New Minecraft Update Revealed

Following the announcement of Minecraft Pricing Changes Around The World late last month, Mojang is back once again with some pretty exciting news and has revealed the latest update coming to its Pocket Edition as well as Windows 10 Edition.

Minecraft Update 0.15, also know as The Friendly Update, brings some new features as well as other enhancements such as:

  • Mysterious, as-yet-unspecified friendliness
  • Pistons and sticky pistons!
  • Observer blocks: new blocks that can detect changes in neighboring blocks
  • Xbox Live Achievements on iOS and Android
  • Online multiplayer with Xbox Live friends!
  • Leads, horses and dyeable horse armor!
  • Fire charges
  • Pig riding!
  • A whole new UI for the main menu, shared with the Windows 10 Edition
  • You can now tip arrows using a cauldron and potions!
  • Husk zombies in the desert
  • Stray skeletons in tundras
  • Different villages in taigas and savannahs
  • Skeleton horse traps!
  • Online play uses less bandwidth now
  • Note blocks are a lot louder now
  • Walking far from spawn generates a lot less jittering now
  • Added more mob eggs to the creative menu
  • Fixed a lot of crashes!
  • Fixed a couple of bugs causing data to be lost or world corruption
  • A whole bunch of redstone fixes from the community feedback
  • Lots of multiplayer desynchronization fixes
  • Nether wart looks different when planted
  • Less flickering of the block selection highlight!
  • Glass doesn’t become green anymore
  • Fixed chests generation in dungeons and desert temples
The new Minecraft update will be released soon as a free update on mobile devices as well as Windows 10 based machines.

Check out Minecraft The Friendly Update Sneak Peek Trailer.

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