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 Tag


What are Tags Tag elements give mod creators a way to group vanilla, mod or other creator mods to a group. Tags can then be used to share recipes or groups or items in procedures. There are a bunch…

How to Make a Block


This tutorial will guide you through the whole process of making a new block in MCreator. Before you start You will need to make a texture either by an editing program such as Gimp or Paint.net, or…

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 Command


A command is a one or more words (or letters) that you can type in chat, beginning with a slash. When doing so, it executes one or more chained actions. How to make a command Command: The name of the…

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 Item


Making a New Item An item is an object that can be held in the hand, you can use it as well. It can also have a custom damage value. Texture selection If you need help making a new texture, go to…

GUI Editor


A GUI is an in-game screen with which has interactive objects. It consists of text fields, images, buttons, slots etc. GUI Properties There are 5 properties: GUI Width: The width of your GUI (in…

Workspace Types


When you create a new workspace you have different workspace types and each type is for a specific thing. Minecraft Forge mod A workspace with this type is something called a ”mod”. In Minecraft, a …

How to Make an Advancement/Achievement


Creating an advancement Start MCreator Click on the "Workspace" tab. Click on the "Mod Elements" tab. Now click on the "Plus" button. Select "Advancement" for the list. Name it and click "…

How to Make a Biome


Making a New Biome On this page, we'll show you how to make your very own biome.

How to Make a Function


What is a function Functions allow players to run lists of commands using text files with the extension .mcfunction. Settings and Configuration Naming You can write your function name in one word or…

How to Make a Food


Creating the element If you want you can create a new texture for your food on your own or by following this guide. If not just skip this step. Create a new Food element and name it, Choose your…

How to Make a Fluid


Getting started Open MCreator and your workspace Create two animated textures. A still animated texture and a flowing animated texture Create a new Fluid element and name it Select the right texture…

How to Make a Dimension


Parameters Select all biomes you want to have inside your dimension Select the world generation to have an Overworld like dimension, a Nether like dimension or an End like dimension. Choose the main…

How to Make a Recipe


Creating the recipe Start MCreator Create a new Recipe element and give it a name Name your recipe (For sample: diamond_block) Fill the parameters and the empty squares Click finish and you're done…

How to Make an Armor


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