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Suffocation

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Suffocation
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Statistics
TypeDebuff
Effects-20 health per second
TooltipLosing life

Suffocation is a debuff that is inflicted when the player is caught in falling Sand, Silt, or Slush. Drowning will not inflict this debuff. Damage numbers bounce like other debuffs that inflict continuous damage.

Effects of suffocation (the 5 damage ticks after impact)

Causes[edit | edit source]

From environment[edit | edit source]

From Duration
Sand Block Sand Block Until the player gets out from under the Sand Blocks
Ebonsand Block Ebonsand Block Until the player gets out from under the Ebonsand Blocks
Pearlsand Block Pearlsand Block Until the player gets out from under the Pearlsand Blocks
Crimsand Block Crimsand Block Until the player gets out from under the Crimsand Blocks
Silt Block Silt Block Until the player gets out from under the Silt Blocks
Slush Block Slush Block Until the player gets out from under the Slush Blocks

Self-induced[edit | edit source]

From Duration Chance
Red Potion Red PotionDesktop VersionMobile Version 1 / 2 / 3 hours 1/1 (100%)

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Suffocation will only be caused by the blocks listed above; other blocks, such as Obsidian that forms over a player, will be completely harmless.
    • Suffocation can occur if any part of the player is trapped by a block.

History[edit | edit source]

  • Desktop 1.2.3: Running underwater no longer causes flashes of the Suffocation debuff.