Frequently Asked Questions
My antivirus is blocking SpongeCraft.
How do I play this on Linux?
Error: Could not create the Java Virtual Machine.
Reinstall Java. This is a problem with Java, not SpongeCraft.
Why can't I spawn villagers?
You have to be a Loyal Customer to spawn a villager. Unfortunately, this is because we have seen this privilege abused.
What mode does SpongeCraft play in?
We play on a creative server! Certain abilities however can only be gained by purchasing access to the group through the Doubloon Store. Doubloons can be earned by posting on the forum, or by mining in the Doubloon Mine in SpongeCraft. Doubloons are SBC's currency and is completely free and does not require real money. Loyal Customers have the ability to change their skins, spawn mobs, and more.
Do I need a copy of Minecraft to play?
No. While you can play on our server with normal Minecraft (click on instructions link above if you would like to), you do not need a copy to play. Click on one of the download links above to get started.
Will SpongeCraft mess up my current Minecraft install?
Nope. SpongeCraft is self-contained and will not interfere with your Minecraft install. If you would prefer to use your Minecraft install instead of downloading SpongeCraft, click here for instructions.
What are going to do on SpongeCraft?
We will be doing a large range of stuff with SpongeCraft! Sometimes there are events, games, and even tournaments. If you haven't already, request to be a part of a team here, so that you can participate in some of our events.
What are optional mods?
Mods are modifications to the game that changes how the game looks, plays, or feels. The ones provided through SpongeCraft are safe for you to use!
What is OP?
OP is short for "Operator'". Operators help run SpongeCraft by helping to develop the server, maintain the server, and do events.
Are there any extra features I can get?
There sure are! Just visit the Doubloon Store.
How do I join a team?
How do I become a Loyal Customer?
You can become a Loyal Customer by purchasing access to the group through the Doubloon Store. Doubloons can be earned by posting on the forum, or by mining in the Doubloon Mine in SpongeCraft. Doubloons are SBC's currency and is completely free and does not require real money. Loyal Customers have the ability to change their skins, spawn mobs, and more.
How do I change my in-game player skin?
Only Loyal Customers can change their skin on SpongeCraft. If you aren't yet, see the previous question. If you are a Loyal Customer, go to the Skin Change Room in the directory to change your skin. As always, users who purchased Minecraft are able to change their skin through Minecraft's official website.
There is a glitch/bug! How do I report it?
Please report it here. It's the best way for us to see it.