Lucky Block


The Lucky Block mod adds just one block, yet over one hundred possibilities to Minecraft! Just mine the Lucky Block, cross your fingers, and hope it will give you the materials you need. You can expect items animals, monsters, structures and many surprises. Drom sticks to diamonds, bunnies to giants, the Lucky Block will give you an exciting experience every time you harvest it.

Consider Minecraft gold. There isn't much use for it realy. Why waste your gold on tools, swords and armor. How many clocks do you realy need? Are you tired of useless stacks gold piling up in you inventory?

Now there's a block that makes gold worth mining. It's called the Lucky Block, and can be crafted with your precious supply of gold. You can also search for it in your Minecraft world. When you harvest this block, it will choose a random outcome from over 100 combinations of items, entities, structures and more.

But beware, for if luck is not on your side, this block may have devastating effects on you or your world. Use the Lucky Block wisely.


Getting Lucky Blocks



Lucky Blocks can be found naturaly in the Minecraft word. Journey to distant lands in search of Lucky Blocks.




You can also craft Lucky Blocks with a crafting table. All you need is eight gold ingots and one dispenser.

Increasing Luck


You are also able to increase the 'luck' of a Lucky Block by placing it a crafting table with appropriate other items. The higher the 'luck' of a Lucky Block, the more likely you are to get a better outcome.






When you harvest a Lucky Block, you never know what you will get. It could be a simple item, massive structure or dangerous monster. Cross you fingers, and hope that luck is on your side. There are over 100 possible outcomes you can get. Below are some of the things you can expect.




A huge variety of items. From worthless sticks and stones to the most precious gems and rare collectibles.


Stunning combinations of items, assorted to various themes. Redstone, brewing kits and more.


Various animals, creatures and deadly monsters. From bunnies to giants - and some surprises too.


The greatest reward of all. Chests, forts temples and more, build with detail and perfection.


Beware, for luck is not always on your side. Water, lava, anvils and other dangers lurk.


You cannot guess what you will get from the Lucky Block. Prepare to face the unexpected.




Add-ons are user-made additions to the Lucky Block. They add new types of Lucky Blocks with different features. The latest version fully supports add-ons, and provides a Lucky Block add-on folder in .minecraft/addons/lucky_block. If the add-on supports the latest version, simply place it in that folder.

If you are an add-on creator, refer to the documentation for information on creating a custom add-on. You are also reminded to not post your add-on on Planet Minecraft. Below is an example of a custom add-on, and an addon generator.








The Lucky Block can be configured using the files in .minecraft/config/lucky_block/version-X-X-X. You are able to configure every outcome of the Lucky Block, as well as create new outcomes. You can then welcome to share your changes with the community as add-ons. Refer to the documentation for configuration instructions.




Everything you need to know about the Lucky Block configuration system can be found in the documentation. This will allow you to customize the Lucky Block and create custom add-ons. The Lucky Block configuration system is very powerful, allowing for complete control and manipulation over Minecraft. While this system can become complex, basic functionality is straight forward, supported by a large range of examples in the documentation.

View Documentation


Additional Information



Enjoy watching multiple reviews of the Lucky Block mod by your favorite, popular YouTubers. Experience the challenge of harvesting Lucky Blocks, and laugh at some of the hilarious outcomes. You are also encouraged to share your own Lucky Block experiences on YouTube.

YouTube Reviews





A special thanks to the people below for assisting in the design of certain Lucky Block drops:

If you have designed custom drops, please feel free to contact us via Minecraft Forum, Planet Minecraft or Minecraft Ascending.


Author & Permissions



The Lucky Block was originally devaloped by Alex Socha, alias PlayerInDistress. This mod is subject to copyright, see below for permission rules and guidlines. The website '' is also the intellectual property of Alex Socha, and therefore the Lucky Block is hosted with permission.




The Lucky Block is protected by Australian Copyright Law. By using this mod, you must guidelines below.

You are not allowed to:

  • Create public modpacks using the mod. You are allowed to continue to maintain modpacks created prior to the 1st of January 2015.
  • Distribute this mod on other websites using any link other than this.

You are allowed to, without asking for permission:

  • Use this mod on your server, public or private. - Make youtube videos using the mod.
  • Make custom maps and mini games using the mod, provided the mod itself is not included in the final download (i.e. users have to download the mod separately)
  • Make custom add-ons.


Download & Install

Lucky Block

Download the Lucky Block mod, and enjoy testing your luck.

Minecraft Forge

Download Minecraft Forge, required for the Lucky Block mod.


Download Minecraft from the ocfficial site, and enjoy using mods.



To install the Lucky Block mod, you need to download Minecraft Forge with the link above. It is recommended that you run the Minecraft Forge installer for a simple install process. Lastly, you must place the Lucky Block mod file in the .minecraft/mods folder. Now you are ready to use the mod, enjoy!

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