18.104.22.168 Update was the long-awaited overhaul to the Spirit Mods content in Pre-Hardmode. It included the reworks of Ancient Avian and the Starplate Voyager as well as overhauls to the Briar and The Tide. It also included new additions such as the Asteroid Fields Biome and the Occultist, a new miniboss for the Blood Moon.
Additions [ ]
Asteroid Chests and all of their loot, namely:
Astral Amalgamation, Gloop, Shockhopper, Stardancer and all of their drops, namely:
Astralite armor, Livewire and Astral Convergence. Added Astralite Beacon, Astralite Shards, Asteroid Block, Space Junk, Salvaged Scrap Blocks and Salvaged Scrap.
Bubble Blaster, Coconut Gun, Mango Jelly Staff, Shankya, Tiki Javelin. Added the
Bubble Brute, Crocosaur, Kakamora, Kakamora Bruiser, Kakamora Guard, Kakamora Lobber, Kakamora Shaman, Kakamora Shielder, Mang-O War. Added the R'lyehian and its drops, namely;
Ancient Apostle, Arterial Grasper, Blazing Rattler, Bloater, Bloatfish, Cavern Bandit, Dark Alchemist, Festerfly, Ghast, Ghast's Spectre, Hornetfish, Iron Crate Mimic, Masticator, Mycelium Botanist, Pesterfly, Phantom Samurai, Putroma, Spectral Skull, Spore Wheezer, Winterborn Herald, Wooden Crate Mimic, Yurei, and Snaptrapper. Added
Blizzard Bandit, Bloomshroom, Bottom Feeder, Glitterfly, Golden Crate Mimic, Lumantis, Occultist. Added Child of Scarabeus,
Laser Bomber, Laser Launcher, Starfarer. Added the
Gambler. Added Fish, Ardorfish, Blossmoon, Cleft Hopper, Gilded Jelly, Gale Snail, Gold Lumoth, Gulper, Hail Snail, Hemoglob, Luminous Floater, Lumoth, Maggotfly and Rotslug.
Hightide Blade, Hightide Boomerang, Frigid Javelin, Clatter Javelin, Wormfang, Headsplitter, Grasp, Gilded Bident, Unstable Colonnade, Slag Breaker, Livewire and Seraphs Strike. Added
Hightide Bow, Hard Coconut, Mime Bomb, Blaster, Flask of Gore, Spineshot, Heartstrike, Belcher, Unstable Boltcaster, Freeman, Soaring Scapula, Plague Vial, Cryolite Bomb, Winter's Wake, Coconut Gun and Seraph's Storm. Added
Stardrop Staff, Valkyrie Spirit Staff, Shadowbreak Wand, Staff of the Dark Magus, Tome of the Thousand Fangs, Gilded Tome, Unstable Conduit, Eye of the Beholder, Slag Breath, Seraph's Light and Hydroflare. Added
Staff of the Jade Dragon, Fungal Icthyoid, Staff of the Insect Brood, Occultist's Swarm, Coiled Rod, Slagtern Staff. Added
Accursed Arrow, Rubber Bullet and Flake Rocket. Added the Target Can and Target Bottle.
Equipable Items [ ]
Elderbark armor, Coral armor, Bloodcourt armor, Apostle armor and Slag Tyrant armor. Added
Ancient Diver set, Astronaut set, Beekeeper set, Commando set, Capacitor set, Centurion set, Charmcaster set, Freeman set, Outlaw set, Plague Doctor set and Thornspeaker set. Added
Beholder Mask, Glade Wraith Mask, Psycho Mask, Rice Paddy Hat, Snapper's Hat, Trapper's Glove. Added the
Ace of Clubs, Ace of Diamonds, Ace of Hearts, Ace of Spades, Ancient Slab, Arcane Necklace, Coiled Cleats, Dartboard, Eye of the Illusionist, Fervent Protector, Frigid Wraps, Gravity Modulator, Koi Totem, Leather Fistwraps, Leather Safeguard, Leather Striders, Luminous Lantern, Mana Shield, Necrotic Pendant, Noxious Targe, Seraphim Bulwark, Sanguine Scutum, Shadow-Singed Fang, Tome of Forbidden Knowledge and Winter Hat. Added
Avian Hook, Coil Hook. Added
Phantom Egg. Added Bag O' Bait.
