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Table of Contents

KNOW

YOURS

BIOME

16

prairie

32

Forest

06

The first steps

What is

Minecraft?

How to download the game and

what it's all about.

10

The first night

to survive

Even if it looks different - you are

not alone, overcome fear!

18 entry-level

GUIDES

Everything about the most important basics

- all animals, all potions.

34 MANUAL

Survival

Are you stuck This chapter helps

from sticky situations.

34

18

For advanced

08

44

jungle

46 advanced

techniques

Professional assembly tips will help you

to create fascinating things.

50 survival

in the NEther

How to get to "Hell" there

survived and got away again.

46

54

Village

52 defeat

Ender kites

Only the best can do it

conquer - until you are good enough?

56 exist

hardcore

Get ready Minecraft in the

to master the hardest levels.

52

66

64

swamp

66

mc: POcKEt

EDITION

Everything you need to know about the

Mobile version of Minecraft.

04 mINECRAFT


The makers of Minecraft

72

84

The makingof

mojang

The story of the studio that the

Minecraft-Created the universe.

The future

from minecraft

How's it going with Minecraft further? We

reveal Mojang's future plans.

Minecraft expand

92 community

textures

Tired of standard blocks? Lend

Minecraft a new look!

102 community

skins

The best free skins for

yours Minecraft-Avatar.

108

MODS and

maps

With amazing modifications

becomes Minecraft even more fascinating.

116 Install Correctly

How to download mods and

get them to work properly.

122 minecraft

Rendering

How you look Minecraft- Scores

Make fantastic 3D artworks.

122

108

Beyond the game

72

102

70

tundra

90

desert

106

extreme mountains

120

ocean

128

mushroom country

130

the best

equipment

Official fan article and license

Products - not just for nerds!

134 YOUTUBE stars

Do you want to become a Youtube star?

We have some advice ready!

140 ultimate

challenges

With new challenges

Do you play Minecraft like never before!

134

130

138

table mountains

140

144

the end

MINECRAFT 05


The ULTIMATE GUIDE for

What is

MINECRAFT?

Minecraft-Basics for beginners

B.

egg Minecraft acts

it is an open

World game in which

you as you like and

Mood exploring and

build what you want. The game world

is procedurally generated and

offers a wide variety of landscapes,

Raw materials and animals. Here you can

let your imagination run wild and

create your own dream world.

Minecraft stands for Pc, PS3, Xbox 360,

iOS and Android available. The

Versions for PS4 and Xbox One are supposed to

to be released on August 4, 2014. Each

The platform has its own

Features so some of the creatures

and objects only in the Pc-Version

occurrence. Should you Minecraft on

on your console are ours

Information and techniques, however

no less interesting. Because who

already know what's coming

Update brings everything with it?

6 mINECRAFT


installation

The first steps

What is MINECRAFT?

Find the game

1 For PS3 and 360 can Minecraft out

downloaded from the digital marketplaces

or a retail version in stores

can be acquired. You use, however

an Android or iOS device, you will find this

Play on Google Play or the App Store.

As Pc-Users go to the official website

www.minecraft.net on.

2 Buy

Each Minecraft-Version sets one

Account in advance that you have to create.

On the Pc you can watch the game under

Buy www.minecraft.net/store and then

download from www.minecraft.net/download.

3 Start

Select the desktop icon or

start the game in the Games-Overview

your console. On the Pc you have to

log in with your log-in data before

you press the "Play" button.

4 games

Now we can start. You should

start the tutorial on the console,

to get familiar with the game.

1 2

3 4

This is how it is played

There are many ways Minecraft to play.

And best of all, how you play

is entirely up to you. Just do that

what you enjoy and open one

new world if your current one

Project bored. Here are ours

Favorites:

inventor

Use redstone ore to make circuits for

to lay an electric door. You can

even build automated train wagons.

Or you can equip your farm with one

automatic harvesting system.

Nomad

Don't limit yourself to mining

of ore. With simple tools you can

you explore the wilderness and forage for food

walk.

Home builder

Build yourself a dream house or villa and

equip it with a kitchen, library, bedrooms

and a garden. You can

let your imagination run wild.

rancher

Build stables and raise a large herd

approach. Have a horse stable

you about horses with which you in the

You can ride the sunset.

City planner

Find a small settlement with NPcs and

turn the sleepy nest into one

Big city. Build roads, new neighborhoods and

enlarge the farms. The number of inhabitants

increases with buildings.

Lord of the castle

Find a big mountain and build one

Castle on it. You can take your fortress with you

large stone walls and gates

equip with traps. Of course it is too

possible to attack other villages.

Artist

Start the creative mode and use the

different colors of wool and stones,

a towering pixel work of art

to create. Or you build famous ones

Digitally recreate statues and landmarks.

Dwarf miner

Pound a hole in a mountain and look

never back. In the underground you can

you build a complete city and

Run farms - just like on the surface.

