Blaze rods are items exclusively obtained from blazes. They act as an essential ingredient in brewing, as a fuel for both brewing and smelting, and for crafting the eye of ender that leads the player to the End.
Why do you need blaze rods to beat Minecraft?
Blaze Rods are used to create some of the most important materials needed to beat Minecraft. One important craft is the Brewing Stand. After crafting the Brewing Stand, the player can now craft potions, which help win The End. For example, a Potion of Healing and a Potion of Speed are always useful.
What is the point of blaze powder?
Blaze powder is an item made from a blaze rod obtained from blazes. Its main uses are to fuel brewing stands, to brew strength potions, and to make eyes of ender to take the player to the End.
How do blaze rods find strongholds?
Strongholds: in a crafting bench take ender pearl and blaze powder and mix them. That makes eye of the ender. Throw that into the air and follow it and eventually (it can take a while) it will lead you to a stronghold.