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SkyWars - Battle against players in a sky environment

Schematic creation

  • 1) Build your map
  • 2) Place a BEACON block to define a spawn point (somewhere above the island, the glass box will be created automatically)
  • 3) Make a schematic out of it with WorldEdit
  • 4) Place schematic in the plugins/SkyWars/schematics directory (format: name.schematic)


  • Download SkyWars.jar and put it in your plugins/ directory
  • Place your schematics in the plugins/SkyWars/schematics directory
  • Set the lobby with /sw setlobby
  • Place stone pressure plate in the lobby world for players to join a game


  • WorldEdit
  • Vault
  • A permissions plugin compatible with Vault

Optional requirements

  • Essentials
  • WhatIsIt (v1.0.3+)
  • CommandBook
  • Multiverse-Core


/swN/AMain command, will list all available commands
/sw startskywars.command.startStarts a SkyWars game
/sw leaveN/ARemoves you from the game you're currently in
/sw kitN/AAllows a player to pick kits (
/sw setlobbyskywars.command.setlobbySets the lobby
/sw reloadskywars.command.reloadReloads the chests, kits and the plugin.yml
/sw scoreskywars.command.scoreShows your current point balance
/sw score <player>skywars.command.score.othersShows current score balance of given player
/sw score set <player> <balance>skywars.command.score.setSets the score balance for the given player
/sw score give <player> <balance>skywars.command.score.giveAdds given amount to players score balance
/sw score take <player> <balance>skywars.command.score.takeRemoves given amount from players score balance

Configurable files



Development Builds


Disclaimer: Development builds of this project can be acquired at the provided continuous integration server. These builds have not been approved by the BukkitDev staff. Use them at your own risk.

This plugin utilises Hidendra's plugin metrics system, which means that the following information is collected and sent to

  • A unique identifier
  • The server's version of Java
  • Whether the server is in offline or online mode
  • The plugin's version
  • The server's version
  • The OS version/name and architecture
  • The core count for the CPU
  • The number of players online
  • The Metrics version

Opting out of this service can be done by editing plugins/Plugin Metrics/config.yml and changing opt-out to true.

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  • Avatar of pompy5685 pompy5685 Jan 27, 2014 at 05:33 UTC - 0 likes

    @krik942008: Go

    Just give the player the kit perm? If thats what you asking?

  • Avatar of AAGInfamousJr AAGInfamousJr Jan 27, 2014 at 04:32 UTC - 0 likes

    every single time someone dies or jumps in the void the game doesnt end and so many things start coming up in the console whats going on? PLEASE HELP IF YOU WANT TO SEE TOMORROW 10 am or skype me slayingpanther

  • Avatar of krik942008 krik942008 Jan 27, 2014 at 03:26 UTC - 0 likes

    @pompy5685: Go

    Thanks!But how can i do kits for ever?

  • Avatar of pompy5685 pompy5685 Jan 27, 2014 at 02:48 UTC - 1 like

    @krik942008: Go

    Give that player/rank the kit perm (

  • Avatar of pompy5685 pompy5685 Jan 27, 2014 at 02:48 UTC - 1 like

    @krik942008: Go

    Hey. Go to config.yml and then find

    groups: example: per-kill: 3 per-win: 10 on-death: -1 on-leave: -1

    Try to change example: to the name of your VIP rank. I never tried this before but you can. Hope it works :)

  • Avatar of krik942008 krik942008 Jan 27, 2014 at 01:58 UTC - 0 likes

    @pompy5685: Go

    How can i give a specific rank?Help please!

  • Avatar of krik942008 krik942008 Jan 27, 2014 at 01:57 UTC - 0 likes

    How can i do buy kits for ever?not only for one game!

  • Avatar of xDangerMonkeyx xDangerMonkeyx Jan 27, 2014 at 01:19 UTC - 0 likes


    It all works now thanks to the dev build THANKYOU so much!!

    Your a LEGEND!!

  • Avatar of Coffeebuzz77 Coffeebuzz77 Jan 27, 2014 at 01:08 UTC - 0 likes

    is there a way to disable the prefix score in worlds the arena/lobby dont exist in ? I dont want that prefix in my normal and creative worlds.
    Building and Fun all in one !

  • Avatar of CoolPikaPlaysMC CoolPikaPlaysMC Jan 26, 2014 at 23:14 UTC - 0 likes

    @andypandy89: Go it says [Vault] Vault v1.2.29-b3720 Information [Vault] Economy: Essentials Economy [Essentials Economy] [Vault] Permissions: PermissionsEx [PermissionsEx, SuperPerms] [Vault] Chat: PermissionsEx_Chat [PermissionsEx_Chat]


Date created
Aug 10, 2013
Last update
Jan 27, 2014
Development stage
  • enUS
GNU General Public License version 3 (GPLv3)
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