Similar to ichor color, I feel this way because:
1) It would contrast well with the crimson red (stands out but not out of place)
2) Helps make the crimson feel even more disgusting (that is the goal, right?)
3) More options for builders (if you want red water, just use blood moon fountain)
I think this could work, the rod already has a debuff to balance itsself out, and you would be trading off your hook for a bit of convenience. Personally I use the rod all the time, once you realize how useful it is you really can't stop using it.
I think it would make sense to have a simple vanilla mechanic for freezing water into ice. This would make ice a renewable resource, which could be useful if you need to get large amounts of ice. Currently, the only renewable way to get resources for a snow biome is to fight the frost legion...
I'm trying to build an antlion farm with just a few blocks of sand, and based on other guides I've seen they say that antlions can spawn on any block of above-ground sand during the day time, regardless of the biome. From my testing though, I haven't gotten a single antlion to spawn in. I've got...