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The Witch Doctor is an NPC that spawns after defeating the Queen Bee and once there is a house available for him.


He throws poisonous darts when he detects enemies nearby.


Item Sale Price Special Conditions
Blowgun 5 Gold Coin None
Hercules Beetle 40 Gold Coin In Jungle Biome, Plantera defeated, Pygmy Staff in inventory
Imbuing Station 7 Gold Coin None
Leaf Wings 1 Platinum Coin Night (Night), In Jungle Biome (Hardmode)
Pygmy Necklace 40 Gold Coin Night (Night), Plantera defeated, Pygmy Staff in inventory
Stynger Bolt 75 Copper Coin Have Stynger in inventory
Tiki Mask 50 Gold Coin Plantera defeated, Pygmy Staff in inventory
Tiki Shirt 50 Gold Coin Plantera defeated, Pygmy Staff in inventory
Tiki Pants 50 Gold Coin Plantera defeated, Pygmy Staff in inventory
Tiki Totem 2 Platinum Coin In Jungle Biome (Hardmode)
Cauldron 1 Gold Coin 50 Silver Coin Halloween
Water Fountains 4 Gold Coin Wizard is present Icon pc.png
Vial of Venom 10 Silver Coin Plantera defeated
Bewitching Table Icon pc.png 10 Gold Coin Wizard is present
Witch Doctor's Quotes
  • "Which doctor am I? The Witch Doctor am I."
  • "Choose wisely, (Player Name), my commodities are volatile and my dark arts, mysterious."
  • "(Nurse's Name) may heal your body, but I can make you embody healing."
  • "The heart of magic is nature. The nature of hearts is magic."

(During a Party) "I wanted to see how your kind celebrate. I am not disappointed.

  • " I sense a kindred spirit in the Etherian Dark Mages. A pity they are our enemies. I would have liked to learn from them.
Witch Doctor's Names
  • Abibe
  • Gboto
  • Jamundi
  • Kogi-ghi
  • Konah
  • Opuni
  • Tairona
  • U'wa
  • Xirigua
  • Zop'a


  • Icon mobile.png In the Mobile version, the Witch Doctor will sometimes say the Party Girls' quote, "We have to talk. It's... it's about parties."
  • Sometimes the fountains are free but players sell them for 1 platinum coin.
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  • If you look closely, the Witch Doctor appears to be a Lihzahrd considering he has a tail, greenish skin, and a head frill. This is also implied based on the quote he says during a Party, "I wanted to see how your kind celebrate."

Update Info


  • Now sells the fountains anytime, for 4 Gold Coin.


  • Now sells a Cauldron when it is Halloween.



  • Added to the game.

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