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Sharpness

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Sharpness
Maximum level

V

Primary items

Secondary items
Enchantment weight

10

Incompatible with

Bane of Arthropods, Smite, Chopping

Namespaced ID
sharpness
Numeric ID

9

Sharpness is an enchantment applied to a sword or axe that increases melee damage.

Usage[edit]

In Java and Legacy Console editions, Sharpness adds 1♥ extra damage for the first level, and 0.5 damage for each additional level.

In Bedrock Edition, Sharpness adds 1.25 damage for each level.

An anvil is required to apply Sharpness V to wooden, stone, iron, and diamond tools. Golden tools and books can get Sharpness V through enchanting.

Sharpness extra damage
Edition I II III IV V
In Java and Legacy Console editions 1♥ 1.5♥ 2♥ 2.5♥♥ 3♥♥
In Bedrock Edition 1.25♥ 2.5♥♥ 3.75♥♥ 5♥♥♥ 6.25♥♥♥♥

Incompatibilities[edit]

Sharpness, Smite, and Bane of Arthropods are mutually exclusive. However, if commands are used to have two or more of these enchantments on the same item, their effects will stack.‌[Java Edition only]

History[edit]

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