Snow Block

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Game Modes Survival and Creative
Type of Block Natural Block
Tool Used Any Tool, but Shovel is the fastest
Luminosity No
Transparency No
Renewable No
Stackable Yes
Flammable No
Drops 0011 snowballSnowball


Snow Block is a most common terrain block in snowy biomes. It usually covered in Snow Layer blocks. 

Snowy biome

Snowy biome with Snow terrain


Snow Block can be obtained with any type of shovel or any other tool. It will drop 4 snowballs. When you break it with empty hands, Snow Block will drop nothing.

Snow 1

As a Crafting Recipe

4 Snowballs → 1 Snow Block

Snow block

As a Crafting Ingredient

1 Snow Block → 6 Snow (layer)

Snow 2

Updates History

Version Updates History

- Now you can break Snow Block with any type of shovel or with any other tool, except empty hands, and it will drop Snowball. 

- Added crafting recipes: now you can get 1 Snow Block from 4 Snowballs, and 1 Snow (layer) from 3 Snow Blocks.


- Snow Blocks generate in the World in snowy biomes.