Install Minecraft Pi (Modded) on Raspberry Pi

Minecraft Pi (Modded)

A modded version of Minecraft: Pi Edition with things like survival mode, multiplayer support, and more!

To open the game: Menu > Games > Minecraft Pi (Modded)

Need help? Consider asking on MCPI Modded's Discord server instead:

WASD to move
Mouse to look around
F1 key to hide HUD
F5 to switch to 3rd person view

To make a crafting table, press "E" and then go to the Craft menu in the upper left-hand corner. Click on what you want to craft, then click the big button with all of the stuff needed to craft the item to craft it.
Mouse scroll doesn't exist, you need to use your mouse to drag stuff like the crafting menu.

To run: Menu -> Games -> Minecraft Pi (Modded)
To run in a terminal: ~/.local/bin/com.thebrokenrail.MCPIRebornClient.AppImage

Fortunately, Minecraft Pi (Modded) is very easy to install on your Raspberry Pi in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Raspberry Pi.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install Minecraft Pi (Modded).


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Raspberry Pi OS, which is currently version Bookworm.
Raspberry Pi OS has 32-bit and 64-bit variants, both of which will run on most Raspberry Pi computers, including the Pi 3, Pi 4, and Pi5.
Minecraft Pi (Modded) will run on either PiOS 32-bit or 64-bit.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Raspberry Pi with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install Minecraft Pi (Modded)

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Minecraft Pi (Modded).
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Games category.

Now scroll down to find Minecraft Pi (Modded) in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Minecraft Pi (Modded) for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at