Minecraft Beta & Preview

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A new version has been rolled out: meet Minecraft Beta & Preview You can read the official Changelog here.

The update was announced by @Mega_Spud on Twitter. He also announced that the Android update will be delayed for at least 24 hours.

Here is the most important thing to highlight in this update:

  • Music is now included in the mobile app and no longer has to be downloaded from Marketplace
  • Fixed an issue where Boats with Chests would not drop the Chest's contents when destroyed by the /kill command
  • Oak and Mangrove Fence Gates are now flammable
  • Disallow Fireballs from travelling through portals to prevent an issue where they could become permanently stuck
  • Fixed a bug where some custom items (from Creator Features packs), after being used, were duplicated upon player's death
  • Fixed performance issues when Striders are being ridden by baby Striders
  • Fixed a bug where a "%" was prepended to player names in the chat output of "/scoreboard players reset"
  • Enables creators to add geometry up to 0.875 units outside of the regular block unit cube on any one side

If you want to read about all the changes, open the official Changelog.

Screenshot from Minecraft

What do you think about the update? Write in the comments.

  1. Plueres profile avatar Plueres
    Really appreciate the highlights!
    1. No avatar image D
      Thanks! "geometry up to 0.875 units" is my favorite change, we are waiting for cool addons with that! ๐Ÿ˜
  2.  profile avatarQ profile avatar Q
    Thanks for the music, Mojang๐Ÿ˜ƒ