Mod elements

Wiki pages in this section are dedicated to the process of the creation of mod elements. Each mod element has its own properties and specifics so each of them has its own wiki page describing it.

How to Make a Biome


Making a New Biome On this page, we'll show you how to make your very own biome. Biome Settings Basic Properties Name: Your biome's name Ground block: The block to replace the grass Note: This block…

How to make an Enchantment


Enchantment is a modifier that adds special abilities to items when applied. Properties The enchantment mod element has the following properties: Enchantment name: It is the displayed name of your…

How to Make an Ore Pack


Before you start You will need to make a texture either by an editing program such as paint.net or with the programs built-in program. Learn more on this here: Making new texture Name and material Go…

How to Make a Plant


What Is a plant? A plant is a specific kind of block with some feature that allows it to be placed only on specific blocks, grow, tick randomly without being forced, and generated in patches on the…

How to Make a Ranged Item


This tutorial will guide you through the whole process of making a new ranged item in MCreator. Before you start You will need to make a texture for both the ranged item and projectile either by an…

How to Make an Item


Before you start You will need to make a texture either by an editing program such as Gimp or Paint.net, or you can simply use the embedded editor. If you need help making it, go to Making a new…

How to Make a Command


A command is one or more groups of characters that you can type in chat, beginning with a slash (/). Then, depending on the arguments, different actions will be executed.

How to make Villager Trades


Villager trades Contrary to other mod elements, when you create a Villager trade mod element, you can put all your custom trades inside this specific mod element. However, you can still make multiple…

How to Make a Living Entity


How to create a new mob On this page, we will go through each step of making a new mob in MCreator. Things you will need You will need a mob texture for this tutorial. If you need help making one, go…

How to Make a Food


Since MCreator 2022.1, the food mod element has been merged with the item mod element. Read the item mod element page here to get updated information.

How to Make a Loot Table


Loot tables are technical JSON files that represent what items should be in naturally generated containers, what items should drop when breaking a block or killing a mob, or what items can be fished…

How to Make a Dimension


What is a dimension? Dimensions are accessible realms within a Minecraft world characterized by a way of generation, biomes, structures, and other things unique for each dimension. The daylight cycle…

How to Make a Fluid


What is a fluid? Fluids are special type of blocks that have the ability of flowing over the terrain and fall according to the game gravity. Items and entities are pushed in the direction of the flow…

How to Make a Tool


What is a tool? A tool is an object used to extract certain blocks, deal more damage, and do special things like change certain blocks that the player's hand alone cannot do. Normally tools aren't…

How to Make a Potion


What are Potions Potions give to the player a custom effect limited in the time like the speed, poison, or instant like the instant damage or instant health. There are two parts to making a custom…

How to Make an Armor


Making a new armor On this page, you'll find out how to create your very own armor!