3 Minecraft Themes & Textures: Super Mario, Zelda, Portal

Do you like Minecraft, but you’re getting a bit bored of the look? Maybe a couple Minecraft themes will make it a worthy trip again. Download the Super Mario theme after the break.

Minecraft themes
Is this Portal or Minecraft? Mineportal!

Super Mario Minecraft Theme

This is a Super Mario theme for Minecraft. Pretty neat, huh?

Download Super Mario Textures

Save the following file as terrain.png on your PC, follow the instructions below to install the theme:
Minecraft Texture for Terrain

[Source: http://www.minecraftforum.net/, by Lilyo]

Portal Minecraft Theme (WIP)

Lilyo is also working on a Portal theme for Minecraft. Already looks very, very cool:

Follow this thread.

Zelda Minecraft Theme (WIP)

Zelda Minecraft theme

Baileydw is working on a Zelda theme for Minecraft. Follow this thread over at minecraftforum.net.

How to install Minecraft themes?

Update: Full instructions here: How to install new Minecraft textures

Installing themes is relatively easy and doesn’t require much work.

1. Right-click on the textures file and Save the png image that includes the textures on your hard drive. Could look like this one:

Minecraft theme

2. Open C:\Users\[yourusernamehere]\AppData\Roaming\.minecraft\bin
3. Right-click on minecraft.jar and click on Open with”, select your favorite zipping program (7zip, WinRAR, WinZIP)
4. Drag the PNG file into the opened Jar file.
5. 7zip will ask you if you really want that:

Installing minecraft themes

6. After confirming the prompt, the PNG file should be in the JAR archive:

Installing minecraft themes

Published: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 Last Modified: April 27, 2012

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