New Default+ Texture Pack 1.20, 1.20.6 → 1.19, 1.19.4

Author SeaOfPixels

The New Default+ texture pack for Minecraft is a stunning transformation of the game’s graphics, created by a talented artist who goes by the pseudonym SeaOfPixels from the USA. As an avid resource pack creator and pixel artist, SeaOfPixels has a passion for crafting graphics for video games, and the New Default+ texture pack is a testament to their creative skills.

Seamless Integration with Vanilla Textures

One of the main highlights of the New Default+ texture pack is its seamless integration with the vanilla textures, resulting in a familiar yet modern look with vibrant colors. The textures are designed to harmonize well with each other, creating a cohesive and visually appealing experience. Notably, the pack introduces a unique feature where the durability of a sword gradually decreases, resulting in a duller blade, when used extensively, adding a realistic touch to the game.

Upon installing the New Default+ texture pack, players will notice several changes in the graphical user interfaces (GUIs). The title screen now features cleaner buttons, and the inventory and other interfaces have a fresh new look that is uniformly designed. While there are some subtle color changes in the XP bar, the hunger bar and health indicator remain unchanged, retaining the familiar Minecraft aesthetic.

Unique Features and Texture Variation in New Default+

Another significant enhancement in the New Default+ texture pack is the introduction of texture variation. This means that blocks, items, and mobs can have different appearances, adding much-needed variety to the game. For example, there are now over 45 different types of wolves, each with their unique colors. Creepers also adapt to their environment in caves, making them harder to spot as they behave like chameleons. However, it’s worth noting that these variations only work with Optifine, a popular optimization mod for Minecraft, and the textures are randomly assigned with no player influence.

In addition to texture variation, the New Default+ texture pack also brings new features to various biomes. For instance, snowy biomes now feature snowed-in trees in forests and frozen zombies at night, adding immersive details to the game world. Each biome has its own unique look, adding depth and diversity to the game’s environment.

Biome Enhancements and Stunning Minecraft Sky

The New Default+ texture pack also includes breathtaking new Minecraft sky textures. Regardless of the time of day, the sky looks fabulous with realistic clouds that resemble shaders. During sunset, the clear blue sky transforms into an orange-red spectacle, reminiscent of real-life sunsets. However, one minor downside is that the sun and moon still have angular shapes, which could benefit from more realism in future updates.

With its comprehensive modifications, the New Default+ texture pack offers players a plethora of options for customization and gameplay enhancement. Due to popular demand, a PvP addon has been released, which outlines ores like diamond or netherite, and even adds a subtle glow to them when using Optifine.

Rename Items for New Textures

Another exciting feature of the New Default+ texture pack is the ability to rename items using an anvil. Renaming certain items will result in a change in their texture, taking inspiration from Minecraft Story Mode for items, ultimate gear, and armor, and from Minecraft Dungeons for tools and weapons. The creator’s website provides a complete list of names that players can use in the anvil to unlock these unique textures. Players who enjoy this feature may also want to check out BetterVanillaBuilding, another texture pack by the same creator that offers similar customization options.

In conclusion, the New Default+ texture pack for Minecraft is a breathtaking and comprehensive enhancement to the game’s graphics. With its modern aesthetic, vibrant colors, texture variation, biome features, and sky overlays, it offers players a visually stunning and immersive experience. Additionally, the inclusion of unique features such as the sword durability mechanic and the ability to rename items for texture changes adds depth and customization to gameplay.


New Default+ was published on April 7, 2019 and is compatible with these Minecraft versions: 1.20.6 – 1.20.5 – 1.20.4 – 1.20.3 – 1.20.2 – 1.20.1 – 1.20 – 1.19.4 – 1.19.3 – 1.19.2 – 1.19.1 – 1.19 – 1.18.2 – 1.18.1 – 1.18 – 1.17.1 – 1.17 – 1.16.5 – 1.16.4 – 1.16.3 – 1.16 – 1.15.2 – 1.15 – 1.12.2 – 1.12 – 1.11.2 – 1.11 – 1.10.2 – 1.10 – 1.9.4 – 1.9 – 1.8.9 – 1.8 – 1.7.10 – 1.7.2 – 1.6.4

  • ✔️ CIT
  • ✔️ Connected Textures
  • ✔️ Custom Sky
  • ✔️ OptiFine

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New Default+ texture pack compared to Minecraft vanilla (before)New Default+ texture pack compared to Minecraft vanilla (after)

How To Install New Default+ Texture Pack

Here’s a simple guide for PC users on installing New Default+ in Minecraft Java Edition. If you’re using Minecraft Bedrock Edition and the pack is available for Bedrock/MCPE, you can simply click on the downloaded file to install it.
  1. To use all the cool features in this pack, download and install OptiFine.
  2. Download the New Default+ texture pack for Minecraft from the file section below. Pick the file that matches your Minecraft edition and version.
  3. Launch Minecraft.
  4. Click "Options" on the main menu.
  5. In the options, go to the submenu “Resource Packs”.
  6. Click "Open Pack Folder" at the bottom left to see a folder titled "resourcepacks".
  7. Put the downloaded ZIP file into your "resourcepacks" folder. Or, just drag and drop it into the Minecraft window to add the pack.
  8. You will see the pack on the left side of the resource pack selection menu. Unzip the file if you can't see the pack.
  9. Hover over the pack thumbnail and click the arrow pointing right.
    If the game says the pack is for a newer or older Minecraft version when you activate it, don't worry! It's just a heads-up. Click 'Yes' and enjoy the new textures – it won't affect your gameplay.
  10. Click "Done" and all assets have been loaded.

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  1. It happens to me that when I place a boat, either in the water or on land, there are times when you move the camera and inside the boat it bugs and you can see what is underneath as if it were transparent.

  2. I would LOVE a version of this but just the sky! i liked to layer mizunos on top to get a really awesome aesthetic with the pretty sky and mizuno textures but it became buggy because whatever mizunos didnt have (ex: varying textures for bricks and turtles) would show up instead. Thanks if you do!

  3. Sadly if I make a double chest, the texture glitches out and I see a stretched out version of a single chest.
    If I look from the front and bottom I can look through the chest and from behind it`s also glitched out.
    This happened with the [16x] [1.19.2 – 1.19.X] and the [16x] [1.20.X – 1.19.3] version I don’t know how it is with the other versions but I hope it gets fixed because I really like this texture pack.

    • hey man that really sucks that your pc is bad. I think I am able to make a worse version for people like you. You probably play on a laptop or something. But it’s fine. Search for another pack that fits your needs