Minecarts in Minecraft are one of the main transportation methods (especially prior to the addition of horses), but aren’t used for much else. That is, until modder Vswe took matters to his own hands with Steve’s Carts 2 – a huge cart overhaul mod that adds a cart creation system with lots of modules to combine into carts. Let’s take a look.
This one is for all you miners out there. Ores are a core part of Minecraft. But, for a lot of people, the number of ores in vanilla Minecraft is just not enough. To fill this void, modder Andy608 made CrazyOres, a mod that adds new ores, epic golems, new armor sets with special abilites and more. Read on for the details.
Even though work on 1.7 is in full swing, Mojang has recently released a new update for Minecraft with lots of bug fixes but none of the 1.7 features. Find out more…
Have you ever walked around your Minecraft world and thought to yourself: Man, I wish the footstep sounds were generated by a very complicated system that allows for maximum realism and diversity? Me neither, but once you install this mod, you’ll wonder how you ever lived without it.
Shaders are cool. They make Minecraft look nicer, but not everybody has a monster PC able to run shaders and even then they can be buggy. Wedhro, creator of the Pixel Reality pack must have thought of this when making his pack because besides the regular texture stuff, it also includes some cool shader-like effects that can run on pretty much any machine. Read on for the details.
The cubey world of Minecraft is dotted with flora. Leaves and grass (and others too) cover the surface. Modder Poersch decided that it could look better, and so the Better Grass & Leaves Mod came to be. The mod essentially adds a few pixels to some textures, making them less cubey and more lush. Let’s take a look.
After some rumbling about world generation and new biomes in early August, the Mojang team have now released a blog post further detailing the world generation changes. It looks like we’ll be seeing a lot of new biomes, smaller oceans and more realistic biome placement. Continue reading for the details…