Check out the sweet split-screen action in the gallery below, and sharpen those spades. It's going to be a dirt-based bloodbath.
With only a matter of weeks before the expected release date for Terraria on Xbox 360 and Playstation 3, 505 Games have confirmed the online multiplayer functions for the digital title.
Utilising an immediate invite system, from within their existing game hosts can invite up to 7 others players into the game for co-operative or competitive play; all at the press of a button.
Multiplayer supports not only 8 players online but also 4 player local split screen as well as 4 vs 4 split screen via Xbox Live and Playstation Network.