Weapons in Minecraft are the main tools for players to fight off hostile creatures. Players can craft their own weapons using a crafting table or they can find it in chests, mobs loot. It is encouraged to use and know different weapons in Minecraft for many situations and strong mobs.

In this article, we are going to show you the top 5 best weapons in Minecraft.

5. Diamond Sword

Swords are one of the best melee weapons in  Minecraft. They can be made from iron, gold, wood,... but the best sword is made from Diamond. You can craft a Diamon Sword using a stick and 2 Diamonds. You can also buy it from Villager Weaponsmiths or find it in End City chest.

Diamonds Sword Minecraft
Diamond Sword Minecraft

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4. Bow

A bow can deal up to 4 and a half hearts of damage. Unlike a sword, you will be required to have some aiming skill to use it. You can craft Bow easily with Sticks & String or get it from the drop of Skeletons. Bow allows you to deal with mobs easily as they won't even get close to you. However, you do need to remember stocking up arrows to shoot.

Bow Minecraft
Bow Minecraft

3. Crossbow

Crossbow is a new weapon but it's quickly listed among the best weapons in Minecraft. It can deal 5 and a half hearts of damage in a shot. It has a higher range than a bow and it is more accurate. Crossbow has a weakness of slow firing rate and movement speed while aiming.

You can enchant Crossbow to have it shot 3 arrows at a time. The crossbow can be crafted from Sticks, an Iron Ingot, String & a Tripwire Hook. You can also buy it from Fletcher villagers. Pillagers might drop it on death.

Crossbow Minecraft
Crossbow Minecraft

2. Trident

Trident is the rarest weapon in Free Fire. You can play the game for hours and won't be able to find one and it cannot be obtained through crafting. The only way to get it is through killing Drowned mobs. The Melee attack of Trident deal 4 and a half hearts of damage. It can attack fast than an axe but slower than a sword.

Trident Minecraft
Trident Minecraft

You can also throw the Trident and deal the same amount of damage. With Loyalty enchantment, the Trident will return to you automatically after you throw it.

The Trident offers the utility that no other weapons in Minecraft have. Players are recommended to get it as soon as they can.

1. Netherite Sword

Netherite Swords was introduced in the Netherite update and also one of the best weapons in Minecraft in 2021. It can be upgraded from a Diamonds Sword, dealing up to 8 damage without enchantment. It also has more durability than Trident.

However, Netherite can be hard to find in the Nether.

Sword Miencraft
Craft Netherite Sword

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