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
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  • When he said the end O thought he meant the end of the lore

    PenguinBoy32PenguinBoy32Prije 3 minuta
  • Wife: im pregnant Husband: Its just a theory Wife: wha- Husband:*punchs her stomach* A BABY THEORY

    José ,?.José ,?.Prije 18 minuta
  • 7:23 the power is the lavas heat 👀

    Nolan WelchNolan WelchPrije 19 minuta
  • Soul sand, when stood on, soul noise which could mean every person that dies in the nether, their souls will be collected and turned into soul sand which made a whole biome. So when we stand on it, we get slower, that could be because the souls from the ground are trying to drag us down to become sould sand but since we jump while running, we cant be dragged down? I dont know, i just thought of this idea in the middle of the night and it came back so, yea..

    kabooseakabooseaPrije 19 minuta
  • Or, yknow... heat energy from lava.

    Kurly FryzKurly FryzPrije 29 minuta
  • lmao love how we just forgot about the thermal energy that could be used from lava

    Freak O'NatureFreak O'NaturePrije 30 minuta
    • to be clear, this *is* a challenge.

      Freak O'NatureFreak O'NaturePrije 30 minuta
  • do you think you could finish :EVERHOOD:

    David JonesDavid JonesPrije 31 minute

    Professor PerryProfessor PerryPrije 34 minuta
  • Game Theory please make a video about how strong is Steve in Minecraft dungeons

    Aaron HerreraAaron HerreraPrije 38 minuta
  • oh do a theory about the game plants vs zombies

    Radical RyryRadical RyryPrije 48 minuta
  • I just found out that fnaf was really an old disny thing and guess what the kid talking to a yellow fred bear and who is crying in fnaf 4 in the dinsy fim was nemed chris

    Vickie KnickVickie KnickPrije sat
  • film theiry idea what time does frozen take place. like if you want this to happen.

    Anthony MartinezAnthony MartinezPrije sat
  • I'm wondering if you would do the Soul Sand how it's making you slow I think the souls are trying to pull you in

    Aivan jae GaaAivan jae GaaPrije sat
  • Are you gonna do a video on the walten files or one of those things

    Steven MelchinSteven MelchinPrije sat
  • In Pokémon is moo moo milk from Miltank different from our milk because Miltank milk restores a Pokémon’s health by 100 points with one drink? So does that is an equivalent to the protein and other nutrients in our real world milk or is something else in play? I hope this could be a potential theory.

    William WehmeyerWilliam WehmeyerPrije sat
  • The mob spawners

    Yufeng yanYufeng yanPrije sat
  • Lol

    Yufeng yanYufeng yanPrije sat
  • So respawn anchors... they are really anchoring your soul to your body when you die in the nether, that's how you respawn.

    Ethan AgeieffEthan AgeieffPrije sat
  • Hi Matpat you will most like not see this comment but I recommend you look into battleblock theater for a game theory

    HydrosplashHydrosplashPrije sat
  • That DOES explain why beds explode in the nether... it’s not the bed that’s exploding, it’s the dimension itself... hungry

    PlasmaWolf7PlasmaWolf7Prije sat
  • Love the theory but what about chemosynthesis, would that work? Like with the really deep ocean vents

    Brynna MillardBrynna MillardPrije sat
  • if the warp forest is created with water then how can you explain about enderman spawning there

    justin laijustin laiPrije sat
  • I always thought the Nether was under ground on Venus or Mercury and that the End was the moon

    PlasmaWolf7PlasmaWolf7Prije sat
  • Mat Pat: The nether in Minecraft is powered by souls William Afton: I think I'll do that

    Seto KabaiSeto KabaiPrije sat
  • Please analyze granny the horror game.

    Sci Show with MohSci Show with MohPrije 2 sati
  • Why did I think he was gonna talk about the pigstep disc instead of a sponsor 😭

    Sugar RatSugar RatPrije 2 sati
  • Have you ever noticed how squids look so much like those ghast.

    Glitch Gamer ECGlitch Gamer ECPrije 2 sati
  • mats back

    kechupanimationsYTkechupanimationsYTPrije 2 sati
  • Todd Howard: It does work!

    Peter with no facePeter with no facePrije 2 sati
  • Can you please do a Jedi Fallen Order video on how his force connection can heal or be that damaged please?

    Reckless FoxyReckless FoxyPrije 2 sati
    • Or About how force Echos actually work?

      Reckless FoxyReckless FoxyPrije 2 sati
  • Oh hello there

    Hassan ElshamyHassan ElshamyPrije 2 sati
  • Game theory idea. what state does FNaF take place in?

