Check out this guide on the best weapon mod Spartan Weaponry in Minecraft 2021! Know details, how to install, crafting recipes, enchantments, & Minecraft version 1.17 compatibility!!!
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Spartan Weaponry - Mod Overview
|Date Published||September 16, 2017|
|Mod Category||・Weapon Mod|
|Required Mods||・Forge |
・Curios API (Forge)
Diverse Collection Of Ancient Weapons
A whole new arsenal of weaponry made for Minecraft. Inspired by Balkon's WeaponMod, it adds new versions of weapons from that mod, as well expanding the arsenal with a bunch of original weapons, including a variety of swords, polearms, blunt and ranged weapons. Most of these weapons can be made from the five vanilla tool materials.
Going To War With Spartan Weaponry & Shields
Each type of weapon from this mod has different properties that help with combat in certain situations, such as extended reach, damage bonuses, etc. These can make your hunt easier and safer!
You can maximize the effectivity of the Spartan Weapons if you pair it with the mod Spartan Shields. This mod came from the same author, and it includes a lot of shields to complement your arsenal of weapons. It also allows you to attack using the shield.Spartan Shields Mod Details
Mod Showcase Video
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How To Craft Spartan Weaponry (Recipes)
To craft any weapon in the mod, you will need to make either a Handle or a Pole.Handle
|Handles can be crafted individually with a piece of string or 4 at a time using either leather or wool. The Leather in the above recipe can be substituted for Wool of any color.|
|Poles can be crafted in a similar way. Of course, the Wool in the Pole recipe can be substituted for Leather.|
|You can also craft Explosive Charges, which are used in Explosive Arrows and Dynamite.|
Best Weapons To Play With!
Craft your weapons using Wood, Stone, Iron, Gold, Diamond and Netherite!
| Fast attack speed, but low damage. Can be thrown at foes in a pinch. |
| Stronger damage, but slightly slower attack speed. |
Properties: Two-Handed I & Sweep I
| High damage, extended reach and deals full damage to multiple foes. Unwieldy and slightly slow attack speed. |
Properties: Reach I, Sweep III & Two-Handed II
| Faster attack speed, but deals fairly low damage. Does more damage to foes without chest armor. |
Properties: Chest Damage Bonus & Two-Handed I
|Slightly faster attack speed, but deals slightly low damage. Does more damage to foes without chest armor. |
Properties: Chest Damage Bonus, Damage Absorption & Sweep I
| Significantly faster attack speed, but deals quite low damage. Does significantly more damage to foes without any armor. |
Properties: Unarmored Damage Bonus & Damage Absorption
| Low damage but very cheap to craft. Now available in other materials! |
Properties: Sweep II & Reach I
|Average damage for wood, though slightly slow. Can be crafted without the need of a crafting table. Can be upgraded to a Studded Club, for better damage. |
Properties: Nauseous Blow
|Note: Hammer on previous versions|
|High Damage, but very slow to use. Can knock foes back further away. |
Properties: Enhanced Knockback & Nauseous Blow
| Average damage, but quite slow attack speed. Has 50% armor piercing damage. |
Properties: Armor Piercing & Two-Handed I
|Note: Caestus on previous versions|
| Very fast attack speed, but also very low attack damage. Can be upgraded to the Studded Cestus for increased damage. |
Properties: Quick Strike
| Slightly slow attack speed and slightly low damage, but the attack can hit foes from further away. |
Properties: Reach I
| High Damage, but quite slow attack speed. Has extended reach and can breach the foe's shield. |
Properties: Shield Breach, Reach I & Two-Handed II
| Slightly low attack damage and slightly slow attack speed. Has a longer reach than other polearms, such as the Spear. |
Properties: Reach II & Two-Handed I
| Average damage, but quite slow attack speed. Does extra damage when the user is riding a mob or entity like a Horse. |
Properties: Reach I, Damage Bonus & Sweep I
|1.12.2 Recipe |
|An upgraded version of the vanilla Minecraft Bow. Has extra range and damage, but takes a bit longer to draw fully.|
|Note: Crossbow on previous versions|
| A ranged weapon with does significant damage, and has a better range than a Longbow. Needs to be loaded before every shot. |
Uses Bolts as ammo. Bolts come in Iron or Diamond variants. Bolts can also be tipped like Arrows can, as well as having Glowstone applied to them to make Spectral Bolts.
