that we have no idea how we ever lived without. We can’t wait until it is in your hands to see if you agree! Work on 1.3.6 is moving along at a strong pace – stay tuned for further details on what it...
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Good Day, Terrarians-

We wanted to take a few moments to share some important news with you all in regards to the status of Terraria: Otherworld.

As you all know from when we first announced the game a long while ago – and as we repeated in our subsequent posts - Re-Logic’s focus has and always will be on delivering complete and quality game experiences to our fanbase. Just to underscore it once more, this means that we will not compromise game quality for speed to market or for any other reasons within our control. Our team has a clear vision for this game – one that we shared with all of you with much shared excitement – and, in spite of all of our efforts, the current state of the game remains equal parts far from that vision and beyond behind schedule from our initial planning when we shared Otherworld with all of you three years ago. Progress has absolutely been made during that time – but unfortunately, a very thorough status review of the game versus its intended design showed both the Re-Logic and 505/Pipeworks teams that things were quite a bit further away from the finish line than we had imagined. Taking the massive amount of work that would be remaining to complete along with the extensive time it would take to get that done, and how that would greatly interfere with the pursuit of other projects on behalf of Re-Logic – it becomes clear that this leaves things in a very undesirable state.

As a result, we have made the decision to terminate development of Terraria: Otherworld.

We sincerely thank both of our external development teams for their hard work on the game, but at some point, we have to be honest with ourselves and realize that Otherworld simply is never going to reach its potential in any sort of reasonable time or fashion.

We know that the cancellation of Terraria: Otherworld will not be happy news to anyone. It is FAR from a happy moment for us either, when we look at all the...
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The Xbox One update is now available to download.

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The latest PS4 patch is now available to download. Keep in mind that it can take a little bit of time before it propagates on your console. We'll have additional information on the Xbox One patch as soon as we receive it from the Xbox certification team.

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Greetings Terrarians! We’re happy to announce that a new patch will be releasing on PS4 today starting at 12:00 PM PDT. The Xbox version of this patch has been submitted and will be released on approval from the Xbox certification team. As soon as that approval occurs we’ll let you know.

This patch will resolve a lot of the most commonly reported issues like the multiplayer overwrite bug, issues related to dyes, and a ton of stability fixes to multiplayer.

Thanks to everyone in the community who has submitted bug reports and feedback. We’re listening, and we look forward to seeing what you think of this latest patch.

Keep an eye on the forums & our social media accounts for additional information on patch deployment times for Xbox One.

Multiplayer & Split-Screen Fixes
  • Fixed a bug where the host’s world would get copied and replaced by another player’s previously created world.
  • Fixed a bug where a player’s world would get replaced when they went from a single-player session to a multiplayer one and the host quit first.
  • Fixed a bug where the game would freeze after exiting the session with either a 3rd or 4th split-screen player.
  • Fixed a split-screen crash that would occur when the primary player used ‘Save and Exit’ from a 4-player multiplayer split-screen session.
  • Fixed a crash that would occur for players whose 2nd split-screen player exited a multiplayer session.
  • Fixed a freeze that occurred...
Greetings Terrarians!

We wanted to reach out to everyone today in the spirit of celebration and appreciation for one of our own – the one and only Terraria Lead Coding Wizard, Yoraiz0r!

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The Cult of Yorai

That’s right, its Yorai’s birthday today and that got us to thinking about his tremendous contributions to Terraria and its community. From his “humble” beginnings as one of the driving forces behind the early backbones of the Terraria modding community (tConfig & tAPI) to his amazing work since early 2014, Yorai’s impact on Terraria and Terrarians is unmistakable and irrefutable. So, on behalf of our team and Terrarians everywhere, we ask everyone to lift a glass in a toast to the Wizard himself!


In honor of the occasion, we thought we would show off one of his latest works of art… and what better way to celebrate than with the Celebration Mk. II!!!

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YORAI’S IMPACT

Some fun facts about our very own Lead Developer:
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  • Part of the core team that brought the community tConfig and tAPI
  • Also brought Dual Wield and RTR mods to everyone, amongst others
  • Still makes the effort to help the modding community out during his free time

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Officially joined the Terraria team on January 6, 2014. Yorai has been instrumental in everything added to the game since joining. Since that time, Terraria has moved from v1.2.2 to 1.3.5 (with 1.3.6 to come!). To give you a sense for what all he has had a hand in during that time…
  • Nearly 2,000 items have been added to the game
  • The Cultist-Tower-Moonlord trilogy of endgame events
  • Fishing (and our favorite...
Good afternoon, Terrarians!

On the heels of 1.3 finally coming to both Xbox One and PlayStation 4, we are rolling out some new merchandise options for our fans! You may have already seen the awesome Wall Stickers from My Wonderful Walls that launched in October - if not, check out our post on that HERE or you can head on over to MWW and see what they have available - https://www.mywonderfulwalls.com/collections/terraria

More recently, Elite Skinz for consoles were released by Elite Gaming Gear - LINK - and One Drop Designs announced their special Celestial Tower Terrarians to mark the launch of 1.3 on consoles - LINK.

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Adding to this, we are augmenting our already-available retail clothing choices with some brand new online on-demand options! We are going to utilize Teespring for this rollout - beginning with four never-before-available designs! These are available to ship in the USA, Europe, and everywhere else that Teespring ships.

To check it out, head over to our Teespring store page at https://teespring.com/stores/terraria or just click the banner image below!

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These are available in a range of clothing options - from t-shirts to tank tops to hoodies and so on - and various sizes/colors. We have a bunch of amazing and brand new...
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Good evening everyone!

As a part of our ongoing Console 1.3 celebrations, we are pleased to share that Elite Gaming Gear has recently developed the first (with hopefully more designs to come) design of console and controller "skins" (Elite Skinz) for your PS4/XB1!

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What are Elite Skinz?


For further details - or to order your own today - visit the Elite Gaming Gear Store at http://www.elitegaminggear.com/shop/terraria-products/?v=7516fd43adaa or click either of the images above.

We hope that everyone is enjoying the update (with more fixes on the way for those that are having issues) and that you will find this new way to show your Terrarian side as cool as we do.
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CELESTIAL PILLAR TERRARIANS

Good day, everyone!

As you know, Console 1.3 recently launched - and yo-yos are certainly a big part of the new content, including the ultimate throw that drops from the Moonlord himself: the Terrarian!

As you may know, our friends at One Drop have brought the Terrarian into the real world over the past couple of years, and to celebrate the 1.3 Console launch, they are releasing a special Celestial Pillar series of Terrarian Yo-yos! Each of these are designed to match one of the four pillars in the final events leading up to the battle with the Moonlord. Check these out below - and click the One Drop logo at the bottom (or click here > http://onedropyoyos.com/store/) to find out where you can purchase your very own Celestial Pillar Terrarian!

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