Minecraft is a sandbox game developed by Mojang Studios and originally released in 2009. The game was created by Markus "Notch" Persson in the Java programming language.



Cobblestone can be mined using a pickaxe, in which case it drops itself. 


Stone can be mined using a pickaxe, in which case it drops cobblestone. 

grass block

Grass blocks generate naturally in most biomes in the Overworld, and as part of villages and ancient cities.


Dirt comprises the majority of the upper terrain layers in most Overworld biomes, bridging the gap between stone and grass blocks in various thicknesses.


In Bedrock Edition, granite attempts to generate in two batches in all biomes in the Overworld. 


Diorite can generate in the Overworld in the form of ore blobs.


Andesite can generate in the Overworld in the form of ore blobs. Andesite attempts to generate in two batches.

polished granite

Polished granite generates in many ocean ruin variants.

polished diorite

Polished diorite also generates in warm underwater ruins.

polished andesite

One block of polished andesite can be found in igloo basements.

Deepslate makes up the majority of the solid blocks generated below Y=0 in the Overworld.

cobbled deepslate

Cobbled deepslate can be obtained by mining deepslate using a pickaxe without Silk Touch.