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How to Get Shroomlight in Minecraft

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to get shroomlight in Minecraft step-by-step! You cannot craft shroomlight in Minecraft, instead, you have to find it and mine it.

Minecraft shroomlights generate in huge fungi and are a light-emitting block.

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Available Platforms

Edition Platform Available
Java Edition Windows, Mac & Linux PC's Yes (1.16+)
Bedrock Edition Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS, Android, Fire OS, Windows 10 PC's Yes (1.16+)
Education Edition Mac, iOs 12, Windows 10 PC's No
PlayStation Edition PlayStation 4 Yes (1.16+)

How To Get Shroomlight In Minecraft

1. Find Shroomlights

We first need to find Minecraft shroomlights. You can find them generating in huge fungi in the Nether in the Crimson Forest or the Warped Forest. In our example, we are in the Warped Forest.

This is what a shroomlight looks like in the huge fungi.

Find Shroomlights

2. Break the Shroomlight Blocks

Next, we need to break the shroomlights using the following game controls:

  • Java Edition (PC/Mac), Windows 10 Edition, Education Edition: left-click on the shroomlight.
  • Pocket Edition (PE): tap on the shroomlight and hold.
  • Xbox 360, Xbox One: press the RT button.
  • PS3, PS4: press the R2 button.
  • Wii U, Nintendo Switch: press the ZR button.

When the shroomlight breaks a smaller shroomlight will appear on the ground.

Break the Shroomlight Blocks

3. Pick Up The Shroomlight

Finally, pick up the shroomlight before it disappears.

How to Get Shroomlight in Minecraft

Minecraft shroomlights are simply light-emitting blocks that you can use as decoration. Shroomlights produce a light level of 15.

Minecraft Shroomlight Commands

You can also use a Give Command to make shroomlight in Minecraft. The commands are available in the following editions:

  • Java Edition
  • Pocket Edition
  • Xbox One
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Windows 10 Edition

To run the shroomlight commands in Minecraft, open your chat window and type in the below command depending on your version of Minecraft:

Java Edition 1.13 and higher

/give @p shroomlight 1

PE, Xbox One, Switch, Win 10

/give @p shroomlight 1 0


What is the fastest way to mine shroomlight?

The fastest way to mine shroomlight is using a hoe.

Does Shroomlight stop mobs from spawning?

Shroomlight will stop mobs that require low light levels to spawn from spawning.

What is a Shroomlight in Minecraft?

A Shroomlight in Minecraft is a light-emitting block that generates near the top of warped and crimson huge fungus.

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