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  • Spadefish.png
Stack digit 1.png
  • Pickaxe icon.png 34%
  • Hammer icon.png 0%
  • Axe icon.png 0%
Damage15 Melee
Knockback2 (Very Weak)
Critical chance4%
Use time19 Average
Tool speed10
Tooltip'How can a fish be used to dig through the ground?
Some questions are best left unanswered...'
RarityRarity Level: 2
Sell 40 Silver Coin.png
Research1 required

The Spadefish is a Pre-Hardmode pickaxe that can be fished up in the underground layer with a 2.5% chance. It can mine up to Gold OreGold Ore and Platinum OrePlatinum Ore. Though it has a very low pickaxe power, its mining speed is higher than most other pickaxes of its tier.

Its best modifier is Light for harvesting purposes and Legendary for combat purposes.


  • The Spadefish has the lowest pickaxe power of any pickaxe in either vanilla or Calamity, requiring four hits to break a Stone Block.


These history sections are still a work-in-progress, and may not yet contain changes relevant to the current version of the Calamity Mod.
  • Buffed use time from 9 to 6 and increased pickaxe power from 30% to 34%.
  • Decreased chance to catch in Hardmode from 2.5% to 1%.