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Spawn Animations

A data pack for 1.14x-1.19x


Hostile mobs dig out of the ground or poof into existence when they spawn.

Works with: Zombies, Zombie Villagers, Husks, Drowned, Skeletons, Strays, Spiders, Cave Spiders, Creepers, Vexes, Witches, Pillagers, Evokers, Vindicators, Illusioners, Slimes, Magma Cubes, Wither Skeletons, Hoglins, Zombified Piglins, Striders, Enderman, Endermites and Giants.

This pack does not really affect vanilla gameplay, since the entities that have not yet come out of the ground are only invisible and silent.

If you want to exclude an entity, you can use the tag "exclude" or edit the JSON files located in spawnanimations/data/spawnanimations/tags/entity_types/... to include and exclude mobs.


Decide if you want to download the pack as a pure data pack [DP] or packaged as a mod [Mod].
Put the pure data pack .zip file into the datapacks folder of your Minecraft world, or the mod into your .minecraft/mods folder.


To check for updates, use /trigger menu and hit the Check for Updates button. There is also a Reset and an Uninstall button.

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For Minecraft 1.14 and 1.15 use this legacy version.

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