How to Make a Torch in Minecraft: A Useful Guide to Level Up Your Game

How to Make a Torch in Minecraft: A Useful Guide to Level Up Your Game
Minecraft Torch - Photo by allinonemovie from Pixabay
SHARE - Minecraft, a sandbox video game, is already famous for over 10 years. It becomes the favorite game for so many people all around the world. What makes this video game to be so popular? This game lets people create their ideal world by building and creating everything. 

It can be played in a survival mode or many players choose the creative mode. Minecraft is available for single player users or multiplayer users, where you can play this game online together with your friends. Minecraft is a game suitable for ages from 7+ to 13+ depending on the game version that is being played.

Are you new to this game and currently looking for a guide on how to make a torch in Minecraft? Then, you made a good decision to come to this page. Tripboba has compiled the easy steps on how to make a torch in Minecraft just for you. Stick to the end to find out the way on how to make a torch in Minecraft to light up your world!

1. How to Make a Torch in Minecraft PE?

Minecraft Torch - Photo by theunwiseman from Flickr 

Here is the step-by-step on how to make a torch in Minecraft PE that you can easily follow.

Step 1. Firstly, you need to prepare the materials that are required to make torches. Things that you need are 1 charcoal, 1 stick, and 1 coal.

Step 2. In the next step, you need to open the crafting menu to choose all materials that are needed to make a torch.

Step 3. Add the items to make a torch. There are two recipes on how to make a torch in Minecraft, using 1 stick and 1 charcoal and also 1 stick and 1 coal. Each recipe will produce 4 torches.

Step 4. Place both the stick and coal/charcoal in the middle of the 3x3 crafting grid. Then, 4 torches will appear on the box in the crafting area.

Step 5. Then, you need to move the torch that you make to the inventory. 

Step 6. Congratulations! You just make the torch in Minecraft. To give a command for the torch in Minecraft Pocket Edition (PE) you need to input /give @p torch 1 0.

2. How to Make a Redstone Torch in Minecraft?

Redstone Torch - Photo by Mike Prosser from Flickr

A torch is an important inventory to have in your Minecraft world. It becomes the biggest source of light at night. To be able to vision better at night in Minecraft, you need a torch to light up your surroundings. This is why torch becomes the must-have items on your Minecraft inventory. Besides the basic torch that uses coal/charcoal and sticks to make, there is a Redstone torch that you can use as lighting in Minecraft.

Tripboba will show you the steps on how to make a torch in Minecraft using Redstone materials. The Redstone torch can be accessed through the Java Edition (PC/Mac), Pocket Edition (PE), Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, PS4, Wii U, Nintendo Switch, Windows 10 Edition, and also Education Edition. Here are the steps on how to make a torch in Minecraft that you can copy.

Step 1. Prepare the materials to make a Redstone torch which is 1 stick and 1 Redstone dust.

Step 2. Next, open the crafting menu table that will show you the 3x3 crafting grid.

Step 3. Add the materials that are required to make the Redstone torch into the middle of the 3x3 crafting grid. Place the Redstone dust on the top and the stick below the Redstone. A box that shows the torch will appear beside the 3x3 crafting grid. It means that you have already put the materials into the correct pattern.

Step 4. Now, you need to move the Redstone torch to the inventory, which places below the 3x3 crafting grid.

Step 5. It is done. Your Redstone torch is ready to use. 

To be able to give a command to the Redstone torch, you can input /give @p redstone_torch 1 for Minecraft Java Edition (PC/Mac) 1.13, 1.14, 1.15 and 1.16 and /give @p redstone_torch 1 o for Minecraft Java Edition (PC/Mac) 1.8, 1.9, 1.10, 1.11 and 1.12.

How to Make a Torch Holder in Minecraft?

Torch Holder - Photo by Marc Stevens from Pixabay

To make your torch looking more wonderful, you can also try to make a cool torch holder. A torch holder needs 1 anvil, 1 item frame, and 1 torch for the making materials. Here are the easy things you need to know to make a wonderful torch holder.

Step 1. Place the torch upside down.

Step 2. Then, place the item frame on the same block as the torch.

Step 3. Lastly, add the anvil in the item frame and now your wonderful torch holder is complete.

Tips: If you want to have the lightest Minecraft torch when you make the torch, give it a lot of light and build the torch high. It will make the torch lights up brighter.


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