MineCraft mod to switch on a physical light

A modification to MineCraft that enables a physical light to be turned on or off has been created.

The author uses OpenComputers, a mod which allows configurable, components to be defined that will make up a ‘computer’ within MineCraft. Download OpenComputers here.


By reverse-engineering a WIFI-controlled light, the author was able to send a signal to turn on and off a light from within MineCraft.

Here’s an animated gif showing the mod:


The full article  “Breaking the 4th Wall with Minecraft” can be read here.




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