Solid surfaced blocks with a minimum of two block spaces above them.
Maggots are small passive mobs.
Spawning[edit | edit source]
Natural generation[edit | edit source]
Maggots spawn on grass blocks at light levels of 9 or more with at least 1 block space above. They often spawn in groups of 4 during world generation.
Undead mobs[edit | edit source]
Maggots are about 0.4 blocks long and 0.3–0.4 blocks tall.
Drops[edit | edit source]
Behavior[edit | edit source]
Maggots wander around aimlessly, avoiding cliffs high enough to cause fall damage, and staying out of water. Like snails, maggots are very slow mobs. Unlike other insects, maggots cannot fly, and only dwell on the ground.
History[edit | edit source]
v8.0.0 DEVa[edit | edit source]
- Improved maggot animation.
v5.2.0 DEV[edit | edit source]
- Maggots now turn red when hit.
v5.1.4[edit | edit source]
- Added maggots.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- Maggots are an easy source of getting slimeballs without having to find slimes, which can otherwise be a tedious task.
- Maggots are the only insects that drop an item when killed.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Bear • Big Cat • Bird • Bunny • Crab • Dolphin • Elephant (Mammoth)• Fishy • Fox • Goat • Horse • Jellyfish • Kitty • Komodo Dragon • Manta Ray • Manticore • Medium Fish • Ostrich • Raccoon • Scorpion • Shark • Small Fish • Snake • Stingray • Turkey • Turtle • Wyvern