Minecraft Guides

Minecraft Armor Stand Guide

Armor Stands have been in Minecraft for a while now, being added all the way back in version 1.8. In this guide, we're going...

Minecraft Heart of the Sea Guide

In this guide, we're going to cover everything you need to know about Heart of the Sea in Minecraft. Specifically what this item does,...

Placing Banners on Shields in Minecraft

Shields are a necessity in Minecraft, whether you're playing standard survival or on PvP. They allow you to block incoming attacks, it doesn't matter...

Minecraft Bow Guide

The Bow is one of the most common weapons in Minecraft, as well as being one of the most popular. In this guide, we're...

How to Install Fabric for Minecraft

Fabric is a mod loader for Minecraft, and more and more mods have been supporting it lately. In this guide, we're going to show...

Installing Texture Packs

In this guide, we're going to show you how to install texture packs for Minecraft Java Edition. Texture Packs are the same as Resource...

Minecraft Scaffold Guide

Scaffolding is a relatively new block in Minecraft, added in 1.14. It's quite complex too, which is why we've put this brief guide together...

How to Fish in Minecraft

Fishing is a mechanic in Minecraft where you can catch fish, treasure and junk items. In this guide, we're going to talk you through...

Minecraft Blast Furnace Guide

In this Minecraft Guide, we're going to show everything you need to know about Blast Furnaces. Specifically what they are, and how you can...

How to Install Shaders for Minecraft

In this guide, we're going to take a look at how to install Shaders for Minecraft. This guide is suitable for all Minecraft versions,...

20 Minecraft Facts & Easter Eggs

With every new patch of Minecraft, there are so many Easter Eggs and new content that goes undiscovered for a long time, as well...

Minecraft Village Raid Guide

Raiding is a new event that was added in Minecraft 1.14, which was dubbed the Village & Pillage Update. With it, we saw new...

Finding Buried Treasure in Minecraft

There are multiple types of treasure which you can find in Minecraft, with the most common being Buried Treasure. This type of treasure was...

How to Download, Install & Use the ATLauncher for Minecraft

Modpacks are a great way to increase playability of Minecraft. They are preconfigured setups which often contain dozens of mods and configuration files, allowing...

How to Add Plugins to a Minecraft Server

Plugins provide a way for you to customize your Minecraft Server in infinite ways. You can add an economy, new mobs, items and so...

How to Install & Use Optifine and Forge Together

In this Minecraft guide, we're going to show you how to make Optifine work alongside Forge. This works for any version of Minecraft, from...

How to Install Minecraft Mods & Forge for 1.12.2

One of the reasons that Minecraft is so popular over 10 years later is due to its modding support. Players haven't been playing the...

How to Setup a Minecraft 1.15.2 Spigot Server

Spigot is always a great option for your Minecraft Server. There are tens of thousands of plugins available which can make your server unique,...

Awkward Potions Guide

Awkward Potions is a base potion in Minecraft. That means it doesn't give any effects to the player at all, and acts more as...

Minecraft Potion of Water Breathing Guide

Potions of Water Breathing are positive effect potions in Minecraft which will allow you to breathe underwater. The tier 1 version of this potion...

Minecraft Curse of Binding Guide

Curse of Binding is a Curse Enchantment in Minecraft. It's a rare enchantment, and doesn't offer many uses to the player. It's better for...

Stop Water Freezing in Minecraft

If you find yourself building in Snowy areas in Minecraft, you might find your water sources repeatedly freezing. This can cause a lot of...

How to Download, Install & Use Schematica for Minecraft

Schematica is a mod for Minecraft which allows you to display a hologram in the game world, which will be loaded from schematic files....

How to Craft & Use a Lodestone in Minecraft

Lodestones are new blocks introduced with Minecraft 1.16, the Nether Update. You won't be able to obtain one until you have entered the Nether...

How to Find Ancient Debris in Minecraft

Ancient Debris is a new block in Minecraft, introduced in the 1.16 Nether Update. It doesn't serve any other purpose besides being smelted into...

How to Craft Netherite Tools in Minecraft

Netherite Tools are a new addition to Minecraft, made with Netherite Ingots. Netherite Ingots are quite hard to obtain, you'll need to collect Netherite...

How to Craft Netherite Armor in Minecraft

Netherite Armor is a new type of armor released in Minecraft 1.16, the Nether update. To craft it, you'll need Netherite Ingots (which can't...

How to Get Netherite Ingots in Minecraft

Netherite Ingots are a new resource released with the Minecraft Nether Update. Unlike other ingots in the game, they aren't smelted from an ore,...

How to Get Netherite Scrap in Minecraft

Netherite Scrap is a new item added in Minecraft 1.16, the Nether update. It's a material, and doesn't have any uses besides being turned...

How to Breed Bees in Minecraft

Bees are the latest addition to Minecraft, added with 1.15. They make many changes to the game, with the main one being their production...

How to Tame Bees in Minecraft

Bees are a new mob added in Minecraft 1.15. When they have a Beehive to work at, they'll produce Honey which has many uses....

How to Stop Bees Attacking in Minecraft

In Minecraft, you can't Harvest Beehives or Bee Nests without the Bees inside attacking you. As soon as you use a pair of Shears...

How to Get Honeycomb in Minecraft

In this guide, we're going to show you how to collect Honeycomb in Minecraft. Honeycomb is one of Minecraft's newest items, added with the...

How to Get Honey Bottles in Minecraft

Honey Bottles are a new item in Minecraft, added with the 1.15 Bee Update. They are mostly a food item, but are also used...

