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Unholy Shards
  • Unholy Shards item sprite
Stack digit 9.pngStack digit 9.png
TypeCrafting materialHealer
Tooltip'A tear of the blood moon'
RarityRarity Level: 0
Sell35*35 Copper Coin.png
Dropped by
Entity Quantity Rate
All enemies during a Blood Moon 2-4 25%

Unholy Shards are a crafting material that drops from all enemies during a Blood Moon. Five Unholy Shards can be sacrificed at a Blood Altar to summon the Viscount.


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Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Purified Shards.png Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (2) Water.pngWater
A Toast.png Blank Painting.pngBlank Painting Work Bench.pngWork Bench
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (5)
Ebon Hood.png Silk.pngSilk (3)
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (12)
Ebon Cloak.png Silk.pngSilk (5)
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (12)
Ebon Leggings.png Silk.pngSilk (4)
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (8)
Omen.png Gold Bar.png Platinum Bar.pngGold Bar or Platinum Bar (10) Iron Anvil.pngIron Anvil /
Lead Anvil.pngLead Anvil
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (10)
Hellstone Bar.pngHellstone Bar (4)
Shadow Wand.png Yew Wood.pngYew Wood (10) Arcane Armor Fabricator.pngArcane Armor Fabricator
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (5)
Amethyst.pngAmethyst (2)
Dark Contagion.png Spell Tome.pngSpell Tome Bookcase.pngBookcase
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (10)
Ichor.pngIchor (10)
Wild Umbra.png Spell Tome.pngSpell Tome
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (10)
Pixie Dust.pngPixie Dust (10)
Whispering Dagger.png Void Heart.pngVoid Heart Mythril Anvil.pngMythril Anvil /
Orichalcum Anvil.pngOrichalcum Anvil
Hallowed Bar.pngHallowed Bar (15)
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (15)
Soul of Night.pngSoul of Night (10)
Twilight Staff.png Adamantite Bar.png Titanium Bar.pngAdamantite Bar or Titanium Bar (12)
Light Shard.pngLight Shard
Dark Shard.pngDark Shard
Purified Shards.pngPurified Shards (5)
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (5)
Mind Melter.png Hallowed Bar.pngHallowed Bar (10)
Unholy Shards.pngUnholy Shards (12)
Soul of Fright.pngSoul of Fright (6)


  • Now used at a Blood Altar to summon Viscount.
  • Now used to craft Omen, Dark Contagion, and Whispering Dagger.
  • Introduced.