Minecraft

How to Make a Netherite Sword in Minecraft

Swords are considered to be the melee weapon in the Minecraft game that you can use to fight mobs in close combat. If you consider yourself a true hardcore Minecraft fan then one of your end goals should achieve the netherite sword as this is the strongest one available in the game. But everything comes at a price and making this is a very complex task that requires lots of different steps which we will discuss in this article.

Required Materials to Make a Netherite Sword

You need 1 netherite ingot and a diamond sword that you can use to make a netherite sword

How to Make a Netherite Ingot

The first thing that you need is to find a netherite ore that can only be found using a block of ancient debris which usually hangs through the roof of the nether world and you can mine them using a diamond pickaxe.

You can only access this world by building a nether portal first that needs a very special block with the name of obsidian for its construction and you can find more details by reading this guide. Now after accessing the nether world and mining the blocks of ancient debris you need to place them inside a furnace along with a fuel that will give you a netherite scrap.

At this stage, you need to make 4 of these scraps, and other than that you will also need 4 golden ingots. For making golden ingots you need to place the gold ore and the fuel source inside a furnace that can be found naturally in every biome from Y = 0-31.

After collecting 4 pieces of netherite scrap and golden ingots each, you need to place them on the crafting table in the exact same way that will give you 1 netherite ingot.

How to Make a Diamond Sword

You need to gather 1 piece of stick and 2 pieces of diamond to make a diamond sword. Sticks are made from wood so the first thing that you need to do is to find any tree nearby and then chop it either with your hands or an axe. There are different types of trees available in the game such as an oak or birch tree and you can chop any of them to get the specified wooden log. For example, we have used the oak log on the crafting table that will give 4 oak planks as shown in the image below. You need to collect the wooden log and then place it on the crafting table that will give you 4 wooden planks. Placing 2 sticks on the crafting table in the exact same way on the two middle slots to make 4 sticks

Now, the next thing that you need is to find the diamond ore and mine it using at least an iron pickaxe. After that, you need to place it inside a furnace with a fuel that will give you a diamond.

After acquiring all the required items, you need to place 1 stick and 2 diamonds in the exact same order that is displayed in the image below.

How to Make a Netherite Sword

After acquiring the diamond sword and the netherite ingot, you need to place these on the smithing table that will give you a netherite sword. Whereas you can make a smithing table by placing 2 iron ingots and 4 wooden planks on the crafting table.

Now place the diamond sword in the first slot from the left side, and a netherite ingot on the second slot to make a netherite sword.

Conclusion

Nethirte is the strongest sword in the Minecraft game and achieving it should be the ultimate goal of every hardcore Minecraft gamer. But as everything comes at a price, crafting this sword also requires lots of different steps which are not only complicated but time-consuming as well. This article is a detailed guide on how to make a Netherite Sword in Minecraft.

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Taimoor Mohsin