The Challenge

Start a solo vanilla Minecraft world in HC or UHC mode and complete all advancements.

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Advancement List


Advancement In-game description Actual requirements (if different)
Minecraft The heart and story of the game Have a crafting table in your inventory
Stone Age Mine stone with your new pickaxe Have cobblestone in your inventory
Getting an Upgrade Construct a better pickaxe Have a stone pickaxe in your inventory
Acquire Hardware Smelt an iron ingot Have an iron ingot in your inventory
Suit Up Protect yourself with a piece of iron armor Have any type of iron armor in your inventory
Hot Stuff Fill a bucket with lava Have a lava bucket in your inventory
Isn't It Iron Pick Upgrade your pickaxe Have an iron pickaxe in your inventory
Not Today, Thank You Deflect an arrow with a shield Deflect any projectile with a shield
Ice Bucket Challenge Form and mine a block of Obsidian Have a block of obsidian in your inventory
Diamonds! Acquire diamonds Have a diamond in your inventory
We Need to Go Deeper Build, light and enter a Nether Portal Enter the Nether dimension
Cover Me With Diamonds Diamond armor saves lives Have any type of diamond armor in your inventory
Enchanter Enchant an item at an Enchanting Table -
Zombie Doctor Weaken and then cure a Zombie Villager Throw a splash potion of weakness at a zombie villager and give it a golden apple (by facing the zombie and pressing the use key with a golden apple in your hand), then wait for the villager to be cured.
Eye Spy Follow an Eye of Ender Enter a stronghold
The End? Enter the End Portal Enter the End dimension


Advancement In-game description Actual requirements (if different)
Nether Bring summer clothes Enter the Nether dimension
Return to Sender Destroy a Ghast with a fireball Kill a ghast using a ghast fireball
Subspace Bubble Use the Nether to travel 7 km in the Overworld Use the Nether to travel between 2 points in the Overworld with a minimum horizontal distance of 7000 blocks between each other, about 875 blocks in the Nether
A Terrible Fortress Break your way into a Nether Fortress Enter a Nether fortress
Uneasy Alliance Rescue a Ghast from the Nether, bring it safely home to the Overworld... and then kill it Kill a Ghast in the Overworld
Spooky Scary Skeleton Obtain a Wither Skeleton's skull Have a wither skeleton skull in your inventory
Into Fire Relieve a Blaze of its rod Have a blaze rod in your inventory
Withering Heights Summon the Wither Be within a 100.9×100.9×103.5 cuboid centered on the Wither when it is spawned
Local Brewery Brew a potion Pick up an item from a brewing stand potion slot
Bring Home the Beacon Construct and place a Beacon Be within a 20×20×14 cuboid centered on a beacon block when it realizes it has become powered
A Furious Cocktail Have every potion effect applied at the same time Have all of these 13 potion effects applied to the player at the same time. Check out the tutorial at Gamepedia.
Beaconator Bring a beacon to full power Be within a 20×20×14 cuboid centered on a beacon block when it realizes it is being powered by a size 4 pyramid
How Did We Get Here? Have every effect applied at the same time Have all of these 26 effects applied to the player at the same time. Check out the tutorial at Gamepedia.

The End

Advancement In-game description Actual requirements (if different)
The End Or the beginning? Enter the End dimension -
Free the End Good luck Kill the ender dragon
The Next Generation Hold the Dragon Egg Have a dragon egg in your inventory
Remote Getaway Escape the island Throw an ender pearl through or walk into an End gateway
The End... Again... Respawn the Ender Dragon Summon an ender dragon using ender crystals
You Need a Mint Collect dragon's breath in a glass bottle Have a bottle of dragon's breath in your inventory
The City at the End of the Game Go on in, what could happen? Enter an End city -
Sky's the Limit Find Elytra Have a pair of elytra in your inventory
Great View From Up Here Levitate up 50 blocks from the attacks of a Shulker Move a vertical distance of 50 blocks with the levitation effect applied


Advancement In-game description Actual requirements (if different)
Adventure Adventure, exploration, and combat Kill any entity, or be killed by any entity
Voluntary Exile Kill a raid captain. Maybe consider staying away from villages for the time being... Obtain an Ominous Banner, whether from a Pillager Outpost or from a Raid Captain
Monster Hunter Kill any hostile monster Kill one of these 25 mobs. Other mobs are ignored for this advancement
What a Deal! Successfully trade with a Villager Take an item from a villager's trading output slot, and put it in your inventory
Ol' Betsy Shoot a crossbow -
Sweet Dreams Change your respawn point Lie down in a bed. The advancement will be granted as soon as the player is in the bed, even if the player does not successfully sleep
Hero of the Village Successfully defend a village from a raid -
A Throwaway Joke Throw a trident at something. Note: Throwing away your only weapon is not a good idea -
Take Aim Shoot something with a bow and arrow -
Monsters Hunted Kill one of every hostile monster Kill each of these 25 mobs. Other mobs may be killed, but are ignored for the advancement. Check out the tutorial at Gamepedia.
Postmortal Use a Totem of Undying to cheat death -
Hired Help Summon an Iron Golem to help defend a village Summon an iron golem
Two Birds, One Arrow Kill two Phantoms with a piercing arrow -
Who's the Pillager Now? Give a Pillager a taste of their own medicine Kill a pillager with a crossbow
Arbalistic Kill five unique mobs with one crossbow shot
Adventuring Time Discover every biome Visit all of these 42 biomes. Other biomes may also be visited, but are ignored for the advancement. Check out the tutorial at Gamepedia.
Very Very Frightening Strike a Villager with lightning Hit a villager with lightning created by a trident with the Channeling enchantment
Sniper Duel Kill a Skeleton from more than 50 meters away Kill a skeleton with a projectile while being at least 50 blocks away horizontally


Advancement In-game description Actual requirements (if different)
Husbandry The world is full of friends and food Eat anything that can be eaten
The Parrots and the Bats Breed two animals together -
Best Friends Forever Tame an animal -
Fishy Business Catch a fish Use a fishing rod to catch a fish
A Seedy Place Plant a seed and watch it grow Plant one of these 5 seeds. Crops and plants without seeds are ignored for the advancement
Two by Two Breed all the animals! Breed pairs of each of these 14 mobs. Other tamable mobs, if any, are ignored for the advancement
A Complete Catalogue Tame all cat variants! -
Tactical Fishing Catch a fish... without a fishing rod! Use a water bucket on a fish mob to get a bucket of fish
A Balanced Diet Eat everything that is edible, even if it's not good for you Eat each of these 38 foods. Other foods, like cake, are ignored for the advancement
Serious Dedication Completely use up a diamond hoe, and then reevaluate your life choices Use up the final bit of durability on a diamond hoe, so that it breaks