Category: Tutorials

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.

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 »

How to find the nearest region pole

If you are lost in a region, there is a simple equation to find the nearest region pole. All you need to do is find the nearest multiple of 400 to your x and z coördinates and then add or subtract 200. example: x: -764 z: 1348 will be x: 800-200= 600 and z: 1200-200=… Read more »

Be Forewarned Going Into The End!

As of this post, seniors will no longer be rolling back ANY glitch/lag deaths in the End. Go into the End at your own risk! It has become a frequent problem for players to go into the end and die there repeatedly often with good armor set and tools with them. Seniors have been lenient… Read more »

How to Best Utilize Your Horses

Horses are a common utility in a server like BlockHermit, but did you know there are easy ways to make your horsekeeping efficient? Our server utilizes the plugin “Stables“. This plugin introduces the ability to craft horse armor (diamond, gold, iron), nametags, and saddles. The plugin, as its name suggests, also allows you to create… Read more »

1.10 Natural Fishing Bug

Have you tried to fish in a lake and had a bug where your bobber floats into the air? This is a common bug starting back from 1.9 and still persists in 1.10. It is the game trying to make sure you don’t fish in a small space. To fix this, you can dig deeper… Read more »

Your First Steps in BlockHermit

Welcome to BlockHermit! Since you’re here, we assume you want to read to get settled in. The process is easy but does require a bit of explanation. Spawn: When you first log into the game, you will be at the region Spawn. Most of the information you need is written right in front of you… Read more »