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Basilisk

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Basilisk
Basilisk.png
Statistics
TypeEnemy
EnvironmentUnderground Desert
AI TypeFighter AI
Damage65 / 130
Max Life270 / 540
Defense34
KB Resist70% / 73%
BannerBasilisk BannerBasilisk BannerDesktop VersionConsole Version
Drops
Coins 8 Silver Coin

The Basilisk is a Hardmode enemy found in the Underground Desert Biome. They move quickly and highly resist Knockback, making them a very formidable enemy to fight against. They have a chance of dropping Sturdy Fossils and a rare chance to drop the Ancient Horn, which summons a mount version of the Basilisk.

The Basilisk is essentially a much stronger version of the Antlion Charger.

Tips[edit | edit source]

  • When fighting Basilisks, fighting them from above or with weapons that deal high knockback is a good idea.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • In mythology, Basilisks are reputed to kill with their gaze or poisonous breath.

History[edit | edit source]