item of the month: diamond! The diamond, the most powerful resorces in the game uused to forge sword, armor, enchanting tables, and more. The most common layers to find the diamond on are 10, 11, and 12. There you can make a mining area or search around for a cave or abandon mineshaft. If you ever find some and don't know what to do with them, build a diamonnd pickaxe to mine obsidian so you can make an enchanting table to enchant your tools, armor and weapons. You can also trade vilagers emeralds for enchanted diamond tools and weapons.