The Aether Wiki: Genesis of the Void


Release date November 21, 2016
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1.10b6 is an indev build of the Aether II mod, which was released on November 21, 2016. This build was major as it meant previous worlds were no longer backwards compatible.


  • New Masonry Bench introduced, allows for crafting of visual variants of Aether blocks. Many old variants such as Holystone Headstone reimplemented as a result.
  • New Traveller's Guide next to crafting bench GUIs, provides crafting hints based on available materials
  • Small rocks and twigs added to Aether world-gen
  • Added Cloudwool, drops from Kirrids, is functionally similiar to vanilla wool


  • Fixed issues with tool structure and loot tables migrated to vanilla loot tables, greatly improved mod compatiability as a result
  • Islands now generate with overhangs again
  • Removed chips and fragments
  • Frostpine Cooler now renamed to Icestone Cooler
  • Height difference between islands changed
  • Island foliage spawn rates changed
  • Minor Holystone Furnace render changes
  • Forests now generate further away from Jungles
  • Updated Henge spawn structure
  • Updated green Skyroot Tree schematics
  • Localizations tweaked
  • Arkenium Door no longer shows transparent gaps on side faces
  • Ambrosium removed from Altar model


  • Fixed Gravitite Toolss crashing the game if used on a block with no harvest level
  • Naming convention issues fixed
  • Fixed Skyroot tools being unable to properly harvest Holystone and fixed them not working when enchanted with Silk Touch
  • Fixed Moa breeding crashing Sponge servers
  • Fixed Skyroot Pickaxes being able to collect any ore above it's tier
  • Fixed template generation causing crashes
  • Fixed a null pointer exception that Skyroot Logs could cause
  • Fixed a bug with Replacable conditions (world-gen) being too specific for conditions
  • Fixed bolts causing crashes