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Minecraft updates for V1.3

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Posted 19 June 2012 - 05:21 AM ( #1 )

Minecraft has LOADS of new features and updates coming for the next version of it (1.3)
Here is a list for anyone wishing to know.

Planned release date=unknown.
Version Planned Changes Planned Release Date Major versions 1.3
  • Large amount of internal changes.[1]
  • Will be able to see blocks other players are mining/breaking in MP [2]
  • Demo mode playable through non-premium Minecraft.net accounts.[3]
  • Added Adventure Mode but it still needs more work. [4]
  • "Large Biomes" world type.[5]
  • Creative Mode updates
  • Ender Portal Frames added in Creative Mode
  • While in Creative Mode, players can supply a powered minecart with fuel by right clicking it as if they were holdingcoal.
  • Flying in Creative Mode is no longer affected by water and lava.
  • ⇧ Shift-clicking in Creative improved.
  • Potions will be in the creative inventory screen.[6]
  • Improved creative inventory screen.
  • Category Tabs and Searching
  • Survival Inventory Tab
  • "Backpack" inventory, 2x2 crafting grid, armor, and deletion box.
[/list] [*]Singleplayer will be a local server.[7]
[*]Commands in Singleplayer.[3]
[*]Optional bonus chests placed close to the player when creating a new Singleplayer world.[3]
[*]Hardcore in multiplayer (HMP).[8]
[*]While sitting inside of a minecart pushing the directional keys will make it move the direction you are pressing.
  • Only works on rails.
[*]Added a /publish command to singleplayer to allow LAN connection.
  • Temporary, and isn't accessible with cheats off.
[/list]Blocks & Items
  • Added Emerald
  • Added Emerald Ore.
  • Added Block of Emerald[9].
  • Added Ender Chest.
    • Drops 8 obsidian when broken without Silk Touch.
  • Added Sandstone Stairs.
  • Added Cocoa Plants that generate on the sides of jungle trees, which can be harvested for cocoa.
    • Cocoa Beans have a new texture.
    • Cocoa Beans drop from jungle tree leaves at the same rate as apples.
  • Added Tripwire Hooks.[10][11]
    • The hooks are connected (up to 40 blocks)[12] by string, which will be placeable.[13]
    • Tripwires work on all entities.[12]
  • Added Book and Quill and Written Book.
    • Ability to write in Book and Quill (up to 50 pages), save them to edit later, and sign them and title them to finish off the book.
  • Added a new type of Golden Apple[14]. with attributes the Golden Apple had before 1.1[15].
  • Added Bottle o' Enchanting to survival mode.
  • Added Chainmail Armor to survival mode.
  • New slabs of the 3 new plank types.
    • Wood slabs behave as wood, not as stone.
  • New Gravel texture.
  • New Dispenser features:
    • Dispensers will eject water and lavasource blocks (from buckets).
    • Will also take water and lava source blocks if there is an empty bucket inside.
    • Will be able to place Minecarts on rails and Boats in water.
  • Stackable items now stack outside inventory when thrown to the ground individually.
  • Specific names for different Wood,Wooden Planks, Leaves, Saplings,Sandstone, Stone Bricks, and Monster Eggs. (e.g. Oak Wood, Birch Plank, Spruce Leaves, Jungle Sapling, Smooth Sandstone, Chiseled Stone Bricks, Stone Monster Egg).[5]
Inventory, crafting & smelting
  • Different crafting recipe for books.
  • Easier item manipulation within inventory
    • Brewing Stands allow use of shift clicking to put items in it.
    • ⇧ Shift+clicking can now be used to wear armor.
  • Empty Buckets are now stackable up to 16.[16][17]
  • Wooden tools can be burned in furnaces.
XP and Enchanting
  • Silk Touch will be able to pick up Ender Chests, Ice, and Glass Panes.[18]
  • The first 16 levels are linear, while level 17+ require more points per level to the maximum level of 30 (although one can still have more than 30 XP levels to spend).
  • XP orbs can now be gained through mining ores, and using a furnace for smelting.
  • Enchantment has been reorganized so the higher/stronger level enchantment is on the bottom while the lowest is on the top. (The middle obviously being in the middle of the enchantment table.)
  • Maximum level for enchanting is 30.
Map & Structures
  • Added Pyramids, a new structure in Desert biomes.
  • Added Jungle Temple.
  • Villages spawned in Desert Biomes now have a different style.
  • Stars are slightly smaller and slightly brighter[19].
Villagers and Mobs
  • Villagers spawned from spawning eggs will get a random profession.
  • Trading with Villagers.[20]
Bug Fixes
  • Arrows "warping upwards" in multiplayer fixed.
  • All multiplayer sounds have been fixed.[21][22][23][24]
  • Better chunk loading in SMP.[25]
  • Fishing lines are now visible in SMP.[23][26]
  • Fix for glitchy mob prediction in multiplayer.[27][28]
  • Using buckets filled with lava no longer consume the bucket when smelting items.
  • Armor and Tool Enchantments now show on multiplayer.
this chart was from The Minecraft Wiki

Edited by Nazotchi25, 19 June 2012 - 05:24 AM.






19 Jun 2012