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How to Find and Raid Ancient City in Minecraft | Tips & Guide

How to Find and Raid Ancient City in Minecraft | Tips & Guide
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Many experienced Minecraft players are looking to take on advanced challenges. One of those was raiding the Ancient City. Do you recognize yourself in that role? If so, grab a chair and listen ’cause you’ve come to the right site!

How to Find and Raid Ancient City in Minecraft | Tips & Guide
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The Ancient City is a new and exciting structural area that can be found deep underground, and it’s considered one of the most dangerous areas in the game due to the presence of the powerful Warden mob. However, you can successfully conquer the Ancient City with the proper preparation and strategy. Here are some tips to help you out:

Finding the Ancient City in Minecraft


Finding the Ancient City in Minecraft
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Finding the Ancient City

The first step is to locate the Ancient City. The Biome where the Ancient City can be found is called Deep Dark. These structures are usually found in the negative Y coordinates between -30 and -50, often covering hundreds of blocks. If you’re lucky, you may even find one at Spawn.

TIP: Remember that Ancient Cities tend to generate under the new mountain biomes, such as Jagged Peaks or Snowy Slopes. Alternatively, you can use specific seeds where Ancient Cities appear at Spawn.

Read more about Best Ancient City Seeds for Minecraft Bedrock Edition.

Exploring the Ancient City

Minecraft Ancient City Warden.
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After finding it, research it. However, be warned that the Ancient City is very harmful and inhabited by Wardens, extremely powerful nasty mobs.

Tips: To avoid detection by Sculk Sensors and Sculk Shriekers, remember these important hints:

How to to avoid detection in Ancient City.
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  • Do not approach or break Sculk blocks.
  • Keep a distance of at least 10 blocks from them.
  • Move around only in a crouching position.
  • Use wool to reduce vibrations and noise.
  • Use Potions of Night Vision instead of torches.

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Looting the Ancient City in Minecraft


You’ll need to be prepared to loot the Ancient City successfully. Here’s a list of the gear you’ll need for a successful loot:

List of the gear for loot in Ancient City.
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  • Lots of food.
  • Lots of wool.
  • Potions of Night Vision.
  • A sword and a bow or any other viable weapons.
  • A pickaxe, a hoe with Silk Touch, and other tools.
  • Armor, preferably Protection IV.
  • Healing items, such as Golden Apples.
  • A Bed for quick respawn.

Following these tips, you can loot the Ancient City like a pro!


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