It just changes the way swords look in hand.





  • Open your Minecraft launcher.
  • Open the “Options” menu near the “login” button
  • Use the link in the Options menu to open the .minecraft directory
  • Navigate to the bin folder.
  • Open minecraft.jar and the HandSword version you downloaded with appropriate archive software. (i.e WinRAR, 7-Zip)
  • Drag all contents from HandSword into the minecraft.jar
  • Delete the META-INF folder from the minecraft.jar
  • Close both minecraft.jar and HandSword download.
  • Go back to the .minecraft directory.

(The mod edits a base class and requires no APIs. It was built with Minecraft Forge, but it should work without it)