Minecraft : Summon Mob Generator : Ender Dragon

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Minecraft Ender Dragon NBT Data Tags

Using the summon command to spawn in a minecraft ender dragon is simple, take the command and enter into chat and presto you have an ender dragon. The ender dragon only has one special nbt tag and that's focuses on setting boos attack modes on the player.

How to set the Ender Dragon's animation

All the ender dragons animation states are set using the DragonPhase tag. See the table below for options.

/summon minecraft:ender_dragon ~ ~ ~ {DragonPhase:2}
Value Ender Dragon Animation
0 Circling
1 Strafing (preparing to shoot a fireball)
2 Flying to the portal to land (part of transition to landed state)
3 Landing on the portal (part of transition to landed state)
4 Taking off from the portal (part of transition out of landed state)
5 Landed, performing breath attack
6 Landed, looking for a player for breath attack
7 Landed, roar before beginning breath attack
8 Charging player
9 Flying to portal to die
10 Hovering (with no AI, default)

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