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The patch notes listed below pertain to the Desktop version Desktop version.
Added items are likely included in Console version Console versionOld-gen console version Old-gen console version,  and Mobile version Mobile version as well. Bug fixes for Console, Old-gen, and Mobile can be found in Console historyOld-gen history and Mobile history, respectively.

The 1.2.2 patch, also known as the second Christmas Update, added several new items to the Christmas seasonal event. It also implemented the Christmas-themed Frost Moon.

New Features[]

  • Santa Claus now has a larger variety of Holiday related items that he will sell to you.
  • The Frost Moon is a new event that can be triggered in hardmode. It has 15 standard waves as well as 5 extra bonus waves.
  • There are several new pets as well as 1 new mount that will drop off one of the Frost Moon bosses.
  • Holiday-themed wallpapers can now be purchased from the Painter.
  • Music:
    • There is now an alternate underground track.
    • There is a new track that will play during the Frost Moon.


  • The content of presents have been altered and now contain more goodies. They are also now placeable and stack in your inventory.
  • Maximum player buff slots has been increased to 22.
  • The Music Box will now record music instantly upon being equipped.
  • Increased the damage bonus of stealthing in Shroomite armor.
  • Items which regenerate health per hit now have a cap of 2 hearts per second.
  • Candy Cane Block and its green counterpart now stack after you open them via present.
  • The Soul Scythe has been removed, rendering it an unobtainable item.

Bug Fixes[]