| Throwing weapon which has average range and damage. Not recommended to use for melee fights. Stackable up to 16 for 1.14.4! |
Properties: Throwable & Damage Bonus (thrown)
|Note: Throwing Axe on previous versions|
| Throwing weapon which has lower range but higher damage. Not recommended to use for melee fights. Stackable up to 8 for 1.14.4! |
Properties: Throwable & Damage Bonus (thrown)
| Throwing weapon which has a long range and decent damage. Not recommended to use for melee fights. Stackable up to 4 for 1.14.4 only! |
Properties: Throwable & Damage Bonus (thrown)
|Dynamite can be lobbed at a short distance to either blow up your enemies or cause some damage to the terrain. Detonates after 3 seconds. Terrain damage can be disabled by the (mobGriefing) Gamerule or in the config file.|
IMPORTANT: You need to place Arrows or Bolts into the appropriate Quiver before you can use them. Just right click the Quiver in your main hand to access the Quivers inventory.
Bows (including the Vanilla Bow and most modded Bows) for the Arrow Quiver and Crossbows for the Bolt Quiver.Arrow Quiver
Weapons from beta-1.2.0Boomerang
| Throwing weapon that returns to the thrower, regardless of if it encounters an obstacle. Now bounces off of surfaces for 1.14.4 only! |
| A hard hitting and heavy weapon that also doubles as a wood chopping tool. |
Properties: Two Handed I & Versatile (Axe)
| A slightly slow but average damaging weapon that does extra damage to undead mobs. |
Properties: Damage Bonus (Undead)
Weapons from beta-1.3.0Glaive
| A somewhat slow weapon with average damage, extended reach and the ability to hit non-direct foes with 50% normal damage in a sweep. |
Properties: Two-Handed I, Reach I & Sweep II
Spartan Weaponry - Weapon Properties
|Throwable||Weapons with this trait can be thrown at foes, dealing the weapon's damage to the foe it hits. |
Applies to the Dagger, Throwing Knife, Throwing Axe and the Javelin
|Two-Handed||Weapons with this trait are rather cumbersome to carry around and are optimally used with both hands. Attempting to use any item in your offhand will result in a Mining Fatigue effect being inflicted to the player. |
Two-Handed I will inflict Mining Fatigue II, while Two-Handed II will inflict Mining Fatigue III.
Applies to the Longsword (I), Katana (I), Greatsword (II), Warhammer (I), Halberd (II) and the Pike (I)
|Damage Bonus||Inflicts bonus damage to foes, depending if they have certain armor equipped or not. |
Applies to the Katana (2x to foes without Chestplate), Saber (Same as Katana), Rapier (3x to foes without any armor) and the Lance (2x to foes while the user is riding something like a horse)
|Damage Absorption||Absorbs 25% of weapon damage inflicted to the user as durability damage to the weapon. |
Applies to the Saber and Rapier
|Reach||Weapons with this trait , due to their length, are able to hit foes from further away. |
Reach II increases the hit distance even further.
Applies to the Greatsword (I), Spear (I), Halberd (I), Pike (II) and the Lance (I)
|Sweep (formerly Wide Attack)||[1.14.4] |
Weapons with this trait will inflict 1 attack damage (for level I), half attack damage (for level II) or full attack damage (for level III) to all targets that get hit by the sweep attack. Weapons without this trait will not have any sweep attack at all.
