Game Theory: Minecraft and The Power of The Dead

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I've covered some of Minecraft's dark secrets when it comes to souls. Today, we are diving even further into the mystery that is the Nether and what powers it. Theorists, has Minecraft learned to harness the power of the dead? It's time to find out!
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Writers: Matthew Patrick
Editors: Pedro Freitas and Tyler Mascola
Assistant Editor: AlyssaBeCrazy
Sound Editor: Yosi Berman

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  • Fun fact: The chest animation at the beginning is from the Minecraft Page

    Colorful CookieColorful CookiePrije 12 minuta
  • The nether is still a closed system So it would still heat up if there is only a influx of energy it would also become impossible to live in so I suggest that instead of souls the fungus in the nether is able to use heat as its source of energy there is plenty of it and if you look at crimson wood it looks like it has something that looks like lava in there that would also make a closed system possible

    MyselfMyselfPrije 25 minuta
  • Couldn't the renewable source of energy just be the lava? What if there is just some lava eating algae that the fungus eats...?

    Liam NixLiam NixPrije 31 minute
  • S

    MariduanoMariduanoPrije 31 minute
  • I as a dutch Guy liked the part where he played the dutch national anthem.

    Tim HelmTim HelmPrije 35 minuta
  • But what about the heat energy coming from the abundant amount of lava on the nether

    PeriplectomenusPeriplectomenusPrije 36 minuta
  • Matpat forgot about ambience of warped forest . It is much scarier if compared to any other nether biome. Yet being the safest biome in the nether

    Akil29Akil29Prije 45 minuta
  • Make the blue toy.

    Mr. OctoMr. OctoPrije sat
  • how did the ancestors open the portal to the end if endermen didn't exist at the time you need eye of enders to do it

    Random criticizerRandom criticizerPrije sat
  • Maybe the Nether portal is portal to dimension wich Sun died?

    Ivan VelickovicIvan VelickovicPrije sat
  • If the ancient builders couldn't defeat the dragon how can you get a head from the end ship??

    Master AlbMaster AlbPrije 2 sati
  • Problem with the vegetarian argument, is it doesn't take into account that we can not digest the majority of ruminant feed. Around 85% of the food a cow eats in its lifetime is the indigestible part of our crops. So you can't "cut out the middleman" as the middle man is what makes the vast majority of our crops edible for humans by converting it to digestable protein. We would have to farm 3x more crops if where to all go vegetarian. And the vast majority of those crops would go to landfills as useless waste because humans are not ruminants. And that's before even considering the fact that ruminants are actually a vital part of the ecosystem. They keep soil quality high (less so in industrial Monocrop farms). Without ruminants, growing healthy crops would become significantly more difficult. Chickens btw, are not ruminants, and thus, mostly eat food which is humanly digestible. So chickens being less ecologically impactful is highly debatable despite the better feed ratio.

    Birki gtsBirki gtsPrije 2 sati
  • Can’t lava be used as a energy source though

    NicholasNicholasPrije 3 sati
  • I figured it was based on kemothermic reactions, feeding on the heat and lava. If it's primarily done by bacteria it would also explain how empty the neather is of life, most of its small things like bacteria and Insects, and that's where the "new" energy comes from.

    midori homermidori homerPrije 3 sati
  • Imagine if MatPat did a theory on Ranboo, like maybe trying to work out what his other half is? That would be cool ngl

    Bonk HonkBonk HonkPrije 3 sati
  • This man needs to stop the puns

    glitchy gachaglitchy gachaPrije 3 sati
  • Yo I saw a thing on TikTok about a movie called hero mode are you really in it or was it an edit ???

    It'sHighNoonIt'sHighNoonPrije 4 sati
  • netherland wow lol *KAAS* that was cheese

    rare gamesrare gamesPrije 4 sati
  • I am not smart but isn't the sun just ball heat nether blocked off but on the inside it's pretty hot can't it use that btw it's technically not blocked off since bedrock gets heat that and that transfers to the netherrack soo it is not blocked off

    manya bendmanya bendPrije 4 sati
  • Here is another game theory. The illagers have already successfully created life... They created you. It's why the ancient people escaped, because of all the mobs. But that you can kill them. That you are so strong that u can carry stacks of gold in ur LITERAL POCKETS. If you can kill the ender dragon, can carry A TON of weight and kill the wither. But the ancient people couldn't which probably were in the hundreds. You aren't normal. You can even not die! You can just respawn! You are a creation made by the illagers. Illagers attack you, because they can't control you. They are scared of you. But hey... That's just a theory. *A FANMADE GAME THEORY* Aaaaaaand, done.

