Sun Stone

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Sun Stone
  • Sun Stone item spriteold Sun Stone item sprite
  • Sun Stone equipped
Stack digit 1.png
TooltipDuring daytime, grants minor increase to damage,
melee speed, critical strike chance, life regeneration,
defense, mining speed, and minion knockback
RarityRarity level: 7
Sell6 GC
Research1 required
Obtained from Obtained from Obtained from
Classic mode icon.png Classic
Expert mode icon.png Expert
Master mode icon.png Master
GolemGolemGolem114.29% (Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)
12.5% (Old-gen console and 3DS versions)
Treasure Bag(Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)
Treasure Bag (Golem)Treasure Bag
(Desktop, Console and Mobile versions)

The Sun Stone is a Hardmode, post-Golem accessory which has a (Desktop, Console and Mobile versions) 1/7 (14.29%) / (Old-gen console and 3DS versions) 1/8 (12.5%) chance of being dropped by Golem. It grants the same stat bonuses as the Moon Stone; however, these bonuses only activate during the day.

The stat bonuses are:[1]


Used in

ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Celestial StoneCelestial StoneTinkerer's WorkshopTinkerer's Workshop


  • When worn with the Avenger Emblem, the damage bonus can be increased to +22% damage. When worn with the Ranger, Sorcerer, Summoner, or Warrior Emblems, the damage of that particular class will be increased by 25%. In addition, a Wrath Potion increases damage of all classes by 10%. Finally, if reforged to menacing, your damage increases by 4% more per accessory.


  • The Sun Stone and its counterpart, the Moon Stone, could be a reference to the platform-adventure action role-playing game Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. There are two items with very similar names, looks, and effects in the game: Sunstone and Moonstone.


  • Desktop
    • Drop rate increased from 1/8 (12.5%) to 1/7 (14.29%), due to the Picksaw now dropping separately.
    • No longer stacks with the Celestial Shell, Celestial Stone, and Moon Stone.


  1. Information taken from the Desktop version Desktop source code, method UpdateEquips() in Terraria.Player.cs. There may be inaccuracies, as the current Desktop version Desktop version is