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Paper is an item crafted from sugar cane.
Obtaining[edit | edit source]
Natural generation[edit | edit source]
Paper can be found in 94.6% of stronghold library chests in stacks of 2–7.
Crafting[edit | edit source]
Usage[edit | edit source]
Crafting ingredient[edit | edit source]
|Empty Locator Map||Paper +
|When you first create a map, it is blank. Hold the empty map and press use item to transform the empty map into a map item which gradually begins filling with information as you travel around the inside borders of it.|
|Empty Map||Paper||Bedrock Edition only
Maps can be crafted without a compass, though they will not show the location marker. To add a marker, the map must be combined with a compass using an anvil or a crafting table.
|Firework Rocket||Any Firework Star +
|Adding more gunpowder increases the duration of the rocket. Up to three gunpowder can be used. Up to five firework stars can also be used with three gunpowder. Up to seven firework stars can be used by using firework stars instead of additional gunpowder. All firework stars will go off simultaneously when the rocket detonates.|
|Firework Rocket||Paper +
|When crafted this way (without a firework star), the rocket will have no explosion effects.|
|Version exclusive.[Java and Bedrock editions only]
The output will be a zoomed-out version of the input map.
Anvil usage[edit | edit source]
|Map or Locator Map (zoomed out)|| Map or Locator Map +
|Bedrock Edition only.
When 8 sheets of paper are supplied, the output will be a zoomed-out version of the input map.
Trading[edit | edit source]
Video[edit | edit source]
History[edit | edit source]
|1.0.11||Added paper, which can be used to craft books.|
|1.6||Paper is now used to craft maps.|
|1.8||pre1||Paper is found in the new stronghold library chests.|
|1.3.1||12w21a||Paper can now be sold to librarian villagers, at 24–35 paper for 1 emerald.|
|1.4.2||12w34a||Crafting paper and a compass give an empty map.|
|Maps start out at their closest zoom level and can be extended by adding more paper.|
|1.4.6||Paper is used to craft a firework rocket.|
|1.8||14w02a||Trading changed: librarian villagers now buy 24–46 paper for 1 emerald.|
|1.9||15w43a||More than doubled the average yield of paper from stronghold library chests.|
|1.11||16w39a||Added cartographer villagers, who buy paper as their tier 1 trade.|
|Pocket Edition Alpha|
|0.3.0||Added paper, which can be used to craft books.|
|1.0||Windows 10 Edition can now use the anvil as well as the crafting table to zoom in maps, just as Pocket Edition in general could.|
|Legacy Console Edition|
|TU1||CU1||1.0||Patch 1||Added paper.|
Issues[edit | edit source]
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