Now Australia's Biggest Toy Shop

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

Minecraft Redstone for Dummies, Portable Edition

The indispensable primer for achieving redstone greatness Minecraft Redstone For Dummies is the complete guide to finding, using, and maximizing the power of redstone in the Minecraft world. This key element is essential for crafting and brewing, and can be placed on the ground as redstone dust a flat, transparent block that can transmit redstone power, the major component of most redstone circuits. Written by a recognized Minecraft expert, this useful guide walks you through mining, smelting, and other methods of obtaining redstone, and teaches you how to make the most of your redstone stores. Craft a compass, piston, lamp, or torch, brew a potion that reverts to Level 1, or turn it to dust to help find nearby power components. Whether you're in Creative or Survival mode, redstone mastery is crucial for successful gameplay. Minecraft is a worldwide phenomenon, boasting over 100 million players from around the world. While gameplay varies according to player preference, redstone remains a central element that allows players to build, brew and create as they advance through the biomes. Minecraft Redstone For Dummies teaches you everything you need to know about redstone, including how to get it and how best to use it. * Learn which methods result in more redstone per attempt * Discover how redstone is used in crafting and brewing * Use redstone dust to build circuits and power mechanical components * Understand redstone power, including source, levels, and configuration Don't be content to acquire what you stumble across. Redstone's versatility makes it an indispensable resource in the Minecraft world, and knowing where to find it and how to use it efficiently can make all the difference in your gameplay. If you're ready to level up, Minecraft Redstone For Dummies will make you a redstone guru in no time.
Product Details


Table of Contents

Introduction 1 Chapter 1: Introducing Redstone 5 Chapter 2: Getting Started with Redstone Programming 11 Chapter 3: Using Redstone to Power Mechanisms 35 Chapter 4: Understanding the Laws of Redstone 49 Chapter 5: Designing Logic Gates, Loops, and Other Devices 57 Chapter 6: Using Physical Machines in Redstone Devices 75 Chapter 7: Introducing the Command Block 95 Chapter 8: Using Data Tags to Customize Objects 129 Chapter 9: Combining Commands 171 Chapter 10: Building a Custom World with Redstone 187 Chapter 11: Ten Redstone Tricks for Survival Mode 201 Index 209

About the Author

Jacob Cordeiro has been playing Minecraft since the Alphapre-release. He attends Stanford Online High School and is theauthor of Minecraft For Dummies, Portable Edition.

How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Minecraft Redstone for Dummies, Portable Edition on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by, Inc.
Back to top