Life Ember
Life Ember.png
Type Crafting material
Tooltip 'A fragment of a burning soul'
Rarity Rarity color 2.png
Sell 10 Silver Coin.png
Dropped by
Entity Quantity Rate
Pumpslime 1-3 100%
Pumpfly 1-3 100%

Life Ember is a Pre-Hardmode crafting material dropped by Pumpslimes and Pumpflies that spawn on the surface at night when the Queen Bee has been defeated. It is mainly used to craft the Dread Lantern.


Used in

Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Dread Lantern.png Pumpkin.png Pumpkin (30) Demon Altar.png Demon Altar /
Crimson Altar.png Crimson Altar
Shadow Scale.png Tissue Sample.png Shadow Scale or Tissue Sample (5)
Life Ember.png Life Ember (15)
Blightbone.png Life Ember.png Life Ember (2) Iron Anvil.png Iron Anvil /
Lead Anvil.png Lead Anvil
Dread Flame.png Dread Flame (1)
Bone.png Bone (5)
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