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GLSL Shaders Mod 1.20, 1.19.4 → 1.18.2

GLSL Shaders Mod enhances Minecraft graphics with advanced shader effects and customizability.

Developer👤karyonix
Category🍃Shader
Loader
CreatedJan 1, 2023
UpdatedApr 19, 2023
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Are you tired of the same, pixelated graphic effects and looking to shake things up? GLSL Shaders Mod adds tons of aesthetic features to your traditional Minecraft experience, adding detail to things players often look over. When was the last time you stopped what you were doing to look at a tree? With GLSL Shaders Mod, you may notice natural aspects in the game that would otherwise be overlooked. When Minecraft was first established, many players connected with the simple, pixelated graphics and found them to be simple and nostalgic. Now that the game has been around for a while, even diehard fans are looking for a way to renovate their overall experience. While many mods change how the game is played, Shaders Mod is sure to change how you look at the game.

Unlike other shaders for Minecraft, GLSL Shaders Mod contains a plethora of shaderpacks, ensuring the player will find a redesign of a familiar object every time they boot the game up. Using the cooperation of several mod developers, Shaders Mod provides graphical changes to shadows, weather, light, and map drawing. While those aspects seem simple enough, they attribute to the majority of the visual atmosphere of the game. Stormy weather will feel darker and more ominous, sunlight will feel brighter and more calming, and sunsets will look more magnificent.

Because Shaders Mod is a huge overhaul to the visual components in the game, it requires a powerful processor to work its magic. If you consider adding this mod to your to-do list, you may want to inspect your CPU and GPU. Even for those with a strong processing unit and crisp graphic cards, it should be noted that shaders often slow down the game’s rendering process. Lag will most likely be experienced, especially when loading new chunks. Once the chunks are fully loaded, players may find their framerate returning to normal. While most mods simply require files to be moved to a folder, Shaders Mod is far more demanding. Many of the shaders used require specific graphic cards as well as processors than can handle the overhaul. On top of that, Forge is required for most versions of this mod.

Another factor that separates Shaders Mod from traditional shaders is in the title: Shaders Mod. With this mod, several shaderpacks are added from numerous contributors. Because of this, players have incredible customization when deciding how their world should look. While many of the shaders added require a specific set of hardware, some of the shaders are a bit friendlier. Some shaders are available for OSX, Intel graphics cards, OptiFine, Minecraft builds that do not use Forge, computers with low graphics capabilities, and older versions of Minecraft. If anything is to be taken from this mod, keep in mind that it allows for a hands-on approach to choosing which shaders are used.

GLSL Shaders compatible versions:
  • 1.20
  • 1.19.4
  • 1.19.3
  • 1.19.2
  • 1.19.1
  • 1.19
  • 1.18.2
  • 1.18.1
  • 1.18
  • 1.17.1
  • 1.17
  • 1.16.5
  • 1.16.4
  • 1.16.3
  • 1.16.2
  • 1.16.1
  • 1.16
  • 1.15.2
  • 1.15.1
  • 1.15
  • 1.14.4
  • 1.14.3
  • 1.14.2
  • 1.14.1
  • 1.14
  • 1.13.2
  • 1.13.1
  • 1.13
  • 1.12.2
  • 1.12.1
  • 1.12
  • 1.11.2
  • 1.11.1
  • 1.11
  • 1.10.2
  • 1.10.1
  • 1.10
  • 1.9.4
  • 1.9.3
  • 1.9.2
  • 1.9.1
  • 1.9
  • 1.8.9
  • 1.8.8
  • 1.8.7
  • 1.8.6
  • 1.8.5
  • 1.8.4
  • 1.8.3
  • 1.8.2
  • 1.8.1
  • 1.8
  • 1.7.10
  • 1.7.9
  • 1.7.8
  • 1.7.7
  • 1.7.6
  • 1.7.5
  • 1.7.4
  • 1.7.2
  • 1.7
  • 1.6.4
  • 1.6.2

How To Install GLSL Shaders Mod

This guide will explain how to quickly download and install the GLSL Shaders Mod with Forge for Minecraft.

  1. Installing Minecraft Forge

    Download and install the latest Forge version for your Minecraft version.
    Download Forge

  2. Download GLSL Shaders Mod

    Go to the download section and get the mod jar file.
    Make sure to download a mod version that is compatible with the mod loader you have installed.

    Jump to Download Section

  3. Install GLSL Shaders Mod

    Place the downloaded GLSL Shaders mod jar file in your mods folder in the .minecraft directory.

  4. Launch Minecraft

    Start the Minecraft launcher and make sure you have the Forge profile selected.

  5. Successfully Installed

    The game should load normally, as well as all mods and dependencies.
    In the unlikely event of a crash, make sure you have the correct version of all mods installed and that all are compatible.
    You can also request help via the developer's official links or by leaving a comment on this page.

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  • 👨‍💻 karyonix is the creator of GLSL Shaders Mod

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Comments (84)

when i copied the shaders mod to my mods file and tried to launch the game it crashed and when i removed the mod it works can someone please help

The link to 1.12.1 just sends me to the Optifine page. Also, ASM is not compatible with Forge or Optifine in this version, and I think that is something you should specify on this page.