3D Printing Challenge Set-Up

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We've made getting started on the BEST Robotics Polycraft COVID Challenge as straightforward as possible. Walk through the following steps and you'll be curing patients in no time!

  • Sign-up at | Best Robotics.
  • Go to | Polycraft World.
  • Click "Participate in 2021 BEST Robotics 3D Printing Challenge".
  • Download and Install the proper launcher for your system.
    • If you have a PC user with a Mojang account, download the Polycraft Launcher
    • If you are on a Mac or you are a PC user with a Microsoft Minecraft account, download MultiMC and the Polycraft MultiMC zip file
  • Open the launcher, and sign in with your Minecraft account.
  • Open the BEST challenge instance in your launcher
    • On the Polycraft Launcher, Click "PCW Update", confirm the text under the green button says "Polycraft BEST Challenge 2021", then, click the green "Play Polycraft World" button
    • In MultiMC, Click "Add Instance", Click "Import from zip", Click "Browse", Locate and select the Polycraft MultiMC zip file,
  • Connect your Student BEST Robotics account with your Minecraft account through the in-game pop-up screens.
  • In game, type "/teamspace" to teleport to your team's private property where you can start the challenge!

MultiMC Installation

  1. Register as a Student with BEST Robotics
  2. Download the MultiMC Launcher here
    • Figure 1: Pick your platform and Download MultiMC
  3. Locate the downloaded MultiMC zip folder and extract it
    • Figure 2: Extract MultiMC
  4. Open MultiMC.exe
    • Figure 3: Open MultiMC
  5. Go through the installation. Choose your language, Check your java, select your settings
    • Figure 4: Make sure you have java version 1.8.XX
  6. Sign in with your Minecraft in MultiMC
    • Figure 5: Click Profiles
    • Figure 6: Add your Minecraft Account
  7. Add Polycraft BEST Challenge to MultiMC
    • Figure 7: Add Instance
    • Figure 8: Import from zip
    • Figure 9: Paste this link or Browse and add this Polycraft zip folder
  8. All Set!
    • Figure 10: All Set!


  • The launcher won't sign me in. What's the problem with my Java?
    • You need to confirm you have java version 1.8.XX.

  • Why isn't my Mojang sign-in working?
    • You need to make sure you have Minecraft:Java Edition to play on Polycraft World.

  • I'm not part of BEST Robotics. Can I still participate in this Challenge?
    • No, this challenge is exclusively for individuals taking part in BEST Robotics 2021. You can still play Polycraft World as a free mod on top of your existing Minecraft license using instructions here.

  • What about Parent/Teacher/Mentor BEST Robotic accounts?
    • Students must link their own student account to be able to play. Parent/Teacher/Mentor BEST Robotics accounts are not eligible to participate in this challenge and will not be able to enter the team’s private property

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