The Hunter Illager is a new Pillager-themed mob, which can be found in its own wooden cabin. These creatures are hostile, and use a Bow and Arrow to attack their enemies.
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About the Hunter Illager
Within Biomes like the Plains and Forests, you can find a new structure spawning, which is a wood cabin. Inhabiting this structure is a new type of Pillager, which is called the Hunter Illager.
Multiple Hunter Illagers can spawn in a single cabin. When a player or animal gets close to them, they’ll pull out their Bow and Arrows and attack. Unlike other mobs, they’re also able to eat food to replenish their health.
When killed, they might drop the food their carrying. Inside their cabin, you can find some Beds, as well as some Chests and Barrels in the attic which contain loot.
Another weapon that this mod includes is the Boomerang. You might find some of these inside the Illager Hunter’s Cabin, specifically in the Chests and Barrels in the attic. But they can also be crafted from 3 Planks and 1 Paper.
When holding a Boomerang, you can hold down the right mouse button to power up a throw. After releasing it, the Boomerang will fly and bounce off nearby surfaces and blocks. Unfortunately, they don’t fly back towards the player often, and need to be manually retrieved.
The new ‘Bounce’ Enchantment can be applied to the Boomerang, which has a maximum level of 3. Having this applied will increase the number of bounces a Boomerang does when hitting blocks or entities. Other Enchantments can be applied to a Boomerang too, such as Sharpness which will increase damage.
Hunter Illager Mod Download
The links above will take you to the CurseForge page for the Hunter Illager Mod. Specifically, they direct you to the download for your chosen version of Minecraft. Learn more about why you should only download files from CurseForge.
How to InstallIf you haven't already, make sure to install Forge for Minecraft. It's a simple process and takes just a few minutes. Once Forge is installed:
- Download the mod for your Minecraft Version. It will be a .JAR file.
- Take this file, and place it in the 'mods' folder of your Minecraft directory. If this folder doesn't exist, create it. The easiest way to access your Minecraft directory is opening the game, going to Resource Packs and pressing the 'Open Resource Pack Folder' button.
- Once it's inside the mods folder, run Minecraft with the Forge preset selected. The mod will be installed and can be played with in-game.