When placed, it faces away from the player on a horizontal direction. Shift right-clicking the torch with an empty hand will turn the torch 90 degrees clockwise.
Right-clicking with a Wand of the Forest will change the mode of the torch. It has 3 modes, which change the direction the torch turns when triggered:
- Toggle (default): Turns 180 degrees.
- Rotate: Turns 90 degrees clockwise.
- Random: Chooses a random direction.