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Level 11 : Journeyman Blacksmith

Is mining too boring for you?

Mining Plus Is a Datapack aiming to make mining a more involved and complex process


  • Revamped ore refining system

    • Iron and Gold Ore must be forged
      1. Wash the ore by dropping in water
      2. Melt the ore by dropping it on a block over lava
      3. Cast the molten metal by dropping it on a smithing table
    • Redstone must be casted
      1. same as above 1-2
      2. cast destabilized Redstone in a cauldron
    • Lapis and Diamond must be chiselled
      1. Make a chisel
      2. Drop the rocky ore on a chisel
      3. Wash the dirty ore
  • Gold given a use

    • reinforced gold pickaxe has 5x more durability than a normal gold pickaxe
    • gold and reinforced gold have a chance to drop nuggets from stone
  • Sifting added (partially)

    • To sift, drop sand in water 1 at a time

Known Issues

  • Sifting more than 1 sand will make all of it air or all of it gold
  • It is impossible to progress past stone because iron is needed to make a smithing table

Review Video (slightly outdated)
CompatibilityMinecraft 1.16
toMinecraft 1.17 Snapshot

1 Update Logs

Bugfix Update 1 : 01/21/2021 8:53:09 amJan 21st

  • Diamond ore can now be chiseled
  • Chisel now works
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