Swamp Talisman
Type Other
Renewable Yes
Stackable No
Compostable No
ID swamp_talisman
The Swamp Talisman is a very important item used to create the Tree Portal needed to access The Betweenlands. There are six variations - The four disassembled pieces of the talisman, the talisman itself, and a Linked version of the talisman.

Accessing the Betweenlands Edit

The player must obtain four Swamp Talisman pieces by killing Dark Druids around a Druid Circle. Then, one of each of the types of pieces must be assembled in the Dark Druid Altar to create the Swamp Talisman.

Result Ingredients Recipe
Swamp Talisman Each Swamp Talisman Piece
Assemble Swamp Talisman

The talisman can also be crafted using materials from the Betweenlands, in case it is lost later on.

Result Ingredients Recipe
Swamp Talisman Moss or Moss (item) or Cave Moss or Cave Moss Clump + Slimy Bone + Life Crystal
Swamp Talisman 2

A Portal Tree containing four Tree Portals to The Betweenlands can then be created by right-clicking on any Sapling with the Swamp Talisman, provided there is enough space.

Portal Linking Edit

The Swamp Talisman can be used to link together two Tree Portals between any other dimension and The Betweenlands, as long as they are within 1500 blocks relative of each other in terms of the coordinates in both dimensions. Two linked Tree Portals will always transport players and other entities to each other, regardless of what portal they originally transported to.

First, right-click on the initial Tree Portal (whether it be the main Portal Tree structure or a smaller portal) with the Swamp Talisman, turning it into a Linked Swamp Talisman with the portal's coordinates stored within (visible as part of its tooltip). Then, go to the other Tree Portal you want to link it with and right-click it with the linked talisman.

The Swamp Talisman cannot be linked to the same Tree Portal, nor to two portals in the same dimension, and one of the portals must be in The Betweenlands. Additionally, right-clicking with a linked talisman anywhere, no matter whether it successfully links the portals or not, will cause it to become unlinked again. The maximum portal linking distance can be adjusted in the config.

Portal Repairing Edit

The Swamp Talisman can reignite a four-by-three frame of Portal Frame blocks by right-clicking it on the base of the frame's center. The center will become an accessible Tree Portal to The Betweenlands, and whatever Portal Frame blocks were used will be rearranged into the usual pattern surrounding each portal. This is helpful should a part of the frame of an actual portal end up being destroyed.

Advancements Edit

Advancement In-game Description Parent Actual Requirements ID
The beginning of The Betweenlands Adventure -- Have a completed Swamp Talisman in your inventory, or enter The Betweenlands adventurer
Give Me That
Obtain the Swamp Talisman Adventurer Have a completed Swamp Talisman in your inventory adventurer

History Edit

  • Release 3.3.7: Portal linking maximum distance increased from 500 to 1500 blocks.
  • Release 3.3.2: Can now be used to reignite a 4x3 Portal Frame.
  • Release 3.3.1: Can now be used to link Tree Portals together.
  • Release 3.3.0: Added Advancements.
  • Alpha 3.2.0: Now drop from Dark Druids even when killed by a nonentity.
  • Beta 2.0.3: Dark Druids now only drop Swamp Talisman pieces that the player does not already have in their inventory.
  • Beta 1.0.0: Introduced.
The Betweenlands Items
Materials Amate PaperAmulet SocketAngler Tooth • Dentrothyst Shards (GreenOrange) • Dragonfly WingDried Swamp ReedDry BarkItem ScrollLurker SkinMiddle GemsMud BrickOctine IngotPoison GlandReed RopeRubber BallScabystSlimy BoneSludge Ball • Snail Shells (CrimsonOchre) • SulfurSwamp ReedSyrmorite IngotTar Beast HeartTar DripValonite ShardWeedwood BowlWeedwood Stick
Consumables Ball of SapCandiesCandy CaneChiromaw WingChristmas PuddingCrabstick • Donuts (Gert'sJamReed) • Forbidden FigFried Swamp Kelp • Jellos (SapSludgeWhite Pear) • Marshmallows (GreenPink) • Mince PieMire ScrambleMire Snail Egg (Cooked) • Mushrooms (Black HatBulb-CappedFlathead) • Nettle SoupNibblestickRaw Angler Meat (Steak) • Raw Frog's Leg (Fried) • Raw Snail Flesh (Seared) • Rotten FoodSilt Crab ClawSpirit FruitTainted PotionTangled RootWeeping Blue Petal (Salad) • White PearWight's HeartYellow Dotted Fungus
Equipment Armour Sets (BoneLurker SkinSyrmoriteValonite) • Arrows (Angler ToothBasiliskOctinePoisoned Angler Tooth) • BucketsCritter CruncherExplorer's HatHag HackerNetRubber Boots • Shields (BoneDentrothystLiving WeedwoodLurker SkinOctineSyrmoriteValoniteWeedwood) • Shockwave SwordSkull MaskSludge Slicer • Spirit Tree Face Masks (LargeSmallSmall Animated) • Swift PickSyrmorite Shears • Tool Sets (BoneOctineValoniteWeedwood) • Weedwood BowWight's Bane
Herblore Aspect VialsAspectrus Fruit • Dentrothyst Vials (DirtyGreenOrange) • Ground ItemsHerblore BookInfusion BucketsInfusionsPestlePlant ItemsSickle
Other Items Amate Map (Empty) • Amulet (Bark) • Amulet SlotAngry PebbleAspectrus SeedsBone Wayfinder • Caught Critters (FireflyGecko) • Caving RopeClimbing RopeCompostDoorsGem SingerGround Dried Swamp ReedLife CrystalLimestone FluxLore ScrapLurker Skin PouchMagic Item MagnetMoss BedMud Brick Flower Pot (with Candle) • Mummy BaitMusic DiscsPlant TonicPot of ChancePyrad Flame • Rings (AscentPowerRecruitmentSummoning) • Root PodSap SpitShimmerstoneSporesSwamp TalismanSyrmorite HopperTarminion (Inanimate) • Voodoo DollWeedwood RowboatWeedwood SignWhite Pear SeedsWisp
Unimplemented Armour of LegendsGuide BookKraken Tentacle (Kraken Calamari) • Snapper RootStalker EyeSword of LegendsVolarkite
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