v329Shadow Key
Item 329
Type Item
Sub-Type Key
Max Stack 1
Consumable No
Quality Tier 0
Tooltip Opens all Shadow Chests
Found In Gold Chests in the Dungeon
Dropped By Arch Wyvern Icon mobile drop rate is 75%
Sell Value 1 GoldCoin Small 50 SilverCoin Small
This item cannot be crafted.

Shadow Key is a key found uncommonly (Based on the spawn rate) in Gold Chests inside and around the Dungeon. Shadow Keys are used to unlock Shadow Chests found in the Underworld.

Terraria Shadow Key and Shadow Chest02:26

Terraria Shadow Key and Shadow Chest


  • Every Shadow Key can unlock an unlimited amount of Shadow Chests, and multiple Shadow Keys will not stack.

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Update Info


  • Added to the game.