    Aidan’s Trains & GamesAidan’s Trains & GamesPrije 2 sati
  • i love how half of the whole video its mat talking about energy instead of the actual lore

    yes yes shortsyes yes shortsPrije 2 sati
  • Wait why does the bed blow up 🤨❓

    Turtle Army55Turtle Army55Prije 2 sati
  • The game makers not intending there to be any lore

    YTP CentralYTP CentralPrije 2 sati
  • 6:14 .Discord

    Slymani and ChocatilaSlymani and ChocatilaPrije 2 sati
  • Pls make a theory about slime and magma cube and how they live!!!

    Amir LopezAmir LopezPrije 2 sati
  • i have something you may want to look into I think at least it's VERY and I mean VERY lore heavy it's the end poem when you kill the ender dragon if you search it up on youtube you'll see it. Then you can just do your thing :)

    shiny godshiny godPrije 2 sati
  • Matpat, it's actually geothermal energy. consider it please.

    Grayson TaylorGrayson TaylorPrije 2 sati
  • Wait, kind of related question, is matt pat religious

  • If you want a real challenge for a theory try Returnal and tell us what the hell is going on?

    Tolinos20Tolinos20Prije 3 sati
  • Hey Mattpatt, can you do a theory on what if any new dimension Mojang would add, if so thanks P.s. I hope it's a void dimension

    Aidan WoodwardAidan WoodwardPrije 3 sati
  • doesn't the nether have geothermal energy tho like all the lava and stuff

    Little LuffyLittle LuffyPrije 3 sati
  • or its a block game where theres a hell like dimension because why not this is a joke, shut up with your opinions, the people who were about to reply to this angrily.

    DragonboiDragonboiPrije 3 sati
  • I actually think the Nether's main energy source may just be from the lava and core itself. In the real world there are many life forms that don't require the sun's energy, rather they preform a type of process called chemosynthesis, which relies on hydrothermal vents and the heat from the earths core. Who knows, maybe the life in the Nether actually evolved similar to that. Loved the theory anyhow!

    LilybugLilybugPrije 3 sati
  • Make another theory channel like crime theory or irl theory. Just so the ph intro can be complete

    WasquashWasquashPrije 3 sati
  • Are you going to finish petscope considering they release more vids

    Waynetdg NWaynetdg NPrije 3 sati
  • “A more disturbing source of energy” MAT GEOTHERMAL.

    Sheev PalpatineSheev PalpatinePrije 3 sati
  • Can it not just be a geothermal devalue? Like how peeps in the bottom of the oceans live?

    EO_attheinternetEO_attheinternetPrije 3 sati
  • I’m still waiting on the Josh Fight theory- was Little Josh a pity winner, or did he have some physical or tactical advantage that made him king of all Joshes?

    RenaldoSeguinRenaldoSeguinPrije 3 sati
  • I think the reason that Minecraft hasn’t released its lore, is because they enjoy seeing all the theorists coming up with theories about Minecraft.

    Guinea pig ArmyGuinea pig ArmyPrije 3 sati
  • 3:50 MatPat: Says plants can't be red Me: Looks at maple...and poinsettia...and ti plants...and croton...and bromeliads...

    MerletasticMerletasticPrije 4 sati
  • I have your eye did you copy game but it’s a pretty

    Curtis MooreCurtis MoorePrije 4 sati
  • Why am I so bored...

    UmnerikoUmnerikoPrije 4 sati
  • Day 1 of asking MatPat for a new Catastrophe Crow episode

    ADynamicBagel_XADynamicBagel_XPrije 4 sati
  • I don't understand. If no new energy can get inside the bedrock, how is the energy leaking out of the system? Energy can't be created nor destroyed, so where is it going?

    ReptillianStrikeReptillianStrikePrije 4 sati
  • respawn anchors also use glowstone as a fuelsource to respawn you, this means glowstone either runs off of soul energy or contains magic

    someweirdflexingweebsomeweirdflexingweebPrije 4 sati
  • Hello MatPat!! Today I had a bad day, because i recived the money i needed and i though that the end of the 10th year anniversary was tomorrow, but it was today, so i couldn't buy the 10 years T-shirt and I cried a lot T-T. Is there any way I could buy it. PLS T-T

    HUBE 07HUBE 07Prije 4 sati
  • Another idea/theory of a way power is gained in the nether, is that there are bone blocks in soulsand valleys, which can be crafted into bonemeal, and fed to fungus to make it grow. Also maybe the nether doesn’t just take the souls, but it also takes the whole thing. Like the massive bone structures are just the leftover bones of the dead, and the soul sand just collects, well the souls.

