Minecraft

How to make Arrows in Minecraft

The Minecraft game comes with a variety of items that need to be crafted in order to increase your progress in the game. But doing that is not easy as you will face many different mobs that try to kill you and hinder your progress.

Killing these mobs is highly recommended in the game as it will not only increase your experience but also you will get some valuable items as well. So, one way to do that is by using arrows as they are highly beneficial, especially for the long-ranged attacks that we are going to discuss in this article.

Material required to make Arrows in Minecraft

You need to place 1 stick, flint, and feather on the crafting table to make 1 arrow.

The above-mentioned table will only provide you with 4 arrows but it is highly recommended to make as many arrows as you can for your survival in the long run.

How to Make Sticks in Minecraft

The first item that you need to make sticks is to get at least 1 block of wooden logs. There are a variety of trees available in the game and you can use any type of tree for this purpose. You can either punch the tree directly or use any axe to get a block of wooden logs.

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Now place 1 block of log on the crafting table that will give you 4 wooden planks.

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The last step is to place 2 planks on the crafting table again that will give you 4 pieces of sticks.

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How to get Flint in Minecraft

There is no available recipe that you can use to craft the flint, but you can get it naturally by finding a block with the name of gravel. This block can be found naturally mostly around the mountains and breaking it either by hand or using any tool.

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Now mine these blocks to get flint.

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How to get Feather in Minecraft

You can get feathers by killing chickens or parrots.

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How to make Arrows in Minecraft

You can make 4 arrows by placing 1 stick, 1 flint, and 1 feather on the crafting table by placing them in the exact same order mentioned below.

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How to use Arrows in Minecraft

You can’t use arrows alone and in fact, you need a bow that will be used to throw these arrows. For making a bow you need to place 3 strings and 3 sticks on the crafting table. After that, equip the bow and it will automatically start throwing the arrows by holding and then releasing the right-click button if you have any.

Conclusion

Arrows are a long-ranged weapon in the Minecraft game which means that you do not need to go closer to mobs in order to kill them. This makes it super useful as some mobs are very dangerous and their one hit can kill you easily. You can’t use arrows alone in the game and need a bow that will be used to throw these arrows.

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Taimoor Mohsin