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Minecraft For Dummies by Jesse Stay

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Chapter 16

Understanding the Minecraft Game Modes

In This Chapter

arrow Understanding the types of Survival mode

arrow Playing in Creative mode

arrow Exploring Adventure mode

arrow Surviving Hardcore mode

arrow Exploring Spectator mode

arrow Understanding dying and respawning

One of the most exciting parts of Minecraft is that it can be played in different modes for different purposes. That way, the game not only increases in difficulty (or decreases, if necessary) but also allows the game to be played in a new way. This chapter focuses on understanding the different modes, choosing the right mode for your game, and switching between modes as your game progresses. Later in this chapter, Table 16-1 describes the different modes and how they compare against each other.

Entering Survival Mode

Survival mode is the most-often-played, ...

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