v1570Broken Hero Sword
Item 1570
Type Item
Sub-Type Material
Max Stack 99
Quality Tier 8
Dropped By Mothron Icon pc
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Drop Rate Icon pc
25% (1:4)
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0.4% (1:250)
Sell Value 2 GoldCoin Small
This item cannot be crafted.
Material In Terra Blade Icon Console Icon mobile
True Excalibur
True Night's Edge

The Broken Hero Sword is a crafting material dropped by Mothron during a Solar Eclipse. It is used in crafting the True Night's Edge and the True Excalibur, two high-tier melee weapons in Terraria. It cannot be used like a normal sword, contrary to its name.

Update Info


  • No longer needed for crafting the Terra Blade
  • Drop chance increased from 0.5% to 25%.
  • Now dropped exclusively by Mothron.


  • Added to the game.