Gunpowder


Gunpowder in Minecraft

Gunpowder is needed to make TNT (dynamite). Gunpowder is also used in potions, to create rockets and fireballs.

You can get gunpowder by killing the creeper before it explodes. Sometimes gunpowder drops after killing a witch, and even less often after killing a ghast.

Gunpowder is found in the chests in Nether fortress and the treasuries.

  • Minecraft versions: 11 / 10.5.1 / 1.22 / 1.21 / 1.20 / 1.19.1 / 1.19
  • COMMAND: gunpowder
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Modify date: 10/16/2022

How to craft gunpowder


There are 4 recipes how to craft gunpowder in Minecraft. Below you can see a description of all the recipes: pictures with ingredients and step-by-step instructions on how to make gunpowder in Minecraft.

Where to find gunpowder


There are 8 places where you can get gunpowder in Minecraft. Below you can find a detailed description of all these places where you can get gunpowder in the game Minecraft.

What to craft with gunpowder


There are 75 recipes that use gunpowder in crafting in Minecraft. Below you can see a description of all the recipes: pictures with ingredients and step-by-step instructions on how to use gunpowder in Minecraft.

What can be done with gunpowder in mods


There are several recipes that use gunpowder in Minecraft mods. Below you can see the description of all recipes: pictures with ingredients and step by step instructions on how to use gunpowder in Minecraft game mods.

Screenshots of gunpowder


There are 4 screenshots on the site, which has gunpowder in Minecraft. Below you can see these screenshots to get a better idea of what gunpowder looks like in Minecraft.

Command to get gunpowder


There is a command that allows you to get gunpowder in Minecraft. Below you can see a detailed description of this command to learn how to create gunpowder in Minecraft.

Gunpowder can be got using a command in creative mode. This requires:

  1. open chat (press "T")
  2. write command /give @p minecraft:gunpowder
  3. press "ENTER"

You can also specify the number and who gunpowder will be given:

/give @p minecraft:gunpowder 10
get 10 gunpowder
/give MinecraftMax minecraft:gunpowder
gunpowder will be given to the player with the nickname MinecraftMax

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