Important Information
In-game name Egg
Item ID 344
Type Raw Materials
Stackable Yes (16)

Eggs are items that appear near Chickens every four to five minutes; this is because the Chicken "lays" them. Eggs can be used as a weapon and in crafting. They are used for making Pumpkin Pie and Cake.

When thrown

When an Egg hits something, there is a 1/8 chance that 1 baby Chicken will hatch and a 1/32 chance that 2-4 baby Chickens will hatch. This allows the player to set up a chicken farm without luring the Chickens using seeds.

As a weapon

While Eggs do not inflict damage (except to the Ender Dragon), they can be thrown to knock an enemy backwards, similarly to Ender Pearls and Snowballs


  • Eggs are the only mob drop that can be obtained without killing the mob.
  • Eggs stack by 16, along with Ender Pearls and snowballs.
Raw Materials
Base Blaze RodCharcoalClay (Item)CoalCocoa BeanDiamondEggEmeraldFlintGlowstone DustGold NuggetGunpowderInk SacLapis LazuliLeatherNether QuartzNether StarPrismarine CrystalPrismarine ShardRabbit's FootRabbit HideSeedsStringSugar Cane
Crafted Bone MealBookBowlBrick (Item)CharcoalDyeGold IngotNether Brick (Item)StickSugarWheat

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