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Welcome to the Fabric Wiki!
Fabric is a modular modding toolchain targeting Minecraft: Java Edition 1.14 and above, including snapshots.
This is an early work-in-progress wiki dedicated to documenting the methods, tools and APIs of the Fabric project.
Learn how to contribute to the wiki!
Make sure to check out our community spaces, and read our Community Rules!
- Frequently Asked Questions (expert mode) - a supplement to the above with more detailed answers
This wiki is also available in the following languages:
If you wish to use Fabric as a player, server administrator or modpack developer, these articles are for you:
Installing Fabric Loader
Updating Fabric Loader
Modpack and Launcher Developers
Please keep in mind that we recommend using MultiMC and MCUpdater for modpack play and distribution. However, that doesn't stop us from trying to support other solutions!
- Using MCUpdater for Fabric modpacks (covers usage and creation)
- Dependency Overrides (Loader
Tutorials for Developing with Fabric
If you'd like to start developing with Fabric, here are some articles which might interest you.
These pages will help you setup a productive development environment and semi-automated releases.
These pages are essential must-reads when modding with Fabric, and modding Minecraft in general, if you are new to modding, it is recommended you read the following.
- Conventions and Terminology
- Development Tools
These pages will guide you on the creation of items, such as tools, armor and food. Alongside crafting recipes and enchantments.
Blocks and Block Entities
These pages will guide you through the creation of blocks, storage of items and data in blocks via block entities, and the creation of models and blockstates.
These pages will guide you through the Fabric Data Generation API, which generates JSON files through data generators.
These pages will guide you through world generation concepts.
- Adding Structure Features (third-party tutorial)
- Adding Biomes (vanilla tutorial)
- Adding Dimensions (vanilla tutorial)
These pages will guide you through Mojang's Brigadier library which allows you to create commands with complex arguments and actions.
These pages will guide you through using the many events included in Fabric API, and how to create your own events for you or other mods to use.
Mixins & ASM
These pages will guide you through the usage of SpongePowered's Mixin library, which is a highly complex topic. We recommend you read these pages thoroughly.
Some of these pages are currently being written, some may not be available.
Contribute to Fabric
Looking for old tutorials? They've probably been archived. You can view archived pages here.
- Fabric API test mods (Outdated) - not a direct tutorial, but may come in handy
Contributing to the Wiki
- Wiki Meta - Starting point for contributing to the wiki
- Wiki Agenda - See what is on the current agenda, and what other contributors are currently working on.