Tag: survival

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Google Maps in Minecraft: DYNMAP & list of alternatives

These plugins allow you to view your Minecraft world from above in various ways and through various means. Some are server only, some can be used locally, and they have…

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WEEKLY NEWSLETTER – small stuff, hmmm

In this newsletter we go over some small Minecraft annoyances, ideas and random cursed screenshots I’ve collected. There are more images in this post than anything, but that’s all that…

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Automatic Y=0 enderman farm | pearl dispenser | other item filter

This is an old design I created on my own, for a simple redstone machine to add to your enderman XP farm. The machine will YEET pearls into the void…

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How to improve your Minecraft starter base

The architecture of your first Minecraft base is… probably not much. A dirt and wood hut thrown together in the last minute before sundown. A dug-out hole in the mountainside….

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Minecraft is – Impossible (Without friends and internet)

I imagine some people in the ancient days of Minecraft opened up the game, didn’t know what to do and emailed notch… Because unlike Minecraft: Story Mode, normal Minecraft has…

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Breaking news: YouTuber DREAM has a face!

After years of anonymous success behind a mask, the Minecraft manhunt YouTuber Dream has finally uploaded a face reveal (6 hours ago as of publishing this post). I’m not sure…

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Minecraft – a realistic short story

You spawn. Flat grasslands surround you. A square sun rises in the east. You have no recollection of how you got here – the bag on your shoulders feels light…

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Drained ocean monument + storage system in survival

After hours of work over several days, I had fully drained an ocean monument, including the inside, and the land around it (100×100 blocks area drained in total). It’s now…

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Planned posts and things – soon

Above is an unreadible list of upcoming posts for you to read, soon. Random Minecraft screenshots, building projects, survival tips, interesting server features, and more. So yes, this blog is…


January post – creative tips, survival tricks and more

Sethome trick on servers On survival or factions servers, there’s a trick that might allow you to get into somebody’s base. Use at your own risk! Basically, all these servers…


The Minecraft BETA 1.7 experience (classic Minecraft)

I tried the BETA 1.7 version of Minecraft from June 30 2011, which offers only the very basics of the modern game! It was an interesting experience anyone should try,…


November post – farms, spawners, Hypixel and Mojang

November newsletter with random thoughts and findings. May or may not be updated. IMAGES: HYPIXEL Zombie spawner and farm A bit on mob farms (may be extended in a seperate…


Some bad Minecraft jokes

I hired a creeper to design my home. Let’s say, the style was very… original. Why didn’t the enderman go to the party? They had drinks on the menu. Why…

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Creative building on console

Open images in new tab for large size. These days most builders opt for the power of tools like World Edit and World Painter to mass-produce impressive structures. And while…


My first night in Minecraft

Minecraft, the game everyone was talking about! I was bound to try it eventually. Version 1.7 and my first proper survival world! Let’s say it didn’t exactly go to plan….


Inventory considerations if mining underground

Tools – take a few extra shovels and picks (note, an iron or better pickaxe is required for many ores). An extra sword might be worth bringing too, while a…