Flows HD Resource Pack 1.18 / 1.17

A vibrant, lively appearance is the trademark of the Flows HD texture pack. Its uniqueness comes from the developer’s inspiration with numerous resource packs, which led him to combine their best elements and create this quite unique resource pack. The game-changing textures that it offers are a result of years of work that all led up to its current state. The journey of the original Flows HD begins all the way back in 2012, around the time when Minecraft version 1.2.5 was released. This was going to be the foundation for all of the upcoming versions of the pack. However, the earliest developer ArtFlo91 has since passed the development efforts to others. Eisregen and Lukolaz provided some updates and later Exevium polished the textures for quite some time, after which they also retired from the pack. Naming out all of the contributors would take a while, so we’ll leave it here. Don’t worry though, the Flows HD resource pack is still being regularly updated for the newest Minecraft versions. When you first load up the game with this pack installed, you’ll immediately notice the stunning visuals and high-quality textures that still manage to retain Minecraft’s unique features. This was the main goal – modernizing the game while at the same time not changing its core elements. The Flows HD is quite popular with players who like to focus on building, mainly since the textures themselves are designed in a way that makes almost all of the builds look great, regardless of whether they’re medieval or modern, creepy or pleasant. Even if you’re not a builder and just want to experience the game in a new, modern, and sleek light, you should definitely try out this pack. A significant change that you’ll probably notice without even looking at the blocks is the sky. It got a complete revamp, taking on a new shade of blue while being crystal clear. At night, the moon gives off a gloomy glow that positively impacts the game’s atmosphere. This goes along perfectly with the changes concerning the game’s vegetation.

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Their appearance is now much more natural and less pixelated, with the spiked grass going in all directions. This adjustment is noticeable even underwater since seagrass is also modified. If you’re playing Minecraft on a platform that doesn’t support Java, such as Playstation, Xbox, Android, or iOS, don’t worry. A developer by the name of PLAYGAMEMPE ported the complete resource pack to Minecraft’s Bedrock edition. This means that you can experience the transformation that Flows HD provides since all of the textures are exactly the same on all versions. Even though it’s not 100% necessary, developers recommend installing Optifine alongside this resource pack. Otherwise, some textures might not be able to load as they should. It’ll help connect all of the blocks properly, and this is quite important since the pack relies on this feature to provide an optimal experience. Also, with all of the options set correctly, it can help you get a few extra FPS. Keep in mind that there’s still no official Optifine version for Minecraft Bedrock, so you can’t rely on it giving you extra performance there. As far as the Flows HD performance goes, it requires quite a few more resources compared to the vanilla game. Releases for the earlier Minecraft versions had two possible resolutions to pick from, 64×64 and 128×128. However, since the development team got smaller, they transferred their focus completely to the higher quality version. This means that your PC has to render 8 times more pixels which can get problematic if you have weaker components. This is one reason more to install Optifine if you’re going to be using the pack. If this is not a concern to you, you can also use shaders alongside Flows HD to boost the game’s visuals even more. Although it can be quite demanding, Flows HD texture pack truly transforms the game into something new. The combination of different styles that makes it ideal for building is something that you’ll hardly find in any other resource pack. Its extensive history means that it had plenty of time to become polished and free of bugs. With the updates still ongoing, there’s no doubt that we still have a lot to see from the Flows HD resource pack.

Flows HD should be compatible with all of these Minecraft versions: 1.18.2 - 1.18.1 - 1.18 - 1.17.1 - 1.17 - 1.16.5 - 1.16.4 - 1.16.3 - 1.16.2 - 1.16.1 - 1.16 - 1.15.2 - 1.15.1 - 1.15 - 1.14.4 - 1.14.3 - 1.14.2 - 1.14 - 1.13.2 - 1.13.1 - 1.13 - 1.12.2 - 1.12 - 1.11.2 - 1.11 - 1.10.2 - 1.10 - 1.9.4 - 1.9 - 1.8.9 - 1.8.8 - 1.8.1 - 1.8.6 - 1.8 - 1.7.10 - 1.7.9 - 1.7.4 - 1.7 - Bedrock Edition - PE

Flows HD — Video & Screenshots

How to install Flows HD Resource Pack:

