Creature Variety โ€“ Random Mobs 1.17.1

Published by Peter Schwartz
Published October 6, 2021
Updated: October 6, 2021
Published by Peter Schwartz
Published October 6, 2021
Updated: October 6, 2021

Mobs are one of the most fun reasons of Minecraft, especially getting sneak attacked by one. However, Creature Variety โ€“ Random Mobs 1.17.1 makes mobs even more fun and entertaining.

With the default resource pack for Minecraft all mobs and populace tend to look almost entirely the same. This might cause the game to become redundant and even look boring at some times.


However, that all can be changed by simply installing this efficient utility pack to add a variety of different looks and faces for the mobs.

What is Creature Variety โ€“ Random Mobs 1.17.1

This awesome pack makes the game even more realistic and fun by adding variations of the faces, looks, and even equipment of the mobs.


Random Mobs provides Minecraft with it's own twist by making some of the mobs look different from the other mob. It adds a sense of realism and makes the game more fun to play with.

This pack was created by the pack maker who goes by the alias DraminOver who is well known for some of his awesome work.

Remember, since this pack only modifies the mobs and villagers, you can use other resource packs together with this pack as long as you put this pack higher on the load order.

Is Creature Variety Worth the Download

Yes! This pack is definitely worth the download. Not only does it make the game feel more vibrant by adding more mob looks and faces, it also makes the game feel alive.

Plenty of purists who enjoy the game tend to use Faithful texture packs together with this pack. This is because the mob designs are also true and faithful to the essence Mojang wanted them to look.

Overall, this pack is a great pick-me-up to add to your list of resource packs as it just makes the game feel better all around.

Don't forget to download and use any of the best shaders for Minecraft  together with this pack to make the game even more alive and breathing.

This pack indefinitely requires you to download and install Optifine first before you can even use this pack.


  • Makes the game more immersive as mobs now have different faces
  • Creates a sense of realism to the game by differentiating mobs and populace
  • Has tons of variations included so you probably wont see the same face that often


  • Might cause your game to slow down but only if it doesn't have decent specifications
  • Creates identities to mobs and villagers which might not make killing them as comfortable
  • Removes the uniformity of mobs which was the original concept of Minecraft

Random Mobs Review

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How to Download Mob Variety:

Step 1: How to Download from

If this is your first time downloading from our site, rest assured downloading from minecraft-resourcepacks is safe.  Before downloading review the basics of how to download a pack here.

Step 2: Download Optifine

Before attempting to download and install, you need to have Optifine to ensure the texture pack will run properly.

Step 3: Download Texture Pack

To start, download the zip file from the link below. Place the zip file into your Minecraft Resource Pack folder.

To find the folder easily, go to Minecraftโ€™s options menu and navigate to resource packs>open resource pack folder. Alternatively, use the table below to see which file directory your folder is stored in.

File Locations of Minecraft Resource Packs Folder:






~/Library/Application Support/minecraft



With the resource pack folder open, place the zip file inside. Finally, activate the texture pack in-game via Minecraftโ€™s resource pack menu on the game menu. free download links

Creature Variety โ€“ Random Mobs 1.17.1 Download

Below you can see legit downloads for Minecraft texture pack named Creature Variety โ€“ Random Mobs 1.17.1. Click on the button to download now.

We have other resource packs available for Minecraft 1.17.1. Alternatively we also have plenty of packs we have archived for Minecraft 1.17.

If you are trying to make your game run faster we also have a decent collection of the best Minecraft FPS Boosting texture packs. And on the other note, if you want to make the game look better we have the best Shaders for Minecraft anywhere.

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Peter Schwartz


My name is Peter Schwartz or better known as Mr.MCRP. I am an Avid Minecraft fan since it was first released in 2009. I gathered a group of smart and awesome Minecraft fans as well and we have compiled tons and tons of texture packs and we have dedicated it to help you - fellow fans to get the best texture packs ever.

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