Minecraft

The best enchantments you should get on a helmet in Minecraft

Minecraft is one of the most exciting games that you come across if you are a fan of adventurous and open-world games. In this game you can do anything that you want to do but it comes with a cost, as you need to explore different worlds and gather items that are needed.

While exploring the unending world you will also face many different mobs who try to kill you if you don’t equip yourself with a strong defense system. So, this is where a helmet is needed which will cover your head that is the most sensitive part of the body. But sometimes, the basic helmet alone is not enough to protect yourself especially if you are fighting with multiple mobs at the same time. In such a situation you need a strong defense such as enchantment as it provides additional features which are missing in a basic helmet and some of the most useful helmet enchantments will be discussed in this article.

Specifications of the helmet

There are five helmets available in the Minecraft game, and their specifications are shown below.

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Helmets Defense Durability
Leather 1 55
Golden 2 77
Chainmail 2 165
Iron 2 165
Diamond 3 363
Netherite 3 407

Other than that, ‘Diamond’ helmet also provides +2 armor toughness where ‘Netherite’ helmet provides +3 armor toughness and +1 knockback resistance.

Best enchantments for a helmet in Minecraft

To do the enchantment on the boots, you should have an anvil, and you can craft that by placing three blocks of iron and four iron ingots in a crafting table, accordingly, as shown below.

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Now you need to equip the anvil from your inventory, place it anywhere on the surface, and then right-click on it to do the enchantment on your helmet.

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Other than that, you also need the enchantment books that you can get from the ‘Librarian’ in the village. Now let’s discuss some of the most useful enchantments available for the helmet, which are as follows.

Respiration

Players that enjoy exploring ocean monuments and underwater biomes will enjoy this Minecraft enchantment. In Minecraft, the respiration enchantment allows players to hunt for items underwater for considerably longer. Respiration on a helmet also minimizes the risk of a player getting injured or drowned if they stay underwater for too long.

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Protection


This is one of the best enchantments available for boots as it protects the player from all types of damage. This will protect you from the attack of other players or mobs and protect you from falling and blast damage. You need to place any boots and ‘Protection’ enchantment book inside the anvil for this enchantment.

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Blast Protection


This is another great enchantment that can save yourself from different blasts such as fireworks and explosions occurring in the Minecraft game. For this enchantment you need to add any chest plate along with a ‘Blast Protection’ enchanted book inside the anvil.

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Fire Protection


This enchantment will greatly reduce the damage caused by the fire and lava. For this enchantment you need to add any chest plate along with a ‘Fire Protection’ enchanted book inside the anvil.

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Unbreaking

Unbreaking is a universal enchantment that may be applied to practically everything in the game. The durability of an item increases when it is broken, allowing players to get more use out of it. For this enchantment you will need to place any helmet and ‘Unbreaking’ enchantment book inside the anvil.

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Conclusion

Helmet is one of the most crucial defensive systems that you can equip to reduce the amount of damage taken by your head. But sometimes this alone is not enough for you especially if you are fighting with multiple mobs so you need something more. There are different types of enchantment each having different specifications which can help you fight your battles in Minecraft.

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Taimoor Mohsin