WERRUS Shaders
39 9 0 1.12.2 - 1.14.4

While most will rightly point out the impressive shadow work in this shader, it’s the water effects that merit its inclusion in this list of the best Minecraft shaders. The colour, the gentle waves, and the genuine sense of depth is hard to beat, and it runs on pretty much any PC, too. The lighting and shadows are at their best at night time and make encountering a skeleton archer in the pitch black truly terrifying.

Vanilla Plus Shaders
21 8 0 1.12 - 1.14

There are multiple editions of this shaderpack, with the regular one just being called "Vanilla Plus". The "SE" Edition is made to look like Seus v08 since that shaderpack is highly outdated by todays standards and some people might still prefer it's overall look. The "CE" Edition is matched to Chocapic v3 and has two color Profiles. The first one being the regular Chocapic v3 colors (or also rudoplays since that is basically an unauthorize...

projectLUMA
25 6 0 1.14.4

What is projectLUMA? projectLUMA is a shaderpack made for the Minecraft Shaders Mod (OptiFine). It is the official successor of KUDA-Shaders, which has been rewritten from scratch. The aim of projectLUMA is playing Minecraft without the effects distracting you from the gameplay and also most importantly, with low performance cost with still decent graphics.

Beyond Belief Shaders
14 6 0 1.12.2 - 1.14.4

If you want to recreate Pirates of the Caribbean in Minecraft, then Beyond Belief Shaders are absolutely the shaders for you. That’s the best-looking water of any shader pack on this list, full stop. It really is Beyond Belief. Taken as a whole, I’d say there are still one or two shaders that look slightly higher-quality, but Beyond Belief Shaders still completely revitalise your Minecraft experience, even before you’ve started tweaking ...

KUDA Shaders
23 5 0 1.7.10 - 1.13.2

The KUDA Shaders mod is one of the most popular shader packs of all time for Minecraft 1.13.2 and 1.12.2. This is because it’s a well-made addition, with very few bugs and a high degree of compatibility when it comes to various other popular mods, like Optifine. KUDA Shaders only recently made it out of Beta and into a real, full release, just earlier this month around January 30, 2018. The main reason there are so few bugs and so much compatib...

The Wave Shader
15 5 0 1.7 - 1.12

Hop on to a unique Minecraft experience as you ride the moving landscape in The Wave Shader mod. Watch the entire landscape rise and fall like the waves of the ocean and challenge yourself not to get sea sick. What The Wave Shader Pack is About The Wave Shader Pack 1.12.2/1.11.2 is a unique pack created by username Beed28. This pack involves transforming the entire terrain and making every block move with the wind before your very eyes. ...