    The EmojiMatorThe EmojiMatorPrije 4 sati
  • New Name?

    E To DizzyE To DizzyPrije 4 sati
  • have you ever seen a torch? it kind of burns infinitely, believe it or not energy is kind of irrelevant in minecraft

    Josh BoschJosh BoschPrije 4 sati
  • Theory idea: is pop fizz'z potions science

    the lamb saucethe lamb saucePrije 4 sati
  • Matpat make a theory of the plants of plants vs zombies

    Francis MackayFrancis MackayPrije 4 sati
  • matpat please make a theory about world of tanks, or world of tanks blitz, to see if the powerfulness of famous tanks and stuff is identical/similar to real life. Or about the radio sound quality is identical/similar. Please, its an original idea no one has done it before.

    Twilight EnvoyTwilight EnvoyPrije 4 sati
  • considering that the "Underworld" is a reference to any form of "Hell" more often then simply being underground, you could still call the Nether "The Underworld" since it would in this case be an ethereal plane of existence that normally only the dead can explore unless magic or divinity is involved, and in this case it is since your only way to reach the Nether is through a magic portal. if your thinking Underworld as in Underground then you'd be wrong, but if your thinking Underworld as in Hell then your right.

    Lord Reptile StormbladeLord Reptile StormbladePrije 4 sati
  • i would like to see you in DREAM SMP it would be cool

    myles sauvolamyles sauvolaPrije 5 sati
  • Oh that’s easy, the lava would provide a basis for- “SOULS” Uhuh. Yep. Sure.

    sokin jonsokin jonPrije 5 sati
  • Couldn't the shroom light and glow stone fill in for the sun in the nether like how you can use the to replace the sun if you have a underground farm.

    AmericanProudAmericanProudPrije 6 sati
  • What's the feed ratio for humans Asking for a friend...

    AmericanProudAmericanProudPrije 6 sati
    • In the fnaf lore when William is in his coma how is springtrap in there :/

      sokin jonsokin jonPrije 5 sati
  • Please do a theory about genshin impact:>

    Maiden HeavenMaiden HeavenPrije 6 sati
  • disc 11 and 13 are connected to the cave noises

    ruv 4458ruv 4458Prije 6 sati
  • Matpat does this mean that when you make a Wither thousands of souls make that wither come to life

  • Remember the LAPIS thing? Yeah, the ocean temple symbol on the front made of Dark Prismarine is the alchemist symbol for LAPIS.

    Hinth DarkshotHinth DarkshotPrije 7 sati
  • Ok now im just confused. If the nether is another dimension, why have I seen OFFICIAL ARTWORK pointing DIRECTLY to the nether being the UNDERWORLD?

    DarkBuilderDarkBuilderPrije 7 sati
  • I don’t know how you and the theorist team come up with these Minecraft theories, because, well, it’s Minecraft, but really enjoy watching them. Thanks guys.

    K WK WPrije 7 sati
  • What if the mushrooms use heat energy?

    HDK-gamerHDK-gamerPrije 7 sati
  • My bday is mother's day.and one of my early bday wishes is matpat does a my singing monsters theory

    mr butter ytmr butter ytPrije 7 sati
  • Can you get us lore about altos adventure

    Collecter OfSoulsCollecter OfSoulsPrije 8 sati
  • Hi matpat how are you doing. I LOVE these videos of minecraft lore

    RainbowKitten XRainbowKitten XPrije 8 sati
  • Fnf lore please

    roblox boi24roblox boi24Prije 8 sati
  • You gotta make a new binding of isaac vid, the lore developed so much and last month a new "the end" ending came out

    NeshNeshPrije 8 sati
  • Do Brawl stars

    Brent DyBrent DyPrije 9 sati
  • That Netherlands joke was funny.

