Minecraft Tips and Tricks
Minecraft Help - Tips and Tricks to Get You Building!
Minecraft is BIG! In fact it's become a videogame cult classic in the short few years that its been available and a massive hit with gamers around the world.
At the time of writing the game has sold over 4.5 million copies and has a registered community of about 20 million people!
So my lens here is to help arm players with all kinds of useful Minecraft tips and tricks to help you get the most out of the game. Enjoy!
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Minecraft Tips and Tricks
25 Things to do in Minecraft - In case you needed some inspiration!
Your Minecraft Guide
Read n Watch
We are going to add a pretty even mix of video and written tips in this Minecraft guide as some people prefer watchin', some prefer readin'.
Hey, we're trying to please everyone here!
#Tip - By building yourself a small air pocket, you will save yourself some time by not needing to re-surface for air while diving deep hunting squid or doing other chores deep under water...
How much is Minecraft?
Minecraft's creative mode is available to play for free, though this really only just skims the surface of what Minecraft is really about. Majong have made Minecraft classic available as free play though it is a little out-dated.
You can download the full game for around $25/Â£16 or you can play it within your web browser without having to install the game itself. We recommend you buy the full game for complete experience, but up to you of course!
#Tip - Don't just walk past the coal deposits while venturing around. Mine it, keep it! You never know when you'll need 20,000 blocks for a building!
#Tip - Make the most of Bonemeal. This will make anything grow faster such as wheat, trees, grass many other things...
Basic Minecraft Tips and Tricks
You gotta start somewhere...
Never played before? - Here are the basic controls you will need...
How to Punch Trees - More Minecraft video tips...
#Tip - Did you know that trapdoors, signs and ladders all stop the flow of water? This is handy if you want a water hole with a pit at the bottom...
Crafting Basics - Get making stuff!
How to Use a Pick - Handy...
#Tip - Save space by putting beds on top of each other...
Your Opinion on Minecraft - It's been a massive gaming success but did it deserve it?
Minecraft - Genius game design or virtual Lego for adults?
#Tip - Always have plentiful supplies with you! When heading out on adventure take all necessities with you for example plenty of logs or wheat.
Minecraft is a simple but deep game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine...
#Tip - Don't dig directly above or below you. Digging up may mean you are crushed by falling sand. Dig down and you may fall into lava or a chamber. Either way you may die!
Minecraft goodies from Amazon - Blocks of fun...
Are you part-time or hardcore?
How much time do you spend playing Minecraft on average?
Minecraft Mining Tips
How to Survive your First Night - Minecraft Tutorial #1
#Tip - If you need to keep the game fresh or you are getting a little bored then Google the Minecraft mod scene. It is rich with great ideas and extra creations to keep you mining for many hours to come!
#Tip - Search around mountains regions as these often house secret cave systems which are rich in cobblestone and iron...
Would Minecraft 2 be a waste of time? - Minecraft 2 or not Minecraft 2? That is the question...
Would it be worth developers - Majong - time to make a Minecraft sequel? Or do you think that Minecraft 1 has all that the game needs and improvements should be made to that as updates instead?
Sound off below...
#Tip - When using large amounts of explosive always save the game first - accidents do happen!
#Tip - By having your weapons such as sword, pickaxe and axe assigned to the 1, 2 and 3 buttons on your keyboard they are in easy reach from the WASD controls that you use to move. Ideal to quickly kill an enemy...
More bargains on Amazon... - Treat yourself, you know you want to ;)
At night time, creatures roam your land and you must survive. Make sure you build a shelter!
#Tip - Having lava around your house is good for defense as it makes a nice deathtrap...
Minecraft Building Tips
Related Minecraft Links - Surely you don't want to click away from this lens?!
- Fung Foo Gamers
Not just about Minecraft, but gaming in general. Check it out!
- Official Minecraft Website
Yeah the games site where you can find out more about er... Minecraft!
- World of Minecraft
Fan site all related to the World of Minecraft - did you see what they did there?!
- Official Minecraft Forums
Go and talk Minecraft with other Minecrafters!