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Matchlock Guns Mod - Mod Details, How To Reload

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Check out this guide on the Matchlock Guns mod in Minecraft 2021! Know weapons mod details, how to install and play, controls, how to reload & Minecraft version 1.17 compatibility!!!

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Matchlock Guns - Mod Overview

Matchlock Guns
Date PublishedJune 22, 2019
Mod CategoryWeapon Mods
Required ModsForge

Historical Guns

Matchlock Guns Cannon

Matchlock Guns is a mod that introduces historical guns into the game. As the weapons are of the first guns in human history, reloading them can take time. Also, this mod includes cannons that can be deployed and fired.

Only Version 1.12 Has Cannons

As of the writing of this guide, only the mod's version 1.12 has cannon available for the player to use.

Mod Showcase Video

video from PurplePlasma!!!

How To Reload Matchlock Guns

How To Reload Guns

1With "Gunpowder" in your offhand, right-click while holding your gun
2Right-click while holding the gun and while having ammo in your offhand (ammo differs per weapon type)
3With a "Gun Ramrod", right-click while holding your gun
4Hold a "Flint and Steel" in your offhand to light the gun
5Remove any items in your offhand
6Equip the gun and press right-click to fire

How To Reload Cannons

Cannons appear only in version 1.12

1While holding a "Gunpowder Charge", right-click on the Cannon
2Right-click on the cannon while holding a "Ramrod"
3Hold the cannon's ammunition (varies depending on the cannon) and right-click on the cannon
4Right-click on the cannon while holding a Ramrod
5To fire, hold a "Flint and Steel" and right-click on the cannon

Updates & Compatibility

Update History & Changelogs

November 30, 2020

  • Fixed issue where the buckshot and slugshot had the same crafting recipe

Version Compatibility


1.16 and 1.12 Are Different

Aside from the number, the 2 versions have content differences. Only Version 1.12 has cannons while the latest version 1.16 only has the guns.

How To Install Matchlock Guns

Mod Download Links

Mod DownloadCurseForge
Required ModsCurse Forge
(!) Install the version required by the mod

Steps To Install

1Download Forge 1.16.3
>> Forge download page
2Download Matchlock Guns on CurseForge. Select the latest version
>> Download from CurseForge
3Run the Forge Java file
*there is no need to change the install directory if you used the default directory to install Minecraft
4Transfer the mod .jar files to your Minecraft's mod folder
>> Know how to access it here
5Run "Minecraft Launcher"
6Select the Forge version that you want to play on. In this case, select "Forge 1.16.3"
7Press "Play" to run Minecraft with the mods

Does Not Require Other Mods

You do not need to install any other mod to run the Matchlock Guns mod. Download the required Forge version and just place it inside your mod folder and you're good to go!

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