1.8 Rendering Primer by williewillus (formatted to markdown by gigaherz)
Note: This primer assumes you are using MinecraftForge 1.8.9 build 1670 or above. Correctness not guaranteed otherwise.
This guide is intended for those with a clear knowledge of general modding and want a quick up to speed on how new things work. If you are confused, please hop on IRC and ask for help!
Blocks and Items
- 1.7: EVERY BLOCK SHAPE EVER was hardcoded into RenderBlocks. Oh God, just look at that class. Actually don’t, if you value your sanity.
- 1.8: Block shapes are all declared using models