Transfer your vanilla world into a new dimension with the help of this list of the best Minecraft mods of 2018.

Best Minecraft Mods of 2018

Transfer your vanilla world into a new dimension with the help of this list of the best Minecraft mods of 2018.

Mods have been an integral part of the Minecraft community since its very inception. Although vanilla version of the game receives further updates, the game's fanbase also wants to experience things from other games as well as create their own unique environments.

Here you will see a number of the most popular mods that received the biggest praise from the community. Most of these mods have been originally designed for 1.12.2 update, but they should work just as fine in the higher versions of the game.

If this is something you've always been interested in, then check out this selection of the best Minecraft mods of 2018.

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Max's Heroes Mod

Have you ever wanted to not only wear superhero skins in Minecraft, but also use their corresponding super powers? Well, now it's totally possible with the Max's Heroes addon pack, which includes 40 hero skins, such as Batman, Superman, Spider-Man, Iron Man, and many others.

Six of these hero skins also come with special powers:

  1. Radioactive Spider Venom (Spider-Man)
  2. Hulk Smash (Hulk)
  3. Symbiote (Venom)
  4. Bluestorm Energy (Bluestorm)
  5. Firestorm Matrix (Firestorm)
  6. Ancient Myth Spirit (Herobrine)

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Snips Weapons Mod

Vanilla Minecraft currently has a few new weapons of its own, but there are still no firearms in the game yet. You can easily fix this situation with the Snips weapons mod that adds 10 new firearms, which will turn your Minecraft game into the proper first-person shooter experience.

Here is the complete list of weapons included in this mod:

  1. AK74
  2. SW1911
  3. FNFAL
  4. MP5
  5. M40
  6. M161.1.5
  7. UMP
  8. P30
  9. PKP
  10. AK74u

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Five Nights at Freddy's Mod

FNaF fans rejoice! This mod will transform your vanilla Minecraft into the FNaF world with all new blocks, mobs, skins, bosses, and other cool features. The creator of the mod, Wolfie1740, also added the characteristic sounds from the FNaF games that will help your immersion into the game.

So, if you like Five Nights at Freddy's and you like roleplaying in Minecraft, then this mod is a must-have for you.

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More Explosives Mod

Do you like to play with TnT in Minecraft? Well, here is a mod that adds over 50 types of dynamite, 12 types of bombs, and 30 new creepers to the game. Some of these new explosives are so powerful that can be compared to a 1000 explosions of TnT, and that's just from one bomb.

But not all explosives in this mod do fire damage, some of them explode with mushrooms, lightning, chickens, clouds, and there is even one that explodes with gold!

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Fortnite Mod

Here is one of the best Fortnite mods for Minecraft. As you may have guessed already, this is an especially popular title for modding. Unfortunately, not all of them meet the Minecraft community's high standards.

This particular mod, however, includes some of the finest Fortnite weapons and blocks that can be used for thematic crafting and building.

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Paragonia Mod

Here's something for those who like to create things never seen before in Minecraft. This huge mod adds over 200 various models and items to the game, which can be used for crafting and building.

If you enjoy making new maps and have a hard time finding the right kinds of blocks for your worlds, then Paragonia mod should be your number one choice.

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Prehistoric Eclipse Mod

There have been a few really good dinosaur Minecraft mods in the past, but they never looked this good as in the Prehistoric Eclipse mod. Currently, it includes 15 new dino species, most of which build nests and spawn eggs that give dino babies a new life.

The baby dinos can be easily tamed with a bone, so you can create an entire prehistoric farm.

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Harry Potter Mod

This unofficial Harry Potter mod has everything you've ever wanted to see from the famous J.K. Rowling's series about wizards of Hogwarts. It includes the following entities:

  • Forbidden Forest
  • New mobs:
    • Dragons, Nifflers, Bowtruckles, Owls, Phoenixes, Dementors, Werewolves, etc.
  • Flying brooms
  • Hogwarts clothing
  • Herbology
  • Lord Voldemort boss
  • New Potions
  • New Spells

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Inventory Vehicles Mod

There are plenty of car mods for Minecraft that are usually extremely buggy and glitchy. But this mod runs very well on any system and the cars look really cute.

There are seven types of vehicles in this mod, such as:

  • Cars
  • Lorries
  • Racecars
  • Ambulance
  • Bulldozer
  • Submarine
  • New horse

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Dragon Ball Z Mod

The DBZ mod will turn your Minecraft character into a Super Saiyan with all the super abilities you've ever dreamed about:

  • Charge for Super Saiyan levels 1-3: hold Shift
  • Kaioken (x10): type "/trigger kaioken set X" (X=1-10)
  • KI abilities: type "/function dbz:ki_techs" and "/function dbz:give_items"
  • Flying: look up

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Have you tried any of these mods already? Leave your impressions in the comments section below.

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