Java Forge

Open-source Java projects categorized as Forge

Top 23 Java Forge Projects

  • MinecraftForge

    Modifications to the Minecraft base files to assist in compatibility between mods. New Discord:

    Project mention: Anyone knows why this is happening? I use Feather and NEU.(screenshots showed all black) | /r/HypixelSkyblock | 2023-08-27
  • WorldEdit

    🗺️ Minecraft map editor and mod

    Project mention: Admins. What's your go to server software/plugins? | /r/admincraft | 2023-05-10

    WorldEdit + WETS.

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

  • Create

    [Forge Mod] Building Tools and Aesthetic Technology

    Project mention: Looking for a specific texture | /r/CreateMod | 2023-12-10

    The block models for the track overlays are stored (here)[]

  • CatServer

    高性能和高兼容性的1.12.2/1.16.5/1.18.2版本Forge+Bukkit+Spigot服务端 (A high performance and high compatibility 1.12.2/1.16.5/1.18.2 version Forge+Bukkit+Spigot server)

  • Velocity

    The modern, next-generation Minecraft server proxy. (by PaperMC)

  • FarPlaneTwo

    Level-of-Detail renderer in Minecraft. Allows for render distances of millions of blocks. (Cubic Chunks-compatible) (WIP)

  • Applied-Energistics-2

    A Minecraft Mod about Matter, Energy and using them to conquer the world..

    Project mention: I finally got my storage online | /r/beadsprites | 2023-05-02

    Probably. This is from a very popular mod called Applied Energistics. It's been around for a while.

  • Onboard AI

    ChatGPT with full context of any GitHub repo. Onboard AI learns any GitHub repo in minutes and lets you chat with it to locate functionality, understand different parts, and generate new code. Use it for free at

  • BuildCraft


  • Arclight

    A Bukkit(1.19/1.20) server implementation on Forge using Mixin. ⚡ ⚡⚡⚡⚡

    Project mention: Modpack Server hosting with plugins | /r/admincraft | 2023-05-20

    If you want to run Bukkit plugins with Forge, there's a few options. Mhoist, Magma and Arclight all achieve the same goal of running Bukkit plugins with Forge. Mhoist and Magma have both existed longer than Arclight, however Arclight uses mixins, which can improve compatibility.

  • Mohist

    Minecraft Forge Hybrid server implementing the Spigot/Bukkit API, formerly known as Thermos/Cauldron/MCPC+

    Project mention: Mohist Server | /r/minecraftespanol | 2023-06-26,

  • spark

    A performance profiler for Minecraft clients, servers, and proxies. (by lucko)

    Project mention: Custom Events in the Blocky World: Using JFR in Minecraft | | 2023-11-28

    I'm not sure how much of the built in JFR a mod for Minecraft called Spark uses but it is a fairly common tool for debugging and visualising lag on modded servers

  • CC-Tweaked

    Just another ComputerCraft fork

    Project mention: CC:Tweaked on Bedrock | /r/BedrockAddons | 2023-07-12

    For those that don't know, CC:Tweaked is the sucessor of ComputerCraft, a fabulous mod for Java Minecraft that adds computers that runs a Lua VM and are able to run programs, interact with some blocks and do redstone stuff. Also it add "mobile" computers/robots aka Turtles that have everything computers do plus they are mobile and can break and place blocks in the world. For large scale building and intricate redstone projects this is a must have mod.

  • JustEnoughItems

    Item and Recipe viewing mod for Minecraft

    Project mention: How to craft cup in psychedelicraft? | /r/feedthebeast | 2023-06-29

    i’d recommend installing jei for all your recipe browsing needs

  • twilightforest

    Twilight Forest repository

    Project mention: Minecraft Modding Help | /r/feedthebeast | 2023-06-18

    Looking at the source for twilight forest. They use a noise function to generate a variant based on the position.

  • minecolonies

    Minecolonies minecraft mod

    Project mention: Does anyone know if theres a way I can edit the game files to remove the research limitations? | /r/Minecolonies | 2023-05-28

    vanilla researches

  • geckolib

    GeckoLib is an animation engine for Minecraft mods, with support for complex 3D keyframe-based animations, numerous easings, concurrent animation support, sound and particle keyframes, event keyframes, math-based animations, and more. Available for all major modloaders.

  • MCCustomSkinLoader

    Customize Skin, Cape and Elytra in Minecraft 1.8-1.20.2

    Project mention: Crashing after Joining server | /r/fabricmc | 2023-10-12

    Update: they've updated the Fabric Mod:

  • simple-voice-chat

    A working voice chat in Minecraft!

    Project mention: Looking for help with a plugin for a mod | /r/admincraft | 2023-03-26

    I'm looking for a global chat plugin for Simple Voice Chat.

  • TouhouLittleMaid

    A minecraft forge mod about the maid

  • refinedstorage

    An elegant solution to your hoarding problem.

  • RoughlyEnoughItems

    Clean and Configurable. Your recipe viewer mod for 1.13+.

  • The-Aether

    The original "The Aether" mod, rewritten and ported to modern Minecraft versions.

    Project mention: my friend's childhood dream came true after 9 years :) | /r/Minecraft | 2023-06-03

    Just so everyone knowsthe Aether mod got updated to 1.19.4 and is actually doable right now

  • EnderIO

    EnderIO Rewritten for Modern Minecraft. (by Team-EnderIO)

    Project mention: Ender IO Alpha Released | /r/feedthebeast | 2023-07-07

    Please remember to file any bug reports on the GitHub and check for duplicates first.

  • WorkOS

    The modern API for authentication & user identity. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-12-10.

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What are some of the best open-source Forge projects in Java? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 MinecraftForge 6,581
2 WorldEdit 2,953
3 Create 2,476
4 CatServer 1,894
5 Velocity 1,553
6 FarPlaneTwo 1,446
7 Applied-Energistics-2 1,327
8 BuildCraft 1,318
9 Arclight 1,221
10 Mohist 1,154
11 spark 918
12 CC-Tweaked 808
13 JustEnoughItems 710
14 twilightforest 611
15 minecolonies 560
16 geckolib 527
17 MCCustomSkinLoader 469
18 simple-voice-chat 389
19 TouhouLittleMaid 351
20 refinedstorage 340
21 RoughlyEnoughItems 298
22 The-Aether 288
23 EnderIO 282
The modern API for authentication & user identity.
The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.