|Catches fire from lava||
Sculk veins can only be obtained in the creative inventory, or with the Silk Touch enchantment.
Sculk veins are generated within the deep dark biome.
Sculk veins can be mined with any tool, but hoes are the quickest.
- Times are for unenchanted tools as wielded by players with no status effects, measured in seconds. For more information, see Breaking § Speed.
Sculk veins generate when a mob dies within 8 blocks of a sculk catalyst.
Sculk veins can be placed on any and multiple sides of a block, similar to glow lichen.
|Sound||Subtitles||Source||Description||Resource location||Translation key||Volume||Pitch||Attenuation|
|Block broken||Blocks||Once the block has broken||0.8||1.1||16|
|None[sound 1]||Blocks||Falling on the block with fall damage||None[sound 1]||1.0||1.0||16|
|Block breaking||Blocks||While the block is in the process of being broken||1.0||1.0||16|
|Block placed||Blocks||When the block is placed||0.8||1.1||16|
|Footsteps||Blocks||Walking on the block||1.0||1.0||16|
|Sculk Vein||Block & Item|
|Name||Identifier||Numeric ID||Form||Item ID[i 1]||Translation key|
|Sculk Vein||Block & Giveable Item[i 2]||Identical[i 3]|
- ID of block's direct item form, which is used in savegame files and addons.
- Available with
- The block's direct item form has the same id with the block.
|Name||Default value||Allowed values||Description|
|down||When true, a sculk vein texture is displayed on the bottom.|
|east||When true, a sculk vein texture is displayed on the east.|
|north||When true, a sculk vein texture is displayed on the north.|
|south||When true, a sculk vein texture is displayed on the south.|
|up||When true, a sculk vein texture is displayed on the top.|
|waterlogged||Whether or not there's water in the same place as this sculk vein.|
|west||When true, a sculk vein texture is displayed on the west.|
|Name||Metadata Bits||Default value||Allowed values||Values for
|multi_face_direction_bits||The directions the sculk vein exists. Each bit determines one direction:
|October 3, 2020||Sculk veins are shown at Minecraft Live 2020.|
|November 13, 2020||The sculk veins has a new texture in a tweet from Brandon Pearce.|
|April 26, 2021||Kingbdogz states that sculk features aren't coming in 1.17.|
|October 16, 2021||Sculk features were delayed to 1.19.|
|1.19||Deep Dark Experimental Snapshot 1||Added sculk veins.|
|22w11a||Implemented sculk veins into normal snapshot.|
|22w15a||Can now be placed on the top and sides of soul sand, mud and maximum height snow.|
|1.17.30||beta 18.104.22.168||"Sculk Veins" was mentioned in Bedrock Beta documentation.|
|beta 22.214.171.124||Sculk Veins texture was shown in internal Caves & Cliffs textures.|
|beta 126.96.36.199||Added sculk veins.|
|beta 188.8.131.52||Sculk veins have been moved behind the "Wild Update" toggle.|
|1.19.0||beta 184.108.40.206||Sculk veins are now available without enabling experimental gameplay.|