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A Bat is a passive mob, mainly found in caves and caverns, and is the only unattacking mob that flies. They

Minecraft Bat Mob Image.png - Bat
Vital statistics
Drops Unknown
Health 6 (HeartHeartHeart)
First added 12w38a
Kind Passive
Type Of Mob Unknown
mostly appear in Halloween, and do not drop items.


1.4.2 - Official ReleaseEdit

Version Reason Date
12w38a Bats were added. Bats will appear to fly incorrectly and, what appears to be foolish, fly into lava. Bats can also "tramp" farms and its plants. They can make farmland to dirt. September 20, 2012
12w42a Bats do not tramp any farms.

October 17, 2012

1.4pre Bats make "squeak" noises.

October 19, 2012


  • This is the first flying mob.
  • Bats have very low health points.
  • Bats do not drop anything when killed.