Swords are basic melee weapons that can can be used by the player to attack enemies and players. They can be crafted or be found in chests. As of the 1.2.10061 update you now start off with Wooden Sword instead of a Copper Broadsword when a new character is created.
On the Mobile Version on Terraria, most or all swords in the game have Auto Swing. This can be beneficial to the player as certain swords can release ranged attacks once swung and continues to do so as long as the player swings in either direction. An example would be the Terra Blade.
There are two types of swords:
|Breaker Blade||39||Very Strong||Average|