Particle Effect

Data Type

A data type that's either a String which defines only the particle type or an Object which defines the particle type and its additional parameters.


Refer to the Minecraft Wiki: Particles (Particle IDs) page for a list of vanilla particle type IDs that you can use.


Field Type Default Description
type Identifier The namespace and ID of the particle type.
params String The additional parameter for the particle type.


"particle": "minecraft:happy_villager"

A happy villager particle type.

"particle": {
    "type": "minecraft:dust",
    "params": "0.922 0.314 0.314 2"

A red dust particle type with a count of 8.

"particle": {
    "type": "minecraft:block",
    "params": "minecraft:ice"

A block particle type that uses the Ice texture.