Item Lore Stats


Add functioning stats to your items to allow players to increase their player stats. Any gear/weapons that contain the correct lore that the plugin can detect (list below) will affect the wearer/wielder. ItemLoreStats helps you create an epic RPG experience. Will add more stats/options based on requests.

This has only been tested on v1.6.4, v1.7.2 and v1.7.9 (May work on other versions but those are untested).


This is the Item Lore Stats plugin you can add to your server to get players farming/trading/looting gear to get the perfect stats for their character. It is currently v4.67 and was designed for Minecraft V1.6.4, V1.7.2 and V1.7.9. Item Lore Stats offers random and unique loot tables for all of the default mobs and custom mobs.

I will continue to support this and add many more features. If you have any suggestions please let me know through a ticket.

Installation and configuration

Place the ItemLoreStats.jar into your plugins directory. Then all you need to do is run your server.


  • /ils - Will show a list of available commands.
  • /ils version - Will show the version of Item Lore Stats that's running.
  • /ils stats - Will display the total stats of of your armour and item in your hand.
  • /ils createlore - Creates a set of gear with lore to test the plugin.
  • /ils reload - Reloads the config.yml.
  • /ils repair - Repairs the item in hand (Requires op or ils.admin).
  • /ils sell - This will sell the item in your hand for the price listed in the tooltip of the item.
  • /ils name <text> - Sets the name of the item currently in your hand. Supports all text formatting.
  • /ils setMultiplier - All of the mobs health and damage will be scaled by their distance from the location that you type this command. The health is calculated using (distance(when spawned) x multiplier) + base health = new health. The damage is calculated using (distance x multiplier) = new damage.
  • /ils lore <player_name> <line#> <text> - Adds or sets the lore line to the item currently in the players hand. If you don't include a <player_name> it will apply it to your own item in your hand. <player_name> must be online.
  • /ils give <player_name> <item_name> - This will generate a weapon from the specified file name (plugins/ItemLoreStats/SavedItems/<item_name>) and give it to the specified player (more info on the config here). The item can be given to a player with a different name with /ils give <player_name> <item_name>, <new_item_name>.
  • /ils export <item_name> - This will export the item in hand to a file (plugins/ItemLoreStats/SavedItems/<item_name>) with the specified name so that it can be imported at a later date (more info on the config here).
  • /ils upgrade hand - This will upgrade the item you're currently holding. Item requires Level Lore to upgrade.
  • /ils upgrade armour - This will upgrade the armour you're currently wearing. Items require Level Lore to upgrade.
  • /ils upgrade all - This will upgrade the item you're holding and armour you're currently wearing. Items require Level Lore to upgrade.
  • /ils combatlog - This will enable/disable the ILS combat log that is displayed in chat (You hit a Zombie for X damage.).


Click here for a description of each stat.
The text on the tooltip has to be exactly how they are below, except <VALUE> is the amount/name you wish to add. The text can contain any colour.The lore it can read as stats are;

Armour: + or -<VALUE>%
Dodge: + or -<VALUE>%
Block: + or -<VALUE>%
Crit Chance: + or -<VALUE>%
Crit Damage: + or -<VALUE>%
Health: +<VALUE>
Health Regen: + or -<VALUE>%
Life Steal: + or -<VALUE>%
Ignition: + or -<VALUE>%
Reflect: + or -<VALUE>%
Slow: + or -<VALUE>%
Poison: + or -<VALUE>%
Wither: + or -<VALUE>%
Harming: + or -<VALUE>%
Blind: + or -<VALUE>%
Speed: + or -<VALUE>%
XP Bonus: + or -<VALUE>%
PvE Dmg Modifier: + or -<VALUE>
PvP Dmg Modifier: + or -<VALUE>
Level: <VALUE>
Class: <VALUE> (Requires permission ils.use.<VALUE>)
Bound to <VALUE>
Weapon Speed: <Very Slow, Slow, Normal, Fast, Very Fast>
Right-click to cast Living Bomb
Right-click to cast Lightning
Right-click to cast Fireball
Right-click to cast Frostbolt
Right-click to cast Minor Heal
Right-click to cast Major Heal

The name of the stat can be changed within the config and if it has, then you must change that in the tooltip accordingly.


Click here for help with the config.yml


Negate these to restrict ops.

  • ils.admin
    description: Required for the /ils createlore, /ils name, /ils setMultiplier and /ils lore commands.
    default: op

  • ils.use.<Class_Name>
    description: This allows gear to be restricted to specific classes or groups that have the required permission. If an item contains the lore Class: Mage then that player would need the ils.use.Mage permission.
    default: op

These are some plugins I recommend using with Item Lore Stats;

  • BarAPI
    This will allow the players health to be displayed visually as the boss bar like shown in the video here.

