Safe Creeper

4 minute read    Published: 2013-11-12

Source code: GitHub
Current version: v1.5.2.5

Note: this project is discontinued, and will likely no longer receive support or updates.

With Safe Creeper you can control creeper explosions and other things like, fireballs, TNT, Enderman and some other things, you can set if a creeper explosions damage the world. That means that the players got damage but that the world is still ok. You can also set a lot of other things, if players can place TNT blocks, if creepers will explode above the surface and underneath not, set if enderman can place and break blocks, even if they can clone blocks, explosion sounds, smoke effects and a lot of more things. The plugins is fully configurable and have multi world support.



  • Set if creepers damage the world, also fireballs, TNT and other things
  • Get full control of the Wither and EnderDragon bosses!
  • Enderman support, set if enderman can place and break blocks, also set if they can clone blocks (get blocks but don't remove them from the world)
  • Multi World support
  • Start the plugin before loading the world, to ceep everything safe while generating the world and adding the mobs on it
  • Optional function that your settings are only avable between two levels, for example, if you want, a creeper can explode only underneeth a level (y coordinate) and above a level.
  • Explosion sounds, enable or disable explosion sounds
  • Explosion smoke effect
  • Set if players can place a TNT block
  • Set if creepers will be powerd when they hit by lightning
  • And a lot more...



  1. Download the plugin
  2. Add the SafeCreeper.jar file and the folder Safe Creeper from the downloaded .zip file to the /plugin folder of the Minecraft server. Also add the files inside the Safe Creeper folder into the folder plugins/Safe Creeper, this is optional.
  3. Set some standaard settings if you want
  4. Start your server and enjoy the plugin :)


Safe Creeper commands can be invoked by typing /safecreeper or /sc in the in-game chat, or in the server console.

/safecreeper <help/h/?>Help command
/safecreeper help <config>View config help
/safecreeper reloadReload the config files
/safecreeper reloadpermsReinitialize the permissions systems
/safecreeper poststatisticsGet the current plugin version
/safecreeper <checkupdates>Get the current plugin version
/safecreeper <version>Get the current plugin version


Safe Creeper supports permissions all major permissions systems. Bellow you could find all the permission nodes. If you don't have an permissions system installed, all the commands are only permitted to OP's.

Permission nodeAction
safecreeper.command.reloadPermission for /sc reload
safecreeper.command.reloadpermsPermission for /sc reloadperms
safecreeper.command.config.getConfig commands to get values from the config files
safecreeper.command.config.setConfig commands to set values from the config files
safecreeper.command.poststatisticsUpdate checker command
safecreeper.command.checkupdatesUpdate checker command
safecreeper.bypass.WaterControl.CanPlaceWaterBypass permission to place water
safecreeper.bypass.LavaControl.CanPlaceLavaBypass permission to place lava
safecreeper.bypass.TNTControl.CanPlaceTNTBypass permission to place TNT
safecreeper.bypass.TNTControl.CanBreakTNTBypass permission to break TNT
safecreeper.bypass.PlayerControl.CanSleepBypass permission to sleep

Source code

Because I like programming and I want to share my code so other developers could fix an issue directly if they found a problem for example, I share the source code of my project. It's available on GitHub.


Version (12-11-2013)

  • Removed unused downloader.
  • Build against Bukkit-1.6.4-R2.0

View all the changes here (old website)

Please donate some money so I can buy some coffee to make better plugins and host the website, I would really like it if you give an donation and I probably put you on the sponsor list :-)



Please comment and ask on the official Bukkit forums, if you have a question you can also contact me; Safe Creeper page on