|This item is found only in the 3DS version(s) of Terraria.|
This weapon is currently only available on the 3DS version. It was previously obtained via an inventory editor. It has been said that is has a 3.7% drop chance, but this is unconfirmed.
- It seemed to be a reference to the NES Zapper, through its similar name and sprite but was removed due to copy right claims by Nintendo.
- The Zapinator, as with other developer weapons, is coded to become an Angel Statue in-game.
- It could have been added to the 3DS version due to it being a Nintendo platform.