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The icon for the Resistance effect.

Resistance is a Status Effect which causes a Player to temporarily receive less damage from attacks and other sources of physical damage than normal (except for void damage); specifically, 20% per level (e.g. at level 5, no damage can be taken).

Like all status effects, it can be removed by drinking Milk.


This status effect can be gained from three sources:


  • Using commands, it's possible to get a potion of resistance.