Blood Magic (Basics) – gritty magic for the aspiring necromancer

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The fantasy side of Minecraft has always been light, and the magic-y stuff in the game never showed that dark side of magic that can be very interesting. The Blood Magic mod by WayofTime explores the forbidden side of magic, the kind that requires blood sacrifice…

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Unique Artifacts – awesome randomly generated loot

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For a seasoned adventurer that has braved many dungeons and strongholds, the loot can get kind of boring. It’s coal and bread and rails all the time, and all the awesome stuff is reserved for enchanted weapons. Not anymore, thanks to modder Draco18s and his Unique Artifacts mod, which adds randomly generated items to the loot…

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Animated Player – a nice and simple aesthetic mod

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Sometimes mods don’t have to be overly complicated to be great. Sometimes it’s enough to do something small in order to improve the game. One such mod is Animated Player by thehippomaster21, a simple aesthetic mod that reworks the player model, giving it new animations and features including facial expressions. Let’s take a look…

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Texture Pack Gallery: Sphax PureBDCraft

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In this edition of Texture Pack Gallery we’ll show you around Sphax PureBDCraft, one of the most famous texture packs out there and my personal favorite. It’s Texture Pack Gallery time- come check it out…

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Aether II Update Preview – Biomes, new blocks, beta soon (UPDATED)

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We’ve got a fresh batch info about one of your favorite mods – the Aether II. As we’ve mentioned before, the developers deliver development news on their Facebook page. Here’s what’s been going on for the past few months.
UPDATE: We’ve updated the article to include some new info released by the Aether team in the form of an infographic. Look for it below.
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Lycanite’s Mobs – Desert and Nether

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We guide you through the great Lycanite’s Mobs mod that adds biome-specific monsters to the game with fantastic textures and animation. In this part we take a look at the mobs of the desert biome and the scary Nether…

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Lycanite’s Mobs – Plains, Jungle and Swamp

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We guide you through the great Lycanite’s Mobs mod that adds biome-specific monsters to the game with fantastic textures and animation. In this part we take a look at the mobs of the plains, jungles and swamps…

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Texture Pack Gallery: Faithful 32x

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It won the 2013 diamond pickaxe award for Pack of the Year and it’s one of the most famous resource packs out there – yes, I’m talking about Faithful 32x. Surprisingly, we haven’t officially covered it yet… until now. It’s Texture Pack Gallery time- come check it out…

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EnviroMine – Realistic Hardcore Survival

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When it comes to survival, an added dose of realism sometimes does wonders for immersion and improves that survival feeling. If you like that sort of challenge, EnviroMine is the mod for you. Adding mechanics like temperature, hydration, sanity and air quality, as well as realistic block physics, it adds a new dimension to survival Minecraft. Read on for the details…

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