    Nina Hester LittleNina Hester LittlePrije 9 sati
  • Will you please make a video about plants versus zombies please

    Right BurstRight BurstPrije 9 sati
  • In the fnaf lore when William is in his coma how is springtrap in there :/

    Pamela BoazmanPamela BoazmanPrije 9 sati
  • You should do a call of duty series

  • The overworld is the equivalent of earth. The nether is the equivalent of hell. The end is the equivalent of heaven

    EkliimEkliimPrije 9 sati
  • Theory idea: in Minecraft what does those big bones in the nether belong to

    Bryan KingBryan KingPrije 9 sati
  • This man adds more lore in the game than the game itself

    JCSans the gamer2JCSans the gamer2Prije 9 sati
  • MatPat, I know that this is late, but if the crying child is the protagonist of security breach, then how did he get bit at Fredbear's Diner? Think about that for a sec.

    cottenpeak 4cottenpeak 4Prije 10 sati
  • The fun guy

    TurnaTurnaPrije 10 sati
  • Matpat teaches me more math,literature, science,history and mythology than school

    DaPug170DaPug170Prije 10 sati
  • There is an actual THEROY about whole ecosystems under the surface the plants get their energy from their planets core

    Mason BrantleyMason BrantleyPrije 11 sati
  • I don't know if this is how it works cause I've never done this😅 but I think you should check out the game Go Home scary japanese game I think it has alot of lore in it and also great video!

    Gãçhã PøtãtøēsGãçhã PøtãtøēsPrije 11 sati
  • What about the lava lava can be a good source of light

    Mason BrantleyMason BrantleyPrije 11 sati
  • Mad pat...did you know...there are...4 dimensions in minecraft? Well, if you didn't know about it (you probably do) it was a April fools prank...but its the dimension....its mixed with other dimensions and mobs its like a void or limbo or.... I don't know a place for souls that found there way to the after life

    XtilitykitXtilitykitPrije 11 sati
  • Wait how can spring trap and mr Afton be in ultimate custom night and you play as William afton when spring trap and mr afton when that are William

    Evan DorseyEvan DorseyPrije 11 sati
  • Matpat: TO DEFEAT ENTROPY WE NEED THE POWER OF SOULS! Me: I swear if he asks me to make a contract and become a magical girl I am out of here! Matpat: /人◕ ‿‿ ◕人\

    Wisdom PenWisdom PenPrije 12 sati

    Mc Dirt blockMc Dirt blockPrije 12 sati
  • Can you do the binding of Isaac repentance

    RandomstuffmeRandomstuffmePrije 12 sati
  • can u do an episode on the game my singing monsters lore upvote if u agree

    Shrimp The CybopShrimp The CybopPrije 12 sati
  • I noticed that you can fit a beacon at the top of a desert temple. Maybe that's what desert temples were used for?

    Henry ZhengHenry ZhengPrije 12 sati

    Adam ShayanAdam ShayanPrije 12 sati
  • I understand nothing MatPat is saying but it’s really interesting

    SharkieSharkiePrije 13 sati
  • Bro matpat you made 1 FATAL mistake

    Zakiah CamachoZakiah CamachoPrije 13 sati
  • E A R M O U T H

    Kenneth SmithKenneth SmithPrije 13 sati
  • i relly want to see a binding of issic there is a new games and dlc c

    Travis ArellanoTravis ArellanoPrije 13 sati
  • I sya after seeing it and i believe it be an awesome theory is the Resident evil 7 and Village connection ^^

    MrC The GamerMrC The GamerPrije 13 sati
  • Hey mat if u could get out to me that'll be great here's a fact that's confused me 4 years how would William Afton be wearing a spring lock suit but in the fnaf sis location him not wearing it cause we play as him so he was in the suit now he has gotten out of the suit with no marks or bruises

    h dogh dogPrije 13 sati
  • Game theory idea: when’re is San Andreas in GTA 5 where given clues in the game when Trevor said on the Canadian border

    Bucket manBucket manPrije 13 sati
  • Guess what Deep dive disagrees that the Enderman or actually engine builders he only agrees that there were ancient builders

    Katana studiosKatana studiosPrije 13 sati
  • Dear Game Theory, I've discovered something in FNAF ultimate custom night, if you look at the secret character Shadow Bonnie you can hear letters I don't know if I'm overthinking this but please check it out. These are the letters that I have found so far E A _ E T H E O

    Random VideosRandom VideosPrije 13 sati
  • Theory: To possibly help according to this amazing theory is that the nether is possibly bringing the dead to the over world to kill the main character (you) and if you die, your soul gets to go to the nether that feeds on it.