How to Craft Beehives in Minecraft

Beehives are one of Minecrafts newest blocks, added in the 1.15 Update. They provide a place for your Bees to live, as will as...

Minecraft Screenshots & Location Guide

There are shortcut keys in Minecraft which allow you take Screenshots at any moment in the game and automatically save them. It's much better...

Minecraft Letter Banners Guide

Minecraft Banners allow you to create your own designs, with practically infinite possibilities when you start using patterns. You can create country flags, clan...

Minecraft Curse of Vanishing Guide

Curse of Vanishing is one of the rarest Enchanted Books in Minecraft. Mainly because it's a cursed book and must be found naturally in...

Minecraft Shield Guide

Shields are a tool in Minecraft which have the primary use of defending the player. They are essential to everyone, as they are able...

Minecraft Mending Enchantment Guide

In this Minecraft Guide, we're going to take a look at the Mending Enchantment. It happens to be one of the most rare, yet...

Minecraft Splash Potion of Weakness Guide

Potions of Weakness are incredibly powerful Potions in Minecraft. They give a buff which will reduce the amount of damage dealt from those it's...

How to Tame a Fox in Minecraft

Foxes are a mob in Minecraft that where added with version 1.14, the Village & Pillage Update. They are small passive animals which will...

How to Mine & Collect Bee Nests in Minecraft

If you come across a Bee Nest in Minecraft, it's probable that you'll want to take it home with you to start your own...

How to Find Bee Nests & Hives in Minecraft

Bee Nests & Bee Hives are a new block added with Minecraft 1.15. They provide a house for up to 3 bees, where they...

How to Disable Raids in Minecraft

Minecraft raids are incredibly hard, especially when you're not geared up appropriately or don't have enchantments. There are multiple waves to a raid too,...

How to Defend a Village in Minecraft

In Minecraft 1.14, it became possible for a new type of enemy, Pillagers, to raid Minecraft Villages. They will attempt to kill the Villagers...

How to Find Pillagers During a Minecraft Raid

In Minecraft 1.14, raiding became a mechanic in which Pillagers will swarm a Minecraft Village and attack the Villagers, trying to kill them all....

Minecraft Bad Omen Effect Guide

Bad Omen is a player status effect (or debuff) in Minecraft which was added in version 1.14, alongside the Village & Pillage Update. It...

How to Get Bells in Minecraft

Bells are an integral part to any Minecraft Village. They provide a gathering area, where Villagers will often relax and talk to each-other. They...

How to Transport Villagers in Minecraft

With Minecraft 1.14, Villagers became more useful than ever. Now instead of having single generic trades, Villagers can have professions and offer much more...

How to Stop and End Raids in Minecraft

Raids are a new mechanic in Minecraft, introduced with the 1.14 Village & Pillage Update. A new enemy type, called Pillagers will attack Villages,...

How to Start a Raid in Minecraft

Minecraft 1.14, labelled the Village & Pillage Update added the raiding mechanic to Minecraft Villages. New enemies, called Pillagers will not only patrol your...

How to Build a New Village in Minecraft

You aren't locked down to Minecraft's randomly spawned villages. You can choose to create your own right in your back garden if you wanted...

How to Breed Villagers in Minecraft

Whilst you can't directly breed Villagers in Minecraft, you can 'persuade' them to do so, making them be more likely and faster to have...

How to Assign Villagers to Jobs in Minecraft

With the release of Minecraft 1.14 came the update to Villages. In this update was the ability for villagers to have jobs, giving them...

How to Allocate More RAM to Minecraft

In Minecraft, the RAM usage will usually default to 2GB, which is enough to run the game at fast speeds, but too little to...

How to Install Forge for Minecraft 1.14

If you intend to play modded Minecraft, then you're going to need to install Forge, which allows you to run mods. It's available for...

How to Breed Horses in Minecraft

In Minecraft, it's possible to breed Horses in order to make a baby horse, also known as a foal. Once a foal grows up,...

How to Craft & Use a Composter in Minecraft

The Composter is a relatively new item added with Minecraft 1.14, the Village & Pillage Update. It's a job site block, meaning it provides...

Minecraft Trident Flying Guide

The Trident is one of Minecraft's newest weapons. It offers a few unique Enchantments which make it an incredibly fun item to use. Some...

How to Play PewDiePie’s Minecraft Seed & World

After a lot of hard-work, a dedicated team of fans worked together to pinpoint PewDiePie's exact seed. Now there was a lot of science...

How to Repair a Trident in Minecraft & Keep Enchantments

The Trident is a weapon that was added in Minecraft 1.13. Arguably, it's one of the best weapons in the game due to it's...

How to Install Shaders on Minecraft 1.14

It's now possible to install Shaders on the latest version of Minecraft! Which at the time of this article was 1.14.2. This means you...

How to Install Optifine on Minecraft 1.14

Optifine is an optimization mod that is available for Minecraft. It provides many features that can either make your Minecraft game run much faster,...

Minecraft: How to Breed a Llama

Llamas are a mob in Minecraft which can be incredibly useful. Mainly because they can be equipped with a chest which allows them to...

Minecraft: How to Ride a Llama

Llamas are a neutral mob in Minecraft which can be tamed and mounted, allowing you to ride them. However, you can't control the movement...

Minecraft: How to Tame a Llama

Llamas are neutral mobs which where added to Minecraft back in 2016. They can spawn in both Savannah biomes and Mountain biomes in herds...