Just watch out for Smaug ...

Andrew Ryan

Swim out in the ocean and dive

into the underwater world. The building

of glass domes can take some time in

Make a claim, but you know: “A

Humans build up, a parasite asks: Where is

my share? ”Create your own rapture

and become an industrial tycoon.

Game modes

Keep track of things

In survival mode you will become the

1 spend most of the time. Here you can

you explore your world and resources

dismantle. In the night you will

however attacked by monsters ...

In creative mode you can

2 relax - there is no evil

Creatures. You have access to all of them

Resources and you can right from the start

build what you want.

Both modes also offer one

3 multiplayer option so you can

play with friends

can. If you get the perspective of the

Standard view does not like, can

adjust this in the menu.

MINECRAFT 7


The ULTIMATE GUIDE for

Survive

Yours

first

night

808 mINECRAFT


The first steps

Survive the first night

You are not on yourself

alone! We help

you, the next morning

to experience.

Z

u start of many games

are you allowed to get into a

detailed tutorial

dare to give you the rules

Mechanics and control options

be taught. At Minecraft is

the different: Here you are from the first

Second on your own and

have to fight in the pixel block wilderness

Struggle to survive.

Do you put a new world in survival mode

on, do you find yourself in a

randomly generated block landscape

again. The problem is that there are none

Instructions gives what steps

you should do next.

Minecrafts open world design offers

many ways to play and with your

natural survival instincts

you put yourself on the right track

bring. But then night falls

and the first monsters want you to

Laundry, even the best instinct does not help

more further. Explain in our instructions

we therefore tell you how to make a safe one

Build shelter, use tools

and create the first items - and that

in no time.

MINECRAFT 09


The ULTIMATE GUIDE for

So captivating

Game world also look like

Do you like

don't have time

waste.

Find a place for

your shelter.

Yours

first steps

S.

do you start a new one

Game in survival mode

you can either

one complete

generate a new game world

let or

a "start value" in the form of digits and

Enter character sequences to

the same pixel block world to one

to create again later.

Whatever you choose

you'll find yourself in a block jungle

find again in which there are neither objects

nor targets or any

There are text announcements.

Before you embark on a haphazard

You should go exploring

take a closer look at the surroundings.

For example, there is an increased

Point near you it is advisable to have the

Climb hills for a better one

Get an overview of the game world.

You have to hurry though, because

already after ten minutes it sets in

World of Minecraft the night. The

The game world is then shrouded in darkness

same period in darkness - with

the only difference that you are now

easy prey for bloodthirsty zombies,

disgusting spiders and other ominous ones

Creatures are.

Therefore, you should already be in

the first two minutes about it im

Be clear where you will find your shelter

place. It is always beneficial to your

first night camp near yours

Spawn point so that

In the event of death, you can quickly go to the safe

Area can return. This is

of course makes sense, after all, you just

a small time window available and

you have to get back to that as soon as possible

Start building. In the coming

You can still meet as a nomad

move through the block world and you

elsewhere a new, better home

build up.

So look for a hill in

whose flanks you build your domicile -

similar to a hobbit. You don't have to

just erecting fewer walls, even for

Opponents, these surveys are more difficult

to reach. So you shouldn't

Already in the first night as a pixel feed

want to end, you have to immediately start with the

Start building your refuge.

10 mINECRAFT


The first steps

Survive the first night

Build one

Shelter

F.

for building yours

Shelter can

you earth use that

available everywhere

stands. The building material

is little, however

resistant and sensitive to

Attacks by enemy hordes.

A better alternative - especially in

the short time - are wooden boards that are

can be made from trees near you.

Just find a tree, go

to the trunk and hit with your fists

incessantly on it. After a short time

you have destroyed the block and can it

call your own From every block of wood

four wooden boards can be made.

And you need some to get yours

to create first secure domicile. Wood

is also used to create a workbench,

need a pickaxe and torches,

what immediately after building yours

Shelter is on the program.

So try as many blocks of wood as

possible to get hold of all of them later

To be able to create objects.

Pro tip: don't forget the wooden blocks

further up in the tree. Just pretend

under the trunk, look up and

secure the additional blocks up to

Please not at home

imitate! To

a self-experiment

can we

confirm, that

hitting

Trees hurts.

Crown. Fortunately, gravity plays here

not matter …

Now go to your inventory and transform

your dismantled blocks of wood in

Boards. You should now have numerous boards

are available with which you

can build your shelter. Lay

for example, as a rectangle in the

Format 8 x 6 and with a height of

three blocks out and don't forget one

Leave the entrance free, otherwise you can

do not enter your post-camp. Your first

The domicile is now large enough to hold a workbench

and to place an oven in it.

You will have access to yours later

own mine. The roof for your

You can finish the house as soon as the

Night has fallen. Then you are

luckily in safety.

Try your domicile on

to build a mountain.

Here you have the best

Chances of survival.

