Minecraft Dungeons:Nightmare's Bite

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Nightmare's Bite
Nightmare's Bite.png

Melee Weapon



Natural enchantment

Poison Cloud

The twin blades of Nightmare's Bite drip with deadly venom, still potent after all these years.

In-game description

The Nightmare's Bite is a unique melee weapon in Minecraft Dungeons. It is a variant of the Sickles.


Can rarely be acquired from defeating mobs and opening chests in Pumpkin Pastures on any difficulty and Desert Temple or Lost Settlement on adventure and apocalypse difficulties.

Can also be randomly purchased from the Mystery Merchant and MCD:Luxury Merchant's stall's in the player's Camp.


The Nightmare's Bite possesses low power, moderate speed, and low range, and has a combo consisting of four alternating strikes, and two double strikes.

The first four hits deal the weapon's minimum melee damage, the fifth does double the minimum damage, and the sixth deals the maximum melee damage.


  • Spawns Poison Clouds (30% Chance)
  • Dual Wield


Power Damage
1 6-15
10 11-25
20 17-40
30 27-64
40 43-99
50 65-153
60 100-233
70 151-352
80 228-532
90 344-802
100 517-1207
108 717-1672



Minecraft Dungeons
Nov 28, 2019Nightmare's Bite was first revealed in the Minecraft Dungeons extended gameplay demo. At this point, it had a different description.
Dungeons BetaNightmaresBite gear.png Added the Nightmare's Bite.