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The End is a unique place. Once one kills the Ender Dragon, one may even want to live there, or one could take an extra challenge and try to survive the Ender Dragon's wrath in the End dimension!

First Hand End Survival

If one wants to live in the End with/without the Ender Dragon, one would need wood. Wood is the basis of all tools, weapons, and ultimately life itself! Food is also needed greatly. Bring a diamond pickaxe so one can mine obsidian.

Normal End Survival

First, find a suitable spot to set up one's base. It would be wise to place one's first base near the End Exit portal. Grab a dirt block one harvested from the Overworld and build a tree farm. Once one's first tree has grown, start thinking about tools. Once one has a tool set, one could start thinking about an actual roof over one's head.

End Survival Shelters/Homes

Underground Base

Digging down would be my first choice. One can make one's base as large as one wants it to be if one makes it underground. The only bad thing about this shelter is one could have a risk of falling out of the world and into the Void.

Obsidian Pillar Shelter

Another good survival shelter is inside an obsidian pillar. This is a good home because it can have multiple floors and (depending on which pillar one chose to live in) it is very spacey! The cons, however, might outweigh the pros. Obsidian, as we know very well, is very hard to break quickly. It would be a long and weary process, one that requires the usage of a Diamond Pickaxe.

Ender Dragon Survival

If one really wants another challenge, one should try this! Surviving in the End alone should be challenging enough, but the Ender Dragon makes this even harder. Be prepared to die a lot!

Basic Dragon Avoiding

When one first enters the End, the Ender Dragon will be after one. Run around the surface of the End for the first couple minutes. Tip: Know where the dragon is at all times. Do not let the dragon hit oneself! Above all, don't let the End Dragon hit one into the Void. One's gear will be irretrievable.

Basic Endermen Protection

The Ender Dragon is not the only danger in this floating spit of sand. The Endermen also pose a threat! Always bring 2 or more water buckets with one so whenever the endermen walk into it, they get hurt and teleport away. And as always, bring some great armor!