Balloon Pufferfish

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Balloon Pufferfish
  • Balloon Pufferfish item sprite
  • Balloon Pufferfish equipped
Stack digit 1.png
TooltipIncreases jump height
RarityRarity level: 1
Sell2 GC50 SC
Research1 required
  • Internal Item ID: 3225 (Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)

The Balloon Pufferfish is an accessory that increases the player's jump height by 33% and jump speed by 30%, increasing the height that the player can jump from 6 blocks (12 feet) to ~10½ blocks (21 feet), effectively a ~75% boost; however, it oddly reduces jump height when underwater, from 8 blocks (16 feet) to 7 blocks (14 feet), meaning it grants the same jump height bonus and downside as the Shiny Red Balloon. It can be obtained via fishing in any biome.


Used in

ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Shiny Red BalloonShiny Red BalloonShimmerShimmer Transmutation(Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)
Sharkron BalloonSharkron Balloon(Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)Tinkerer's WorkshopTinkerer's Workshop


  • Despite being functionally identical to the Shiny Red Balloon, the Balloon Pufferfish can only be tinkered with one double-jump accessory: the Tsunami in a Bottle. Conversely, the Shiny Red Balloon can be tinkered with every double-jump accessory except for the Tsunami in a Bottle.


Stackability of jump-enhancing accessories
Items that are in the same row will not stack in regard to the respective effect.
Effect Items

Increased height of first jump