Minecraft Realms makes it simple to try community maps and worlds for survival challenges. Thes add new challenges, interesting builds, and lots of extra features to a regular Minecraft world. But what are some of the best Minecraft Realms maps out there? Keep reading to find out.
All of these maps are available on the Realms Worlds tab under the World Templates section. You can have a maximum of three Worlds loaded at once in Minecraft Realms. To add one of these maps when you have the maximum, make a World download/backup and the load the Map.
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Sora's Fortress is a classic castle design that's just so expansive and epic that it begs to be explored. Adventuring in Minecraft is one of the coolest features, being able to just travel a strange land and discover things. This map adds an expansive castle and grounds to explore, packed with hidden secrets. What's more it's just beautifully made and ready for you to enjoy!
A trailer can be seen here.
Minecraft begs you to build classic Japanese architecture with its varieties of wood and stone work. This Japanese Villa map has done the hard work for you. Starting you off in an incredible world before you've even stepped a single foot the Japanese Villa world is a perfect start for a Samurai-themed Minecraft adventure.
Inspired by the addition of Nether Biomes, this Realms map uses all the new blocks added by that update to create some truly fantastical worlds. The Nether in Minecraft hints at a lost Pigmen civilization in the base game. This Realms map brings that civilization to life again.
Watch a trailer here.
While lush greenery and beautiful deserts are a common scene in Minecraft, sometimes you want something a little more... chilly. The arctic tundra of Frosty Wind changes the temperature of your standard Minecraft starting location, giving you a snowy and frosty landscape to explore.
Watch the trailer here.
Building a treehouse escape is an ambitious Minecraft starter base, but one that you can skip thanks to this fantastic Minecraft Realms map. Take a journey into the jungles of Minecraft from your start in a hidden tropical base with the Canopy Dream map. Instant pet Ocelot sadly not included.
Watch a trailer of this world here.
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