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Bone Throwing Knife
  • Bone Throwing Knife item sprite
Autofire
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Statistics
Type
Damage14 (Ranged)
Knockback1.5 (Extremely weak)
Consumable✔️
Critical chance4%
Use time14 (Very fast)
Velocity10
RarityRarity level: 1
Sell10
Research99 required
Projectile created
  • Bone Dagger
    Bone Dagger

The Bone Throwing Knife attacking Target Dummies. Note how it pierces through multiple enemies.

Bone Throwing Knives are consumable piercing ranged weapons similar to Throwing Knives. Compared to their counterpart, Bone Throwing Knives can pierce up to five enemies; combined with the Fossil armor, they can be an effective weapon until Hardmode due to their ability to pierce multiple enemies, low use time, and reasonable damage.

Crafting[]

Recipes[]

ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Bone Throwing KnifeBone Throwing Knife (30) (Desktop versionConsole versionMobile version)Iron AnvilIron Anvil
or
Lead AnvilLead Anvil
Bone Throwing KnifeBone Throwing Knife (25) (Switch versiontModLoader version)
total: 2 row(s)

Notes[]

  • Unlike its Javelin counterpart, it does not stick to enemies or inflict the Penetrated debuff.

Tips[]

  • Crafting and selling Bone Throwing Knives is the most efficient way to get money from Sturdy Fossils.

History[]

  • Desktop 1.4.0.1:
    • Now crafted by 30 instead of 25.
    • Weapon type changed from Throwing to Ranged.
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