Absolute Beginner's Guide to Minecraft Mods Programming

Abso Begi Gui Mine ePub_2
by Rogers Cadenhead
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Publisher: Pearson Education

Series: Absolute Beginner's Guide

Publication Date: May 03, 2016

ISBN: 9780134277738

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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The easiest, quickest, most entertaining introduction to creating Minecraft mods in Java – updated to use the Spigot server for running your own Minecraft server and creating Minecraft mods

  • Ideal for Minecraft users, young and old, who are new to programming
  • Clear and friendly style assumes no prior programming knowledge
  • Popular author Rogers Cadenhead breaks down Minecraft mods programming concepts and terms into short, easily understandable lessons
  • Fun examples provide a step-by-step, hands-on experience that begins with simple tasks and gradually builds

Master Minecraft modding and use Java to transform Minecraft’s worlds, tools, behavior, weapons, structures, mobs…everything! (Plus, you’ll learn some basic Java programming skills you can use anywhere.) 

Learn how to do what you want, the way you want, one incredibly easy step at a time. Modding Minecraft has never been this simple.


This is the easiest, most practical beginner’s guide to creating killer Minecraft mods in Java… simple, reliable, full-color instructions for doing everything you really want to do. Here’s a small sample of what you’ll learn:

  • Set up your Minecraft server and mod development tools
  • Master Java basics every Minecraft modder needs to know
  • Read, write, store, and change information throughout your mod
  • Build mods that can make decisions and respond to player actions
  • Understand object-oriented programming and the objects you can program in Minecraft
  • Handle errors without crashing Minecraft
  • Use threads to create mobs that can do many things at once
  • Customize your mobs, and build on existing objects to write ...