Improve the Behavior of Zombies with the Zombie Awareness Mod (1.5.1)

The Zombie Awareness Mod is a simple mod that adds a new challenge to the game by making zombies smarter. It gives them new abilities such as blood scent, hearing, and light source awareness.


Blood scents:
– When hurt, you will spill blood.
– Zombies can smell this blood and will follow the scent.
– When players are below 60% damage, they will continously bleed and zombies will follow them.

Sound sources:
– Zombies that are within 16 blocks of the player will hear noises the player makes.
– They are more likely to come investigate if the sound is frequent.

Light sources:
– Zombies can see light sources from far away and are attracted to them.

Night surface spawning:
– Zombies spawn in groups at night, causes random invasions

Long distant waypoints:
– Mobs will gather up together and wander the terrain in large groups.
Randomly faster zombies:
Zombies can sprint faster when they see the player

Download Zombie Awareness Mod for 1.5.1:


  1. Locate your Minecraft.jar file.
  2. Open Minecraft.jar up using Winrar and delete the META-INF folder
  3. Drag the files from the forge zip file into Minecraft.jar.
  4. Run Minecraft once
  5. Drag the zombie awareness mod .zip into the .minecraft/mods folder.
  6. Have Fun!