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Crimson Heart
  • Crimson Heart item sprite
Stack digit 1.png
Statistics
Type
Use time20 (Very fast)
TooltipSummons a heart to provide light
RarityRarity level: 1
Sell150 Desktop and Mobile versions /
20 Console and Old-gen console versions 3DS version
Research1 required
Grants Buff
BuffCrimson HeartCrimson Heart
Buff tooltipA magical heart that provides light
Summons Light Pet
  • Crimson Heart
    Crimson Heart
Dropped by Dropped by Dropped by
Classic mode icon.png Classic
Expert mode icon.png Expert
Master mode icon.png Master
EntityQty.Rate
Crimson CrateDesktop, Console, and Mobile versionsCrimson CrateCrimson CrateDesktop, Console, and Mobile versions120%
Crimson HeartCrimson HeartCrimson Heart120%
Hematic CrateDesktop and Mobile versionsHematic CrateHematic CrateDesktop and Mobile versions120%
This article is about the usable light source. For the background object, see Crimson Heart.

The Crimson Heart's behavior when moving.

The Crimson Heart is a light pet item that summons a fast moving bleeding heart that emits dim, red light. It follows the player around, either by rolling or flying after the player. If it falls far behind the player, it will fly through blocks to catch up. It has a 20% chance of dropping from destroyed Crimson Hearts, but it can also be obtained by opening Crimson Crates, which are obtained by fishing in the Crimson.

The Corruption counterpart to the Crimson Heart is the Shadow Orb.

Notes[]

  • Normally, it gushes a stream of blood, but if Blood and Gore is off, it instead shoots particles that look like the Cloud in a Bottle as if it were deflating.
  • Unlike floating light pets, the Crimson Heart will activate Teal Pressure Pads.
  • Unlike its Corruption counterpart, the Shadow Orb, it cannot be controlled with the arrow keys.

History[]

  • Desktop 1.4.0.1: Aligned sell value with all other Crimson Heart/Shadow Orb loot, increasing it from 20 to 150.