Learn all about Minecraft Dungeons with this Beginner's Guide! This includes combat tips, level guides, multiplayer actions, & more!
Table of Contents
Video Guide For Early Game To Endgame
Beginner's Guide - Things To Know First
Entirely Different Gameplay From Minecraft
Minecraft Dungeons is a third-person dungeon crawler RPG which is entirely different from Minecraft's first-person open-world game. Instead of exploring & building, you will be fighting & looting enemies in dungeons!
Find Out The Story Through Missions
Another big difference between these games is the presence of a story in Minecraft Dungeons. You will be able to learn more about the story by playing through its Main Missions.Check Out Story Mission Walkthrough Here!
Features Unique Levels & Dungeons
Dungeons or levels follow an environment that dictates it's visuals, features, and enemies within. However, every level's layout is randomly generated so no dungeon is exactly similar.Check Out Level Environment Types!
Beginner's Guide - Weapons & Armor
Fight With Preferred Weapon Type
Your primary means of defeating enemies is through the use of weapons! From swords to warhammers, each weapon type is unique and has different stats that will affect your gamestyle.Check Out The All Weapon List!
Protect Yourself With Armor
Armor will increase your health and overall survivability as you go through dungeons. It is important to be fully armored before going into any level.Check Out The All Armor List!
Enchantments Adds New Features To Weapons/Armor
Add new features or skills to your weapons and armor with the use of Enchantments. Enchantments can either give more features to your weapons or buff a specific stat.Check Out All Enchantment List Here!
Use Enchantment Points To Upgrade
You can use enchantment points to upgrade your enchantments & make them stronger. Upgrading usually provides better stats & buffs to your enchantments.
Use Artifacts For Special Skills
Artifacts will give players special abilities that they can use in a battle. Want to shoot lightning from your eyes or have a constant field of lightning around you? There's artifacts for that!Check Out All Artifacts List Here!
Beginner's Guide - Combat Tips
Use A Hit & Run Method
If you find yourself having a tough time taking down enemies, it's best to employ a hit and run method when dealing with them. Run a few paces and shoot or attack enemies, before moving back again.
Make Use Of Potions & Other Consumables
You'll find Potions and other items that can give buffs or damage enemies as you go through dungeons. This is especially helpful against large mobs or when fighting a boss.Check Out All Items List Here!
Employ Both Long-Range & Short-Range Attacks
This isn't mandatory, but it will help you to defeat some enemies faster. It's a bad idea to melee specific enemies like Creepers or you'll end up getting blown up!
Playstyle Is Completely Up To You
There are no classes in Minecraft Dungeons, leaving a player's playstyle entirely up to them. Weapons, armors, and other gears can be equipped by any player!Check Out The Solo Vs. Multiplayer Guide!
Level Up To Defeat Tougher Enemies
All enemies have a level that will note how much health and damage they have. In order to have an even playing field, make sure to be in the recommended level of a Dungeon before going in.Check Out How To Level Up Fast!
Beginner's Guide - Multiplayer / Crossplay
Play With Friends To Complete Levels
With multiplay available, you can complete dungeons and missions in a group of up to 4 people. Both online and local co-op is available for Minecraft Dungeons.Check Out Multiplayer Guide Here!
Find Friends Through Online Multiplayer Forum
You can go through online multiplayer by finding friends online in our Online Multiplayer Forum. Check the link below!Check Out The Online Multiplayer Forum!
Cross-play Between Platforms Is Available
Along with multiplayer mode, you can also crossplay with your friends. This means regardless of your preferred platform, you can online multiplay with your friends!Check Out How To Crossplay!
Revive Teammates when They're Down
Did a friend get into trouble during one of your runs? Don't worry! Players have the ability to revive downed teammates that they find in the levels.Check Out What Happens if You/Teammate Dies?
Beginner's Guide - Other Tips & Tricks
Salvage Unwanted Weapons & Armor
Unwanted armors and weapons can be salvaged by players. This is a great way of clearing up space even in dungeons and getting emeralds and enhancements!
Get Emeralds From Salvaged Items
Weapons and armors will give players Emeralds when they are salvaged. The higher the rarity and level of the weapon, the more Emeralds they would give when salvaged.Check Out How To Farm Emeralds Fast!
Save Up Emeralds to Buy From Vendors
You may find Vendors around the world that you can purchase items for. Most of them will accept Emeralds as payment for their stock.
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