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Deepslate bricks are the brick version of deepslate.

Cracked deepslate bricks are a cracked variant.


Natural generation[]

Deepslate Bricks and Cracked Deepslate Bricks generate naturally in ancient cities.‌


Ingredients Crafting recipe
Polished Deepslate



Name Ingredients Smelting recipe
Cracked Deepslate Bricks Deepslate Bricks +
Any fuel



Deepslate bricks can be obtained only by mining them with any pickaxe. When mined using any other tool, they drop nothing.

Block Deepslate Bricks
Hardness 3.5
Breaking time[A]
Default 17.5
Wooden 2.65
Stone 1.35
Iron 0.9
Diamond 0.7
Netherite 0.6
Golden 0.45
  1. Times are for unenchanted tools as wielded by players with no status effects, measured in seconds. For more information, see Breaking § Speed.


Crafting ingredient[]

Name Ingredients Crafting recipe
Deepslate Brick Slab Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Brick Stairs Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Brick Wall Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Tiles Deepslate Bricks


Name Ingredients Cutting recipe
Deepslate Brick Slab Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Brick Stairs Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Brick Wall Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Tiles Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Tile Slab Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Tile Stairs Deepslate Bricks
Deepslate Tile Wall Deepslate Bricks


Java Edition:

SoundSubtitlesSourceDescriptionResource locationTranslation keyVolumePitchAttenuation
Block brokenBlocksOnce the block has brokenblock.deepslate_bricks.breaksubtitles.block.generic.break0.850.816
Block placedBlocksWhen the block is placedblock.deepslate_bricks.placesubtitles.block.generic.place0.850.816
Block breakingBlocksWhile the block is in the process of being brokenblock.deepslate_bricks.hitsubtitles.block.generic.hit0.250.516
None[sound 1]Entity-DependentFalling on the block with fall damageblock.deepslate_bricks.fallNone[sound 1]0.50.7516
FootstepsEntity-DependentWalking on the blockblock.deepslate_bricks.stepsubtitles.block.generic.footsteps0.150.916
  1. a b MC-177082

Bedrock Edition:

SoundSourceDescriptionResource locationVolumePitch
BlocksOnce the block has brokendig.deepslate_bricks1.00.8-1.0
BlocksWhen the block is placedplace.deepslate_bricks1.00.8-1.0
BlocksWhile the block is in the process of being brokenhit.deepslate_bricks0.30.5
PlayersFalling on the block with fall damagefall.deepslate_bricks0.41.0
PlayersWalking on the blockstep.deepslate_bricks0.31.0
PlayersJumping from the blockjump.deepslate_bricks0.121.0
PlayersFalling on the block without fall damageland.deepslate_bricks0.221.0

Data values[]


Java Edition:

NameIdentifierFormTranslation key
Deepslate Bricksdeepslate_bricksBlock & Itemblock.minecraft.deepslate_bricks
Cracked Deepslate Brickscracked_deepslate_bricksBlock & Itemblock.minecraft.cracked_deepslate_bricks

Bedrock Edition:

NameIdentifierNumeric ID FormItem ID[i 1]Translation key
Deepslate Bricksdeepslate_bricks646Block & Giveable Item[i 2]Identical[i 3]tile.deepslate_bricks.name
Cracked Deepslate Brickscracked_deepslate_bricks665Block & Giveable Item[i 2]Identical[i 3]tile.cracked_deepslate_bricks.name
  1. ID of block's direct item form, which is used in savegame files and addons.
  2. a b Available with /give command.
  3. a b The block's direct item form has the same id as the block.


Java Edition
1.1721w07aGrimstone Bricks JE1 Added Deepslate Bricks, then known as Grimstone Bricks. At the time, they were only obtainable from the creative inventory.
February 22, 2021Deepslate Bricks JE2 JAPPA shows new texture of grimstone bricks.
1.1721w08aDeepslate Bricks JE2 Grimstone Bricks have been renamed to Deepslate Bricks, and their texture has changed.
21w10aCracked Deepslate Bricks JE1 Cracked Deepslate Bricks have been added.
Added the crafting recipe for Deepslate Bricks.
1.19Deep Dark Experimental Snapshot 1Deepslate Bricks and Cracked Deepslate Bricks now generate as part of ancient cities.
Bedrock Edition
1.17.0beta Bricks JE2 Cracked Deepslate Bricks JE1 Added Deepslate Bricks and Cracked Deepslate Bricks.


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