ItemZoom is a creative and intriguing mod that, unlike traditional Minecraft mods, doesn’t focus on adding new features into Minecraft’s gameplay and instead focuses primarily on the cosmetic side of things. The mod’s been designed keeping in mind the fact that it can be slightly hard to analyze items in the in-game inventory because players are only displayed tiny models of the items, and this is why it can be slightly hard to look at the in proper detail. Thankfully, though, this mod gets rid of this issue by adding a minor but effective change into the mix.
The ItemZoom mod basically implements a neat little feature into the game that allows players to actually zoom in and view a larger version of the item that they’re currently viewing in their inventory. Whenever you have this mod installed, all you have to do is toggle it on with Shift + Z and, whenever it’s toggled on, any item that you hover over will become zoomed in and you’ll be able to see a much bigger version of it. The mod’s purely cosmetic so it doesn’t add any groundbreaking new gameplay mechanics into the mix but, nonetheless, it’s an effective mod that definitely starts to feel like a natural part of Minecraft after a while.
The ItemZoom mod comes with a few customization options as well through which players can change the amount by which an item is zoomed in. The mod also features a useful keybinding that can be held down in order to zoom in on an item, and this keybinding is great for players who don’t want the mod toggled on at all times. Overall, ItemZoom is a great mod that makes the gameplay of Minecraft a lot better by adding a really impressive cosmetic feature into the mix.
ItemZoom Mod for Minecraft 1.11.2 Changelogs
- Add configs for showing stack size and damage bar.
- Make sure damage bar hiding works for custom damage bars.
- Add config to disable the helper text.
- Set default zoom to 80% for new instances.
How to install ItemZoom Mod?
- Download and install the recommended Minecraft Forge for your Minecraft version.
- Download the latest mod version for your Minecraft version.
- Put the .jar file into the mods folder of your Minecraft installation.
Download Links for ItemZoom Mod
for Minecraft 1.11.2
for Minecraft 1.10.2
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