Terraria (Console)

FAQ for the console version of Terraria, which includes PS Vita, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.

On PS4, the legacy save conversion process crashes or hangs. What can I do?
If your game is crashing or hanging up during the legacy save conversion process, the team has discovered a workaround that is effective for the majority of...
Wed, 20 Dec, 2017 at 9:17 AM
How do I get splitscreen multiplayer working on Terraria PS4?
Be sure that you have each player signed in to a separate PSN profile on the console, and once a game is started, the second player can join in!  
Fri, 16 Feb, 2018 at 8:48 AM
I'm getting black bars on the top and bottom of the screen on PS4.
You can fix this in the PS4 Settings Menu: PS4 Settings (OS) ---> Sound & Screen ---> Display Area Settings
Fri, 15 Dec, 2017 at 12:39 PM
I can't map items to the d-pad on PS4.
This is actually off in the default controller scheme. However, you can toggle this back on by going to the following: Menu ---> Controls ---> Q...
Fri, 15 Dec, 2017 at 12:40 PM
On PS4, how do I zoom with no touchpad zooming?
In the current build, Zoom is accessible by going to Options and then use R2 and L2 to zoom in/out to your preference.
Fri, 15 Dec, 2017 at 12:40 PM
I spawned in on PS4 and my character is frozen and made of stone!
This is certainly one of the more crazy bugs we have ever seen - however, there is a way to save your character from their stony fate: To fix this, yo...
Fri, 15 Dec, 2017 at 12:41 PM
How do I get local multiplayer split-screen working on the Wii U version of Terraria?
In order to play local multiplayer, you need to have different user accounts on your Wii U.  Here's how you get everything working: Create a new ...
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017 at 10:23 AM
I can't get online in Terraria. All of my options are grayed out!
You may have accidentally skipped the End-User License Agreement (EULA).  Not accepting the EULA will turn off access to online features.   Please re-read...
Wed, 11 Jan, 2017 at 1:41 PM
I get an error message when I try to transfer my Terraria Xbox 360 save to Xbox One.
While attempting to transfer an Xbox 360 Terraria save to Xbox One, some users are experiencing an error message appearing that states, "An error occur...
Tue, 5 Jan, 2016 at 3:40 PM
My child's account can't play Terraria online on Xbox. What can I do?
In your Xbox One Privacy options, ensure that "Share stuff people make (Member Content)" is set to "Everybody".  This should resolve the...
Wed, 28 Jun, 2017 at 8:11 AM