Jack o' Lantern

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Jack o' Lantern
First Appearance Alpha 1.2.0
Type of Block Solid Block
Stackable Yes 64

Jack o' Lanterns are solid blocks that provide light. They were added in Java Edition Alpha 1.2.0 and Pocket Edition 0.8.0.


Jack o' Lanterns have a luminance of 15 and can provide light underwater. Like most light sources, they melt snow and ice.

Jack o' Lanterns can be used in place of carved pumpkins to build iron golems and snow golem

Jack o' Lanterns can be enchanted with curses using an anvil.[Java Edition only]

Zombies, zombie villagers, husks, skeletons, strays, wither skeletons, and zombified piglins have a chance of wearing a jack o' lantern if they spawn during Halloween.


Jack o' Lantern
None None None
None Pumpkin None
None Torch None


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