Modding Minecraft is not easy. Different mods require lots of different APIs and often overwrite the same classes or block and item IDs. If you're going to use a lot of mods, you're going to have a hard time keeping track of compatibility. Lucky for you, Magic Launcher is here to make it a bit easier.
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.
We guide you through the great Lycanite's Mobs mod that adds biome-specific monsters to the game with fantastic textures and animation. In this part we take a look at the mobs of the desert biome and the scary Nether…Crypt Zombies are desert version of the regular zombie. Their advantage is that they don't burn in the daylight.
We've got a fresh batch info about one of your favorite mods - the Aether II. As we've mentioned before, the developers deliver development news on their Facebook page. Here's what's been going on for the past few months. UPDATE: We've updated the article to include some new info released by the Aether team in the form of an infographic.
Unless you've been living under a rock, you know Minecon has been rocking the Minecraft community hard. If you haven't been following it closely, here's a short recap of what went down on Minecon. It all began with an opening keynote which began with a video about how it all began made by Haat Films, the guys that make all the official Minecraft trailers.
Did you ever feel that the weather system in vanilla Minecraft is lacking and could be improved? Do you think there shouldn't just be rain, sun and snow, but shades of grey in between? Modder Corosus seems to think so, and he tries to improve it with his Weather & Tornadoes mod. The mod does exactly what the name says - it adds more weather types (including wind) and tornadoes to the game, and it is awesome.