Minecraft is a popular 3D sandbox game in which players can experience playing in three-dimensional worlds full of unique content inside. It is a creative game that mainly focuses on crafting and building using unlimited resources provided by the Minecraft game. In Minecraft, there are different items, blocks, structures, mobs, villages, terrains or other entities present. You have to fight against different types of mobs and in addition, you can make your own mobs that defend you like snow golem or iron golem. In today’s article, we are providing a guide on how to make an iron golem in Minecraft with steps and pictures.
In Minecraft, there are different types of mobs present including hostile or passive mobs that attack on players. Among these there is a large and powerful mob present. Yes, iron golem is a mob that defends villagers and players from other wild mobs. Villagers can summon iron golem in all modes of Minecraft but iron golem naturally spawned only in the bedrock edition.
Players can make iron golems on their own in Minecraft using different blocks and items. If you want to make your own iron golem in Minecraft that protects you from other mobs learn how to make an iron golem in Minecraft step by step. For making an iron golem, you need:
4 iron blocks
1 carved pumpkin or jack o’lantern pumpkin
Craft a Carved Pumpkin or Jack o’lantern
For making an iron golem, you need 1 torch and 1 carved pumpkin. You can use any type of pumpkin for the head either carved pumpkin or jack o’lantern pumpkin. As pumpkins are a non-craftable item, they are naturally generated in the biomes of the world. You can find pumpkins in stony or sandy biomes or in grassy biomes. If you want to get carved pumpkins, you have to visit rail rooms in woodland mansions because they naturally generate there.
Another way to get carved is to use the command in the java edition: /give @p carved_pumpkin 1. Now for getting a jack o’lantern pumpkin, open a 3×3 crafting grid and place 1 torch in the middle box of row 2. After that place the carved pumpkin in the middle box of row 1. This is how one can get a jack o’lantern pumpkin. If you want to craft a torch, place one stick in the middle of row 2 and one charcoal in the middle of row 1.
Crafting Iron Blocks
As for making an iron golem mob in Minecraft, we must have 4 iron blocks. If you are in survival mode, you have to Craft iron blocks on your own. First, you need iron ingots for crafting iron blocks. You need a furnace and in the output box of the furnace place iron ore and place wood plank in the fuel box. This is how you can get iron ingots in Minecraft. It is the simplest way to get these ingots for crafting iron blocks. Once you have done making iron ingots, Place 6 iron ingots in a 3×3 crafting grid for getting 1 iron block. We need 4 iron blocks for making an iron golem. That’s how we can gather 4 iron blocks in the process of learning how to make an iron golem in Minecraft.
Making an Iron Golem
Making an iron golem in Minecraft is very easy and you have to follow just some steps. After gathering and collecting all the materials that are used in making iron golem start your process. Place one iron block on the ground and place another iron block on top of the first block. Now add arms ( iron blocks ) on each side of the topmost block. At last, add 1 carved pumpkin or jack o’lantern on the top as the head. This is how your iron golem will look like in the picture below.