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Building Runes

Runes are constructed as a pattern of odd dimensions (such as 3x3x3 or 5x5x1 blocks). Stone (but not cobblestone), dirt, and other "tier zero" blocks can be used to fill "blank" spaces in the pattern. The material the rune is constructed out of determines the rune's "tier". Higher tiers make the rune more powerful.

Note: Note not all runes can be affected by tier.

Runes are activated by using (right-click by default) the central block, or the floor below with any Tool. Different runes often have specific activation requirements. Shovel runes must be clicked on with a shovel, while teleporters can be activated with an empty hand.

Runes List

Here we have the layout of all known runes. For details, click the individual runes name.


Initiation ­— enable runecrafting


Depth Note — show floor thickness

Diviner — show active runecraft effects

Oracle ­— show tier information of a given block


Freight Teleporter — teleport items out of a chest into a freightpoint

Freightpoint — receiver for a Freight Teleporter

Personal Teleport — a cheap, single-use teleporter

Recall — teleport yourself or others to the marked location

Teleporter — teleport players to a receiver

Warp — teleport through floors or ceilings

Waypoint — receiver for a player teleport


Doubt — un-Faith an island

Faith — raise the land to make a floating island

Faith Transfer Portal ­— teleport an entire faith island

Faith Wrencher — adjust an island's center

Faithpoint — receiver for a Transfer Portal

Pegasus — move an island through the sky

Rubrik — create a copy of a faith island

Shell - create a shell around your faith island


Lock Block — lock or down toggle blocks

Mineshaft — instantly dig a vertical mineshaft

Mound ­— create a shelter

Reality Anchor — record a structure for duplication

Reality Master — create a copy of a Reality Mastered structure

Reality Master (Advanced) — create an advanced copy of a Reality Mastered structure

Solar Flare — vaporize a large volume of blocks

Spleef Block ­— for flooring a Spleef arena

Toggle Blocks — blocks that can be toggled with another block (or air)

Topsy Turvy — vertically invert an area

Transmutation — replace blocks in place

Transmutation (Advanced) — replace more powerful blocks in place

Wall Master — build a structure that helps build walls


Accelerator — fling players through the air

Aether Chest - a secure way to get energy for you or another

Flotilla — stackable boats

Force Field — an invisible defensive wall

Freezer — freeze water and create snow

Glowstick - light up mobs in the area

Inheritance — retain items on death

Immersion — blind yourself

Levitation Obelisk — negate gravity in a large area

Magic Cake — bake a cake without milk or eggs

Magma Gel — right click and create lava sources

Runic Radio — talk to other players with the same radio [Temporarily Disabled]

Spring — leap forwards on command

Surface Tension — right click and create water sources

Tempest — raise or dispel a storm

Vortex - Coming soon

Zeerix Chest — create a chest you can summon and unsummon at will [Temporarily Disabled!]


Ankheg Armor — gives armor toughness

Cold Feet — freeze water under your feet

Diver's Helmet — breathe underwater

Dragon Heart — nearly certain it gives extra hearts on armor

Endurance — extend mercy invulnerability after taking damage

Torch Bearer — a torch that follows you

Prometheus — creates runic armor


Some tool effects can be stacked.

Farmer's Charm — plant seeds while hoeing

Fire Pick — smelt blocks as you mine them

Leaf Blower — destroy leaves in bulk

Light Pick — place torches with your pickaxe

Power Hoe — till large areas of dirt

Power Pick — mine large volumes of rock and ore

Containment — make dangerous terrain safe when mining nearby


Some weapon effects can be stacked. (Multishot + Siege bow, for example)

Bow of Light — place torches with your arrows

Bow of Translocation — teleport to where the arrow lands

Hell Maw — arrows open fissures to the void

Multishot — shoot multiple arrows at once

Shield — create a small force field with your shield

Siege bow — upgrade your arrows with TNT


Dispel — remove runecraft effects

Permanence — prevent a tool from being destroyed

Genesis — create a personal void dimension


All Ward runes block the creation of certain types of runes, or disable existing rune effects, within a given area.

Aether Ward — disable all rune creation

Danger Ward — disable terrain modifying runes

Flight Ward — disable flight

Tool Ward — disable rune-enhanced tools

Teleport Ward — disable teleportation

True Name Ward — disable use of True Names

Void Ward — disable curses

True Name

True Name — let someone else use runes as if they were you


Automation Designator — prepare a rune for remote activation via sensors

Block Sensor — activates when a block is placed on it

Damage Sensor — activates when it takes damage

Pressure Sensor — activates when stepped on

Redstone Sensor — activates on receiving a redstone signal


These runes are intended for use by administrators only; as such, all of them require bedrock to make.

Admin Pick — delete bedrock

Altar of Judgement — edit disabled-runes.txt from in game

Absolution - load a previously saved Faith island, clipping into whatever

Redemption — load a previously saved Faith island

Salvation — save a Faith island to a file

Seed Rune — WIP limited to OPs