Pre hard mode NPCs

NPC      What they do     What’s required for the NPC

  1. The Guide Provides Tips, Shows Crafting requirements.Is there when you start, will need a house to respawn if killed.
  2. Merchant Sells Utility Supplies.Have 50 Silver Coins saved up. Sells Marshmallows if he lives in Snow Biome
  3. Nurse Provides healing at a cost.Merchant moved in, player has found and used at least 1 Life Crystal to have more than 100 Life.
  4. Demolitionist sells Explosive Materials.Have an Explosive in your inventory and only after Merchant moves in.
  5. Arms Dealer Sells Ammo. Bullets or a Gun in inventory
  6. Dryad Spreading Biome Items, Planters. Beat a boss, just not King Slime. More like Eye/Brain of Cthulu or Eater of Worlds
  7. Dye Trader sell Dye. Items Beat a boss and have a dye item in inventory. On PC, finding a Strange Plant will do.
  8. Painter sells Paint/Tools .Have 8 other NPCs in Town
  9. Angler Gives Fishing Quests.PC Only. Found near Ocean Biome on either side of the world.
  10. Stylist Sells Hair Dyes, can change style.PC Only. Find and free her from a Spider Nest Underground.
  11. Goblin Tinker sells Reforge Items, Sells Tinkerer’s Workshop and some gadgets.Defeating Goblin Army,
    Have 200 Health (used 5 Heart Crystals),Smashed at least one Shadow Orb or Crimson Heart (depending if you have Corruption/Crimson in your world)
  12. Witch Doctor Sells Imbuing Station (for Flasks) and Summoner items. (later in hard-mode)Defeat Queen Bee. Move him in a Jungle Biome to buy Leaf Wings.
  13. Clothier Sells vanity items.Kill Skeletron. He’s the old man with the curse.
  14. Mechanic Sells wires and wrenches to place them and other mechanisms.Find her in the Dungeon after beating Skeletron.
  15. Party Girl Sells confetti, fireworks and visual items like that.After 14 NPCs live in your world, she may Spawn.

 Hard Mode NPCs

NPC      What they do     What’s required for the NPC

  1. Truffle Sells mushroom items and the autohammer to make Shroomite.Use Mushroom Grass Seeds to make an above-ground Mushroom Biome and build a house there.
  2. Wizard Sells Crystal Ball, magical items and materials.Found in the Cavern Layer once in Hard Mode.
  3. Steampunker Clentaminator (change Biomes), Jet Pack, and crafting for Asphalt Roads.Defeat one of the Mechanical Bosses.
  4. Pirate Sells Pirate stuff…   Destroy one Altar with the Pwnhammer and defeat a Pirate Invasion, which has a small chance of happening each day or summon one with a Pirate Map found from creatures in the Ocean Biome.
  5. Tax Collector PC only.Earns passive money based on how many NPCs live in town.Use Purification Powder sold by the Dryad on a Tortured Soul in the Underworld.
  6. Cyborg Sells gadgets and rockets.Moves in after Plantera is defeated.
  7. Santa Claus Sells Santa cosmetics and Christmas decoration.Moves in from Dec. 15-31. You can change your device’s clock to con the game into loading him.