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The Breaker

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The Breaker
Auto-swing
Stack digit 1.png
The Breaker inventory icon
Statistics
Pickaxe icon.png 0%   Hammer icon.png 55%   Axe icon.png 0%
Type Tool
Damage 24 (Melee)
Knockback 6 (Average)
Use time 44 (Very Slow)
Tool speed 19
Rarity Rarity Level: 1
Sell 30 Silver Coin
Internal Item ID: 104
Not to be confused with the Breaker Blade.

The Breaker is a Demonite-tier hammer that deals 24 damage with a very slow speed and a hammer power of 55%. It is equivalent in hammer power (though it does far more damage) to the Gold Hammer and is one tier lower than the Meteor Hamaxe.

Its best Modifier is Legendary. While Light may seem to provide a better speed boost by percentages, after rounding Legendary and Light mine at equal speeds.

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • One advantage of the Breaker over most other melee weapons is that it swings repeatedly when the attack button is held down. However, while swinging the Breaker in this fashion, the player cannot turn around, a potential disadvantage when mobbed from both sides. A decent hit box that extends slightly behind the player compensates somewhat for this, and when used properly the Breaker's ability to keep swinging without turning around can allow the player to give ground against mobs without discontinuing their melee attacks.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

Recipe[edit | edit source]

Crafting Station
Iron Anvil.png Iron Anvil /
Lead Anvil.png Lead Anvil
Ingredient(s) Amount
Demonite Bar.png Demonite Bar 10
Shadow Scale.png Shadow Scale 5
Result
The Breaker.png The Breaker 1

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Modifier prefixes are added in front of the "The" in its name, resulting in a grammatically incorrect name, such as "Legendary The Breaker". It shares this trait with all other items that can possess Modifiers and whose names begin with "The". This error is not present in the Console version.

History[edit | edit source]

  • 1.0.6: Damage increased from 22 to 24.
Demonite
 
Demonite Ore.png Ore • Demonite Bar.png Bar • Demonite Brick.png Brick • Demonite Brick Wall.png Brick Wall

Nightmare Pickaxe.png Pickaxe • War Axe of the Night.png Axe • The Breaker.png Hammer • Fisher of Souls.png Fishing Pole • Light's Bane.png Sword • Demon Bow.png Bow • Ball O' Hurt.png Flail • Shadow Scalemail.png Armor (Ancient Shadow Scalemail.png Ancient)
Tools: Iron Pickaxe.png Usual Tools • Dual Hook.png Grappling Hooks • Shadow Orb (item).png Summoning Tools • Wrench.png Other Tools