We have begun migration of most wikis to our new host, Amazon Web Services. All but the top 100 wikis are in read-only mode until the migration is complete. Estimated completion: End of Week.
dec: 87 hex: 57 bin: 1010111
Netherrack is a rock-like block found in the Nether.
Obtaining[edit | edit source]
Netherrack can only be collected with a pickaxe.
|Breaking time[note 1]|
- Times are for unenchanted tools in seconds.
Natural generation[edit | edit source]
Netherrack makes up most of the Nether's terrain.
Netherrack generates as part of nether portals spawned floating.[Bedrock Edition only]
Endermen[edit | edit source]
Endermen can pick up netherrack, and will drop the block they are holding if killed.
Usage[edit | edit source]
When netherrack's top is lit on fire, the fire will burn indefinitely.
Smelting ingredient[edit | edit source]
|Nether Brick (item)||Netherrack +
Video[edit | edit source]
History[edit | edit source]
|1.2.0||Added netherrack, originally called "bloodstone", and referred to by Notch at one point as "netherstone"|
|1.0.0||Beta 1.9-pre5||Netherrack's texture was slightly changed.|
|1.5||13w01a||Netherrack can now be smelted into a Nether Brick item, which are used to craft a Nether Brick block, just like clay can become normal bricks|
|13w02a||Netherrack now uses the hellrock.png texture in texture packs.|
|1.8||14w27b||Netherrack's texture is now randomly rotated depending on position.|
|1.10||16w20a||Endermen can now pick up netherrack.|
|Pocket Edition Alpha|
|0.6.0||Added netherrack, which now generates as the main block of the Nether reactor instead of obsidian.|
|0.7.1||Netherrack is now flammable.|
|0.12.1||The Nether reactor has been removed and replaced with the actual Nether, and this is the way to get netherrack now.|
|0.15.0||build 1||Endermen can now pick up netherrack.|
|Legacy Console Edition|
|TU1||CU1||1.0||Patch 1||Added netherrack.|
|TU43||CU33||1.36||Patch 13||Endermen can now pick up netherrack.|
Issues[edit | edit source]
Issues relating to “Netherrack” are maintained on the issue tracker. Report issues there.