Shader pack for Minecraft Bedrock aliming to be as realistic as possible
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Natural Mystic Shaders

Natural Mystic Shaders is a shader pack for Minecraft Bedrock aiming to be as realistic as possible.

Screenshot during daytime Screenshot during night-time

Features include:

  • Shadows
  • Non-blocky clouds
  • Waves for water and leaves (but not plants)
  • Camera-angle dependent transparency and specular light for water
  • Improved torch light with flickering effect (unstable in 1.8 due to vanilla bug)
  • Sunlight and moonlight colors with night time desaturation
  • Desaturation under a bad weather condition
  • Exposure adjustment, contrast filter, and tone mapping


See releases.

Release notes


Supported platforms

  • iOS
  • Android (untested)

Tested on

  • Minecraft Bedrock 1.8, iPad Pro (MLMY2J/A), iOS 12.1 (16B92)

Changing configuration

Ideally there should be an in-game GUI to dynamically control the settings of shaders, but that isn't possible at the moment (#44). To compensate this shader pack contains a configuration file so users can edit it directly to modify its behavior.

  • Unpack the .mcpack file to some directory. It's just a zip archive.
  • Open src/shaders/glsl/natural-mystic-config.h with your favorite editor.
  • Edit the file to change configuration.
  • Archive it again, and install it.

For example, you can disable the shader-generated clouds and turn it into the default by changing the following line:


To this:





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