Soul Shards: The Old Way Mod 1.12.2/1.11.2 (or Soul Shards) is a mod relating to the magic in Minecraft. It allows the players to use the power of one item named “Soul Shard” to “catch” the souls of several creatures appearing in Minecraft world; from many naive creatures such as cow, pig, chicken, etc. to several evil ones such as Zombie, Skeleton, Creeper, Spider, etc. After catching those souls, the players can use them to harvest a giant number of resources.

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The power of one piece of Soul Shard can contain an essential number of souls. Therefore, the players can use them to create several boxes of Soul Cage – Cages contain the souls of creatures that the players killed. These Soul Cages have the same functions as Mob Spawner, but they can control by Redstone signal. Moreover, it can call many creatures in any random Soul Cage, up to 4-5 monsters per one calling. The players cannot create Soul Shard by crafting as normal, but it can receive Soul Shards by building a small construction including four blocks of Quartz, four Obsidians, and one Glowstone Block in the middle. After that, right click to Glowstone Block by one diamond, and then that structure will be destroyed and the diamond will disappear. The players can receive one Soul Shard.

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The first creature the players kill when holding Soul Shard, they will be recognized by Soul Shard. From that time, the number of the soul in Soul Shard will increase when the players kill similar creatures. After a period of time, when using Soul Shard to create Soul Cage, the players can call similar creatures with the souls inside Soul Shard. Soul Shards: The Old Way requires Forge Mod Loader and Minecraft version 1.10.2, 1.11.2, 1.12.

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How to Install Soul Shards: The Old Ways Mod 1.12.2/1.11.2 with Forge Modloader:

  1. Download Forge Installer, Soul Shards-TOW.jar file.
  2. Right click Forge Installer, Run as Administrator and press OK to install Forge. (You can skip this step if you’ve installed Minecraft Forge)
  3. Open Start on desktop > Open Run (Or you can use the Windows + R keyboard shortcut)
  4. Type %appdata% into Run and press enter.
  5. Go to folder /.minecraft/mods
  6. Put jar file of Soul-Shards into mods folder and then run Minecraft. Done!

Download links for Soul Shards Mod 1.12.2/1.11.2

Download > for Minecraft 1.10.2

Download > for Minecraft 1.11 & 1.11.2

Download > for Minecraft 1.12.2 & 1.12