How to Make a TV in Minecraft

January 9, 2024
David Sunnyside

In the video game world of Minecraft, it's possible to craft almost anything a player can imagine. From building elaborate castles to recreating structures like the Death Star and Minas Tirith, it's a game where imagination is nearly limitless.

Minecraft is a free-form action-adventure sandbox video game developed in 2009 by Mojang founder Markus "Notch" Persson. It's a three-dimensional world where players can mine for resources, build structures with a variety of blocks, and interact with blocklike creatures that roam the map (or “mobs”). Players can play in either survival or creative modes. In survival mode, players must scavenge for supplies and fight hostile mobs to survive; in creative mode, they have access to all blocks from the beginning.

Kids can learn a lot from playing Minecraft, including creative thinking, geometry, and geology. It's also a great way to socialize with friends and compete against others online. The game doesn't come with instructions, but kids can learn how to play through exploration, experimentation and watching YouTube videos. However, some YouTube tutorials may contain bad language or inappropriate content, so it's important to monitor kids' screen time.

Creating a tv in minecraft is actually quite simple, though it takes some work. Begin by placing black stained glass panes on the ground and on the wall, then add two smooth quartz blocks either side at the bottom. Next, place item frames on the smooth quartz blocks and add iron trap doors as handles. To make the tv functional, use Glowstone dust to create a circuit that connects the oak buttons to the Redstone lamps inside the frame and activates them when the player presses the button. The tv will then turn on and off.

David Sunnyside
Co-founder of Urban Splatter • Digital Marketer • Engineer • Meditator
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