The Ancient is a Hardmode Melee weapon that is dropped by the Lunatic Cultist with a 25% (1 in 4) chance. It has the unique ability to occasionally fire off ancient ice in multiple directions, identical to what the Lunatic Cultist fires. It has a reach of about 25 tiles and an infinite attack duration.
Its best modifier is Godly.
- 18.104.22.168: Introduced.