From Calamity Mod Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
TypeFlying Enemy
Damage20 / 40 Expert Mode / 60 Master Mode
Max Life100 / 200 Expert Mode / 300 Master Mode
KB Resist30% / 37% Expert Mode / 44% Master Mode
Inflicts debuffOn Fire!On Fire!
100% chance

Debuff duration2.5 seconds
Debuff tooltipSlowly losing life
Immune toConfusedHoly FlamesOn Fire!Hellfire
BannerSunskater BannerSunskater Banner
Cold Bestiary Cold.pngVulnerable
Water Bestiary Water.pngVulnerable
Sickness Bestiary Sickness.pngVulnerable
Electricity Bestiary Electricity.png-
Heat Bestiary Heat.pngResistant

The Sunskater is a Pre-Hardmode enemy that spawns in Space. It flies peacefully in one direction and turns around when it hits a block. Once attacked, it starts diving into the player at a fast speed in order to ram them.


  • In the Get fixed boi seed, killing Sunskaters causes the screen to violently shake with XF-09 Ares' Gauss Nuke explosion's sound effect.
    • Additionally, they can also inflict the Holy Inferno debuff for 2.5 seconds and have a 33% chance each to inflict any of the following debuffs:
  • Trivia

    • The BestiaryBestiary entry for the Sunskater: "To the civilization that lived far above clouds, sunskaters were seen as a good omen. These creatures inspired hope in those who saw them, that their society might live on for as long as the sun's light bathes the world."
    • When the player is fully submerged in water, the Sunskater will stop attacking the player.


    These history sections are still a work-in-progress, and may not yet contain changes relevant to the current version of the Calamity Mod.
      • Now has 25% less health and 10% less damage in Master Mode.
      • Now inflicts On Fire! for 2.5 seconds instead of Holy Flames for 1.33 seconds.
    • Fixed its bestiary entry using the wrong apostrophe.
    • Decreased Holy Flames duration from from 2 seconds to 1.33.
    • Increased Essence of Sunlight drop chance from 33.33% to 50%.
    • Now vulnerable to cold, water, and sickness debuffs, but resistant to heat debuffs.
    • Decreased Essence of Sunlight drop chance from 100% to 33%.
    • Decreased minimum coin drop amount from 20 Silver Coin to 5 Silver Coin.
      • Decreased On Fire! duration from 2.5 / 5 Expert Mode seconds to 2.
      • Increased Holy Flames duration from 1 / 2 Expert Mode seconds to 2.