Applies to the Longsword(I), Saber(I), Greatsword (III), Lance(I), Glaive (II) and Quarterstaff (II)
Weapons with this property will inflict half attack damage (for level I) or full attack damage (for level II) to all targets that get hit by the sweep attack.
Applies to the Greatsword (II), Glaive (I) and Quarterstaff (I)
|Enhanced Knockback||Weapons with this trait will knock foes further away. |
Applies to the Hammer
|Nauseous Blow||Inflicts the Nausea II effect on a foes the weapon hits for 5 seconds.|
Applies to the Club and the Hammer
|Armor Piercing||50% of the damage from a the weapon ignores the foe's armor. |
Applies to the Warhammer
|Shield Breach||Has a chance to make a foes shield unusable for a period of time, just like using an axe does. |
Also works on Shields from other mods, like my own Spartan Shields.
Applies to the Halberd
|Quick Strike||Shortens the struck foe's hurt resistance time, enabling the weapon using this property to hit the foe much more frequently than normal. |
Applies to the Caestus
|Versatile (Axe)||The weapon with this trait can be used as an axe. |
Applies to the Battleaxe
Use Materials To Craft Weapons
You can use Spartan Weaponry mod to defend yourself or attack enemies. This mod gives you a pool of weapons that have different uses and are now compatible with these modded materials (as of beta 1-1):
Spartan Weaponry Enchantments
How To Enchant Your Weapon
Adding Enchantments For Your Weapon
To add an enchantment to your spartan weapons, you can use the same method for enchanting vanilla items by putting the item on an enchantment table and choosing the enchantment to be added.How To Enchant Items
You Can Also Use Anvils
Also, you can enchant your spartan weapons by putting it on an anvil together with an enchanted book you have acquired.
New Enchantments Available
|Enchantment (Max Level)||Description|
|Propel (Level 3)||Increases the throwing speed of Throwing Weapons, making them fly further. Formerly Impulsion and Lightweight.|
|Incendiary (Level 1)||Throwing Weapons sets foes on fire. Incompatible with Hydrodynamic.|
|Razors Edge (Level 5)||Sharpness for Throwing Weapons; increases damage inflicted. (formerly Sharpened).|
|Lucky Throw (Level 3)||Looting for Throwing Weapons; increases drop rate from killed mobs. (formerly Lucky Strike).|
|Hydrodynamic (Level 1)||Allows Throwing Weapons to fly underwater at a slightly reduced rate. Incompatible with Incendiary. (1.14.4+ only).|
|Note!||Requires Java 8!|
The 1.15.2, 1.14.4, and 1.12.2 versions of this mod are all currently in Beta, as there will likely need to be more weapon balancing and fixes to be done before a full release.
Updates & Compatibility
Update History & Changelogs
April 28, 2021
- Changed the version required for Curios from "188.8.131.52" to "1.16.4-184.108.40.206". This should fix any compatibility issues people are having with newer versions of Minecraft Forge.
- Added Russian translations, thanks to niterino
- Added Simplified Chinese translations, thanks to 莉莉卡
How To Install Spartan Weaponry
Mod Download Links
|Required Mods||Curse Forge|
(!) Install the version required by the mod
Steps To Install
|1||Download Forge 1.16.5|
>> Forge download page
|2||Download Spartan Weaponry on CurseForge. Select the latest version|
>> Download from CurseForge
|3||Run the Forge Java file|
*there is no need to change the install directory if you used the default directory to install Minecraft
|4||Transfer the mod .jar files to your Minecraft's mod folder|
>> Know how to access it here
|5||Run "Minecraft Launcher"|
|6||Select the Forge version that you want to play on. In this case, select "Forge 1.16.5"|
|7||Press "Play" to run Minecraft with the mods|
Requires Other Mods
You need to install Curious API (Forge) for you to be able to run this mod. Download the required Forge version and just place it together with the Spartan Weaponry mod inside your mod folder and you're good to go!
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