Minecraft Warden: How To Spawn, Avoid, Or Fight
Want to know a little more about the new Minecraft Warden mob? This terrifying monster can
be found lurking deep within Minecraft’s caves as part of the Minecraft 1.19 update. It
recently made its debut in the first Minecraft snapshot.
The Minecraft Warden patrols the deepest areas of caverns and is the only blind mob in the
game. So, what makes the Warden so frightening? Well, lack of sight doesn’t mean the
Warden can’t track you down. Instead, the Warden uses sound to locate the player, which
means you have to be very sneaky to avoid a confrontation with this new mob - if you’re
smart you can throw items like snowballs to get the Warden to head in another direction.
However, if you find yourself exposed and with nowhere to go, you will have to take on this
Join us as we go through everything Mojang has shared on one of the spookiest Minecraft
mobs in the game, from its damage output and health pool, to its movement characteristics
and its spawn location.
Minecraft Warden spawn
Wardens spawn in the Deep Dark biome, so you’ll need to be very far into a cavern
expedition before you run across this mob. Wardens have unique spawn requirements. If the
light level is lower than 11 and there isn’t another Warden nearby, a Warden will emerge
from the ground whenever a player activates the Sculk Shrieker three times.
If a Warden ever enters daylight or a room with a high light level, it will immediately bury
itself, disappearing for good. It will also bury itself after one minute of losing track of you.
Minecraft Warden tips
How to avoid a Minecraft Warden
Wardens shuffle around, reacting to noises they detect with the skulk in their torsos. Lights
will flicker whenever a Warden passes due to the darkness debuff it emits. If you are near a
Warden, your vision is also affected by this darkness.
If you opt to sneak around, the Warden will harmlessly pass by as long as you stand still and
don’t make a sound. Throwing snowballs can help distr