Tutorial, Money and our Economy

Block Hermit’s economy is powered by Rhines. The more you have, the greater the kinds items you can purchase. In order to earn Rhines on the server you have a few options:

Tutorial, Installing Optifine

With the release of dynamic lighting for OptiFine we’re getting more and more players asking how they can install it themselves and experience the game like the rest of us. Other features include Shader support, HD Textures, and most importantly, a boost in FPS for older systems.

Grief Prevention

There are many ways to be griefed, but you can protect yourself with these helpful features.

Father’s Day Event Boxes

Happy Father’s Day! Thank you to all the fathers of BlockHermit. You remind us to be patient with younger players and bring about a warmth to the overall community. For one week only, Father’s Day event boxes are available at Newtown. (June 10th – June 17th) Inside the event box, you will receive Father’s Day… Read more »

[RESOLVED] Scheduled Maintenance April 30th

There will be a full day of downtime on Monday April 30th as we make some major changes to our console and host. The server will be whitelisted for juniors and seniors during this time so we ask players please do not try to log on if they see the server online on Monday. Login… Read more »

St. Patrick’s Day Event

Whoa! Looks like a leprechaun stopped by the server and left his pot o’ gold! He was last sighted dancing the jig at Newtown’s Discotheque. Limited time only!

Server Temporarily Down (RESOLVED)

Server is back online as of 1605EST Sever is temporarily down while our host attempts to reconnect MySQL services! Our host is currently facing some difficulties with a database management called MySQL. Our server heavily relies on this database to store a multitude of information and will not run without a steady connection to it…. Read more »

Please do not use Alternate Accounts!

Alternate accounts have recently been caught utilizing public farms to quickly amass items. This is unfair for other players who only have access to one account and is only able to be at one place at any given time. We cannot ban alternate accounts automatically because many players share an IP address because they play… Read more »

Unscheduled Maintenance

Around 1500 GMT, our server crashed due to a plugin malfunction. We’ve since deleted the plugin and are back online. Please remember we post all updates on our Twitter, Facebook, Discord, and Forums. The plugin in question does not affect players in any way as it was a maintenance plugin that the server no longer… Read more »