Terraria (Wiki): Adamantite Sword


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General Information

The Adamantite Sword is a Hardmode broadsword that ranks at the highest of the Hardmode ore sword hierarchy along with its alternate ore counterpart due to high damage output. Before mining Chlorophyte, it was the second-best sword made from ore. Although it appears to be rather broad, it can auto-swing like other Hardmode Ore Swords can.

The Adamantite Sword can only be obtained in Hardmode.

The Adamantite Sword is best modified with Legendary to improve all stats.

Type: Weapon
Type of Weapon: Sword
Mode: Hardmode

Strengths & Weaknesses of the Adamantite Sword


  • Decent range for a melee weapon
  • Better damage versus low-tier swords.


  • Tricky to obtain.
  • Better swords exist for waves of enemies.

How to get the Adamantite Sword

At a Mythril Anvil or Orichalcum Anvil, craft Adamantite Bar (8) to create an Adamantite Broadsword. It can only be crafted after reaching Hardmode.

Stats & Attributes of the Adamantite Sword

General Type: Melee Weapon
Damage value: 61 (desktop, mobile, console) / 44 (3DS, old-gen consoles) Health Points
Rarity: Light Red
Knockback: 6
Sell-Value: 2 Gold Coins & 76 Silver Coins
Buy-Value: Not sold
Critical Size: 4%
Use Time: 21 (desktop, mobile, console) / 27 (3DS, old-gen consoles)
Required Research: 1
Special Properties: None

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