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Giants That Spawn Naturally

This plugin takes direct inspiration from FatMarleys' plugin FatGiants, which in turn was inspired by NaturalGiants. This plugin also takes inspiration from NodinChan's MobJockeys.

This plugin was originally written by rmh4209, continued on by pkt77, and is now in the hands of Mammothskier.

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The Giants Plugin can naturally spawn Giants that have 8 Configurable attack mechanisms Configurable Health, Experience, Drops, and Spawn in configurable Worlds and Biomes. β€œThe worst thing you can say about homework is that it is too hard. The worst thing you can say about a game is it's too easy.”

Attack Mechanisms

Attack Descriptions

Attack MechanismsDescription
DefaultThe default Minecraft Giant attack - if a player is inside the giants legs, the player will instantly die.
Lightning AttackWhen a giant targets an entity, that entity will be struck by lighning
Thow Boulder AttackWhen a player is 5-10 blocks away from a giant, there is a chance the giant will "Throw" a Fireball in the direction the giant is facing
Stomp AttackWhen a player gets close to a giant, there is a chance the giant will stomp the player
Kick AttackWhen a player gets close to a giant, there is a chance the giant will kick a player at a configurable height
Fire AttackWhen a giant targets an entity, that entity will get set on fire and so will the giant (configurable)
Lava AttackWhen a giant targets an entity, it can sets lava under that entity
Poison AttackWhen a player gets near a giant, there is a chance that it will poison the player
Shrapnel AttackWhen a giant targets a player, the giant will spawn zombies around the player (configurable)
Spawn Zombies on DeathWhen a giant dies, a configurable amount of zombies will spawn in that location


Attack MechanismsGiantSlimeMagma Cube
Lightning Attack
Thow Boulder Attack
Stomp Attack
Kick Attack
Fire Attack
Lava Attack
Poison Attack
Shrapnel Attack
Spawn Zombies on Death


/giants spawn <x> <y> <z>Spawns a giant at the given location
/giants reloadReloads the configuration files
/giants versionShows the version of the plugin the server is running


giants.versionGives the permission to use /giants version
giants.spawnGives the permission to use /giants spawn
giants.reloadGives the permission to use /giants reload
giants.debugGives the permission to receive debug messages
giants.*Gives all permissions for the plugin

Known Bugs

Found a bug? Submit a Ticket!

Future Plans

Add custom Death MessagesIn development
Improve Movement SpeedPlanning
Add configurable target rangePlanning

Got an idea? Submit a Ticket!

MC Stats

This plugin uses mcstats for stat collection. You can opt out of this by going into the plugin metrics folder and setting opt-out to true.

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  • Avatar of Mammothskier Mammothskier Dec 11, 2014 at 13:36 UTC - 0 likes

    @sakura_blades: Go

    The latest bleeding edge dev build supports this. I have been working on a build fully supporting spigot 1.8 and have not taken much time to test 6.4-snapshot. Goodluck.

    Thanks, Mammothskier

  • Avatar of sakura_blades sakura_blades Dec 11, 2014 at 05:59 UTC - 0 likes

    Is there a way to set an Items name and Lore with this plugin?

  • Avatar of Mammothskier Mammothskier Nov 29, 2014 at 06:22 UTC - 0 likes

    @sexyrussian: Go

    As far as I can tell from my testing, My giants don't spawn within a Would Guard region that has the mob-spawning flag set to deny.

  • Avatar of sexyrussian sexyrussian Nov 29, 2014 at 01:39 UTC - 0 likes

    fun plugin, used it to add additional excitement to the server.


    Plugin ignores WG flags, spawns giants in spawn, warzone, inside walls of spawn.

    Recommend hooking into factions or world guard to prevent spawning in unwanted places

  • Avatar of Mammothskier Mammothskier Nov 22, 2014 at 05:39 UTC - 0 likes

    @Whyhitme: Go

    Thanks! Hope everything meets your needs. If not let me know please. I like working with server owners to make the plugin the best it can be.

  • Avatar of Whyhitme Whyhitme Nov 22, 2014 at 02:01 UTC - 0 likes

    Great job with the plugin, It really helped add a little extra to my server :)

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  • Avatar of marubal21 marubal21 Nov 07, 2014 at 03:06 UTC - 0 likes

    @Mammothskier: Go

    Awesome, i'll give a look when i get back in town.

    Legends of Talaria

  • Avatar of Mammothskier Mammothskier Nov 06, 2014 at 14:06 UTC - 0 likes

    @marubal21: Go

    The latest bleeding edge build supports custom item lore and item drops. Please make sure to reset your config files, as is needed on all major updates.

  • Avatar of Mammothskier Mammothskier Nov 06, 2014 at 10:43 UTC - 0 likes

    @marubal21: Go

    I'm just going to drop this here for now.

  • Avatar of marubal21 marubal21 Nov 05, 2014 at 00:49 UTC - 0 likes

    @Mammothskier: Go

    I appropriate the support you've given me, thank you.


Date created
Jul 17, 2012
Last update
Oct 24, 2014
Development stage
  • enUS
MIT License
Curse link
Recent files
  • R: v6.3 for CB 1.7.9-R0.2 Oct 24, 2014
  • R: v6.2 for CB 1.7.2-R0.3 May 07, 2014
  • R: v6.1 for CB 1.7.2-R0.3 Mar 28, 2014
  • R: v6.0 for CB 1.7.2-R0.3 Feb 14, 2014
  • R: v5.0 for CB 1.4.7-R0.1 Jan 21, 2013