Terraria Blood Moon Guide

Read this guide to learn all about the Blood Moon Fishing event in Terraria.

The Blood Moon Fishing event in Terraria occurs randomly, right from 7:30 PM to 4:30 AM, lasting an entire night. Additionally, you can also begin the event with a Bloody Tear. The event features several different weapons, enemies, and other items too. With so many things happening in one night, understanding what’s going on can be quite tricky. With the help of this guide, however, things will become much easier. All you need to do is keep reading to learn more about the Blood Moon Fishing event.

Terraria Blood Moon Guide


Terraria Blood Moon Fishing Enemies

Wandering Eye Fish

  • Damage: 35
  • Max Life: 300
  • Defense: 18
  • KB Resist: 100%

Zombie Merman

  • Damage: 40
  • Max Life: 400
  • Defense: 20
  • KB Resist: 100%

Hemogoblin Shark

  • Damage: 70 in Melee, 80 in Blood Shot
  • Max Life: 5000
  • Defense: 30
  • KB Resist: 100%

Blood Eel

  • Max Life: 6000
  • KB Resist: 100%


  • Damage: 55 in Melee and 60 in Blood Shot
  • Max Life: 7000
  • Defense: 24

Blood Squid

  • Damage: 60 in Melee and 100 in Blood Shot
  • Max Life: 1000
  • Defense: 16
  • KB Resist: 100%


  • Damage: 60 in Melee and 200 in Bombs
  • Max Life: 800
  • Defense: 25
  • KB Resist: 80%

Corrupt Bunny

  • Damage: 20
  • Max Life: 70
  • Defense: 4
  • KB Resist: 0%

Corrupt Goldfish

  • Damage: 30
  • Max Life: 100
  • Defense: 6
  • KB Resist: 0%

Corrupt Penguin

  • Damage: 20
  • Max Life: 70
  • Defense: 4
  • KB Resist: 0%

Blood Zombie

  • Damage: 20
  • Max Life: 75
  • Defense: 8
  • KB Resist: 60%


  • Damage: 28
  • Max Life: 50
  • Defense: 14
  • KB Resist: 40%

The Bride

  • Damage: 14
  • Max Life: 200
  • Defense: 8
  • KB Resist: 50%

The Groom

  • Damage: 14
  • Max Life: 200
  • Defense: 8
  • KB Resist: 50%

Fishing Weapons

Blood Rain Bow

You will receive this weapon in Terraria Blood Main Fishing when it falls from the skies above. It is best used when against large numbers of enemies.

Vampire Frog Staff

The Vampire Frog Staff is quite a rare weapon that you will receive as a drop from pre-hardmode enemies. The weapon summons a tiny Vampire Frog to assist you in battle.

Blood Thorn

You will receive this Blood Moon Fishing weapon from the Hemogoblin Shark. Pointing your mouse cursor anywhere will result in an immediate attack by the weapon.

Sanguine Staff

You can receive this Terraria weapon from the Dreadnautilus. The weapon summons bats for you. These bats attack enemies in a circular formation.


This weapon is an immensely powerful axe that is dropped by both the Blood Eel as well as the Hemogoblin Shark.

Drippler Crippler

The Blood Eel will drop this potent weapon that unleashes projectiles that can damage enemies badly.

Terraria Blood Moon Fishing Items

Chum Caster Fishing Rod

You will receive this Blood Moon Fishing item from the Wandering Eye Fish or the Zombie Merman. While it may not possess a lot of power, it does offer the potential to catch a high number of enemies.

Chum Bucket

As the name probably tells you, this item is a part of the Chum Caster Fishing Rod. It offers a boost for 10 line casts to your fishing power.

Blood Moon Tear

With the help of this item, you can force the occurrence of a Blood Moon Event in Terraria.

Advanced Combat Techniques

Fishing without damaging any enemies will help you retrieve this item. It provides a boost of 6 to the defense of your non-playable characters, along with a boost of 20 percent to their attack damage.

So there you have it. This is all you need to know about the Enemies, Weapons, and Items in the Terraria Blood Moon Fishing Event. With so many exciting elements in this event, we recommend you do not miss it.

And now that you know about this event, take a look at our guide on the Terraria Master Mode.