World: Arcane Ender Maze

Mysterious and also very unusual world made of a huge maze. Dark place full of unpredictable endermans and full of rare rocks. Many warriors have died by falling in to the bottomless void. And yet the place is attractive to some, those are the treasure hunters. With the right set of parkour skills this can be quite a challenge.

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World: Metropolis of running death

A new gate has oppened into the future. The world beyond looks like a giant city striked by a great chaos. A deadly infection has turned all the living to dead and the streets are full of running zombies now.

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Location: Marketplace

The center of Prime City may be full of server-controlled shops, but players have their place as well. In the first place it is a great tent market beyond the city gate. And the richer ones can rent real shops in the new shopping district.

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Quest: Zombocalypse

No catastrophe will avoid Prime City this year, it seems. Spiders, blazers, even dragons… Now it's time for zombies. And because that's not bad enough, sometimes a thing worse than regular zombies appears - Undead giant, able to shoot fireballs and to kill with his bare foot. Noone know that to do with him, but the reward is high. Do you dare?

Dungeon: Slime Farm

There are rumors about a hidden Slime farm in the Inferno. Prime City has got its own problems now and there is lack of explorers. It means it's on the voluntary heroes. Are you the chosen traveler, who will manage to find the place?
Or is it just a myth…?

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Location: Pigman village

A inconspicuous village is hidden in Inferno, behind the Blaze bridges. Pigmans live in it and, contrary to popular believe, they are quite peaceful creatures. They also are quite good merchants - not only that you can buy nether material 33% cheaper, but you can also sell spider eyes for 2 crowns each. Pigmans value this ingredience.

Quest: Creeper Anomaly

A mysterious object fell from the sky in the desert not far from Prime City. It causes unpleasant anomalies - dozens of creepers are walking around and electrical discharges are frequent in the night. Creepers have atacked and destroyed the walls of Prime City and Sir Jameson decided to put reward for their cleanup.

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Quest: Arachnophobia

There was a danger hiding in Prime City's forrest, which now came out. Hundreds of spiders terrorize the Hotel's inhabitants and the shopkeepers. Back the home-defence up, because Prime City's people won't hold on for much longer, and help to push the spiders back. People say that Sir Jameson offers 2000 Crowns for 50 spiders ;) Read more..

Dungeon: Blaze bridges

The Blazers occupied a part of the Inferno and they transformed it to their liking. Heroes were annoying them often in the tower, so they created an underground bridge complex which offers them excelent attack point against uninvited visitors. However, they hide the valuables of their victims, which is a great temptation for even more volunteers to look into Death's eyes. Read more..

Dungeon: Bone swamp

Deep down in the Inferno, where the remains of ancient and huge creatures are decaying.. But not everyone knows, that these remains are creating a fertiliser for the rare Nether Wart. It is essential for the alchemists, but many adventurers payed with lives for the "red gold". Evil ghosts living in skeletons are haunting and protecting the place.. Read more..

About GateCraft

You are currently on the official homepage of the server which chooses different approach to the concept of Minecraft and tries to do from it something more than just mining and building.

Thematical Worlds

Philosophy of the server is built on system of travelling trough gates between various worlds. Every world has own rules and own purpose. Every player starts the game with his first task which is leaving Rogue lands which shows player's skill and determination. After completing this task more worlds awaits such as world with social structure and user-build towns (Kingdom), world created for mining resources (Mining Colony), world full of dungeons and adventure (Inferno/Nether) and if you prefer PvP over PvE, we've got Skyland warzones with fully automated PvP arenas.

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Player community

People on servers usually know each other from the text field and they never meet personally. Players haver own cities on this server, where they live and build, but there are also somewhat shared locations - Prime City (spawn place), for instance. The next thing helping with getting players together are the organized PvP games.

The server is meanth to be international. Which means, that some players may want to ignore certain communication channels. This server offers this option - you don't have to read things you don't understand (:

You can stay in touch with the game through our IRC server - that means, you can chat with people in-game with not actually playing. It's useful when you're travelling and want to know what's going on.

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Safety

The server is guared with a lot of plugins against griefers and we are able to hunt every criminal down. Everyone  discrespecting the rules may expect punishment - ban. Eliminating problematic players is the key for calm and fearless life for everyone, who wants to play fair.

Players themself may use /hawk tool, a useful command able to display for example what has been stealed from your chests and who did it. Victims can find out the thugs alone and report them to the Sheriffs or Agents. They will take it from them. One more thing - not really a written rule, but a common practics is giving some compensation for the damage or loss.

 

Events, Quests, Dungeons and PvP 

Escape the stereotype of non-stop mining and building. GateCraft is a living world offering events, openning new posibilites of having fun and gaining recourses...

 

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casino, dragon travelling, sand towers, base jumping, floating islands, PvP arenas and warzones, random generated treasures, anarchy world Chaosphere, detailed statistics, death list, giant casting fireballs, no silly XP farms, controlled mining, towns built by players, scenery made by skilled creators, advanced fishing