    Enchanted CrystalEnchanted CrystalPrije 5 sati
  • What if the fungus in the nether is capable of using another chemical reaction like photosynthesis to convert the radiant heat energy into food

    Kyle HarlowKyle HarlowPrije 5 sati
  • as a Dutch person i hereby approve of the Netherlands joke

    Markel BusscherMarkel BusscherPrije 5 sati
  • Finally Someone's actually noticing it Aching about this ever since I've heard of Minecraft I've been thinking about this Hung about this update The fact that the neither has mushrooms I just didn't thinking about this my entire time but I have no 1 Minecraft and you're only noticing it now

    Mitzi PetersonMitzi PetersonPrije 5 sati
  • could power in geothermal activity with all that lava hanging around

    frostybrandonfrostybrandonPrije 5 sati
  • I no longer believe what matpat says no more at the beginning he mentioned that eating beef is inefficient when it's not we feed cows what humans can't eat stop that false propaganda

    MenmiMenmiPrije 5 sati
  • you should make a minecraft theory about the achievements i think it's pretty interesting that some achievements are linked to the lore of minecraft like the achievement when you first enter the nether it shows, "We Need To Go Deeper" which relates to the ancient builders wanting to explore more

    HybridHybridPrije 5 sati
  • Wut if the glo stone it is pumping out the energy it can make lite

    Torin RaikowTorin RaikowPrije 5 sati
  • Is Mat Pat Religious?

    FireTitanFireTitanPrije 5 sati
  • Did game theory just teach me science without me knowing it

    sannio komisannio komiPrije 5 sati
  • I wasn't expecting a whole science lesson, but I'll take it..

    27matso27matsoPrije 6 sati
  • What if you are harnesses the souls for speed

    • It can be that the influx of energy is souls. But it can also other sources of energy, such as radioactive decays. Or gravity stress if it is orbiting a large planetary body. Or it is a

      sannio komisannio komiPrije 5 sati
  • this is what soul sand is,you might not remember this but soul sand are people who died in the never and thos are wither skellys

    Ruth BrookerRuth BrookerPrije 6 sati
  • Cragtabgion gerd

    Cheese God manCheese God manPrije 6 sati
  • HEY MATPAT! I've got a mystery for you to solve. Friday night funkin: why does the lemon demon want to eat the gf if they are BOTH demons? Or who is lemon demon.

    Lex CrackettLex CrackettPrije 6 sati
  • I think that Villagers are a religious group who cast out wanderers and Illagers who refused to follow their practice. 1. We know that the Villagers have Churches in most of their villages. The big stone tower building with fancy windows and torches. 2. We know that Villagers can build but never do, at least in front of the player. I call to attention exhibit A: There villages, it seems unlikely that the Masterbuilders built them and they have lasted for an untold amount of time. They'd at least need some repair from the occasional creeper. B: Notch said that he wanted to make Golems look like Villagers because "It's unlikely villagers would build anything that wouldn't look like them." C: The crafting table. They have a crafting table in their libraries, how do you think that could happen if they couldn't build and craft. D: The bookshelves, look at the bookshelves in the library. Those had to be crafted. E: We know the Illagers can. I sorta doubt the master builders created a replica evil mansion with carpet maps and bed and end portals. 3. All villagers keep their arms hidden inside their sleeves. All of them, even children. Who doesn't? Oh, yeah, the Wandering Traders(who show their arms but don't use them) and the Illagers inside their mansions who actually wield weapons. And who have blue eyes instead of traditional green eyes. 4. Have you noticed the blatant villager obsession with Emeralds but how they never seem to have any stored anywhere? What about in their eyes, which are all green. All emerald green. I doubt that that's a coincidence. 5. The illagers who are very obvious and stated several times as Villager outcasts can build manners and probably constructed Steve(zombie) clones and Creepers(Which would explain why the TNT inside of them is labeled) can do all these things. Maybe it was them building and crafting that got them outcast, maybe it was them trying to build iron golems to protect the village that got themselves outcast. Also, they use axes and crossbows which have to be crafted.

    Le' GoatLe' GoatPrije 6 sati
  • Heat COULD be the source of energy. The nether could have a sun, but instead of using light as energy, it the animals could use heat, and this is quite possible, since many of the animals in the nether are both lava resistant AND some of them actually LIKE to swim in the lava, such as striders. Even if they are taking energy from heat, they would still need actual nutrients, right? Well, they also happen to eat mushrooms, which, as things that cannot move, and therefore eat other things, they would need a more specialized way of getting nutrients, so they could be using only heat for there energy. There are organisms in real life that live in sea vents, and thrive in the heat, so my theory might be totally possible. But hey, that's just a theory! A GAME theory!

    Legendary PenguinLegendary PenguinPrije 6 sati
  • Matpat ,please make a theory on Mystic Messenger, pls ,is a really interesting game that looks like otome game but has lore behind it

    The AleRicMarThe AleRicMarPrije 6 sati
  • Can’t wait to figure out Lightning McQueen is also part of the Minecraft lore

    Jimmy BabyJimmy BabyPrije 6 sati
  • Can you cover the Brawl Stars lore please.

