How Tall Is Steve From Minecraft?

And how he stacks up against other characters

Steve from Minecraft is the default skin for the character you play and control in the hit game. If you've spent a while caring a ton about your favorite character, and you're curious to know more, you may be wondering how tall he is. It turns out Microsoft has revealed the answer and some more insight into Steve.

How Tall Is Steve From Minecraft in Feet and Inches? 

Steve from Minecraft height comparison with average male height.


Steve is a rather impressive 6 foot, 2 inches. That works out at 1.875m, which makes him fairly tall. Microsoft revealed the information on the Xbox Twitter account in October 2021. In a graphic, Microsoft compared Steve to the average male height in the U.S. That comes in at 5 foot, 9 inches, or 1.75m, so Steve is above average (when compared to an American male). 

How Tall Is Minecraft Steve in Blocks?

In blocks, Minecraft character Steve is a different height than Microsoft confirmed. However, this mainly depends on which theory you pursue, with many fans trying to figure it out for themselves over the years. A fan on Reddit calculated that Steve would be 1.85 meters or 6 foot, 1 inch according to his block size. They deduced he measures 1.62 blocks in height. 

Alternatively, one Minecraft forum believes that he is just under two blocks tall, making him 6 foot, 4 inches, and taller than Microsoft suggested.

How Tall Is a Minecraft Character?

Microsoft's tweet is the only official confirmation of how tall a Minecraft character is. It's generally assumed all characters, including Steve and Alex, are 6 foot, 2 inches, or 1.8 blocks in height. Minecraft Wikis also confirm this information.

Such characters also have a width of 0.6 blocks while their height shrinks to 1.5 blocks when sneaking. While swimming, they become even smaller at 0.6 blocks, and sleeping makes a Minecraft character a mere 0.2 blocks in length. 

How Tall Are Steve and Alex From Minecraft?

Steve is 6 foot, 2 inches, as confirmed by Microsoft. There's no official confirmation as to the height of Alex, but consensus believes he is the same height. Alex is the game's other default player skin, and he appears to match up in size with Steve, so, in theory, he is also 6 foot, 2 inches. 

  • How do I draw Steve from Minecraft?

    To draw the basic shape for Steve, start by drawing a small square near the top of a page (head), and then draw two intersecting lines within the square. Draw a rectangle for Steve's body, and then draw long, thin rectangles on the left and right sides as arm guides. Draw a rectangle under the body as a guide for Steve's legs.

  • How strong is Steve from Minecraft?

    Steve is a fairly strong character. He can hold a third of a billion kilograms, (which is more than any other character) and still walk, jump, and sprint. He's also strong enough to break trees with his hands, punch through the floor, and walk around in a gold suit of armor.

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