Category: Tutorials

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 »


There are many ways to be griefed, but you can protect yourself against most of these. Claims You can protect your properties by claiming it. If you don’t have enough claimblocks for what you want to build; place fences around the area you wish to own (but don’t go overboard). This will let other players… Read more »

How to make a signshop on BlockHermit

Signshop Step 1. You start with placing a chest anywhere you want. This can be in a newtown stall that is assigned to you, in your base or someplace else. Just make sure it’s on claimed land so nobody can grief it. Then you go and place a sign in the place where you want… 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 co√∂rdinates 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 »