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Vile Spit
Vile Spit.png
Classic mode icon.png Classic
Expert mode icon.png Expert
Master mode icon.png Master
Statistics
Type
Environment
AI TypeSpell AI
Damage65/130116/195174 (Corruptor)
64 / 65 (Eater of Worlds)

96 (Eater of Worlds)
Max Life1
Defense0
KB Resist100%
Inflicts debuff
Inflicts debuff
Inflicts debuff
DebuffWeakWeak
Debuff tooltipPhysical abilities are decreased
Chance5*1/20 (5%)
Duration5 minutes10 minutes12 minutes 30 seconds
  • Internal NPC ID:
    112 (Corruptor) / 666 (Eater of Worlds)
  • Internal Buff ID: 33

Vile Spit is a projectile fired by Corruptors, which are only encountered in Hardmode Corruption biomes. It also fired by the Eater of Worlds in Expert Mode. It moves steadily in a straight line at 36 mph and breaks if it comes in contact with any block. Upon striking a target, Vile Spit has a small chance to inflict the Weak debuff. It can be easily destroyed by hitting it with any weapon or tool capable of dealing damage.

Trivia[]

  • As it is only fired from enemies that are native to the Corruption, one will not see Vile Spit in a Crimson world, unless an artificial Corruption biome is created.
  • Prior to the 1.2 update, Vile Spit would convert any blocks it came in contact with to their Corrupt counterparts.
  • Internally, Vile Spit is an NPC instead of a projectile, the reason for this is its ability to be destroyed

History[]

  • Desktop 1.4.2:
    • Vile Spit fired by the Eater of Worlds now has an internal NPC ID of 666.
    • Vile Spit fired by Corruptors is now affected by the Corruptor Banner.
  • Desktop 1.4.0.1: Damage of Vile Spit fired from the Eater of Worlds reduced from 65 to 64.
  • Desktop 1.3.0.5: Damage of Vile Spit fired from the Eater of Worlds reduced from 130 to 65.
  • Mobile 1.2.8498:
    • Fixed bug where Corruptors, along with other enemies, would not spawn, effectively re-adding Vile Spit.
    • No longer spreads Corruption upon impact.

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