Anchor   Item 2424
Type Weapon
Sub-Type Flail
Damage? 30 Damagetype melee
Velocity (?) 20
Use Time 30 (Average)
Knockback 5 (Average)
Continuous Attack No
Highest Prefix? Godly
Quality Tier 3
Found In Wooden Crates
Sell Value 1 GoldCoin Small
This item cannot be crafted.
The Anchor is an Flail/Harpoon-like weapon that is found in Wooden Crates which can be fished from any large body of water but are most commonly obtained from fishing from Oceans. It's a weapon with a long range but will return to the wielder on the first hit. It is affected by gravity.
Anchor In Use

Anchor in game.


  • If one stands next to a closed door and throws the Anchor, it will pass through. This may also work with standard blocks.
  • If thrown at any torch with the right angle it will pass through the wall that the torch is connected to.

Update Info


  • Now comes back to the player after reaching a certain length.


  • Added to the game.
    Anchor - Terraria 1.201:22

    Anchor - Terraria 1.2.4 Guide New Flail Harpoon Weapon! - GullofDoom