Red nether bricks are decorative variants that do not naturally generate.
Obtaining[edit | edit source]
Nether bricks can be mined using any pickaxe. If mined without a pickaxe, it will drop nothing.
Red Nether Brick
|Breaking time[note 1]|
- Times are for unenchanted tools in seconds.
Natural generation[edit | edit source]
Nether brick forms the walls and supporting pillars of all nether fortresses.
Crafting[edit | edit source]
|Nether Brick||Nether Brick (item)|
|Red Nether Brick||Nether Wart +
Nether Brick (item)
Usage[edit | edit source]
If a nether brick block is inside the whole bounding box of a nether fortress (not just inside the individual parts), nether fortress mobs (such as blazes and wither skeletons) can spawn on it if other normal conditions are met.
Crafting ingredient[edit | edit source]
|Nether Brick Fence||Nether Brick|
|Nether Brick Slab||Nether Brick|
|Nether Brick Stairs||Nether Brick|
Video[edit | edit source]
History[edit | edit source]
|1.0.0||Beta 1.9-pre1||Added nether brick, which can be crafted into nether brick stairs and fences.|
|1.4.6||Nether brick is now used to craft nether brick slabs.|
|1.5||13w01a||Added crafting recipe, using nether brick items.|
|1.10||May 6, 2016||Jens Bergensten tweets an image of two new nether blocks.|
|16w20a||Red Nether bricks added.|
|Pocket Edition Alpha|
|0.6.0||Added nether brick, which can be crafted into nether brick stairs.|
|0.12.1||build 1||Nether brick is now used to craft nether brick slabs and fences.|
|0.14.2||Nether brick now has a brighter texture.|
|1.1.3||build 1||Added red nether bricks.|
|Legacy Console Edition|
|TU7||CU1||1.0||Patch 1||Added nether bricks.|
|TU9||Added crafting recipe, using nether brick items.|
|TU43||CU33||1.36||Patch 13||Added red nether bricks.|
Issues[edit | edit source]
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Gallery[edit | edit source]
First picture of nether bricks, released by Jeb.