MINECRAFT 11


The ULTIMATE GUIDE for

Say hello to your workbench: this is where you create various blocks, tools and

other items essential to your adventure.

The pickaxe should

to the first

created objects

belong.

With that you can

faster resources

dismantle.

Quickly build yours

Shelter,

to not get in at night

Panic.

12 mINECRAFT


The first steps

Survive the first night

Your

Hand-

Tools

N

oh, you with this sen. You then have to put the sticks in vertically

Creating yours lay the middle row so that the shape

A real pickaxe is ready to be used as a shelter.

you have hopefully you have all of our previous goals

reached and it's still a

just a few more minutes

Time until the night is left over sparks of daylight, you lie well in

your pixel block world collapses. currently. But there are a few others

Then you can have four remaining ones in your inventory

Build a workbench with wooden boards that need to be done. Would be an oven

Chores done before dark

which gives you numerous other building options

provides.

can cook and not starve to death.

for example beneficial to make you meat

The handicraft grid, which is 3 x 3 fields larger

of the table lets you have important work

Torches are essential.

Or maybe you're looking for charcoal that's for

tools and weapons that you can use to build a furnace with the workbench

Mining resources and building yourself against yours, you need eight blocks

Can defend opponents. Place the rubble stones. So go on a search

First in your shelter for gray blocks, mostly in the workbench

and then make four sticks (each stick can be found near mountains. Do you have

is made from two wooden boards). As soon as you get the resources, you place

When the items are ready, you can place your the blocks in the fields of your workbench

shape the first tool: a wooden pickaxe.

To do this, you have to place three on the workbench and place the oven in your

(you have to leave the middle field blank)

Combine wooden boards with two sticks. In slip. A cozy night stands

the Pc-Version, however, nothing stands in the way of production.

a little more complex, as the wooden boards in the

must be placed in the top three fields

MINECRAFT 13


The ULTIMATE GUIDE for

Survive

AND

Waxes

Build torches. Is it also possible for you

You can go with them to kill sheep

their wool (you need three wool blocks)

and three wooden boards a cozy one

Build a bed. So your alter ego can do the

Spend the night asleep in bed and

well recovered the next morning with new tasks

tackle.

On the other hand, do you want an adventure

you can of course experience yourself

even at night from your safe shelter

dare and explore the wilderness.

There is a lot to discover: Maybe

you can find resource-rich areas in

that are worth dismantling, or you go

on the hunt to get you your next meal

to secure. But always stick to it

your surroundings in mind. Your opponents

N

oh your first

Night in Minecraft

will you be sure

ask what idiot

has claimed it

becomes cozy. Has the

After all, darkness comes in first

held, it becomes extreme quickly

dangerous. You are on the safe side

only when you are in your shelter

and barricade the entrances.

But that's certainly not the nicest

Away the next ten minutes

to hit the ears. After all

there is however the possibility of using the

Survive night. To shed some light

You should now be able to bring yourself dark

lurk behind every bush at night,

to then transport you to the afterlife.

That is why you are well advised if you yourself

get a sword as soon as possible. To

you just connect two wooden boards

a stick. Again, you need the blocks

in the shape of a sword on your workbench

drop (place the blocks vertically in the

middle row). With this weapon you can

now defend yourself and rickety

Skeletons, terrifying spiders

and put a stop to other creatures.

Should you ever be damaged, throw

just get some nourishment.

On the other hand, do you prefer your safe one

Shelter, rather than in the dangerous

Roaming wilderness is that too

no problem. On the contrary: So

you can with the workbench and the

Furnace experiment to be unique

To make objects. Or you build

an ax, a hoe and a shovel to order

arm yourself for future adventures

- and dig yourself underground.

Because especially here there are interesting ones

Promote minerals.

The top priority is and will remain that

Survive night. Only then can you

leave your shelter with a clear conscience,

you in search of valuable

Give resources and play the game,

the way you want it Unless you are

you should follow our instructions exactly

you have now understood what I'm talking about

Survival mode is about and how you are with

need to handle your tools.

14 mINECRAFT


The first steps

Survive the first night

Already knew? These enemies explode near you. Hold you

therefore keep away from the green block creatures so as not to die.

Well, there has

someone probably not

to our instructions

held.

Bring a torch

Light in the dark

- and does it

Night pleasant.

The sun is almost

disappeared and

you don't have one yet

Shelter,

dig down.

MINECRAFT 15


The ULTIMATE GUIDE for

Know your biomes

You will often come across pools of water, whose

Banks serve as a source for sugar cane or clay.

16 mINECRAFT


Know your biomes

prairie

The Pc-Version includes savannas on plateaus,

which have numerous different tree species ready.

prairie

D.

he large, open grassy areas

in Minecraft are ideal

Places to see cows, sheep and

Pigs (in the Pc-Version

there are also horses) to be found. You can

slaughter the animals and their meat as