Mod: Add New Biomes to Minecraft with the Extra Biomes Mod (1.1)

Extra biomes mod for minecraft 1.1

The Extra Biomes mod adds more variety to the landscape of Minecraft with 22 new biomes to the game. These biomes include new flowers, soils, and trees that are unique to each biome.

Features:

Alps:

Alps Minecraft biome

Snowy, rocky landscape with pine trees scattered about.

Autumn Woods

Autumn Woods 1.1

Somewhat flat with frequent mild hills and mountains. Red, yellow, orange, and brown trees.

Autumn Woods (Alternative)

Autumn Woods (Alternative)

Similar to the Autumn woods biome.

Birch Forest

Birch Forest

A relatively flat biome with only birch trees.

Forested Hills

Forested Hills

Same terrain generation code as Notch’s Extreme Hills biome but with much more vegetation.

Forested Islands

Woodlands

Forested Islands

Oceans as of now SUCK. Now there’s a variation of islands that don’t suck.
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Glacier

One of the most beloved biomes in the mod, the Glaciers are mountainous, frozen, lifeless, and awesome.
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Green Hills

Reminiscent of the good old days in alpha, the Green Hills have a modest amount of trees, beautiful rolling hills, and special orange and white flowers.
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Green Hills (Alternative)

Reminiscent of the good old days in alpha, the Green Hills have a modest amount of trees, and beautiful rolling hills.

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Green Swamp

Taller trees, hydrangeas, cattails, and no hideous hard-coded dark colors.

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Green Swamp (Alternative)

Basically a copy/paste of Notch’s swamps, but without the hideous hard-coded dark colors.

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Ice Mountains

Contrary to popular belief, the Ice Mountains have no ice whatsoever. The Ice Mountains were made by Notch, but never allowed to generate ’cause he stinks.

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Mini Jungle

Arguably the most popular biome, the Mini Jungle is packed with tall grass, vines, waterlilys, mushrooms, and dark green water!

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Meadow

Flat, filled with flowers and flowing grass, the Meadow is an awesome place to punch a pig.

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Mountainous Desert

Notch Deserts are the ugliest, flattest, most boring biome in the game. Now, they’re only ugly and boring!

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Mountain Ridge

High rocky red mountains with rivers carving canyons throughout. Not available in Classic.

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Taiga Mountains

Just like a normal Taiga, but with towering mountains and snow!

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Rainforest

Designed to resemble the Rainforests from pre-1.8. They’re overgrown with ferns, green grass, big trees, and mountains. Awesome!

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Savanna

Yellow, flat, grassy, and populated with Acacia trees.

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Savanna (Alternative)

Yellow, flat, and grassy, the Savanna kinda sucks to spawn in, but sure provides some magnificent scenery.

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Shrubland

No Notch tall grass, but LOTS of short and cover grass.

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Snow Forest

A snowy biome with thick forests.

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Temperate Rainforest

Massive Fir trees, large mountains, and dark forest floors.

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Temperate Rainforest Snow

The same as the Temperate Rainforest, but with snow!

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Wasteland

The Wasteland biome is dry, barren, and ridden with cracked sand.

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Wasteland (Alternative)

The alternative Wasteland biome is dry, barren, and ridden with sandstone.

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Woodlands

Feels like a vanilla biome. Yellow grass and foliage, quite pleasing.

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Download:
Extra Biomes Mod
ModLoader for 1.

Installation:

  1. Navigate to your minecraft.jar file. This can be found by going to run and typing in %appdata%.
  2. Then navigate to the .Minecraft/bin directory and open minecraft.jar in a program such as WinRar or 7-Zip
  3. Delete the META-INF folder.
  4. Move the files from the ModLoader .zip file into Minecraft.jar.
  5. Move all of the files from the Extra Biomes .zip file into Minecraft.jar.
  6. Have fun!