  • AttributeHider
    This will remove the "+X attack damage" from swords.

Have a suggestion or need to report a bug?

Please use the ticket system if you have a suggestion or need to report a bug. This helps me find the problems/suggestions much easier and will also contain the required information I would need rather than looking through the comments.


Simple Weapon creation (Made for 1.7 so may be slightly incorrect with newer version of ILS)
Setting the name of an item (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding a blank line (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding the Damage stat (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding the Crit Chance stat (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding the Life Steal stat (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding the Movement Speed stat (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding the Soulbound stat (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding the Level stat (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding the Spell stat (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Adding Durability (more of a guide than a tutorial)
Thai Tutorial by ShakeStudioMC


Click here for the full Changelog


As of v1.759 this plugin sends statistics about the usage to the server You can disable it by setting "opt-out" to true in \plugins\PluginMetrics\config.yml.


Auto-checking for updates

As of v2.18 this plugin will check for updates using Curse's ServerMods API. It always checks the current version with the version on BukkitDev and will notify ops or any players/groups with the ils.admin permission that there is an update available. It will never automatically download an update without the user typing /ils update. All of the updates are downloaded from BukkitDev. These checks can be disabled in the config.yml by setting checkForUpdates to false.


As people have requested a donation button to help support the development of Item Lore Stats I've decided to add one. Thanks to the current and future donations I really appreciate it.

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  • Avatar of gucek012 gucek012 Oct 25, 2014 at 18:28 UTC - 0 likes

    Hi, i have a little problem, if i wear random item and click any item in my bag, item disappear, can you help me ?

  • Avatar of Babibab Babibab Oct 21, 2014 at 18:18 UTC - 0 likes


    Asking again because of my first query may have lost itslef in the bottomless depths of comments: Will this plugin ever be compatible with SkillApi?



  • Avatar of Whitiy91 Whitiy91 Oct 21, 2014 at 08:39 UTC - 0 likes

    Hello @Supavitax Im using the latest version without heroes plugin, and i find it hard to make the class restriction work.

    My example is that i use PEX and have it like this



    I then edited in the confix class list with


    - 'Warlock' And it won't work. When i use an item with Class: Warlock on i can wear is but when i hit anything it changes the weapon. If i use someone else's class like Paladin it changes the weapon asap. So it might seem that something is wrong. + In the code you provided. You have 6x spaces in.



    6x space - 'Classname' 6x space - 'Classname' but in the confix its only 4?

    I really need some feedback cause I'm using your plugin in my server.

  • Avatar of midlander23 midlander23 Oct 18, 2014 at 15:42 UTC - 0 likes

    @Supavitax: Go

    it's not working like this for us in the server, if you open the inventory and place the armour in its place you can perfectlywear it although you don't have the required level. However, if you click it from out of inventory while you hold it, then you can't wear it. Hope that helps you to find out what's going on. Thanks.

  • Avatar of Supavitax Supavitax Oct 18, 2014 at 14:46 UTC - 0 likes

    @midlander23: Go

    If you try to wear/equip a piece of armour that is a higher level than you it will be automatically unequipped and put back into your inventory.

  • Avatar of midlander23 midlander23 Oct 18, 2014 at 14:31 UTC - 0 likes

    Hello, I'd like to know if there's possibility of setting the required level of an armour when you're wearing it and not only if you hold/equip it, thanks :)

  • Avatar of zxclove1996 zxclove1996 Oct 12, 2014 at 05:55 UTC - 0 likes

    I edit Damage become to 傷害. The stats wasn't work. It was work when version is v4.44. I update version to v4.67 it wasn't work. If it is my problem can you tell me how can I do? Thank you! My English is poor because English isn't my Mother tongue.

  • Avatar of hellspoodles hellspoodles Oct 11, 2014 at 09:32 UTC - 0 likes

    Hello, I installed your plugin for my server as well as heros. I soon changed from the heros plugin to MCMMO instead for simplicity's sake and now item lore damages don't do anything. I made a test item with 900000 damage and wacked a spider. It did the exact amount of damage the vanilla item would have done and there was also no popup from ILS stating how much damage I did. I made sure to set MCMMO to true in the configs as well as making sure that ILS combatlog was enabled. the console also does not give an error report. Could you please tell me what I am doing wrong?

  • Avatar of Supavitax Supavitax Oct 11, 2014 at 07:43 UTC - 0 likes

    @purejack: Go

    There isn't a way to disable it at the moment but I'll add one in the next update.

  • Avatar of purejack purejack Oct 11, 2014 at 07:25 UTC - 0 likes

    Hey, amazing plugin! How do i disable the ability to repair on crafting benches for materials, not just change the block type and cost, but disable that feature. Thank you :D


Date created
Oct 26, 2013
Last update
Aug 17, 2014
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