New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15 is a resource pack for Minecraft 1.15 that sets itself out to become the new de facto default texture pack. That’s quite an aspirational goal! With its mixture of new lighting, GUI and other details, does this pack really deserve the crown of new default? Keep reading to find out in my review and rundown of New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15!
What is New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15?
New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15 is a pack that changes quite a few things in Minecraft, while making sure the overall experience is faithful to the base game. New introductions that come with the pack include optimisations, skyboxes, lighting, textures and so much more. There’s an absolute warehouse-full amount of content to sift through here, with new things to discover even after hours into play.
What is New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15 like to play with?
Let me be frank, New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15 adds a lot of content and it’s probably almost impossible for me to cover all of it in this short review. Oh and by the way, that’s a good thing. This pack is an excellent example of the high quality resource packs that are currently on offer at the current stage in Minecraft’s history.
As mentioned before, the pack adds new details like lighting, which adds a flavour of shaders that usually goes amiss in resource packs, as well as tons of clever new textures that make use of the game’s current content to widen its depth, resulting in new things to discover even for seasoned Minecraft players. Skyboxes also make an appearance, which are crisp and high resolution as well as generally just gorgeous to look at. Though, try not to stare at the sun, as beautiful as it is.
One potential downside is the pack’s reliance on OptiFine to get things to look so good. Although we’ll be the last people in the Minecraft world to complain about using OptiFine, not every player uses the add-on, so it necessitates an extra download and installation for some players.
With that said, there’s very little to dislike about the super high quality resource pack. Full of optimisations and new details for players to enjoy, New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15 is what resource packs should aim to be. Treat yourself by giving it a go, and discover how this resource pack really might just deserve the title as new default. And don’t forget to let us know your thoughts on this pack and what packs we should cover next!
What are the pros of New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15?
✔ Tons of content to discover, even for long time players
✔ High quality resource pack
✔ Covers entire span of Minecraft while remaining faithful to base game
What are the cons of New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15?
X Some changes won’t be to everyone’s taste
X Requires OptiFine to run properly necessitating an extra download
X Not much else to complain about!
How do I install New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15?
If you’ve never used a resource pack before, you might wonder how they exactly work and how to install one. Well, if that sounds like you, you’re in luck. Below we’ve organised a simple guide on resource pack installation that will serve you for Minecraft 1.15 and beyond.
To start, download New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15. This will come as a zip file and you’ll need to keep it on hand until later. The next step is to find and open the folder where Minecraft stores any additional resource packs. The best way to find this folder is by going to the game’s option menu and going to the resource pack settings section. From here, select ‘open resource pack folder’. You can also manually go through your files by using one of the relevant file directories below depending on your computer’s operating system:
Now place the download from earlier into the resource pack folder. Lastly, make sure to activate New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15 in the resource pack menu.
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New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15 for Minecraft Download Links
Below is where you can find download links for New Default+ Texture Pack 1.15
At the end of the day, if you want to play Minecraft you first need to download OptiFine! There are millions of players in Minecraft make sure that you are using fair mods which does not disrupt or bother gameplay of other players.