Normal blocks I can mine fine, but when it comes to diamond and gold ores, the block just gets "destroyed" (as in you can't pick it up). I'm playing on multiplayer with no spawning monsters.
A pick made of iron will mine all ores.
A wood or stone pick will only mine coal, iron, and lapis; but will destroy gold, diamond, redstone and emerald without dropping the item.
The diamond pickaxe is the only pickaxe to get obsidian.
You have to use an Iron pickaxe to mine Gold and Diamond. Do not try to mine Diamond with a stone or golden pickaxe, because it will just destroy the diamonds.
protected by Mark Trapp Apr 29 '12 at 10:54
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