| Mobile-Only Content: This information (or parts of it) applies only to the mobile version of Terraria.
- For the mobile version history, see Mobile Version History.
The mobile version of Terraria is ported by 505 Games in collaboration with Codeglue and RakNet and runs on Android, iOS and Windows mobile devices. This version is currently equivalent (roughly) to the desktop 188.8.131.52 version. It also has some content that is not included in the desktop or Console versions, including exclusive enemies, bosses, pets, and other items.
The mobile version is available for purchase on iOS, Android (via Google Play Store), Android (via Amazon Appstore), and Windows Phone devices for $4.99 (€4.48 / £3.99.)
See the mobile FAQ maintained by 505 Games for some technical tips.
Some items may also appear in the Console version and the version. The mobile version also includes items introduced in Console 1.2.
- Players can choose from a normal world (1750 x 1000 blocks), or an expanded world (4200 x 1200 blocks, which is equivalent to a small world on the PC version.)
- Local multiplayer with up to four players is supported on iOS and Android.
- New characters spawn with a Wooden Sword instead of a Copper Shortsword on the PC and Console versions.
- After beating Plantera, all dungeon enemies have a 1/13 chance of spawning a Dungeon Spirit when killed regardless of health; while on console and Desktop, only enemies with 100 health or higher have a chance of spawning a Dungeon Spirit upon death.
- All weapons have autoswing, excluding the Phoenix Blaster and Sniper Rifle.
- Unlike other versions, weapons are never crafted with Modifiers already on the weapon.
- It is impossible to write on Signs because of UI limitations.
- In Hardmode, the day and night cycle is the same length as the PC version, but in Pre-Hardmode, it is much shorter.
- All characters are softcore characters.
- During Rain at Night, there is lightning.
- Torches look slightly different than on the PC version.
- There are Torches in Living Trees.
- Depending on the device, the screen size is slightly or much smaller than the PC version's screen size, which makes spotting critters and enemies from far away slightly harder.
- There is no housing menu because of UI limitations, making it impossible to check if a house is suitable and choose a house for an NPC.
- Music Boxes are not fully functional.