This is a install guide for Pixelmon using the standard Minecraft launcher. If you are not a particularly tech savvy person You can also install Pixelmon via the official technic pack

The download links on this page will always be up-to-date with the versions that are running on the server!

Pre requirements

Make sure you have the java edition of Minecraft installed and have run Minecraft version 1.12.2 at least once.

Install Minecraft Forge

  • Download Minecraft Forge. The recommended version for pixelmon is 1.12.2-14.23.5.2854 or the latest for 1.12.2
  • Run the installer. Select install client and press okay.
  • Once it completes hit okay.

Download Pixelmon

  • Download the Pixelmon mod from the reforged.gg website. The file should be named Pixelmon-1.12.2-8.3.0-universal.jar

    Do not click on a ad! make sure you hit skip on the top right corner to go to start the download

  • Open the Minecraft launcher and switch to the Installations tab, then click New.

  • Set the version of this new launch profile to release 1.12.2-forge1.12.2-14.23.5.2854.

  • Go to the Game Directory folder shown on your new profile (you may need to run the profile once if you changed the location). Create a new folder named mods and copy the Pixelmon download from step one into it.

  • Click save on the launcher profile and then you’re all set!