Terraria – Patch 1.3 Changelog Revealed

Re-Logic has unveiled the huge changelog for Terraria’s upcoming 1.3 patch. As said, this is a really, really, really huge changelog, so be sure to visit its official forum in order to read it. Below you can find the new mechanics and features that will be coming. Enjoy!

Terraria – Patch 1.3 Changelog:

Features and Mechanics:

  • Revamped Town NPCs. They now sit, avoid monsters, socialize, avoid sitting near chests, and fight back against threats!
  • Chest open/close is now animated.
  • You can now join multiplayer games through Steam.
  • Steam Cloud saving is now available.
  • Achievements are now available through Steam and in game.
  • Character Select Menu has been revamped to show additional character information.
  • You can now toggle Screen Capture mode by pressing F1. This allows for taking much larger screenshots in game.
  • Your abilities while mounting have been enhanced – fishing and attacking while mounted are now possible..
  • Added the option to disable Blood and Gore.
  • You can now find the Skeleton Merchant underground. He has some unique items to sell, if you catch him at the right time.
  • There are several new appearance options available during character creation.
  • Enemy Banners now empower players nearby when facing the same enemy displayed on the banner.
  • Worlds now keep track of how many enemies have been killed and reward banners for every 50 kills.
  • The server will announce which player got the 50th kill.
  • When chatting with other players using the Chat Bar, you can now link items by pressing Alt+Left Click on the item you wish to share.
  • The angler always rewards money.
  • You can now remove spawn points by right clicking your bed.
  • You now get fishing rewards for every 5 turn ins, versus the previous requirement of 10.
  • The game will now tell you how much money you dropped upon death.
  • The player’s last death location is now shown on the map, aiding the retrieval of lost money and/or items..
  • Strange Plants can now be located and given to the Dye Trader for new dye rewards.
  • Information Accessories now work from the player’s inventory (versus needing to be equipped), and stats can be shared with players around you.
  • Dressers can now be used as chests. Clicking the bottom of the dresser will still open the color changing menu.
  • You can now purchase items using all money in your character storage – including money in your inventory, Piggybank, and Safe.
  • You can now hammer traps to change their direction of fire.
  • Deleting a world or character will now move it to the recycle bin versus permanent deletion. (Windows Only)
  • Added Minecart, Mount, Pet and Grappling Hook slots.
  • Bosses now have minimap icons.
  • Bubbles and lava immunity bars now appear above your head.
  • Added ability to favorite items by pressing Alt+Left Click. Favorited items cannot be quick-trashed, quick-stacked, or deposited.
  • Added an inventory button to Quick Stack to All Nearby Chests, making inventory management much quicker.
  • Quick stack now creates new stacks in your chests for items you have in inventory if applicable.
  • The Dye System has been overhauled to improve the general appearance of all Dyes.
  • Crafting Grid button now has new graphics for toggling.
  • Smart Cursor now also works for Paintbrush, Paint Roller, Paint Scraper, Buckets, Alchemy, Acorns, and Actuators.
  • Platforms will now automatically place as stairs if placed appropriately using Smart Cursor.
  • You can now right click clickable tiles when the mouse is hovering on them in Smart Cursor.
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