The only exception is if you are close to the biome border, you could hear mobs in an ocean biome. A mob spawner will summon mobs, provided there is enough space for the mob to be generated, and the light level within the spawning radius remains below seven. For technical reasons, you need to know the seed of your world to use Dungeon Finder, unless, of course, you want to find a seed for a new world. On Windows you can use %appdata%\.minecraft\saves to get to that folder. I just realized, the best place to look for mob spawners in vanilla minecraft is the mushroom island biome! You still sometimes find square areas in the desert where a dungeon near the surface has caused sand to collapse, as /u/mynameisperl mentioned, so that may be another viable option. A common trend … The first thing you should do is select a seed and version. /s. You can just listen for mob sounds and follow them to their spawners! You should also know that a seed is always a number (up to around 20 digits). New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, Press J to jump to the feed. You can find the savegames in the saves folder of your Minecraft installation. You can either type it in manually, or you can load it from your savegame. Afterwards, you can use the map below to find chunks that contain dungeons: Then, the coordinates will be displayed below the map. Also post your world seed, the locations you checked and your Minecraft version. You can make it yourself still easier. Levels allow you to store and reuse seeds on this website, without having to load your savegame every time. The app does this the same way Minecraft does, so it's safe to use letters (and other characters) as well. To scroll, use your arrow keys while your mouse cursor points at the map, or move your mouse while holding down the left mouse button. Some players may see this as cheating, however it is a method you can use to find dungeons and mob spawners in Minecraft. The lower inputs allow you to go to a specific point (e.g., your base) of the map and set a marker there. Otherwise, however, you're dependent on the server owner, who started the world and has access to the savegame and config files. Alternatively, you can use the /seed command ingame. Copyright © 2013-2020 chunkbase.com All Rights Reserved. When using a touch-enabled device, an extra option for enabling/disabling touchscreen control will appear below the map. Or make it even easier and use an X-ray mod. If you find multiple locations to be wrong, try again in a distant location. Dig a tunnel until you reach bedrock, dig a 1x2 tunnel, ride a pig threw that tunnel, then look up. Hostile mobs don't spawn there naturally, so the only way they do spawn is by mob spawners of some kind. My goal is that the finder is accurate enough to be useful and not be frustrating to use. Yes, and I do use subtitles usually, just not necessary. The "Save Map" button allows you to save the currently shown map as png image file. To use dungeon finder, enter your world seed in the text box at the top and click "Find Dungeons!". Level.dat is a small file located in the folder of every Minecraft savegame. The spawner will only spawn mobs if a player is within 16 blocks of it. In Java Edition, spawners are not found in the creative inventory and are the only block with an item form that cannot be picked with pick block. They can be obtained only by using the / give command, which gives a pig spawner by default; the mob can be changed by using a mob spawn egg on the block. If that doesn't help, let me know in the comments. Not approved by or associated with Mojang. You can turn on subtitles and then see where the sound is coming from (left, right, front and behind). The finder is not 100% accurate. Hint: You can also drag and drop level.dat here! In SMP, you can use the same command if you have sufficient rights. With that option enabled, you can drag the map with your finger to navigate, you can pinch to zoom in and out, and you can tap and hold to set a marker on the map. This app uses some relatively new web technologies. Dungeon Finders and Map Viewers It’s possible to upload your map to a website or program and it will tell you the locations of various structures, including dungeons. Note that mobs can spawn in any dark space within range, even if the spawner is fully lit. If you're playing SSP, the app is able to fetch the seed from your savegame. Afterwards, you can use the map below to find chunks that contain dungeons: 1. green: Zombie Spawner 2. red: Spider Spawner 3. grey: Skeleton Spawner 4. orange: multiple Spawners To get the exact coordinates: 1. mouse input: hover over a chunk or double click 2. touch input: tap or long press on a chunk Then, the coordinates … To use dungeon finder, enter your world seed in the text box at the top and click "Find Dungeons!". That being said, if you look for mesa (badlands) biomes, there's a good chance you will find surface mineshafts and cave spider spawners. You can always remove and add the marker by double clicking on the map. Once you entered your seed and version you can start using the map. Hostile mobs don't spawn there naturally, so the only way they do spawn is by mob spawners of some kind. The only exception is if you are close to the biome border, you could hear mobs in an ocean biome. By double tapping on the map, you can quickly enable/disable the functionality as well. If you type in anything else (like letters), it will be converted to a number. Not an official Minecraft product. As a result, some features may be disabled for older browsers. Some of the locations may not be actual dungeons in-game, and some in-game dungeons may be missing. mouse input: hover over a chunk or double click, touch input: tap or long press on a chunk. You can just listen for mob sounds and follow them to their spawners! Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I just realized, the best place to look for mob spawners in vanilla minecraft is the mushroom island biome! Mobs are created within an 8x8x3 high area centered around the spawner's lower northwest corner. When loading a seed from a level, the seed will automatically be stored as a level. You can use the slider below the map or your mousewheel for zooming. The latter can be done by clicking on "Load from Save..." and selecting your level.dat, or by drag&dropping the level.dat file into your browser window. I recommend using the latest version of a major browser such as Chrome, Firefox, Edge or Safari.