Oh The Biomes You'll Go [Essence Update!]

Submitted by AOCAWOL on Wed, 06/15/2016 - 17:37
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Biomes You Go (for short) is a magical dimensions and biomes mod with the goal of taking you on the greatest adventure in Minecraft!

MOTW 4 times!

Over 10k downloads! (Spread across PMC, Mcreator, & Curseforge)


"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.

You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go" -Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You'll Go!


Website: http://biomesyougo.weebly.com/

Important: For Recipes please use NEI or something like that!

Author's Message: Hi! Sorry for the long wait on this update I've super busy with school (Testing Season Yay!) anyway this update adds in an entire new Essence System to the game, you'll want to craft yourself an essence extractor and simply right click on any BYG Flower! There is 5 kinds of essence right now and they all are used in making various 

things from Saplings to portal keys so enjoy! I also added the "Red Petal Forest" so keep an eye for it! 


Overworld Biomes:

Marsh Swamp

Red Petal Forest
Maple Forest
Flower Groves
Birch Plains
Cika Forest
Tundra Flats
Frozen Forest
Crag Mountains

Old Forest (Important Notes!)

-Leaves deal 20 damage during the day!

-Leaves & Logs are unbreakable in the forest

-This is because the forest acts as a dungeon for a future structure!'



Cyprus Dimension (Subject to change) 

-Uses Eternal Oak as a frame and an Ancient Key to light it

The Dark Dimension

-Uses Dark Obsidian as a frame and a Hex Key to light it

Athura Dimension

-Uses Athura Gateway Blocks as a frame and an Athura Key to light it




None Yet!



Pendorite: An extremely rare purple gem ore that spawns in the overworld and is used to create the Nether Furnace & Etheral Table

Tamrelite: An orange ore that can be mined with a diamond pick, this ore is not very rare, but it is not common. [Its tools and armour are crafted the same way like any other tool or armour set]

Kasai: A red ingot forged from the Nether Furnace, can create a toolset

Copper: A common ore that crafts into a tool set!



Dark Stone: A purple stone only spawning in the dark dimension

Athura Stone: A new pretty stone that spawns in the Athura Dimension



-Flowers: Purple Orchid, Blue Tulip, Blue Houstonia, Green Tulip, Flaumig, Paeonia, Desert Flower.

-Bookshelves: All wood variants, including vanilla and biomeyougo! There crafted the same way except with that variant's plank!

-Stone Pillars: Just fancy pillars!

-Etheral Table: Used in creating various magical items in BYG!

-Nether Furnace: Used in creating various magical items in BYG!

-Purifier: Used in creating various magical items in BYG!

-Essence Table: Used to mix and use Essences harvested from plants

-Maple Table: Its just a table...


Blueberry: Gives  1 1/2 hunger 

Strawberry: Gives 1 1/2 hunger

Corn: Gives 1 1/2 hunger



Chain Plating: Is used to craft chain armour and iron & gold armour!

Mossy Bonemeal: Used to grow BYG saplings, can be obtained by right-clicking seeds on a Etheral Table

Stone Sticks: Used for tool making

Essence: Essence drops from BYG leaves and when right clicked on a Etheral Table will grant a sapling for the corresponding tree

Moss: No use yet!

Obsidian Ingot: Created by smelting obsidian in a furnace

Obsidian Dust: Created by right-clicking an Obsidian Ingot on a Nether Furnace

Ferno Crystal: Created by right-clicking a Kasai Ingot on a Nether Furnace

Uncharged Hex Key: Right click on a Etheral Table to obtain a charged Hex Key

Uncharged Athura Key: Right click on a Etheral Table to obtain a charged Athura Key



Roamer: A zombie variation spawning in the Old Forest, and Cyprus Dimension

Dark Zombie: A zombie variation only spawning in the Eridiat Forest.

Athura Cow: A cow variation only spawning in the Athura Dimension

Cyprus Worm: A very hostile worm in the Cyprus Dimension

Turtle: A cute turtle that spawns in river biomes! What more is there to say?


Planned Features:

-Magical use for byg flowers (almost finished!)

-Use for Purifier (next update!)

-The final two dimensions (hopefully next update!)

-New biomes (of course!)

-Portal Structures for Cyprus Dimension & Athura Dimension

-More mobs for dimensions and biomes


If you want to make a video using this mod, go ahead! Just make sure to give credit and a link to this page.

Important: if you're interested in putting this into a modpack, please email me at biomesyougo@gmail.com

Have a suggestion? Find a bug? Place it in the comments below!


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-Added Red Petal Forest

-Added Plant Essence

-Added Water Essense

-Added Kindled Essence

-Added Mutated Essence

-Added Infused Essence

-Added Essence Extractor

-Added Essence table

-Removed Snow Golems from spawning in the Frozen Forest

-Added Red Petal Block

-Added Stem Block

-Added Book of Smithing

-Added Book of Realms

-Added Book of Biomes

-Added Book of Magic

-Addressed various bugs

Modification download files

Great work! A lot of depth and I can easily see this replacing Biomes O' Plenty or ExtrabiomesXL with some more content.

Submitted by drekac on Sat, 06/25/2016 - 07:16

Nice stuff! You really nailed the colors of biomes. Also nice mod post. 10stars for ya :)

Gj!You can use shaders to make this pictures look more attractive

Submitted by LightDung on Tue, 06/28/2016 - 14:39

Nice Stuff! You must be worked hard on this!

@#4 Thanks, Glad you enjoy it! This mod was very tricky at first, with structures and custom tree generation in the Open Forest, but now I feel now that I know this mod more, I feel updates will come quicker from now on ^-^

Submitted by veljko53 on Fri, 07/01/2016 - 18:08

i suggest adding space biome with planets made out of space stone and some stars made out of glowstone

Cool Mod! And by the way the Sora Grass Sounds are must to be Plant, not Ground.

-Dear, TermiTyranno