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Apr
15
by Kane at 6:38 PM
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Today we have a very talented animator who had recently made a trailer on YouTube called Terrarian Parody Trailers: Immortals. This is was TriangularSatellite first animated film and it looks like he was born with some amazing talents.

So we're proud to present Immortals Trailer:


Make sure you check out TriangularSatellite's YouTube Channel and subscribe for future videos.

Have something you feel is worth a feature? Feel free to PM confuzzledyma (art/maps/misc.), ahamling27 (mods/tools/maps), or I for (videos/mods/tools/art).
Apr
13
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by ahamling27 at 2:43 PM
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Want to create your own PvP map? How about an adventure map? There are some fundamental decisions you need to make in order to get started, and this guide should help you answer those questions. Before you even decide what kind of map you want to create you must ask yourself, "What am I going to use to create my map?"

Of course you could always just build something in the game itself, with no mods. It would take an insurmountable amount of time, but it can be done. For most of you though, your going to want to use a world editor to build it. Currently there are two mods that focus mainly on editing worlds, Buildaria and TEdit.

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Buildaria uses your Terraria client, so you are still building in-game. The biggest advantage you get from building in-game is that you can test it out as you build it. TEdit on the other hand, is a separate program that can create and load worlds. You build like you would draw in Microsoft Paint. TEdit does have the feature of using Terraria's sprites to show you what it would look like in-game, but it's not implemented perfectly. TEdit is going to be faster at building large structures or terraform the land how you like it. Buildaria on the other hand, works well for refining an almost completed area to look just as you imagined.

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I'm not going to go too in-depth about those two world editing mods, but you can read all about TEdit in the mod feature I did about it here, or you can read all about...
Apr
11
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by confuzzledyma at 3:23 PM
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There is much to see, create, and discover in the world of Terraria, so the aim of this recurring piece is to focus on a small part of it and see what you all have come up with.

This week's theme is East Asian Architecture - Pagodas, temples, and shrines. Take us to Asia's past with structures of stunning design.

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Apr
10
by confuzzledyma at 1:39 PM
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By popular request, we have here today an epic remake of the Skyrim trailer, done in Terraria by community member zebri. For the best experience, go fullscreen!​


Production facts, from zebri

-The raw footage shot for the making of the movie has a total size of 23,9 Gb.
-I had to uninstall 2 games from my PC in order to get enough disk space to store the files
mentioned above.
-3 guides died during the making of the fight scenes: 2 accidentally, 1 intentionally.
-The twins had to be summoned a total of 7 times to get enough footage of the fights
-Spazmatism died only in 3 of 7 fights.
-I had to remove a guide from the map since he moved into a house that appears in a scene.
-I used a hallowed repeater to kill retinazer and to get spazmatism to his second form; the
amount of cursed flames used to craft the all the cursed arrows i used in the 7 fights had a sell
price of over 22 gold.

Credits
Terraria - Re-logic
Audio - Bethesda Softworks
Camera + special effects - zebri

Used programs
Sony vegas
Gimp
Terraria
Fraps

Be sure to visit the announcement thread here on the TO forums to comment, and subscribe to his YouTube channel if you enjoyed it!

As always, should you feel anything else on the site deserves a feature, don't be afraid to PM Kane (mods/tools), ahamling27 (mods/tools/maps), or myself (art/maps/misc.).
Apr
09
by Kane at 3:53 AM
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Today's feature is by themurumasa, and hes going to tell you about his PvP Tournament he is running and where to get all the details on how to watch and to follow the Tournament.

Hi there, my name is Stevis, I am one of two members of the YouTube channel "TheMurumasa". We have started a PvP tournament that I think will be quite entertaining for fellow Terraria fans to watch.

The Teams.
The teams consist of three players, one leader and two members. The current teams and there members are placed in the Google docs link here.

The Games.
The games are an arena style PvP, all members of a team spawn on one side of the arena and set their spawn by clicking the bed in the "house" next to them. This makes it so that when they are killed by a member of the other team they will spawn in the room with the bed and will not be able to escape until the next round.
When the round starts the players move to the main area of the arena and battle it out until a whole team is dead, this counts as a win for the other team.
When three rounds have been completed then the team with the most points win, and will face the next opponents in the bracket.

After every round the losing team chooses the next arena, giving them a slight advantage.

The Arenas
There are currently three arenas to choose from, these arenas are shown in more detail in the video below.


The System
The PvP tournament uses an old-school bracket system where the losers of each game are wiped out and the winners move up the bracket...