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Terrarium Core
  • Terrarium Core item sprite
Stack digit 9.pngStack digit 9.png
TypeCrafting material
Tooltip'Unimaginable power rests within...'
RarityRarity Level: rainbow
Sell10000*1 Gold Coin.png

Terrarium Cores are a crafting material that is used to make some of the most powerful equipment in the mod. It takes 205 Terrarium Cores to create one of everything. This translates to 103 of every vanilla bar except Luminite, Shroomite, and Spectre, with the addition of Ectoplasm.



Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Terrarium Core.png Copper Bar.png Tin Bar.pngCopper Bar or Tin Bar Ancient Manipulator.pngAncient Manipulator
Iron Bar.png Lead Bar.pngIron Bar or Lead Bar
Silver Bar.png Tungsten Bar.pngSilver Bar or Tungsten Bar
Gold Bar.png Platinum Bar.pngGold Bar or Platinum Bar
Demonite Bar.png Crimtane Bar.pngDemonite Bar or Crimtane Bar
Meteorite Bar.pngMeteorite Bar
Hellstone Bar.pngHellstone Bar
Cobalt Bar.png Palladium Bar.pngCobalt Bar or Palladium Bar
Mythril Bar.png Orichalcum Bar.pngMythril Bar or Orichalcum Bar
Adamantite Bar.png Titanium Bar.pngAdamantite Bar or Titanium Bar
Hallowed Bar.pngHallowed Bar
Chlorophyte Bar.pngChlorophyte Bar

Crafting tree[]

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Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Terrarium Canyon Splitter.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (8) Ancient Manipulator.pngAncient Manipulator
Terrarium Terraformer.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (8)
Terrarium Whale Catcher.png Golden Fishing Rod.pngGolden Fishing Rod
Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (8)
Terrarium Saber.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Spear.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Hyper Disc.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (8)
Terrarium Longbow.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Pulse Rifle.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Bomber.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Sage Staff.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Ripple Knife.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (8)
Terrarium Holy Scythe.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Autoharp.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Enigma Staff.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (9)
Terrarium Helmet.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (8)
Terrarium Breastplate.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (16)
Terrarium Greaves.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (12)
Terrarium Wings.png Soul of Flight.pngSoul of Flight (20)
Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (8)
Terrarium Particle Sprinters.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (12)
Firestorm Boots.pngFirestorm Boots
Terrarium Defender.png Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (12)
Ankh Shield.pngAnkh Shield
Holy Aegis.pngHoly Aegis
Frozen Turtle Shell.pngFrozen Turtle Shell
Terrarium Surround Sound.png Devil's Subwoofer.pngDevil's Subwoofer
Terrarium Core.pngTerrarium Core (8)


  • Although Terrarium Cores are obtainable in Normal Mode, they have a rainbow rarity, which is usually preserved for items exclusive to Expert Mode.
  • Although the ingredients used to make the Terrarium cores sell for more, they have a surprisingly low sell price of 1 gold.


  • Now used to craft Terrarium Autoharp.
  • Now used to craft Terrarium Surround Sound.
    • Now crafted at an Ancient Manipulator.
    • No longer requires Enigmas.
  • All bars used in the recipe are now interchangeable.
  • Introduced.