Loyalty

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Loyalty
Maximum level

III

Primary items

Secondary items

None

Enchantment weight

5

Incompatible with

Riptide

Loyalty is an enchantment applying to a trident, causing it to return to the owner once thrown. If the player dies while the trident is returning, the trident then drops in item form and is susceptible to despawning.

When the player is traveling between dimensions, the trident attempts to return to the player but stays in the current dimension. For example, if a player throws a trident while in the nether and goes to the overworld the tridents stays in the nether and does not despawn. As soon as the player returns to the nether, the trident resumes returning to the player.

Usage[edit]

When a trident enchanted with Loyalty is thrown and comes into contact with any block or entity, it returns after a time interval to the player who threw it. Higher enchantments decrease the waiting time to return.

In Java Edition, throwing a trident into the Void effectively destroys the trident; it never returns because it hits no block or entity.[until JE Combat Tests] In Bedrock Edition, the trident returns after traveling around 15 blocks in the void. A Loyalty-enchanted trident does not return when thrown by a dispenser.

Incompatibilities[edit]

Loyalty and Riptide are mutually exclusive. If the two are combined via commands, Riptide still functions normally but the trident can no longer be thrown.

Sounds[edit]

SoundSubtitleSourceDescriptionNamespaced IDTranslation keyVolumePitchAttenuation distance
Trident returns? ? item.trident.returnsubtitles.item.trident.return0.8? 16

Data values[edit]

ID[edit]

Java Edition:

NameNamespaced IDTranslation key
Loyaltyloyalty enchantment.minecraft.loyalty

Bedrock Edition:

NameNamespaced IDNumeric ID Translation key
Loyaltyloyalty 31enchantment.loyalty.name

History[edit]

Java Edition
1.1318w07aAdded tridents along with Loyalty and Impaling, Riptide, and Channeling.
18w14aLoyalty is no longer compatible with Riptide.
Upcoming Java Edition
Combat TestsCombat Test 4Tridents with Loyalty that fall into the void return to their owner upon breaking in the void.
Bedrock Edition
1.4.0beta 1.2.13.8Added tridents along with Loyalty and Impaling, Riptide, and Channeling as part of Experimental Gameplay.
beta 1.2.14.2Fully implemented the Loyalty enchantment.
Legacy Console Edition
TU691.76Patch 38Added tridents along with Loyalty and Impaling, Riptide, and Channeling.

Issues[edit]

Issues relating to "Loyalty" are maintained on the bug tracker. Report issues there.