The 10 Best Minecraft Weapon Mods, Ranked


The 10 Best Minecraft Weapon Mods, Ranked

Modifying games is just plain fun. Mods are a testament to a game’s longevity and appeal to players, and it’s hard not to think of Minecraft when you think of both. But combat in Minecraft often boils down to simple swords, bows, and the occasional pickaxe here and there. That’s where some useful mods can come into play and give you a break from the norm by introducing weapons to the blocky sandbox. In this list, we will introduce you to 10 of our favorite weapon mods for Minecraft.

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10. Minecraft Blockfront WW2 Mod

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Minecraft Blockfront WW2 is a mod that turns the cheerful Minecraft environment into a World War II battlefield. It has a good balance between full conversion and vanilla ease of use. In a nutshell, this mod lets you play our WWII-style combat game in Minecraft, with a good variety of weapons to choose from and some very well-executed graphical and sound effects.

9. AVA Weapons Mod

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Coming from another game called Alliance of Valiant Arms, AVA for short, this modality bring the armory from that game to minecraft. These are not very vanilla friendly, but will provide hours of fun and experimentation. An interesting feature of this mod is the weapon crafting table, which allows you to craft all new weapons. The best way to use this mod is to take advantage of its strengths in multiplayer scenarios.

8. Modular warfare

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If you are looking to just plug and play with some weapons in your Minecraft game then modular warfare mod is an excellent solution. In many ways, it’s very similar to Blockfront WW2, but without all the bells and whistles of the era. Instead, it provides the same vanilla-friendly quality that you can use to hunt mobs with some great looking and sounding weapons.

7. Counter Guns Mod

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We can’t talk about weapons in games without thinking about CS:GO. So if you need a little CS in your Minecraft, look no further than this handy mod. There’s even an option to headshot your enemies in true CS style, and plenty of weapons have done just that, like the Deagle, AK, AWP, and more.

6. Minecraft Elemental Weapons

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While there are some vague magical elements in standard Minecraft, what would you say to some magical weapons to add to the repertoire? The elemental weapons mod adds only a few weapons, but they are all imbued with elemental powers that serve specific purposes. It’s a great mod to add to your mob hunting game, with options like Fire Gun, Water Gun, or even Explosive Gun.

5. MrCrayfish Gun Mod

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If you have been playing Minecraft for a while, then the name MrCrayfish will be familiar to you. He has created many popular mods for the game, so it comes as no surprise that there is also a weapon mod in his library. MrCrayfish Gun Mod adds a wide variety of super powerful and customizable weapons to Minecraft, complete with some amazing animation and sound effects.

4. Portal Gun Mode

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Combining one more game with Minecraft, we have the portal gun mode, which brings the game’s signature portal guns to blocky reality. There have been a few variations of this popular pairing over the years, but this is our favorite. The great thing about this is that you can customize the mod through the settings menu, which gives you a lot of freedom in how you use it.

3. Custard Mod

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A bit of a grab bag of content, custard mod introduces not only weapons to the world of Minecraft, but also grenades, tanks, planes and much more. Everything is fully operational and practical, which means that your game will not be what you are used to if you choose to play with this mod. Still, if you’re looking to mix things up, this mod is a great option with lots of fun features.

2. Vic’s Modern Warfare Mod

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For a complete immersion in modern warfare, look no further than Vic’s Modern Warfare Mod. This is a game changer when it comes to gun games in Minecraft, completely redefining what it means to bring modern weapons and weaponry into this world. With the plethora of options it gives you, there’s also an amazing opportunity to role-play with your friends, if you so choose, each with a different outfit to define your soldier roles.

1. Guns without roses

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The best weapon mod for Minecraft has to be the one that best suits a normal Minecraft game. weapons withoutyou roses it’s a mod that plays and feels like it’s always been a part of the main game, and that’s an amazing achievement for something that could easily have been groundbreaking. Instead, you have to work just as hard to craft the weapons and their ammo, you can even enchant them, and it fits right in with the typical casual Minecraft experience.