Wildlife around the world is facing unparalleled pressure from poachers and the illegal wildlife trade. It’s estimated that Elephants are being killed at a rate of 35,000 per year – equivalent to 96 per day. We want to make sure that everyone knows how bad the situation is, and you can help us spread the word.
Below are four of the animals that you’ll find in the game. @samasaurus6 made some amazing vanilla versions for the map. Check them out or watch how he did it below.
The challenge was to help us develop the components for a map that highlights the terrible dangers facing wildlife from poachers, and the rangers who are battling to protect them. We wanted the help of the Minecraft community to help us raise awareness of a wildlife crisis (and create an awesome map at the same time). It’s here. This is it. Download it now and enjoy the first We are the Rangers quest and mini-game!