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Bedrock Edition

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Android, iOS, Fire OS, Windows 10, Windows 10 Mobile, Gear VR, Fire TV, Xbox One – April 3, 2018



1.2.13 is an update for Bedrock Edition that was released on April 3, 2018.[1] It added many features belonging to 1.4.0 through Experimental Gameplay.



Stripped wood
  • Available through experimental gameplay.
Stairs and Slabs
  • Added slabs and stairs for prismarine, prismarine brick, and dark prismarine.
  • Available through experimental gameplay.


  • Available through experimental gameplay.
  • Contains 4 new enchantments:
    • Channeling
    • Loyalty
    • Riptide
    • Impaling


  • Available through experimental gameplay.


  • Added a new swimming animation while sprinting in water.
    • Available through experimental gameplay.
  • Now create automatic backups that can be downloaded and restored
  • Added two options to swap A/B buttons and X/Y buttons on controllers, which can be found in Controller Settings
Main menu
  • Added menu screen transitions, which can be toggled in the options menu.


  • Many screens and actions now respond when a button is pressed instead of released so they now feel extra responsive
  • Chunks have been palleted.
    • Infinite different types of blocks are now possible and numeric Block IDs has been removed.
    • The game should be less likely to crash due to being out of memory.
  • Falling on Hay Bales now reduces fall damage
  • Owned skin packs will now appear at the top of the Skin Picker
  • Purchased content will now auto-update, which can be toggled in Profile settings
  • Realms member lists can now be cleared from the Members screen
  • Updated look for the Marketplace and Search functionality to easily find specific content


