Light's Bane is a Pre-Hardmode sword that is crafted from Demonite Bars. It is a good sword for players who have beaten one of the early bosses.
The Light's Bane is mainly used for melee combat, but it is also an ingredient in the powerful Pre-Hardmode sword, Night's Edge.
- Light's Bane has a Crimson variant known as the Blood Butcherer .
- Though it looks like a shortsword, it is actually a broadsword.