Xbox One, Windows 10, Android: October 10, 2018
Beta 126.96.36.199 is the first beta version for Bedrock Edition 1.8.0, released on October 10, 2018, which adds some  Village & Pillage features and fixes bugs.
Additions [ ]
Blocks [ ]
A new climbable block that can be crafted using bamboo and
string. Climb by pressing the jump key and go down by pressing the sneak key.
Mobs [ ]
jungles. Will seek out bamboo and cake items and eat them.
Can have different personalities: either normal, aggressive, lazy or playful.
Baby pandas will sometimes sneeze, making nearby pandas jump: when they sneeze, they have a chance to drop a
slime ball. Have a chance of spawning as a brown panda, which is very rare.
Sometimes roll and sit on hind legs.
villages. Can be tamed using
fish. Added seven new skins.
Command format [ ]
Ported from Java Edition.
Only the following particles are available (prefix
minecraft: is necessary):
Reloads all function files from all behavior packs.
minecraft: prefix to separate vanilla entities and add-on entities.
Changes [ ]
Blocks [ ]
Now have the default name of "!" instead of "@".
Items [ ]
Re-added, but can only be spawned with an NBT editor.
Can now be crafted from bamboo.
Mobs [ ]
Re-added, but can only be summoned using the Befehl
Are no longer tamable.
Players can now feed ocelots fish to gain their trust.
Are now afraid of cats and will not swoop while cats are around.
Skeleton horses and zombie horses
Foals now have a chance of being spawned using a spawn egg.
World generation [ ]
Black cats now spawn in witch huts.
Gameplay [ ]
Fishing loot has now been changed in
jungles. When fishing in a jungle biome, the fish rewarded are now raw cod and raw salmon only. Bamboo is now obtainable as a junk item when fishing in jungles.
Command format [ ]
The auto-complete list for player mentions now work in slash commands.
The following rules can now be run in game without turning on cheats:
General [ ]
The user can now send links to their favorite Marketplace content using the share button.
More skin packs are now shown in the skin picker menu, and each pack can be opened and viewed in its own page.
Now has an animated loading bar.
Fixes [ ]
Fixed several crashes that occurred during gameplay.
Fixed a crash that would occur if the player was disconnected while loading resource packs.
Fixed a crash that would occur on Xbox One if the player signed out too quickly after signing in.
Fixed a crash that could occur during the splash loading screen on Windows 10 Mobile.
Fixed a crash that could occur on startup for Gear VR.
Fixed a crash that would occur when using lava buckets on fish.
Fixed a bug where multiple UI screens could be opened at once, causing the game to crash.
Fixed a crash that could occur due to a recently added Windows 10 feature. (
) MCPE-36274 Fixed the bug where players on Realms could be instantly killed in one shot by a Blaze fireball attack. (
) MCPE-19535 Planting crops continuously will no longer skip blocks. (
) MCPE-35857 Tamed wolves will now tilt their heads when the player is holding meat. (
) MCPE-17144 Magma cubes no longer inflict damage during their death animation. (
) MCPE-14426 Mobs in minecarts no longer activate adjacent detector rails. (
) MCPE-21863 Ghast sounds are no longer repeated when they are shooting fireballs. (
) MCPE-19156 Crafting multiple cakes using the recipe book will now return the correct number of empty buckets to the player. (
) MCPE-37387 Wall signs no longer show different types of wood particles when being broken. (
) MCPE-16141 Explosions will now drop blocks if the default game mode is Creative and Tile Drops are enabled. (
) MCPE-23498 Flower pots that contain saplings will once again drop the correct type when broken. (
) MCPE-37328 Players will now face forwards when entering a boat. (
) MCPE-36795 Removed "MCPE!" from the list of splash screen messages. (
) MCPE-36741 Water now renders correctly when surrounded by barrier blocks.
Fixed an issue that would sometimes cause black visual glitches to appear around blocks when riding a horse.
Players will no longer teleport when standing against a non-full block and reloading the game. (
) MCPE-31242 Fixed incorrect interact buttons appearing briefly for certain mobs on touch screen devices.
The achievement button no longer appears in the pause menu if not signed into Xbox Live.
Fixed a bug where players could see through solid blocks when swimming.
The multiplayer toggle is now accurately shown when using platform restricted content on Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
Double wooden slabs can now be placed regardless of crosshair position. (
) MCPE-13799 Pistons no longer drop as items when being pushed or pulled. (
) MCPE-37492 Large slimes and magma cubes now have the correct sized hitbox based on their size. (
) MCPE-18518 Kelp will now only grow into water source blocks or full downward flowing water, and no longer creates a new source block. (
) MCPE-37155 Fixed an exploit where rails could be duplicated. (
) MCPE-36917 Lightning no longer strikes if the destination is in a cold biome. (
) MCPE-19015 Fixed mobs not always taking fall damage when they should. (
) MCPE-37257 The "Body Guard" achievement can now be unlocked after creating an iron golem. (
) MCPE-33686 Fixed rare enchantments being too hard to get at higher levels.
The right bumper button now correctly scrolls through the tabs in the game menu on Nintendo Switch.
The hitbox of piston arms now matches the size and shape correctly. (
) MCPE-13758 Players no longer fall through shulker boxes as they open. (
) MCPE-28812 Improved the loading time of various game files.
Fixed the buttons used on the startup message for players using Windows Mixed Reality.
Worlds larger than 1GB can now be copied and exported on Windows 10. (
) MCPE-37269 Added an underscore to frozen_river in the biomes_client.json so it matches the other vanilla Resource Pack entries. (
) MCPE-36799 The player locator map marker now faces the right direction when aboard a boat.
Fixed an issue with custom player permissions that might not apply correctly in multiplayer. (
) MCPE-34864 Potion of slow falling will now slow down elytra descent. (
) MCPE-34926 Multiple items can be collected when trading with villagers again when using touch controls. (
) MCPE-32635 Fixed a bug where only white firework stars could be crafted.
The player's hands are now properly rotated and positioned when aboard a boat and holding a bow.
Lava blocks no longer appear green in the command autocomplete area. (
) MCPE-33788 Fixed a crash that occurred when killing and summoning a salmon with its navigation component removed.
Reassigned Page Up and Page Down keys are now labeled correctly on the Settings screen.
Controller hints now show the correct usage of "Open" and "Use" when looking at containers.
Player names that are made up of only numbers are now surrounded with quotation marks when using autocomplete for slash commands
Fixed a crash that could occur when kelp grows.
Fixed a crash that could occur in worlds that contained locator maps.
Shulker boxes that contain tropical fish buckets no longer cause lag. ( ) MCPE-27167
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