Terraria (Wiki): Palladium Sword


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General Information

The Palladium Sword is a Hardmode broadsword that ranks at the bottom of the Hardmode ore sword hierarchy, but it is more potent than its alternate ore due to higher damage output, higher knockback, and higher use time.

The Palladium Sword can only be obtained in Hardmode.

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

Type: Weapon
Type of Weapon: Sword
Mode: Hardmode

Strengths & Weaknesses of the Palladium Sword


  • Decent against small groups of enemies.
  • Better damage versus alternate ore counterpart.


  • Tricky to obtain.
  • Better swords exist for waves of enemies.
  • Weakest damage output versus other Hardmode swords.

How to get the Palladium Sword

At an Iron Anvil or Lead Anvil, craft Palladium Bar (10) (desktop, mobile, console) / Palladium Bar (12) (3DS, old-gen consoles) to create a Palladium Sword. It can be crafted only after reaching Hardmode.

Stats & Attributes of the Palladium Sword

General Type: Melee Weapon
Damage value: 49 (desktop, mobile, console) / 36 (3DS, old-gen consoles) Health Points
Rarity: Light Red
Knockback: 5.5 (desktop, mobile, console) / 4.75 (3DS, old-gen consoles)
Sell-Value: 1 Gold Coin & 84 Silver Coins
Buy-Value: Not sold
Critical Size: 4%
Use Time: 22 (desktop, mobile, console) / 25 (3DS, old-gen consoles)
Required Research: 1
Special Properties: None

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