There are thousands of custom Minecraft skins out there -- some are good, but most aren’t. Lately, people have been trying to find a way to make their skins look better, and the solution was the HD format. It allowed the skin makers to create skins with as much as 1024 pixels.
If you want to use these types of skins, then all you need is to replace the default “steve.png” skin with the HD skin of your choice (just make sure that your version of Minecraft supports the given resolution), and you will have a new awesome playable character.
Here are 15 of the coolest-looking Minecraft HD skins for all kinds of tastes.