Miscellaneous Additions [ ]
Brightbulb, Discharge Tubules, Dreamstride Essence, Glowroot, Heart Scale, Slagstone Added
Blast Stone, Corrosive Brick, Creeping Ice, Fluorescent Block, Glowplate Block and Sepulchre Brick. Added
Coiled Energizer, Corrosive Keg, Critter Cages, Enchanted Marble Obelisk, Fish Bowls, Quivershroom in a Jar and Sun in a Pot. Added
Adventurer's Treasure Map, Ancient Hourglass, Ancient Shrines, Arcade Machine, Blank Canvas, Bonsais, Broken Air Conditioner, Corrosive Barrel, Elderbark Fence, Fairy Lights, Fluorescent Candles, Fluorescent Lamps, Fluorescent Plants, Fluorescent Signs, Glowplate Crates, Glowplate Generator, Granite Formations, Ice Sculptures, Loot Chest, Marble Columns, Occult Wall Scroll, Old Telescope, Paintings, Pile of Skulls, Retrofuturistic Wall Panel, Rusty Fan, Sepulchre Banner, Sepulchre Pots, Shiverbark Flag, Shiverbark Totem and Synthpalm Wall Panel, Added
Brilliant Harvester, Cartographer's Map, Dynasty Fan, Huskstalk Hammer, Wayfinder's Pin and Windshear Pearl. Added
Floral Seed Bag, Gambler Lockboxes, Packing Crate and Mysterious Satchel. Added Acorn Cake, Carrot Cake, Crystallized Salmon, Fish n' Chips, Honey-Glazed Salmon, Ice Berry, Popsicle, Ramen, Raw Fish, Rock Candy, Sporecoid Potion and Sushi.
Changes [ ]
NPCs [ ]
Bosses [ ]
Will occasionally stop to summon waves of sand from the ground.
Will summon Children of Scarabeus throughout the fight.
Now has a second phase where it will fly at the player.
Renamed from Ancient Flier to Ancient Avian.
Fires more fossil feathers at once.
Will occasionally stop and generate a windstorm. While this windstorm is active, red comets will rain from the sky.
After a windstorm, the Avian will summon 3 Gustnadoes. These Gustnadoes will damage the player and launch them upward.
When below 1000 life, it will summon 5 Gustnadoes instead of 3 and will summon comets from the left rather than from above.
In Expert Mode, Windstorms inflict mighty wind based on the direction of the wind. Additionally, at 60% Life, the windstorm visual effect will remain for the rest of the fight and comets will constantly rain from the sky at irregular intervals.
Talon Blade, Soaring Scapula, Talon's Fury and Apostle armor. Resprited.
Renamed from Starplate Raider to Starplate Voyager.
The Voyagers body segments will transition between active and inactive. While active, the segments can be damaged. When inactive, the segments cannot be damaged.
Will occasionally fire a barrage of stars from its body segments.
At 6500 HP, the Voyagers tail explodes and transforms into a
Starfarer. The Starfarer cannot be destroyed or deal contact damage, and will fire yellow beams at the player. At 5000 HP, the Voyager will begin to summon 2 Laser Launchers around the player. These Laser Launchers will charge up lasers in the players direction before firing. Once they have fired, they will transform into Laser Bombers.
The Voyagers body segments and Starfarer will explode, leaving a trail of stars where they were.
The Voyager will teleport around the player summoning Laser Launchers to attack them. These Laser Launchers will transform into Laser Bombers after firing.
The Voyager will teleport above the player and summon multiple Starfarers. Together, they will move left to right in a horizontal line and rain lasers down below them.
