Essential Mod

Essential Mod


The best way to play Minecraft. Enhanced Minecraft features in one simple mod. Fast, friendly, and for everyone!

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Essential is a quality of life mod that boosts Minecraft Java to the next level.

+ Play together without a server

+ Take, edit, and share screenshots easily

+ Customize your character (free + paid cosmetics)

+ In-game messenger, across worlds and servers

+ In-game account manager

+ And mooooore!

-> Supports 1.8, 1.12, 1.16, 1.17, 1.18, 1.19, 1.20

World Hosting

Invite friends to join your singleplayer world, no server required! Simply open a world and click "Invite" in the ESC menu.

In-Game Messenger

Add your friends and message them across worlds and servers, all in-game. Stay organized and create groups.


Dress up your character with many different cosmetics, some even for free. You can also switch your skin and save multiple outfits.

Screenshot Browser

Essential features fully updated screenshot experience. Take, favorite, edit, and share screenshots from in-game, easier than ever before.

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Licensed ARR
Published 2 years ago
Updated 21 days ago