Dark Shard

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Dark Shard
Dark Shard.png
Type Crafting material
Max stack 99
Rarity Rarity Level: 2
Tooltip 'Sometimes carried by creatures in corrupt deserts'
Sell 9 Silver Coin

The Dark Shard is a crafting material that is used to create the Dao of Pow. It drops from Dark Mummies which spawn only in Corrupted or Crimson deserts. It has a 10% chance to drop. The equivalent for the Hallow is Light Shard which drops from Light Mummies.


Used in[edit]

Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Dao of Pow.png Dao of Pow Dark Shard.png Dark Shard (1) Orichalcum Anvil.pngMythril Anvil.png Mythril Anvil
Light Shard.png Light Shard (1)
Soul of Light.png Soul of Light (7)
Soul of Night.png Soul of Night (7)


  • The Dark Shard represents the "Yin" of "Yin Yang" or Taijitu on the Dao of Pow.


  • 1.1: Introduced.
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