Cactus Sword

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Cactus Sword
  • Cactus Sword item spriteold Cactus Sword item sprite
Stack digit 1.png
Damage10 (Desktop, Console and Mobile versions) / 9 (Old-gen console and 3DS versions) (Melee)
Knockback4.5 (Average) (Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)
5 (Average) (Old-gen console and 3DS versions)
Critical chance4%
Use time30 (Average) (Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)
25 (Fast) (Old-gen console and 3DS versions)
RarityRarity level: 0
Sell3 SC60 CC
Research1 required
The Cactus Sword attacking Target Dummies.

The Cactus Sword is an early-game sword. It deals more damage compared to early weapons (dealing the same damage as the Tin Broadsword) and has more range.

Its best modifier is Legendary.



ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Cactus SwordCactus SwordWork BenchWork Bench


  • The Cactus Sword can be very useful until one finds Silver or Tungsten to craft a more effective sword.
  • Selling a Cactus Sword is 18× as profitable as selling its ingredients.


  • Desktop 1.4.4:
    • Damage increased from 8 to 10.
    • Use time decreased from 32 to 30.
  • Desktop
    • Damage decreased from 9 to 8.
    • Use time increased from 25 to 32.
    • Knockback decreased from 5 to 4.5.