  • MCPE-14166 – Jumping on the edge of blocks creates a stone sound
  • MCPE-30210 – Items disappear when attempting to be inserted into armor slots
  • MCPE-31022 – Fences sound like stone when landed on
  • MCPE-31023 – Red sand and colored concrete powder produce regular sand/white concrete powder particles when broken by another block
  • MCPE-31030 – False negatives when attempting to place blocks close to the player
Performance / Stability
  • Many optimizations to chunk rendering and game performance
  • Chunk generation is now prioritized first to the chunks closest to the player
  • Fixed a crash that occurred on Android devices due to rendering issues
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when creating multiple worlds of Relics of the Privateers
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when uploading a screenshot to a Club and losing internet connection
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when using CTRL+MMB on a signed, written book contained in an item frame
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when quickly entering and leaving the marketplace
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when the host leaves their world and another player is looking in a chest
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when a double chest is split using pistons and items are placed or taken from the half that was not moved
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when navigating menus using the D-pad and mouse simultaneously
  • Fixed a crash that occurred due to an issue with Redstone Torches
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when navigating the Store on low-end and mid-tier devices
  • Fixed a crash that occurred when leaving The End
  • The game is once again playable on Windows 10 Mobile when using an Xbox One controller
  • Viewing the presence on a player profile will now be accurate when playing split-screen
  • Custom skins with uppercase '.PNG' extensions are now recognized in Windows 10
  • The achievement screen will now show the most recent status without having to close and reopen the game
  • Fixed local co-op not properly saving player progress
  • Disabling "Visible to LAN Players" for one world no longer disables it for all worlds
  • Imported worlds will no longer automatically launch on iOS
  • Crops can once again be harvested continuously
  • Crops will now pop out of the ground if the light level is 7 or lower
  • Fixed Villager trade items not being replenished
  • Fixed some Villager trades not granting XP
  • Fixed spawn points not moving when obstructed by lava
  • It is now possible to sleep when a Skeleton Horse is nearby
  • Bows will now inflict the same amount of damage to players and mobs
  • Eyes of Ender and '/locate' will now point to the right location of a Stronghold
  • For Book & Quill, the "Sign and Close" button is no longer active if a name has not been entered
  • Double ferns now appear in Mega Taigas
  • Protection enchantment no longer makes players immune to fire damage
  • Activating sneak in one world and quitting no longer causes the player to spawn sneaking in in every other world
  • Pressing Open Chat together with Place Block on controller no longer causes Place Block action to repeat
  • Fixed fire spreading from covered lava
  • Fixed Pick Block replacing currently selected hotbar slot, even if other slots were empty
  • Exploding Creepers and Beds in the Nether can no longer ignite TNT in worlds that have 'TNT Explodes' turned off
  • The second player in split-screen can no longer die if their personal game mode is set to Creative
  • Experience can now be earned from cooking Porkchops in a Furnace
  • Players are no longer set on fire when walking on non-full blocks placed next to a lava source
  • Fixed player faces on maps so they no longer turn into arrows when they move too far from other players but will turn into arrows when close to other players
  • Fixed Creative flight speed being too slow until changing altitude after entering a world
  • Falling on a Slime Block while sneaking now inflicts fall damage
  • Fixed items losing durability when used on other players and the PvP game rule is disabled
  • Enchanted Apples can once again be found in loot chests
  • Name Tags can once again be found from Villager trading and fishing
  • Diamonds will now appear in the loot chests of Jungle Temples and Strongholds
  • Map items in converted Xbox One Edition worlds now have the proper alignment
  • The starting maps for Old Worlds are now zoomed in to level 1/4
  • Maps will no longer show a green marker only for the last map that was placed in an item frame
  • Glass Bottles can now be filled from water sources in Creative mode
  • Pickaxes now break Stone Buttons faster than hands
  • Bows can no longer be used to mine while charging
  • Extra blocks will no longer be placed when placing a block straight down
  • Glass Panes now align to Stairs
  • Increased the hitbox of Soul Sand
  • Grass blocks will now turn into Dirt if Grass Path blocks are placed above them
  • Vines can no longer be placed invisibly under leaf blocks
  • Leaves no longer cut through blocks when growing trees using Bone Meal
  • Anvils now drop as items when falling on Torches
  • Stone Slabs and Cobblestone Walls now have the proper blast resistance
  • Top Snow falling on a Top Snow Block no longer loses one layer
  • Breaking Cobblestone that is being pushed by a Piston no longer drops an invalid 'Update' block
  • Automated Chicken cookers using slabs will now function properly
  • Fixed Redstone not powering horizontally adjacent blocks
  • Hoppers and Droppers can now only put Music Discs inside Jukeboxes
  • Minecart with Hopper and TNT will no longer shake on Activator Rails
  • Renamed Shulker Boxes no longer lose their names when fired from a dispenser
  • Daylight Sensors can no longer generate power in the Nether
  • Undyed Shulker Boxes can no longer be placed inside other Shulker Boxes using Hoppers and Droppers
  • Mobs in Minecarts no longer activate rails next to them as they try to walk
  • Observers no longer visually cut Redstone Dust
  • Rails will now take block power into account when attaching to other rails
  • Dispensers, Droppers, and Redstone Lamps will now activate properly when Redstone Dust is placed on top of them
  • Trapped Chests with slabs or stairs above no longer power Redstone Dust adjacent to the block below when the chest is open
