Woodpecker Resource Pack 1.18 / 1.17

Don’t be fooled by its name – the Woodpecker resource pack doesn’t focus exclusively on birds. Instead, it overhauls the game to give it a medieval, rustic feel. Woodpecker is unique and characteristic due to the varying amount of colors per block. Instead of being constant, each block can have four or more different colors to its texture. This unusual feature significantly amplifies the game’s atmosphere, and nicely imitates the effects of a shader pack without having a negative impact on performance. Each area will feel unique, even though it’s made out of the same blocks. Another nice surprise is the Woodpecker’s resolution that stays true to the original at 16×16. Whereas other resource packs usually have a set image for each texture along with the colors, Woodpecker brings different color layouts for each specific block. While some similarities can be noticed between certain blocks, many of them are completely different.

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These significant variations between colors are able to provide an illusion of a much larger resolution than the one Woodpecker actually offers. Although this resource pack is still a work in progress, most of the unfinished stuff is related to mobs, items and icons – the blocks are almost fully completed. Besides the main in-game stuff, Woodpecker provides a complete overhaul of the layouts for the inventory, crafting and enchanting tables, storage etc. The main disadvantage is the lack of any updates and changes to the game’s paintings. It seems like the pack focuses more on the actual elements of the gameplay that you’ll encounter the most, which is pretty common for medieval-themed packs. However, the unique color palette implementations, a completely new GUI, along with the lightweight 16×16 resolution that won’t affect the performance even on the oldest of PC’s more than make up for the lack of any new paintings. Overall, Woodpecker is a solidly built, lightweight resource pack.

Woodpecker should be compatible with all of these Minecraft versions: 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 - 1.12.2 - 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

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How to install Woodpecker Resource Pack:

  1. Most resource packs require Optifine, so be sure to download and install it. – general recommended step for all packs, Optifine is also needed for most shaders
  2. Download the Woodpecker texture pack for Minecraft from the download section below. – if there are many different versions, just choose the one you like, is compatible with your version/edition of Minecraft, the one you think your computer can handle in terms of performance.
  3. Launch the game client through the Minecraft launcher.
  4. On the main menu, click "Options".
  5. On the options menu, click "Resource Packs...".
  6. Click on "Open Resource Pack Folder". – folder titled "resourcepacks" will pop up
  7. Move the .zip file you downloaded in the first step to the newly opened "resourcepacks" folder.
  8. Click "Done".
  9. Click on "Resource Packs..." again.
  10. Your pack should have appeared in the left window, just hover over it and click on the arrow pointing to the right.

    QUICK TIP: Sometimes, when activating a pack, the game may say that the pack is made for a newer or older version of Minecraft. This is just a warning, it does not affect your gameplay in anyway, and you can still activate and enjoy the pack by simply clicking the "Yes" button when prompted.

  11. Click "Done" again.
  12. The pack has now been successfully loaded and ready to be used in your world!

Woodpecker Texture Pack Download

  • Credit for the creation of Woodpecker goes to zob, Iloveflareon.
  • 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.
  • Since the links are official and we update them manually - the links may stop working with each new update. We make every effort to update links as quickly as possible and usually we update everything on time and users have no problems, but if suddenly any link stops working - let us know through the comments below.
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[16x] [1.18.x] Download Woodpecker Resource Pack – by zob

[16x] [1.17.x] Download Woodpecker Resource Pack – by zob

[16x] [1.16.x – 1.15.x] Download Woodpecker Resource Packby Iloveflareon

[16x] [1.12.x – 1.9.x] Download Woodpecker Resource Pack – by zob

[16x] [1.8.x] Download Woodpecker Resource Pack – by zob

Official links:

Check out the Woodpecker Resource Pack on the Official Source – by Iloveflareon

Check out the Woodpecker Resource Pack on the Official Source – by zob

Download instructions:

Curseforge: download starts automatically after a few seconds;

Mediafire: click the big blue button with the text "DOWNLOAD";

Google Drive: in the top right corner you will see a small download icon (down arrow), click it and the download should start;

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Author: zob, Iloveflareon
Last updated: 12 December 2021
Category: Medieval

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  1. BugggyBoy

    is there a way to only get the paintings and or armor?

  2. aquar

    Awesome texture pack! Could you please make the glass clear though?

  3. loaf

    I love this resource pack!! :D

  4. Droid3002

    pack is good but i dont like the swords

  5. Gottashootthebootmakethetophatgomoot

    There’s this red/purple tint on every texture and it adds such a warm and welcoming flair to it, which makes it hard to use anything else. Easily an all-time fave.

  6. Subham

    Best texture but not support my game why?

  7. Shrek

    This is terrible

    1. uheuhge@gmail.com

      beth more like bad breath

  8. Fan

    so CARTOON :)

  9. Ralita

    hi im relati from singapore.
    this mod is so good and easy cuz my.
    fps go increalise thank you so much to build the mod

  10. Jade

    What shaders work well with this texture pack?

  11. peepis

    the diamond sword has a /single/ pixel just kinda floatin there and its…so annoying please afdf

  12. elferxd

    some of them arent textured but still good

  13. bogie

    it doesn’t load in the resource pack list, is it something wrong on my end or?

  14. yeabsaira

    stone is unknown

    1. Kano

      I’m having the same problem

    2. iloveflareon

      Hi, this is iloveflareon, the one who updated the pack to 1.16 and up. The stone bug should have been fixed in the last update and if you want to suggest anything, feel free to comment on the planet minecraft page!

  15. Tuna

    Bugged, doesn’t load into the recourse packs list

    1. clara

      im having the same problem

  16. david

    Resource Pack is really nice!

  17. Gabriele Lovico

    Really nice! What about a x32 version?

    1. iloveflareon

      Currently I have no plans for a 32x version. It may come though!

  18. Максим Громенков

    Awesome RP, but can you make the same RP but lighter, cause current RP is very dark

  19. Konkamon Sion

    Can i port your resource pack to mcpe?