Minecraft Dungeons: Best Weapons Guide – ‘Unique’ Axes, Swords, Bows, Scythes & More
Minecraft Dungeons involves a lot of combat, so you’ll need to know which weapons to look out for!
Minecraft first released on PCs way back in 2011, and the franchise has come an awful long way in the years since.
As a video game, Minecraft has now achieved GOAT-status, bragging a user base of roughly 100 million active users.
And it’s only getting bigger!
Minecraft Dungeons is set to introduce a new direction to the blockbuster franchise, with an RPG experience centred around fighting mobs and grinding for gear.
Inspired by Diablo’s causal take on loot-driven dungeon crawling, it packs a wide variety of unique weaponry to find.
Continue below for the best weapons you’ll be able to find in the ongoing beta.
This crystalized blade keeps swordplay simple, sporting a boost to damage output for increased efficiency with every hit.
While the Diamond Sword lacks mystique, its glowing aura draws eyes.
This mystical axe fully embraces the elements, placing a blazing inferno in the player’s hands.
The scolding axe burns all enemy types, dealing sustained fire damage.
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The weapon also features a “spin attack”, which involves swinging the weapon in a full circle.
‘Nightmare’s Bite’ Scythe
This dynamic duo leaves a mark on foes, with a chance of consuming the surrounding radius in poisonous gases with each hit.
The two scythes are elegant and agile in combat, and are among the few weapons with dual-wield as an option.
These venomous fangs slice through foes with ease, so they are ideal for handling lower-level mobs.
‘Red Snake’ Bow
The Red Snake bow packs a fiery punch, with the chance of triggering an explosion upon impact.
The explosive nature of the arrows provides the opportunity for bonus damage, and throws nearby mobs off their feet.
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This bonus aids in all situations, delivering short bursts of substantial damage.