NOTE: Many resource packs require optifine to be preinstalled, so be sure to install it.
  1. Download the Flows HD texture pack for Minecraft from the download section below. – if there are many different versions, just pick the one that you like or that you think your PC can handle
  2. Launch the game client through the Minecraft launcher.
  3. On the main menu, click "Options".
  4. On the options menu, click "Resource Packs...".
  5. Click on "Open Resource Pack Folder". – folder titled "resourcepacks" will pop up
  6. Move the .zip file you downloaded in the first step to the newly opened "resourcepacks" folder.
  7. Click "Done".
  8. Click on "Resource Packs..." again.
  9. Your pack should have appeared in the left window, just hover over it and click on the arrow pointing to the right.
  10. Click "Done" again.
  11. The pack has now been successfully loaded and ready to be used in your world!

Flows HD - Comparison without shaders

Vanilla
Flows HD

Flows HD - Comparison with BSL Shaders

Vanilla (BSL Shaders)
Flows HD (BSL Shaders)

Before downloading, please pay attention to the fact that:

  • Original pack by ArtFlo91, numerous updates made by Eisregen and Lukolaz, previous updates by Exevium, current continuation by Arion and bedrock port by PLAYGAMEMPE.
  • We never modify or edit resource packs in any way. None of the resource packs, shader mods or tools you see on this website are hosted on our servers. We use only official download links provided by official authors. Therefore, they are completely safe and secure.
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  1. Dan

    Does this work on bedrock edition?

  2. Caiden Ramirez

    If you update this to 1.16 may also change the texture for endrod, cause its still purple

  3. Kimberley

    I just want to put this in my game but I have no option choice, no folders to choose, no one can help me. I just NEED HELP PLEASE!

    1. Admin

      If you are using the Java version of Minecraft, read the “how to install..” guide on this page.

      1. Kimberley

        Thank you very much. I just get frustrated with technology sometimes!😀

  4. Benjamin T Loll

    Will this be updated with the new 1.16 textures?

  5. dotasang

    beautiful

  6. Heidi Kristine

    I love this one, but it needs an update, cause the chest is glitching.

  7. MissGV

    do you have this texture pack also in 1.15??

  8. tijmen

    one thing i would change about this texture pack is the trapdoors. I think the dark oak, spruce, birch trapdoors look better in vanilla than in flow HD

  9. SoundSpark

    this texture pack shaders = best minecraft experience i’ve had in awhile.

  10. Johnny R.

    Will there be a 1.15 update?

  11. Lyndsay

    Once you have downloaded it how do you put it into your game?

    1. Jelly_F1sh

      You’re just going to open your minecraft, click on options, resource packs and then on open resource pack folder, this will open the folder where you’re going to drag your texture pack file in. It will then pop op on the left side in the resource pack setting (which you already opended) and if it doesn’t refresh it (close the resource pack folder and open it again) then you will have to click on the arrow which you’ll be able to see if you go over the texture pack with your cursor and you should be done! (Your minecraft will then reopen it self) Hope this helped!

  12. Jessica DeChaume

    downloaded this but it says its not compatible with 1.10.2

  13. LipMae

    I am fairly fond of this texture pack, however, it’s unfinished, and that bothers me quite a bit. :c

  14. Aman Bhushan

    Everything about this pack is so cool… Except, the face… It is so creepy… I feels like ‘creepy’ Zordon’s appeared on a bunch of cubes, stacked together… :/

    1. Theta

      The Zombies aswell

  15. Keritta

    Like it but the brown wool is so bad…

  16. Ruben Peña

    is like a shader but without lag, well, maybe not as good as a shader but pretty nice…

  17. Σπύρος Ναστάσαϊ

    update to 1.12?

    1. Slothy (I See Manga)

      got your wish

  18. The Dark Shadow

    Amazing, lmao

  19. Ruth Fleitas

    Beautiful

  20. Ryan de Boer

    hoihoi

  21. Liam Grant Overbeck

    Awesome build Keralis!

  22. Keith T Boardman

    where’s the beef? I’ve looked at most of the available resource packs and they advertise 1.11 but I get to the download and it’s 1.10. I downloaded top 3, incompatible!