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v517Magic Dagger
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Information
Type Weapon
Sub-Type Spell
Damage (?) 40 Damagetype magic
Mana Cost 7
Use Time 7 (Insanely Fast)
Knockback 2 (Very Weak)
Quality Tier 4 (Red)
Tooltip A magical returning dagger
Dropped By Mimic
Drop Rate 14.29%
Sell Value 20 GoldCoin Small 
Continuous Attack No
Crafting
This item cannot be crafted.

The Magic Dagger is a magic-based weapon; despite being a physical tool, it uses mana. It can be found as an uncommon drop from a Mimic.

Notes

  • The Magic Dagger acts like a regular Throwing Knife when thrown. It will fly in the air for a moment and when the maximum distance is reached, it plummets towards the ground in an arc.
  • Capable of piercing multiple enemies, great for multi-segmented or large monsters/bosses. Some good examples are the Digger, Bone Serpent, The Destroyer and Skeletron Prime (taking out his multiple gadgets).
  • The Magic Dagger can be a very effective weapon if you have a Mana Flower equipped as you can almost infinitely throw it as long as you have enough mana potions. With adequate mage equipment, you can get the mana cost of the daggers down to just 3 mana.
  • Combined with the fact that Mimics drop around 10 GoldCoin Small , farming this dagger can be an efficient money making tactic, as it sells for an additional 20 GoldCoin Small .
  • It has the same sprite as the Throwing Knife, but with a yellow tint.
  • To make up for its lax knockback, it has fair range, is mana efficient, and can dish out high DPS (damage per second).

Update Info

v1.1

  • Added to the game.

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