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Desktop Version Console Version Mobile only.png Desktop/Console/Mobile-Only Content: This information applies only to the desktopconsole, and mobile versions of Terraria.

Mounts are creatures or objects that act as vehicles that a player can use for transportation or dealing damage. When a mount-summoning item is used, it applies an unlimited buff to the player, spawns the mount, and places the player on or in it. Mount movement can be controlled using the player's usual movement keys. Like Pets and Minions, mounts can be used limitlessly, and their summoning items are not consumed. Only one Mount can be in effect at a time. Mounts will unequip automatically when you die.

Mounts are affected by armor set Bonus effects, e.g., if riding a unicorn with full hallowed armor, the unicorn will have a pulsing outline (however, some dyes such as the Hades dyes can make this hard to spot).

Weapons and tools (as well as any other item, except Hooks) can be used while riding a Mount, with the exception of the Drill Mount. On the console version you can not use tools on mounts as the player will dismount.

All mount items can be placed in the mount slot and then summoned with , and can be Dyed. Equipping a mount provides a short burst of light.

There are currently 12 Mounts, each with varying abilities and movement statistics. All mount summoning items have the Yellow rarity, except for the Shrimpy Truffle, having a Rainbow rarity due to it being from a Treasure Bag.

Mounts cannot have any prefixes or be reforged.

Types[edit | edit source]

See this guide for a comparison of the jump/flight heights of the mounts stacked with various Movement Accessories.

Pre-Hardmode[edit | edit source]

Item Mount Description Height (ft) Speed (mph) Source
Slimy Saddle.png Slimy Saddle Desktop VersionConsole VersionMobile only.png Mount Slime.png Slime
  • Higher jumps, faster movement
  • Floats in water
  • Damages enemies that are jumped on (Not added in mobile)
  • Falling speed boosted x3
  • Reduce fall damage by half
  • 20
King Slime
Honeyed Goggles.png Honeyed Goggles Desktop VersionConsole VersionMobile only.png
Mount Bee.png
  • Slow on land
  • Fast flight, limited flight time, auto-hover
  • Cancels fall damage
  • Dismounts in liquids
  • 10 (walk)
  • 31 (fly)
Queen Bee
Hardy Saddle.png Hardy Saddle Desktop VersionConsole VersionMobile only.png Mount Turtle.png Turtle
  • Very slow on land
  • Fast in water
  • 10 (walk)
  • 36 (swim)
Golden Crate
Fuzzy Carrot.png Fuzzy Carrot Desktop VersionConsole VersionMobile only.png Mount Bunny.png Bunny
  • Higher jumps
  • Speeds up while running
  • Cancels fall damage
  • 38

Hardmode[edit | edit source]

Item Mount Description Height (ft) Speed (mph) Source
Ancient Horn.png Ancient Horn Desktop Version Mount Basilisk.png Basilisk
  • Fast movement speed
  • Increased jump height
  • Charging through enemies inflicts damage
  • 28
  • 41
Dropped by Basilisks
Scaly Truffle.png Scaly Truffle Desktop VersionConsole VersionMobile only.png Mount Pigron.png Pigron
  • Limited flight time
  • Fast run speed
  • Cancels fall damage
  • 218
  • 46
Shrimpy Truffle.png Shrimpy Truffle Desktop Version Cute Fishron.png Cute Fishron
  • Infinite flight
  • Damage/movement bonus in liquid
  • Slows down when on land
  • 33 (horizontal)
  • 41 (vertical)
  • 80 (submerged in liquid)
  • 66 (if health <50%, or 6 sec after liquid)
  • 5 (if touching blocks)
Duke Fishron Treasure Bag
(Expert Mode only)
Reindeer Bells.png Reindeer Bells  Rudolph.png Rudolph
  • Limited flight time
  • Fast running and flight
  • Cancels fall damage
  • 194
  • 60
Frost Moon

(Ice Queen)

Cosmic Car Key.png Cosmic Car Key Desktop Version UFO Mount.png UFO
  • Infinite flight
  • Dismounts in liquids
  • 41 (horizontal/vertical)
  • 58 (diagonal)
Martian Madness

(Martian Saucer)

Brain Scrambler (item).png Brain Scrambler Desktop Version
Scutlix Mount.png
  • Fast movement speed
  • Fires lasers at enemies automatically
  • Reduce fall damage to 1
  • 28
  • 40
Martian Madness

(Scutlix Gunner)

Blessed Apple.png Blessed Apple Desktop Version
Mount Unicorn.png
  • Fast running speed
  • Double-jump
  • Deal damage to enemies on full running speed
  • Reduce fall damage by 80%
  • 47
  • 61
Hallow enemies
Drill Containment Unit.png Drill Containment Unit Desktop Version Drill Mount.png Drill
  • Infinite flight
  • Mines terrain ()
  • Cannot use items while mounted
  • 31 (horizontal)
  • 41 (vertical)

Achievement[edit | edit source]

Achievement The Cavalry.png The Cavalry"Equip a Mount."
Equip your first Mount. Desktop Version

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Regardless of their flight abilities, activating a Mount will deplete a player's flight time with Wings and Rocket Boot derivatives.
  • It is important to note that when using mounts with infinite flight, such as the Drill, Cute Fishron or UFO, if your character is not on the ground, their mana will regenerate as though they were moving, even if stationary. As such, mages who rely on mana regeneration may find such mounts unfavorable in some situations, although Shiny Stone still activates when you are stationary on any mount.

History[edit | edit source]

  • Fixed the 'allow mounting' check not taking player's velocity into account, fixing the mounting into ceiling exploit.
  • Fixed bug where players would fall into tiles when walking into a ceiling with a mount. Fixed bug where capes did not show properly when mounted.
  • 1.2.3: Fixed bug where wings appear too high when on a mount, made hoverboard not appear on a mount.
Tools: Iron Pickaxe.png Usual Tools • Dual Hook.png Grappling Hooks • Shadow Orb (item).png Summoning Tools • Wrench.png Other Tools