Damage Indicators – The RPG UI and Damage Amount mod!

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Minecraft has a lot of RPG elements and it is something a lot of players are very interested in, which also makes mods that enhance that aspect of the game very popular and desired. While some add items, mechanics or mobs, modder rich1051414 decided to improve upon the user interface by adding some RPG indicators with his Hit Splat Damage Indicators mod. The mod adds a special interface element that displays information about a mob when your reticle covers it, as well as damage indicator numbers on hit. Read on for the details…

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The Aether II still looks cool and is still coming “soon”

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The Aether II is quickly becoming one of, if not the most anticipated Minecraft mod ever. Everyone is constantly asking about the status of the mod as people are anxious to get their hands on it. A release date was announced, then revoked, and the mod is currently set to arrive “soon”. Updates are being posted often, but the wait is rigorous so here’s a quick update on how the mod is doing, what features have been added and when can we expect it.

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Gun Mods – The Good and the Bad

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There are a lot of gun mods out there. People seem to like putting guns into Minecraft, so it’s no surprise that there’s so many different mods available to allow it. But which one is the best? I take a look at Ferullo’s Gun Mod and Stefinus 3D Gun Mod to see if they’ve got what it takes. Read on for more info.

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Ruins (Structure Spawning System) – add new structures to world generation!

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Minecraft’s world is so exciting and interesting because it is random, and always new. Besides biomes, the generator also spawns several structures like dungeons, strongholds and more. Ruins, a mod by AtomicStryker (though based on d00dv4d3r‘s old mod from the beta days), aims to add more of these to your world. It comes with lots of cool included structures, but also allows a way to add your own! Let’s take a closer look.

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Chroma Hills (64x,128x) – RPG and cartoon styles merge into one fantastic pack!

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When you talk about texture packs and the styles they are based upon, you mostly talk about 3 different styles: RPG, cartoon and realistic. Every pack is defined by its artistic directions, and sometimes packs work fantastically just because of that. However, Chroma Hills doesn’t tie itself down to one style, but tries to combine the RPG and cartoon aesthetics into one pack. And, for the most part, succeeds. Let’s take a closer look.

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Snapshot News: 13w16b is out with horses and carpets!

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The first snapshot for 1.6 has been released by Mojang. As teased earlier, it includes a new horse mob based on DrZhark’s horses in his famous Mo’ Creatures mod. The update also added carpets, leashes, name tags and a new launcher for the game still in development. Read on for the details…

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Falling Meteors Mod – the sky is falling

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While Minecraft never dabbled much into complex weather mechanics with vanilla, modders and players alike have always been asking for a decent meteor mod for ages now. While there have been a bunch of mods trying to add this feature, none of them were fleshed out enough to actually be commendable. Modder AlexDGr8r hopes to change this with his Falling Meteors Mod that adds the meteors we’ve all been asking for, alongside a few other features to make it a proper mechanic. Read on for the full fall.

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Mo’ Creatures Horse Breeding Guide

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Mo’ Creatures is a very big, complicated mod. It adds tons of new animals into the game, most of which contain features a lot of people don’t understand. We already gave you a quick guide via our Ultimate Mo’ Creatures Guide, but we’re taking it a step further by explaining one of the probably most complicated systems of the mod – horse breeding. Since the next Minecraft update will feature horses that are based on this mod, this is a hot topic right now. So, if you want to learn how to breed your perfect horse to impress your friends with, read on.

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Minecraft 1.6 News: Jeb presents the new horse mob!

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Minecraft 1.6 is coming soon, and we all know what that means… tons of sneak peeks from Jeb and Dinnerbone on Twitter, right? WRONG. It’s Instagram now. Nevertheless, we’ve got some exciting news coming your way since Jeb posted the first picture of the new horse mob – the one you see at the top of the article. Read on for more details and the mandatory speculation.

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