  • Glazed Terracotta can no longer be pulled using Slime Blocks and Sticky Pistons
  • Minecarts no longer get stuck when passing through blocks on diagonal rails
  • Armor can now be equipped to an Armor Stand using a Dispenser
  • The power output of Redstone Comparators is no longer lost after a world is converted from Xbox One Edition
  • Baby Chickens no longer get stuck in the corners of fences
  • Increased the spawn rate of Slimes
  • Fixed mobs shaking while riding in Minecarts
  • Horses can no longer be steered in deep water
  • Llamas now form a caravan when following Llamas on a Lead instead of acting silly and running around in circles
  • Llamas can now be healed by feeding them Hay Bales and Wheat
  • Mobs no longer view closed doors as valid paths and shouldn't get stuck when trying to walk through them
  • Mobs can no longer spawn on carpet
  • Mobs will once again spawn when the player is below a height of 30 blocks
  • Mobs will once again not spawn on transparent blocks like Glass and Fences
  • Rabbits will now follow players that are holding carrots and flowers in Survival mode
  • Elder Guardian and Zombie Villager spawn eggs can now be obtained with Pick Block in Creative mode
  • Smaller mobs can no longer trample farmland and crops
  • Fixed medium Slimes not dealing damage to players
  • Endermites will no longer suffocate when riding in Minecarts and Boats that are not on rails or in the water
  • Fixed Villager behavior when it's raining so they now disperse to separate houses
  • The Wither will now face the right direction when attacking
  • Pigs being steered using Carrot on a Stick will no longer jump up slab staircases and simply walk up them
  • Fixed flowers that disappeared after being generated with Bone Meal
  • Mob spawners will now stop spawning when there are 6 or more mobs in the vicinity
  • Zombies and Skeletons now burn during daytime in warm biomes when it's raining in other biomes
  • Fixed Witches not spawning inside Witch Huts
  • Wolves will no longer run from Llamas if they are out of sight
  • Increased the spawn rate of Ghasts in the Nether
  • Increased the spawn rate of Ocelots
  • Spiders no longer give up so easily when attacking
  • Parrots will now properly dismount when the player it's riding dies
  • Parrots riding on players' shoulders will no longer hinder block placement while sneaking
  • Parrots will no longer leave player shoulders when boarding a Boat
  • Villagers will now breed on converted Xbox One worlds
  • Overworld mobs will no longer spawn in the Nether on converted Xbox One worlds
  • Iron Golems will no longer turn hostile toward the player that spawned them
  • Iron Golems no longer spawn when Mob Spawning is disabled
  • Enchanted Apples can no longer be crafted (Golden Apples are still craftable)
  • Various improvements to selecting items on the Recipe Book with touch screens when using Classic UI
  • Crafting items that used ingredients in the hotbar no longer causes the hotbar to get shuffled when using a controller
  • Mossy Stone Bricks can no longer be crafted from themselves and no longer results in loss of blocks
  • Fixed Mojang logo banners not being craftable on converted Xbox One worlds
  • Bucket, Water Bucket, Lava Bucket, and Milk have been moved to the 'Items' inventory tab
  • Players can no longer attack others with bows when Friendly Fire is disabled
  • Minecart with Hopper can no longer duplicate items
  • Items can no longer be duplicated using Item Frames and Hoppers
  • Any item held by a player that is killed by Thorns armor will no longer be duplicated
  • Rails can no longer be duplicated when pulled by two pistons simultaneously
  • Breaking a Cauldron, Furnace, Banner, Beacon, Jukebox, or Daylight Sensor with Silk Touch no longer drops two of each item
  • Breaking an Ender Chest with Silk Touch will no longer drop Obsidian
  • Switching between bows while aiming will no longer transfer item durability
  • Players can no longer attack through walls in third-person perspective
  • Killing an animal attached to a Fence with a Lead no longer duplicates the Lead
  • Permissions are no longer reset to default when a player re-enters a Realm
  • Operator status will now properly reflect in the in-game Player Permissions screen
  • Fixed a soft lock that occurred when attempting to replace a world and the connection was lost
  • Fixed an issue that sometimes prevented Realms from being renewed
  • The line is now properly connected to the Fishing Rod and floater
  • Rain is now visible through glass
  • Sugar Cane now has proper biome coloring
  • Beacons will now shine through lava
  • Maps are no longer cut off when being held on vertical split-screen
  • Jungle Leaves now have transparency when held in-hand
  • Slimes now emit slime particles when jumping
  • Fixed a missing piece of the Hopper texture
  • Flickering no longer occurs when looking through leaves that are next to snow
  • Split-screen players will no longer share parts of the sky box backgrounds when they are in separate dimensions
  • Block breaking animation no longer goes out of sync when jumping or changing tools
  • Fixed the jumping animation for Spiders
  • Fixed shadow issues with Chorus Flowers when Smooth Lighting is disabled
  • Fire, Cobwebs, and Leaves can no longer be seen through blocks at certain distances
  • Jumping on a Horse, Donkey, or Mule while pushing against a wall with items attached to it no longer causes black blocks to appear around the wall
  • Fixed the Wither textures during spawning and death animations
  • Fixed the Axe not being attached to Vindicator's hand when attacking
  • Pistons and beds no longer have large visual outlines for a split second when being placed
  • Fixed being able to see through lava when Blindness effect is used
  • End Crystal beam is now centered at the Crystal and not at the fire base
  • End Crystal items now have the enchantment effect
  • Zombie Villagers now produce red particles while being cured
  • The Dragon Head will no longer flicker when using Norse Mythology textures
  • Resource Packs will now affect the look of the gamepad cursor
  • The moon will no longer graphically stutter when Do Daylight Cycle is disabled
  • TNT ignited by Redstone now shows the hopping animation
  • Items held by Zombie Villagers are now in the right position
  • Undyed Shulker Boxes no longer flash when being placed
  • Particles left after Dragon’s Breath attack and Lingering potions no longer leave visual artifacts
