terraria - Where on the body are coordinates taken from?

When using the GPS in Terraria your position in the world is displayed on the screen. However, it is unclear which point of the character’s body the coordinates are taken from.Looking on the wiki page for the GPS yields no result, as the coordinates system isn’t even mentioned there.Going to the far edges of a large world give X-coordinates of 8316’ West and 8314’ East, which suggests the X-coordinate is taken from the left hand side of the hit box. But, I still am no closer to knowing where the Y-coordinate is taken from....Read more

terraria - Can world events be ended early?

I was playing Terraria and as soon I got into Hardmdode I got hit by a pirate invasion. The pirates killed me over and over again because I didn't have any hardmode gear. I tried quitting and rejoining the server but the event kept going. Is there anyway to stop the event instead of fighting all of the enemies?...Read more

Why does this Terraria volcano farm have so few spawns?

In one of my Terraria worlds I've created a Volcano farm that looks like this:It is located at X 0 Y 862 (Underground), and I've cleared all the surroundings:Note that I left a Stone platform for mobs to spawn in. I was expecting mobs spawning and moving towards the player to die in the lava pool, but even if that is happening, it happens at a very low rate (about 4 mobs per hour). I know that the spawn rate should be higher so, what am I missing?...Read more

terraria - How can I kill adorable animals?

With version 1.0.4 of Terraria came fluffy little bunnies hopping in my fields and happy little goldfish swimming in my lakes, grateful for the sanctuary my base provides them against the horrors of the wider world.So, naturally, I'm trying to kill them.Not because I expect it to be useful, just because the idea amuses me. Of course, the problem with this plan is that my arsenal is having distressingly little effect on them. Lasers, poisonous thorns, hell-forged steel… it all passes harmlessly through them. And I haven't been able to nail on...Read more

terraria - How do I build a house for my NPCs?

I read on the wiki that people will move in under the following conditions:You do something to please themAn empty house is available with a light source, table, and chair (also with walls).I have a house which is about 7x8, then a roof space above that; about half the area. I could put furniture up there too, but will anyone move in?...Read more