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Minecraft Snapshot 18w16a

We’re very close to feature complete, and have now started focusing more on bug fixing & polishing! CHANGES IN 18W16A New custom world type: Buffet Coral fans now generate naturally Drowned can sometimes be found inside ruins Turtle helmet will no longer give you particle effects Turtle helmet will no longer make you absolutely completely […]

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Minecraft Snapshot 18w15a

You’ve already seen the header image. Do we even need to say anything else? CHANGES IN 18W15A New entity: Dolphins New block: Conduit New block: Blue Ice New item: Heart of the Sea New item: Nautilus Shell Icebergs now generate in frozen oceans You no longer have “night vision” effect underwater Water now has different […]

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Minecraft Snapshot 18w14b

Minecraft Snapshot 18w14b

Happy snapshot day everybody! We’ve mostly recovered from GDC and are now back to work, full steam ahead! CHANGES IN 18W14A New item: Phantom Membrane New potion: Potion of Slow Falling Added 4 new advancements New Kelp textures Changed generation rules for kelp and seagrass New Riptide behaviours for tridents Optimized cloud rendering some more […]

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Minecraft Snapshot 18w10c

Minecraft Snapshot 18w10c

Every day is a snapshot day if you try hard enough. We’re travelling to GDC soon so we’re going to try to push out as many snapshots this week as we can. CHANGES IN 18W10A Added buried treasure Added tropical fish Added underwater ambience sounds Added ability to put markers on maps Added coral plants […]

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Minecraft Snapshot 18w09a

Minecraft Snapshot 18w09a

We’re currently battling winter here in the office, but we managed to sneak out this small snapshot a little later than usual. CHANGES IN 18W09A Added underwater ruins! Added new coral blocks! Phantoms no longer spawn in the end Phantoms despawn in the daytime Optimized particle rendering slightly UNDERWATER RUINS We’ve ruined the game. Again. […]

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Minecraft Snapshot 18w08b

Minecraft Snapshot 18w08b

This week’s snapshot is mostly to help prepare for a really cool snapshot coming your way soon. That’s right – it’s a snapshot snapshot! CHANGES IN 18W08A The game shouldn’t crash when joining multiplayer! Split the ocean into 10 different biomes! Added underwater caves & ravines Added a clickable link to the /locate command output CHANGES IN […]

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Minecraft Snapshot 18w07c

Minecraft Snapshot 18w07c

Today is Valentines Day! We couldn’t think of any better way to show our love for you than to give you a snapshot full of new things. <3 CHANGES IN 18W07A Added Phantoms (MineCon voted mob!) Added Turtles Added new swimming ability (sprint underwater!) Added bubble columns Added ability to strip logs Added new trident […]

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Minecraft Snapshot 18w06a

Todays snapshot brings in a complete rewrite of how world generation works behind the scenes, so that we can do some really cool things with it in the future & speed it up dramatically. It may be quite unstable in this first snapshot though, so as always: do not open worlds you care about in a […]

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TRY THE NEW MINECRAFT JAVA TEXTURES

TRY THE NEW MINECRAFT JAVA TEXTURES

UPDATED: Version Two now available! Late last year, we released a new texture pack for the Java Edition of Minecraft, so we could get your feedback! We were always adamant that these changes wouldn’t be implemented into Java Edition properly until we got your feedback – and now enough of you have screamed about the glass block […]

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