For the pointed block which deals damage, see Pointed Dripstone.
|Catches fire from lava||
The dripstone block is a decoration block.
- Times are for unenchanted tools as wielded by players with no status effects, measured in seconds. For more information, see Breaking § Speed.
The dripstone block is currently used only for decoration.
|Sound||Subtitle||Source||Description||Namespaced ID||Translation key||Volume||Pitch||Attenuation|
|Block broken||Blocks||Breaking the block||?||?||?|
|None[sound 1]||Blocks||Falling on the block with fall damage||None[sound 1]||?||?||?|
|Block breaking||Blocks||Mining the block||?||?||?|
|Block placed||Blocks||Placing the block||?||?||?|
|Footsteps||Players||Walking on the block||?||?||?|
|Name||Namespaced ID||Translation key|
|October 3, 2020||The dripstone block is shown unnamed at Minecraft Live 2020 within the dripstone caves biome.|
|Upcoming Java Edition|
|1.17||20w48a||Added dripstone blocks.|
|20w49a||Dripstone blocks now generate naturally in dripstone caves, making them obtainable in survival mode.|
|21w03a||Dripstone blocks can now be crafted from four pointed dripstone.|
- Dripstone Blocks sound similar to basalt blocks.