In Minecraft, TNT is the most fun item to craft. TNT was introduced officially in the Alpha 0.4.0 update of Minecraft.
Using TNT you can blast areas to destroy, kill monsters, power traps or be part of elaborate contraptions. TNT is easily prepared from gunpowder and sand. Although gunpowder is not a raw resource, there are tons of sand in Minecraft.
TNT does not explode on its own. To activate TNT you need to fire TNT either with fire or by using Redstone. Once lit, TNT will glow and white smoke will appear. TNT explodes after exactly 4 seconds. Be careful, TNT can kill you too. How much damage a TNT does to a block depends on the type of block and its durability. TNT will also kill mobs in the vicinity. This guide will explain everything you need to know about TNT in Minecraft.
Following are the required items for TNT explode in Minecraft:
There are 3 required materials to make TNT explode in Minecraft. Firstly sand, Gunpowder, and Crafting table.
- Sand : Sand is extremely common within Minecraft and can usually be found within minutes of roaming most of the world. You don’t need any special tools to get sand, just break the block by hand and it will fall.
- Gunpowder : It is a bit hard to get, killing the creeper is the best and easiest way to farm the item. To drop the ammo you have to kill these vines before they explode.
- Access to a crafting table.
Following are the steps that how to make TNT in Minecraft:
To make TNT, open a crafting area made of a 3×3 grid, place a sand block in the second box of the first row, then sand blocks on either side of the second row, and finally a sand block in the second box. third row. Once the sand blocks are placed, fill the remaining boxes with gunpowder. Once you’ve finished making TNT, move it to your inventory.
Step-1 Firstly, open the 3×3 Crafting table menu.
Step-2 Place your sand and gunpowder.
Step-3 Drag your newly created TNT from the crafting table inventory slot to its own inventory slot.
TNT is not necessarily expensive to craft, however, so obtaining ammo can be a bit difficult for beginners. The end result is however a unique block that can be leveraged for multiple use cases within the game, it is also a lot of fun to play with.