Minecraft is a open world sand box game where players can create whatever they want and whenever they want. In this article we take a look at how to make a Compass in Minecraft with simple steps.
Minecraft is mainly a crafting and survival game, where players can go on their own adventures. To go on their adventures, players need to face various dangers that lie waiting, like mobs, pitfalls and most important directions. The game is an open world game and the world is almost limitless. Therefore, players may get lost and not find their way back home. This is where they need a compass to guide them.
Down below we take a look at how to make a Compass in Minecraft.
Compass in Minecraft
The Compass in Minecraft is a very useful item as it allows the players to know directions and even make intricate maps of their surroundings.
The Compass needles point at the world spawn point when in player’s hand, inventory or in crafting table. However, the compass may malfunction when in anther dimension such as Nether, and point at random directions.
The Compass can also be used on a Lodestone to make it point towards the lodestone. The compass is renamed to lodestone compass and has an enchanted look. The compass is also used to create empty maps and locater maps.
Compass can also be found naturally spawned in Shipwreck Chests, Librarian Chests and Stronghold Chests.
How to make a Compass in Minecraft?
Here’s how to make a Compass in Minecraft:
Making a Compass requires two items and a crafting table. These are:
- Iron Ingots x4
- Redstone Dust
Iron Ingots can be made by smelting the Iron blocks, that the players can find underground, in a Furnace. Players will get 1 Iron Ingot from 1 Block of Iron. Redstone blocks can also be found while mining, and instantly turn in Redstone Dust once mined.
Players can combine them in this fashion to make a Compass in Minecraft.
- Compass is used to make a blank map with paper and compass.
- A locator map can be made by combining a compass and Map.
- A single compass can be sold to a journeyman-level cartographer villager for 1 Emerald.
This is all you need to know in how to make a Compass in Minecraft.
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