File Extension Library

.WLD File Extension

  • Developer by: Re-Logic
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .WLD files and how to open them?

Can't open .WLD file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .WLD file.

What is a .WLD file extension?

.WLD file extension is created by Re-Logic. .WLD has been classified as Game Files. The format of .WLD file is Binary.

.WLD is Terraria World File

Game file used by Terraria, a 2D action adventure and sandbox construction game; saves a world, which contains terrain, water, monsters, items, and other objects; used for single or multiplayer gameplay and can be loaded by the Terraria dedicated server, which allows players to host Terraria worlds over a network.

World files may be a pre-installed game map, or they may be a custom map created by the user. WLD files are saved to the following directory in Windows: [user]\Documents\My Games\Terraria\Worlds\.

WLD files can be edited using the Terraria Map Editor (TEdit). They can be viewed without the Terraria game using MoreTerra (Terraria World Viewer).

List of all softwares that can open the Terraria World File
Re-Logic Terraria
Re-Logic Terraria Dedicated Server
Terraria Map Editor
File Type 2 ESRI World File
Developer by: ESRI Category: GIS Files Format: Text

GIS file created in the ESRI World (WLD) format, which is an ASCII text format that specifies coordinate information for a raster image; stores six lines of data and includes the pixel size, rotation, and coordinate location.

NOTE: By knowing the pixel size, the coordinate of the upper-left pixel, and the rotation information of a raster image, the location of an aerial photo can be placed precisely on a map.

List of all softwares that can open the ESRI World File
ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop
File Type 3 SMBX World File
Developer by: SMBX Category: Game Files Format: Text

World file used by SMBX (Super Mario Bros. X), a fan-created clone of Super Mario Bros. for PC; saves the overhead map of a world, which includes paths to different playable levels (specified in .LVL files); can be customized using the Level Editor program included with SMBX.

List of all softwares that can open the SMBX World File
Super Mario Bros. X
Wohlstand PGE Editor
Wohlstand PGE Editor
Wohlstand PGE Editor

How to fix problems with .WLD files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .WLD files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .WLD file format
  2. You need to check the .WLD file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)