The Ancient Charger is an enemy found in Marble Caves, along with Ancient Archers and Ancient Phalanxes, after Skeletron has been defeated. It will charge at the player, at accelerating speeds, to deal contact damage. In Expert Mode, it has a 50% chance to apply the Broken Armor debuff for 20 seconds.
It is immune to the Poisoned and Venom debuffs.
- While charging, any weapon with an average knockback will halt its charge significantly.
- Like the other Marble Cave enemies, the Ancient Charger wears similar bronze armor.
- 18.104.22.168: Nerfed damage from 38 / 76 to 35 / 70 and defense from 20 to 12.
- 22.214.171.124: Increased damage from 36 / 72 to 38 / 76 and added vanilla loot.
- 126.96.36.199: Introduced.