Even though the Nether is dangerous, the trip can be worth the rewards because of the awesome materials you can find. Here’s the low-down:


This block works underwater and emits a rad bright light!

Blaze Rod

Blazes will drop these, and they’re an essential material for creating a brewing stand to brew potions.

Soul Sand

This is a great material for making traps, as it slows your enemies down.

Nether Quartz

It may take a while to get a lot of this to build something substantial, but it’s really cool looking!

Check out the rest of our Nether tips here:

Guide to Top Tips in the Nether

Guide to Building a Nether Portal

Guide to Mobs of the Nether