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Hercules Beetle
  • Hercules Beetle item sprite
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TooltipIncreases the damage of your minions by 15%
Increases the knockback of your minions
RarityRarity level: 7
Research1 required

The Hercules Beetle is a Hardmode, post-Plantera accessory that increases the damage of all of your minions by 15% and also increases their knockback. It is sold by the Witch Doctor for 40 while the Witch Doctor is in the Jungle, Console and Old-gen console versions 3DS version and while the Pygmy Staff is in the player's inventory.


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  • The Hercules Beetle is the largest species of rhinoceros beetle.
  • As it grants 15% increased summon damage and increased minion knockback, it can be considered an upgrade to the Summoner Emblem.
    • Despite the tooltip saying that it only effects your minion's knockback, it also increases the knockback dealt by Whips too.