Pandora’s Box

The Pandora’s Box Mod is a very interesting and possibly very destructive add-on to the game. It adds a simple to make box but what’s contained inside is anything but simple… usually.


All you need to do is place the box and right click to open it. Then just wait and see what happens.


It has a seemingly endless list of randomly generated outcomes that it generates. It can be anything from odd structures and mobs:


towering pillars:


or whatever you want to call this:


I wouldn’t recommend using this mod on any saves you don’t already have a backup for or don’t want possibly destroyed. There’s no telling what will come out of the box. Sometimes it will be good as with the above generating lots of cookies and cakes. Or it could spawn something unholy that embeds itself as far down as bedrock.


It really is a fun mod if you enjoy senseless and random events. It would definitely make a great “treasure” to find at the end of a maze or temple.

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Pandora’s Box, 4.10 / 5 (288 votes)


  1. I saw SkyDoesMinecraft play this and I’m ready for the terror! 0_0

    November 20, 2014
  2. I love this mod !!

    November 26, 2014
  3. Best mod ever

    November 30, 2014
    • but how do you get it in the game??? >:(

      January 18, 2015
      • you have to have minecraft forge…

        May 4, 2015
      • You get 1.8 forge, then you put the mod file in the minecraft “mods” folder, go there by pressing windows key and r at the same time , then type “%appdata% , then go to the minecraft folder.

        July 12, 2016
  4. How can I obtain this box?!

    December 23, 2014
    • you go to the creative inventory or craft it in survival.

      February 1, 2015
  5. That was beautiful…

    I decided to test Pandora’s Box for the first time. Suddenly, in the distance, i spotted a village. I thought, “What better place to test this box’s capabilities?”

    I ventured to the center of town, hailed my presence to the townsfolk, and told them to beware the horrors of Pandora’s Box. In the center of town I placed and opened the box. And what happened?

    It first created a giant vat of lava in the middle of the town, setting the villagers, animals, and houses on fire. On the periphery, all blocks turned into Diorite and Redstone. Finally, it began raining anvils.

    This… Was devilishly cruel.

    *two thumbs up*

    March 23, 2015
  6. i cannot explain what happened in words, but i will try. *ahem*. It summoned giant sandstone trees with dirt leaves, and proceeded to turn some of them into netherrack and glowstone, and to summon nether mobs. 5 stars out of 4

    June 25, 2016
  7. this box is EPIC it rained Diamond blocks on me and broke the ground and also killed me from suffocation but it was AMAZING and i did all this in survival and i have to get it from a naturally spawned chest E.g. village blacksmith, abandon mine shaft, end portal dungeon, normal Mob Spawning dungeon, nether fort chests, there are lots of ways to obtain them and also you can get them from the 1.8 lucky block mod hope you enjoyed my talk. 😀

    September 24, 2016
  8. this is great i love this mod its one that is bad but cool at the same time

    December 8, 2016
  9. so this huge nuclear tnt pit pops up (wtf) ignites, aaaaaaaaaaaaaand………

    it rains enderdragons and nether stars

    it’s AWESOME

    August 21, 2017
  10. Nice way to spice your world up! Would fit in as randomly generated in jungle temples and stuff like that.

    December 10, 2018