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Check out this guide about the mod Dynamic Surroundings in Minecraft 2021! Know its details, how to download and install, settings, requirements, and version compatibility!!!

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Dynamic Surroundings - Mod Overview

Dynamic Surroundings Overview
Date PublishedDecember 17, 2015
Mod CategoryEssential Mods
Required ModsForge

Dynamic Surroundings Customization

Custom Surroundings

Dynamic Surroundings mod changes the visual and audio experience while retaining the original game mechanics. It allows you to customize it further by enabling or disabling some of the effects based on how customized you want your game to be.

Dynamic Surroundings Effects:

  • Water Ripple on Rain
  • Live Lava
  • Steam
  • Waterfalls Splash
  • Fireflies at Night
  • Fogs
  • Additional Sounds

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Shader Experience

Dynamic Surroundings is a mod that somehow gives off a shader vibe as there are visual enhancements. You would not want to miss out the new sound from this mod as it adds to the game's atmosphere.

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Updates & Compatibility

Update History & Changelogs

April 26, 2021


  • Forge 2779+ OreLib-1.12.2-; Do not use the deobf version of OreLib; it's provided to developers for mod development.
  • If upgrading from version 3.4.x or earlier: Delete your dsurround.cfg and let it regenerate.
  • Check your mods/1.12.2 folder and ensure there are no Dynamic Surroundings files within.


  • Updated embedded Mixin library to 0.8 (the latest STABLE version of Mixin as of this publish). Should fix compatibility with a other mods that rely on Mixin.
  • Speculative fix for rare fog "white out".
  • Speculative fix for client crash when using wrong Forge version but client is not able to give appropriate error info to user.


  • Compatibility update for the latest versions of Little Tiles.
  • Updated Russian Translations.
  • Update Roots Compatibility.

Version Compatibility


How To Install Dynamic Surroundings

Mod Download Links

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

Steps To Install

1Download Forge 1.16.5
>> Forge download page
2Download Dynamic Surroundings 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 1.16.5"
7Press "Play" to run Minecraft with the mods

Does Not Requires Other Mods

You do not need to install for you to be able to run this mod. Download the required Forge version and just place it together with the Dynamic Surroundings mod inside your mod folder and you're good to go!

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Latest Version1.16.5
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