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Tipped arrows with positive effect deal no damage

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    Yeah, Minecraft should have more space for different fighting playstyles/roles, this would be perfect por a ranged support and normal potions would remain perfect for melee support.

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    The thing is though that while that would make tipped arrows more useful, there are still arrows. It wouldn't really make sense if you took no damage by an arrow head to the arm.

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    Hey Blast Burner, potions are basically magic, despite being arrows one could just say that the potion's magic transmute the arrow when fired in order to only applying the effect.

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    To add to your post, maybe healing arrows don't deal damage to living mobs, while harming arrows don't deal damage to undead mobs. Also if positive arrows don't do damage, they shouldn't do knockback either. I think this would be an interesting idea, and I don't think it would hurt, so you have my vote.

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    Something interesting to see would be that healing potion tipped arrows could be stronger against undead.

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    So an arrow that gives a glowing effect won't deal damage? Arrows are arrows and without having something like a slimeball at the head of the arrow to reduce that damage just doesn't make sense to me. Healing tipped arrows though should at least deal less damage than a normal arrow. Also both healing and harming tipped arrows deal more damage to undead and living mobs.

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    Or have a new type of arrow which can be tipped. These types will deal no damge to allow for more diverse mechanics. Sponge arrows. You can tip them but they won't deal damage. This will also add another use for sponges.

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    Healing arrows damage undead mobs, so this would cause problems

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    I think that this should only apply to Healing and Regeneration

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    Blast Burner the glowing effect is negative