Iron Golem in Minecraft: How to create the perfect guardian to protect your home

Home protection and/or villages in Minecraft is not a laugh. Everything is joy and fun until two Creepers turn your house into chocapic. You can opt for defensive measures such as torches and a lava pit, but you can also live with style and make an iron golem as a bodyguard. That’s possible? I tell you how to do it.

Iron Golem in Minecraft: Your new best friend

Manufacture an iron golem needed from x36 iron bulls and x1 carved pumpkin . Remember that iron ingots are manufactured by processing iron in the oven. Then, put the ingots on the work table and manufacture X4 Iron blocks (x9 Iron ingot = x1 iron block).

The Pumpkin is a rare block that appears on the grass in any bioma. To be functional, you must put it in a work table next to a torch and you will get a carved or halloween or illuminated pumpkin.

Finally, Mount the Golem. Make a T with the iron blocks (three on one perched on the ground) and the pumpkin in the upper central zone of the T. a doll should be left. Be sure to make it in an open and space. Clean soil boil too.


You invoke a passive iron golem towards the players and neutral against other creatures. Attack if it is attacked and attacks hostile creatures such as zombies and Creepers. It will be cracking as you receive harm. Give iron bullion to repair it.

Finally, you can leave it free by your home or a village, or keep it tied. If you opt for this last option, you will not be able to unleash and attack enemies whenever you can. In the official wiki you can see the detail behavior of the iron golem.