The Golden Ninja Stars are strong shurikens that deal 41 base damage, making them the strongest shuriken in-game. However, to balance its damage, this shuriken has a fairly slow fire rate of 0.5 seconds.
- Damage: 41 per shot (51 damage, 66 for bosses)
- Firerate: 0.5 per second (0.375 seconds with Legendary Quick Reload Orb)
"()" in damage shown the rate of max damage that is inflicted if there are Bosshunter and Damage Boost Legendary orbs respectively upgraded on the Golden Ninja Stars.
- The Golden Ninja Stars leave a short golden trail streaking behind when thrown. Other ninja stars with a similar effect include the Electric Ninja Stars and Shadow Ninja Stars. However, in Version 1.38 V_yriss added trails for Black Ninja Stars and Silver Ninja Star.
- As of Version 1.36, the base damage has been reduced from 44 to 41.