    Arda YengeçArda YengeçPrije 6 sati
  • Hey Matpat could you guys please do a fallout 4 video on if **spoiler alert** if father from the institute really is Sean and if not where is Sean

    Rocker 13144Rocker 13144Prije 7 sati
  • Who is stronger viliger form animal crossing or steve from minecraft?

    David BowmanDavid BowmanPrije 7 sati
  • You play among us

    Gyamar MakuGyamar MakuPrije 7 sati
  • lol

    ememeememePrije 7 sati
  • Couldn’t the lava in the nether also be a power source?

    James VargasJames VargasPrije 7 sati
  • I think that them saying it's a different dimension could be a subtle hint that as is seen in mythology, where you have to pass through the astral plane, could be that the nether is indeed the underworld, which means that the souls could also be coming through from the Overworld, Therefore making souls that pass through the astral plane (aka a PORTAL) an even more renewable source of energy. Plz tell me what you think of my theory!! :)

    Crystal ReynoldsCrystal ReynoldsPrije 7 sati
  • This is back to my old Theory that the nether update is The old nether and that cycle got rid of all life and then formed the nether before the update

    Isaac FlosmanIsaac FlosmanPrije 7 sati
  • Dear Matpat, please do agame theory on valorant. I feel like there is a whole TON of lore that i cannot discover since i do not have any clue of how to find lore. I can only say from what i found is that the "Kingdom" logo has to do with some of the lore.

    Mark TrishchukMark TrishchukPrije 7 sati
  • It can be that the influx of energy is souls. But it can also other sources of energy, such as radioactive decays. Or gravity stress if it is orbiting a large planetary body. Or it is a doomed planet that once was orbiting the star and the inhabitants was living on the surface, but then another star slung it out from the solar system so they had to evacuate the surface. Now they live their life until the entrophic processes grind them into dust.

    Markus BäckeboMarkus BäckeboPrije 7 sati
  • Literally paused my siege ranked game to but the merch

    Captnspankles _Captnspankles _Prije 7 sati
  • Minecraft has infinite energy, stuff can grow and have matter, water is infinite and you can walk forever. Getting rid of energy does not really have a meaning. The first law of thermodynamics does not apply to minecraft. TLDR: you're overcomplicating stuff.

    Alther MellaAlther MellaPrije 7 sati
  • plssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss do another one pleaseeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

    rana morcosrana morcosPrije 7 sati

    Ahmed HatemAhmed HatemPrije 7 sati
  • Please provide me with the content of MainCraft

    Ahmed HatemAhmed HatemPrije 7 sati
  • Where does the energy come from if not a sun!? MatPat: SOULS! BRUH... Geothermal or planetary tidal effects might explain all the lava...

    Milan SvitekMilan SvitekPrije 7 sati
  • the nether if full of lava, functioning as a left effesient but constant artificial sun!

    pokebrouserkatpokebrouserkatPrije 7 sati
  • I have a theory that can probably be proved wrong, but anyways I think that the nether used to be the normal world like it was covered in grass and had normal mobs, but something happened and the “ancient builders” escaped using portals and wound up in the over world. But that world wasn’t perfect because it had creepers and zombies and stuff. So they tried to go to a different world (the end). But that world wasn’t perfect either because of the Ender dragon. So they just chose the over world because it was the best and most sustainable world.

    SynthSynthPrije 7 sati
  • 1 Problem you never explained how they got their energy before the ancient builders came.... My theory is that they just get it from the lava. There is so much lava that it acts like the sun on a much lower extent. Thats why fungus can only grow because the lava isn't powerful enough to support anytype of other plant. But it is powerful enough for the piglins to grow...Also piglins hunt hoglins. So I assume that Hoglins eat mushrooms who got energy from..souls/lava and then the piglins and other creatures eat those for energy. and don't say the whole bad meat ratio...hoglins just have a better meat ratio and that's just facs

    NotableNotablePrije 7 sati
  • Fun fact Raycons actually simply suck They are just rebranded 30 bucks amazon earphones with extremely exagerared bass

    AndREEEEEAndREEEEEPrije 8 sati
  • Well I always just assumed that they got their energy FROM the heat of the neather I mean there’s plenty but I guess trapped souls makes more sense

    ParsogrossParsogrossPrije 8 sati
  • now, this probably has some major flaws but could the nether be using geothermal energy? perhaps the mobs have found a way to convert heat into energy.

    Nathaniel R-DNathaniel R-DPrije 8 sati
  • we needs a barney the dinosaur theory cause in the theme song it says barney is a dinosaur from our imagination so dose that mean barney the dinosaur no exist?

    Jae HolmesJae HolmesPrije 8 sati