In this tutorial, you will learn and acknowledge with full explanation on how to make a jack o’lantern in Minecraft with step wise instructions. Generally in Minecraft, a jack o’lantern is among the many building blocks that you can easily choose to make.
Jack o’ Lanterns are solid blocks, came into being in the Halloween Update on October 30, 2010, in 0.8.0. Minecraft version for Pocket Edition, created with combination of a pumpkin and a torch in the crafting grid. They were introduced for the decorative addition which are also be used as a light source and their light radius is way larger than that of a torch. They generally work underwater
Let’s explore how to make a jack o’lantern in Minecraft
Jack O’lantern Supported Platforms in Minecraft
A jack o’lantern is available in the following differentr versions of Minecraft:
Platform Supported (Version*)
Java Edition (PC/Mac) Yes
Pocket Edition (PE) Yes (0.8.0)
Xbox 360 Yes
Xbox One Yes
PS3 PS3 Yes
PS4 PS4 Yes
Wii U Yes
Nintendo Switch Yes
Windows 10 Edition Yes
Education Edition Yes
Materials Required to make a Jack o’Lantern in Minecraft
These are the materials you will require to use to make a jack o’lantern in Minecraft:
- 1 Carved Pumpkin
How to craft/make a Jack o’Lantern in Survival Mode in Minecraft Games:
1. Open the Crafting Menu
At First you will need to open your crafting table to get yourself prepared with the 3×3 crafting grid that would look like the image shown below:
2. Add Items to make a Jack o’Lantern
In the crafting menu, you would come across to see a crafting area which is made up of a 3×3 crafting grid. To make a jack o’lantern, 1 carved pumpkin and 1 torch to be placed in the 3×3 crafting grid.
It is important while making a jack o’lantern, the carved pumpkin and the torch are to be placed in the exact pattern like the image shown below. In the first row, it should be 1 carved pumpkin in the middle box. In the second row, it should be 1 torch in the middle box. Hence it is the Minecraft crafting recipe for a jack o’lantern.
Now that the crafting area is filled with the correct pattern, the jack o’lantern will be visible in the box to the right.
3. Move the Jack o’Lantern to Inventory
Once you make the jack o’lantern , you will now need to move the new item to your inventory.
Congratulations, this is the final jack o’lantern in Minecraft!