  • Smooth lighting will now be changed immediately after toggling in Settings
  • Fixed floating items that appeared after a player died and remained until they respawned when Keep Inventory was enabled
  • Chests are now placed in Item Frames with the proper rotation
  • Rain, smoke particles, and shadows are no longer visible through lava
  • Fixed a rare issue where rain and snow would fall through roofs
  • Fixed the sound effect not playing when equipping armor from the hotbar
  • Fixed missing sound when moving through End Gateways
  • The proper sound effects will now play when using Ender Chests, Brewing Stands, Armor Stands, Furnaces
  • Thrown entities no longer play footstep sounds
  • Sound will no longer continue to play on the disconnect screen
  • Minecarts will no longer make walking sounds after being pushed off and back on to rails
User Interface
  • Text can now be properly copied and pasted in text fields when using a keyboard
  • Fixed signs with formatting (§) not being able to create new lines
  • Fixed a rare issue when pressing the A key on the virtual keyboard would delete all other text
  • Reassigning the 'Toggle Perspective' key no longer changes perspective while typing in chat
  • Fixed world names not being editable if they contained over 24 characters
  • Non-functional split-screen options are no longer visible in Settings for VR and mobile devices
  • The oxygen bar is no longer misplaced when getting out of a boat and diving underwater
  • Several improvements to navigating menus while using a controller
  • After cancelling the "Checking Download" prompt, players are now taken back to the World Settings screen
  • World save size is now properly reported immediately after saving and exiting
  • The number of worlds on the Worlds tab is no longer overlapped by the world icon
  • Fixed an issue that caused players to get stuck after posting a screenshot to a Club
  • Changing Screen Safe Area size and GUI scale will now set the proper positions for the hotbar, health, hunger, and paper doll
  • Deleting a world with a colored name no longer has extra colored text in the confirmation prompt
  • The player model no longer appears in from the 'Choose New Skin' button
  • Fixed an unhelpful error message when attempting to create a Realm and the "You can create and join clubs" permission is blocked
  • Pressing the screen is no longer offset slightly to the left on Windows 10 Mobile
  • Disabling Controller Hints will now turn off hints on in-game menus
  • Fixed the Creative hotbar not always clearing when X is pressed on the controller
  • When editing a page in Book & Quill, pressing B on the controller will now quit page edit mode instead of the whole book screen
  • Items can once again be dropped by moving them into the gray space of the Creative inventory screen
  • Fixed the gamepad cursor snapping incorrectly when highlighting the off-hand slot and clicking the Left Thumbstick
  • Fixed not being able to snap the gamepad cursor between the Furnace fuel slot and output slot
  • Expandable inventory groups in Pocket UI are now titled properly
  • Shift-clicking items into a Donkey's full chest will no longer cause the items to disappear
  • Fixed incorrect items appearing in Creative inventory searches
  • Shulker Box inventory tooltips are now properly translated to other languages
  • A loading screen will now appear when applying Global Resources
  • Fixed chat messages not appearing after signing in to Xbox Live in-game from the Achievements screen
  • The Jukebox now has a controller tooltip for block use
  • Fixed a delay in the 'Boost' button appearing when mounting a Pig with Carrot on a Stick in hand
  • Fixed lowered frame rate when unfocusing from the Book & Quill
  • HUD opacity now affects Banners mob heads in the hotbar
  • Fixed delays when typing in chat and other text fields
  • Fixed screen ratio and portions of the HUD being blocked when playing on iPhone X
  • Sea Lanterns now appear in the proper category when searching the inventory
  • Fixed double notifications appearing when importing a world
  • A warning now appears instructing players not to close the game when exporting a world
  • Fixed some worlds not appearing on the Available Templates list when not downloaded
  • Navigating left or right on the Available Templates list will no longer move focus to the top of the list
  • Several translation fixes for Español (Mexico)
  • Store descriptions can now be scrolled on mobile devices
  • Cloned Banners no longer appear as blank black Banners
  • The "Facing" component of '/teleport' is no longer executed before teleporting a player
  • Redstone Dust can no longer be placed in air, or blocks not suited for it, using commands
  • Players can now be killed using '/kill' when they have a resistance effect of 4 or higher
  • Fixed repeating damage sound and animation when using '/effect' to get health and simultaneously taking damage
  • The screen will no longer shake when standing on Magma blocks after applying Regeneration effect of 255 or more
  • Banners placed with '/fill' command are no longer random colors on Realms
  • Teleporting entities to or from a ticking area no longer fail to render or be interacted with
  • Players will no longer receive an Unknown Map when using ‘/replaceitem’ command to place a map in the off-hand slot
  • Items will now be received immediately and correctly when using '/give' command with a Chain Command Block
  • Fixed 'End_gateway' and 'End_portal' having placeholder images when auto-completing commands
  • Teleporting a horse while it's being ridden now works as intended
  • Buttons cloned in a "pressed" state no longer remain pressed forever
  • Repeatedly teleporting TNT vertically will no longer separate the visual block from its explosive location
  • Ocelots no longer spawn in groups when spawned using commands


Updated templates for 1.2.13 with new assets and behaviors can be downloaded at https://minecraft.net/addons

  • Armor models now support hat layers
  • Boats can now have more than one seat
  • 'llamaspit.json' has been properly renamed to 'llama_spit.json'
  • Removed slot.armor.chest from Horses and Llamas
  • behavior.hurt_by_target no longer triggers if an entity is not actually hurt by its target
  • All parameters of minecraft:breathable now function properly
  • Name Tags can now be always visible if they are set to do so through a Behavior Pack


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