Enhance your Minecraft world by creating innovative devices and elements with Redstone. Minecraft Mastery: Build Your Own Redstone Contraptions and Mods reveals how to maximize the capabilities of this powerful, versatile red ore. Learn how to create logic gates, advanced mechanisms, and much more. You'll also find out how to host a Minecraft server, use the qCraft and Computer-Craft mods, and develop your own custom mods. Exponentially expand the dimensions of your world with help from this hands-on guide--the only limit is your imagination!
Use basic Redstone items like levers, buttons, and lamps, and make an automated door
Create Redstone logic gates, clocks, and T-flip-flops
Build advanced contraptions--block swappers, concealed doors, a functional seven segment display, and more
Use miscellaneous Redstone items such as rails, minecarts, liquids, hoppers, and command blocks
Host a Minecraft server to open your world up to other players
Edit Minecraft worlds offline using MCEdit
Interact with Minecraft using Python on a Raspberry Pi
Create quantum physics-based contraptions and special effects with qCraft
Build ComputerCraft blocks and turtles and program them in Lua
Set up a Minecraft modding development environment using Forge and Eclipse
Make your own block-based mods and item mods
All code and example worlds from the book are available for download.
About the Author
Matthew Monk (Preston, UK) is an experienced Minecraft player and author of the self-published eBook ComputerCraft: Lua Programming in Minecraft.
Dr. Simon Monk (Preston, UK) has a degree in Cybernetics and Computer Science and a PhD in Software Engineering. He is the bestselling author of Programming Arduino, Programming the Raspberry Pi
, and other books.
Introduction1.Basic Redstone2.Redstone Logic Gates3.Advanced Redstone4.Miscellaneous Redstone5.Server Hosting6.The Redpower Mod7.ComputerCraft Mod8.Introduction to Modding9.Modding with ForgeA. Example Mod - TinyThingsB. Example Mod - PyCraftC. Resources
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 5th August 2014
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.7 x 15.0
Weight (kg): 0.28
Edition Number: 1