The Voyager will rapidly teleport around the player, quickly firing lasers at them and summoning a Laser Bomber each time it teleports. Drops Astralite Shards.
Overseer [ ]
Minibosses [ ]
Will now attack the player by flying at them and shooting leafs, occasionally stopping to throw a barrage of Thorn Balls.
Can now be summoned by breaking a
Wildwood Altar, using a Glade Wreath or be found naturally within the Briar. Drops the
Huskstalk Staff. Resprited.
Reworked into a Miniboss.
Will fly around the player and siphon mana.
Will teleport and begin to shoot ricocheting fireballs at the player.
Eye of the Beholder. Resprited.
Reworked into a Miniboss.
Can fly around using
Rocket Boots, leaving a trail of damaging embers behind him. Once he has finished flying, he will release a burst of homing rockets. Can summon miniature Coil Drones that will descend upon the player.
Tech Drives. Resprited.
Reworked into a Miniboss.
Will attack by dashing 4 times, followed by releasing a cluster of Shooting Stars to the player.
Star Pieces. Resprited.
Town NPCs [ ]
Renamed from Rogue to Bandit.
Now found in the
Bandit Camp. Shop Updated.
Weapons [ ]
Bismite Weapons inflict
Festering Wounds. Floran Saber now shoots out vines.
Coiled Blade will now create an explosion every 4 successful hits. Cryolite Sword renamed to
Rimehowl, which can charge up a Cryolite Wave.
The Tenderizer will now inflict Ichor.
The Sluggers knockback and damage have been increased significantly. Florang renamed to
Floran Cutter, when used will roll across the ground.
Floran Bow fires 2 arrows at once in a spread. Eyeball arrows from the
Eyeshot now bounce off of tiles. Arrows shot from the
Starcharger are converted to positively or negatively charged arrows, which will create an explosion if they hit each other.
Breath of the Zephyr can now be thrusted outward like a spear.
Bloodletter now fires blood tentacles
Firespark Staff summons a flame geyser above the player.
Vessel Drainer now fires large blood tentacles.
Cobalt Staff summons cobalt shards at the cursor position which home back to the player.
Palladium Staff summons a runic pillar at the cursor position which will restore health to players within.
Mythril Staff shoots 2 homing mythril bolts
Orichalcum Staff shoots out 8 Orichalcum bolts 45 degrees apart around the cursor position.
Skeletalon Staff summons Ancient Apostles on the cursor position to attack enemies. And many more changes...
Other [ ]
Bugfixes [ ]
Fixed issues with Boss movement and AI in multiplayer for Scarabeus, Ancient Avian, Vinewrath Bane, Starplate Voyager, Dusking, and Atlas.
Fixed multiple enemies glitching and shooting too many projectiles in multiplayer.
Fixed awkward Reach (now Briar) generation through Deserts, Dungeons, etc.
Fixed Aliens not spawning in the Solar Eclipse.
Fixed Blue Moons lasting infinitely/while underground.
Fixed multiple items doing the wrong type of damage.
Fixed multiple items selling for too high or too low of a price.
Fixed Spirit Chests not opening (deleted Spirit Chests and all their related loot).
Fixed and re-implemented missing Donator content.
Fixed Minibosses overriding other music with silence/Boss 1.
Fixed numerous bugs with Elderbark Furniture placement, etc.
Fixed multiple tiles not having a map icon and using incorrect dusts.
Reduced the volume of all Spirit tracks to match Vanilla.
Fixed strange interactions of the Two Faced Mask.
Dozens of minor bugs fixed, including incorrect weapon effects, incorrect enemy spawning/AI, incorrect armor bonuses, grammatical errors.
Removals [ ]
Artifact weapons and all related items were removed or made unobtainable.
Illuminant Master and most of its contents were removed.
Ethereal Umbra and its contents were removed.
Flesh Golem and its drop, the Flesh Render were removed.
Jabberwocky was removed.
Lunatic was removed.
The Glade was removed.
The Spirit Islands and their contents were removed.
And many more.