    Obsidian RebornObsidian RebornPrije 13 sati
  • Speaking of minecraft lore, one little minecraft fact that may or may not be coincidential: An entire beacon pyramid fits perfectly in the top of a desert pyramid

    Hi everyone my name is kermitHi everyone my name is kermitPrije 13 sati
  • I only see void.

    usual1tyusual1tyPrije 13 sati
  • The nether could get it's energy from the overworld, hinting why the ruined portals are there.

    StankomanStankomanPrije 14 sati
  • Also sooo were playing doom

    eran roneneran ronenPrije 14 sati
  • Can you Guys make a Video Guid how to great the perfekt entety? Good Videos

    HellGamer 32HellGamer 32Prije 14 sati
  • Destiny 2 theory pls

    eran roneneran ronenPrije 14 sati
  • Theory idea how was Steve born I mean all the ancestors were being enderman you don’t see any more people like Steve

    Aaron GodwinAaron GodwinPrije 14 sati
  • Ed Crouse

    Snowowlmv3Snowowlmv3Prije 14 sati
  • You should make a fortnite video about the Islanders addicted to slurp

    ZombieHacker456ZombieHacker456Prije 14 sati
  • I’m gonna go back all the way to disc 11 to tell you something and do you know when the screech makes it Cut off that screech reminds me of the weather The three headed monster so maybe that’s the reason why everyone went underground to go to the end

    duenasedith23duenasedith23Prije 14 sati
  • hey matt could you do a theory on splatoon 3

    BirdiesBirdiesPrije 15 sati
  • wouldn't the nether get its energy from geothermal not souls theres lava everywhere and that gives off heat that the fungus could get and the lava can get the heat from the core of the world or what ever place it is

    WolvercraftWolvercraftPrije 15 sati
  • mat aperently you dont know this but there is a enchantmet that makes you faster in soul sand when you run whith a item enchanted with it you can see souls wich aparently seems that you are using their souls to go faster

    um otaku qualquerum otaku qualquerPrije 15 sati
  • PLEEEAAAASEE do a theory on "Who exactly is Infinite and The Phantom Ruby" from Sonic Forces

    Gamer GuyGamer GuyPrije 15 sati
  • can you make another dream smp theorie on what's going on and what you think is going to happen?

    Jara MohammJara MohammPrije 15 sati
  • I always thought the nether was powered by thermal energy. Since, you know, there is fire literally everywhere

    Digital4LifeDigital4LifePrije 15 sati
  • Matpat's really into dad's jokes "A-nether dive"

    Keil DelasanKeil DelasanPrije 15 sati
  • new theory sport theory idk if is good

    StefanhellStefanhellPrije 16 sati
  • It would be awesome if matpat started doing valorant theories the game has so much mystery behind it. Like this if u agree

    Rat ManRat ManPrije 16 sati
  • Wow from fnaf lore to somehow soul sand is super bad. I matpat your so creative and diverse. Hope you get more subs

    Ally SenussiAlly SenussiPrije 16 sati
  • Could it be possible that phantoms are a hallucination from sleep deprivation? I was watching the theory of "death by nightmare" when I started thinking how much could apply to phantoms. Phantoms only spawn when a player doesn't sleep for over 3 days, usually around the time that someone in real life would start hallucinating after not getting sleep. The damage they do could be the body being tricked that it got hurt or them hurting themselves.

    Natalie DuckNatalie DuckPrije 16 sati
  • Make a herobrine theory

    sury figueroasury figueroaPrije 16 sati
  • So cool to learn about the botany stuff in this video! ☺

    Rachael VersawRachael VersawPrije 16 sati
  • I just saw this go read the end of the game aftet you beat the game make a theory of what you are because You Are Not Human!!!!!

    Eagle XEagle XPrije 17 sati
  • Do a theory on the blazes or the ghast. If your done with the nether then do a theory on the phantoms mob.

    Chanin VichaitaChanin VichaitaPrije 17 sati
  • i am already using earbudsyou are sponsered by

    boot legboot legPrije 17 sati