Terraria is going to be compared as 2-d Minecraft and to a certain extent it is. However, Terraria crafts it’s own path and forges itself as it’s own game while paying homage to it’s indie cousin. The game is similar to Minecraft in the fact that you are thrown into a randomly generated world with just a pickax and an ax, and are tasked with survival. During the day you explore the world to gather materials to build your shelter and craft objects to use, but at night zombies and other monsters invade the land bent on killing you. Here is where the comparison’s stop.