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This command was superseded by the /advancement command in Java Edition 1.12.
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This feature is exclusive to Java Edition. 

Gives or takes an achievement from a player.


achievement (give|take) (<achievement>|*) [<player>]


Specifies which achievement to modify. Must be one of the following:
  • achievement.achievement_name, where achievement_name is a valid achievement identifier.
  • * represents all achievements.
player (optional)
Must be a player name or a target selector. If not specified, defaults to the command's executor. Not optional in command blocks.


Fails if the arguments aren't specified correctly, or if [<player>] fails to resolve to one or more online players.

On success, grants or removes the specified achievement(s) (and all prerequisite achievements) to the player(s).


Achievement ID
Taking Inventory openInventory
Getting Wood mineWood
Benchmarking buildWorkBench
Time to Mine! buildPickaxe
Hot Topic buildFurnace
Acquire Hardware acquireIron
Time to Farm! buildHoe
Bake Bread makeBread
The Lie bakeCake
Getting An Upgrade buildBetterPickaxe
Delicious Fish cookFish
On A Rail onARail
Time to Strike! buildSword
Monster Hunter killEnemy
Cow Tipper killCow
When Pigs Fly flyPig
Sniper Duel snipeSkeleton
DIAMONDS! diamonds
We Need To Go Deeper portal
Return To Sender ghast
Into Fire blazeRod
Local Brewery potion
The End? theEnd
The End. theEnd2
Enchanter enchantments
Overkill overkill
Librarian bookcase
Adventuring Time exploreAllBiomes
The Beginning? spawnWither
The Beginning. killWither
Beaconator fullBeacon
Repopulation breedCow
Diamonds to you! diamondsToYou
Overpowered overpowered


  • To grant the "Overkill" achievement to oneself: /achievement give achievement.overkill
  • To grant the "Taking Inventory" achievement to Steve: /achievement give achievement.openInventory Steve
  • To remove all achievements from all players: /achievement take * @a


Java Edition
1.7.213w36aAdded /achievement.
1.916w03a/achievement no longer affects statistics.
1.1217w13aRemoved /achievement.

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