Terraria Online

by confuzzledyma at 4:06 PM
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Jesse Cox and TotalBiscuit continue their epic Let's Play adventures in a newly generated 1.1 world!

This is part 11 of an ongoing series the two started when 1.1 was released. The first video in the series can be found here.

Helpful guides and other user-created videos can be found here at the Terraria Online Forums, along with loads of other content.

We often feature user-made art, videos, maps and other gems on the front page. If you have something you feel would be a good feature, feel free to PM confuzzledyma.
by Kane at 2:10 AM
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Today we have an awesome art feature - and a comic, at that! This work is by DeificWolf & his girlfriend.


For any future updates or if you want to just leave feedback, check out the Magically Delicious Thread. If you are looking for more great comics, consider visiting the Life in Aggro Website. For more Terraria fan art check out the forum's Art Section!
by confuzzledyma at 3:01 PM
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One of the many amazing submissions for the Terraria Online Holiday Contest was a light show from YouTuber TerrariDav (TerraDav on the forums). We've gotten so many requests to feature this on its own since its release, so here it is!

What makes this video even more magical is the behind-the-scenes video TerrariDav put together to show everyone the wiry madness lurking beneath the beauty!

Leave a comment about the video on TerraDav's TO thread, and be sure to check out the other videos the TO community has to offer in our Video forum. For more from TerrariDav, visit his YouTube channel.

We often feature user-made art, videos, maps and other gems on the front page. If you have something you feel would be a good feature, feel free to PM confuzzledyma.
by ahamling27 at 9:46 PM
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Since the dawning of Terraria, to get an NPC to move into whatever building you made, you needed a table, a chair, and a lighting source. This is still true today but it comes with some caveats. The building size hasn't changed but with different furniture and the new lighting engine from patch 1.1, you have more options.

Let's start off with the basics. You need a room, and that room needs some background walls. The size of the room needs to be no less than seven blocks wide and five blocks tall. Now this is where it gets a little tricky. You can go four blocks tall, but then it needs to be eight blocks wide. Regardless of what size you make it, you will need a door or platforms to get into the room. You will also need one comfort item, either a bed, bench, throne, chair, or toilet. You will also need at least one "flat-top" piece of furniture, either a workbench, table, dresser, bookcase, or tub. Also, if you have platforms as your floor, you need your "flat-top" piece of furniture on at least one solid block as seen below:


You will also need some lighting. With the 1.1 patch changing the lighting engine, this has led to some uninhabitable rooms that, before patch 1.1, were inhabitable. Here are some examples:
This picture below shows an unsuitable room:


But if you add one more torch it becomes suitable to live in:


You will also notice that the bottom room in the previous two pictures only has one torch, but it is suitable for the guide to live in. My only conclusion is that because the workbench has a lower profile, more light makes it across the room. With a table...
by Kane at 2:17 PM
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Curse is starting a new weekly news round up for 2012, and this week they're talking about Terraria Online, Star Wars: The Old Republic, Diablo III, and Call of Duty!

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