Netherite Sword

Netherite Sword in Minecraft
EffectDoes not burn in lava

Netherite sword is one of the most durable and powerful tools in Minecraft. Its characteristics are much better than those of diamond. Tools crafted from netherite are second to none.

The Netherite Sword, which was added in version 1.16, is the most powerful weapon in the game, without which it will be difficult to defeat bosses or play on hardcore difficulty.

Netherite sword can be strengthened with enchantments, some of them cannot be applied to the sword at the same time.

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Modify date: 11/15/2022
Netherite Sword as weapon
Netherite Sword can be used as a weapon, while the durability decreases by 1 unit with each hit. So netherite sword as a weapon will deal about 2031 hits before it breaks. Netherite Sword can deal 8 damage to mobs and other players, which corresponds to
on the health bar. But you can enchant netherite sword for durability or repair to increase durability.

Questions about netherite sword

Here you will find detailed answers to frequently asked questions about netherite sword.

The netherite sword is not easy to get. To do this, you will have to go down to Nether through a portal, the creation of which will require patience and resources. In the Cave, you need to find ancient fragments and melt them in a furnace. The resulting netherite scrap is used together with gold ingots to produce a netherite ingot on a workbench.

On the blacksmith's table, by combining a diamond sword and a netheriteingot, the player will receive a netherite sword.

You can make the netherite sword even stronger with the help of various enchantments.

For example, enchantment "Loot" - increases the amount of drop from killed mobs. Enchantment "Sharpness" - gives additional damage. Enchantment "Recoil" - throws the opponent away when hit.

There are many other enchantments for the sword, but you need to remember that some enchantments are mutually exclusive. For example, the Charms "Sharpness", "Heavenly Punishment" and "The Scourge of arthropods".

Strength (netherite/diamond): 2031/1562
Damage (netherite/diamond): 8 (4 hearts)/7 (3.5 hearts)
Damage per second (netherite/diamond): 12.8/11.2

  • Important: if you use the sword not as a weapon, but to destroy blocks, it will lose 2 units of strength in one hit. An exception is a boat or trolley, the destruction of which will not remove the unit of strength.

  • The netherite sword can be repaired on the anvil with the help of a netherite ingot, while retaining all the enchantments previously cast.
  • The netherite sword will not burn in fire and lava.

Yes, better. Any weapon made from netherite have more damage than a diamond one.

Yes, the netherite sword has the highest durability in the game - 2031.

If you need to repair a netherite sword, then it is easy to do it with the presence of a second netherite sword or a netherite ingot. Then you need to use an anvil, grindstone or crafting cable for repairs.

Yes, it is possible to kill some mobs with one blow of a netherite sword.

The chance of dropping a netherite sword after killing piglin is 1% with the initial level of the "Looting" enchantment and 11.5% with the "Looting III" enchantment.

The netherite sword is considered the strongest weapon in the game. But enchantments can make him really strong. There are only 10 enchantments for a sword in Minecraft:

  • Fire Aspect
  • Looting
  • Unbreaking
  • Sharpness
  • Smite
  • Bane of Arthropods
  • Knockback
  • Mending
  • Curse of Vanishing
  • Sweeping Edge

The player should remember that the charms "Sharpness", "Smite" and "Bane of Arthropods" are mutually exclusive, that is, you will have to choose only one of them.

A netherite sword enchanted with «Sharpness V» and «Fire Aspect II» will deal 18 damage or 9 hearts on the health bar with a normal strike, and 22 points or 11 hearts on the health bar with a true strike.

Loss rate data varies depending on different mobs.

The enchantments "Smite" and "Sharpness" are mutually exclusive. Therefore, if the player's netherite sword already has a spell for "Smite", then the "Sharpness" enchantment will not apply.

How to craft netherite sword

There is only one recipe for how to craft netherite sword in Minecraft. Below you can see a description of this recipe: a picture with ingredients and step-by-step instructions on how to make netherite sword in Minecraft.

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What to craft with netherite sword

There is only one recipe that uses netherite sword in crafting in Minecraft. Below you can see a description of this recipe: a picture with ingredients and step-by-step instructions on how to use netherite sword in Minecraft.

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What can be done with netherite sword in mods

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

Video about netherite sword

There is only one video on the site which has netherite sword in Minecraft. You can watch this video below to get a better idea of what netherite sword looks like in Minecraft.

How to enchant netherite sword

There are 7 types of enchantments that can be applied to netherite sword in Minecraft. Below you can see a detailed description of these types of enchantments that are useful to use on netherite sword in Minecraft.

Screenshots of netherite sword

There are 2 screenshots on the site, which has netherite sword in Minecraft. Below you can see these screenshots to get a better idea of what netherite sword looks like in Minecraft.

How to repair netherite sword

There are 3 ways how to repair netherite sword in Minecraft, they will to restore the durability of netherite sword in Minecraft.

If netherite sword is not enchanted, then you can combine 2 netherite swords right in the inventory to get 1, but with a large remaining durability. If, when combining, one of the items had an enchantment, then after combining the enchantment will disappear. With this method of repair, neither experience nor additional resources are expended.

If netherite sword is enchanted, then repairs are best done on the anvil so that the enchantment is preserved or added. You can repair using netherite sword, netherite sword with enchantments, or the appropriate material that is used to craft the item.

Repairing an anvil requires experience and additional resources.

You also need to take into account that when using an anvil, its durability is lost. Therefore, it is better to combine netherite sword and the enchanted netherite sword or book at once.

And do not forget that each new repair on the anvil will cost more and more experience. Therefore, it is better to combine enchanted items right away.

Command to get netherite sword

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

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

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

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

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