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v0.7.4 alpha
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Pocket Edition


Fire OS – August 31, 2013
Android, iOS – September 2, 2013



v0.7.4 alpha was released to fix some of the bugs and crashes in v0.7.3.



  • Added an "External" button in the edit section of world create menu, for IP-connecting to servers.
  • Added a very faint sound when tools break, as well as a sound when flint and steel is used.
  • Tapping and holding flint and steel on a creeper will cause the creeper to start explosion countdown.
  • The splash now changes every time a world is quit, fixing MCPE-4926.
  • Added support for commands, however when attempting to use any command "Error: Command not found" displays.
  • Added chiseled quartz to survival mode.
  • The moon now has different phases.



  • Clouds are now slightly darker, to correspond to the cloud color in Java Edition.
  • The orbit size of the sun and moon around the player has been increased, fixing a sun and moon size problem, as well as the sun appearing in front of the clouds.
  • MCPE-4925 - The sun now disappears during night and vice versa, fixing.
  • After eating food, a burp can be heard.
  • Eggs can be thrown rapidly if the player keeps on tapping and holding the screen in both creative and survival.
  • Each message displayed by the server now has a tag (e.g. 'Disconnected from server' now reads '<error> Disconnected from server').

Blocks and Items[]

  • Fire now has idle sounds when the player is within proximity.
  • Flint and steel now produces sound when used.


67 bugs fixed

  • MCPE-156 - After eating one food item, player starts breaking things with food
  • MCPE-228 - Top half a door can replace a non-air block
  • MCPE-480 - The crafting menu don't show numbers for damaged tools!
  • MCPE-754 - Respawning at the edge of the world
  • MCPE-1022 - Player can eat extra food while moving
  • MCPE-1221 - Uncraftable quartz items
  • MCPE-1222 - Missing name for quartz stairs
  • MCPE-1615 - No Sandstone stairs in survival mode
  • MCPE-1667 - Armor and health icons obstruct sign menu
  • MCPE-1709 - the armor does not drop when you die
  • MCPE-1715 - Signs do not drop as items
  • MCPE-1743 - Cannot destroy signs.
  • MCPE-1771 - I have two furnaces and one of the when I tap on it to cook food and stuff it will crash and when I try to break it, it also will crash
  • MCPE-1853 - Mushroom farming is not working.
  • MCPE-1955 - Sign letters are erased when writing numbers or exclamation marks
  • MCPE-2326 - Odd problem with 6 on signs
  • MCPE-2475 - Milk bucket fills in creative, but then no empty bucket to pick up water/lava.
  • MCPE-2480 - Buckets not named correctly.
  • MCPE-2807 - Fire does not burn fences wooden slaps stairs crafting table or chest
  • MCPE-2993 - Realms does not save login
  • MCPE-3043 - Cannot take damage with arrows when wearing armor
  • MCPE-3098 - Chunks not marked dirty by data-only changes
  • MCPE-3684 - Crashes when putting on armor
  • MCPE-3857 - Empty buckets can destroy water blocks
  • MCPE-3863 - Players do not die in the void
  • MCPE-3955 - bug regarding collecting milk with a stack of buckets
  • MCPE-3960 - Filled buckets are stackable
  • MCPE-3987 - Buckets disappear while picking up water with full inventory / Buckets go to inventory while filling
  • MCPE-4193 - Leaves disappear
  • MCPE-4291 - My friend put on armor and then it said he had no armor in the top right but he was wearing armor
  • MCPE-4340 - lava buckets as fuel
  • MCPE-4346 - Items in inventory deleted when leaving and then re-joining Pocket Realms
  • MCPE-4450 - Realm unjoinable after Nether Reactor crash
  • MCPE-4456 - Nether reactors cause realm server to crash
  • MCPE-4472 - Nasty glitch may allow users to make other people accounts unplayable
  • MCPE-4533 - Crash when typing in emoji symbols into chat on iPad
  • MCPE-4554 - Inventory does not drop when players die on Realms
  • MCPE-4556 - Limited Unicode characters on signs
  • MCPE-4591 - Crafting table and furnace glitch: cannot get any crafted items.
  • MCPE-4651 - Fire has no crackling sound
  • MCPE-4661 - Cake floats when the blocks it's resting on is broken
  • MCPE-4752 - Armor bug
  • MCPE-4758 - Crashes touching armor button.
  • MCPE-4778 - There is a bug when you are looking in a chest. If a creeper blows up when you look in a chest Minecraft crashes
  • MCPE-4803 - Armor damage bug
  • MCPE-4866 - Chest show side texture in hand and on ground
  • MCPE-4869 - Wrong items counter in crafting table
  • MCPE-4878 - Hitting the "back" key while in a Chest GUI sends you to the title screen
  • MCPE-4891 - Chests 'shake' while breaking
  • MCPE-4901 - After you die,there is a empty inventory added in the first part.
  • MCPE-4912 - Chest noises not synced
  • MCPE-4914 - Chests lighting
  • MCPE-4915 - In Wi-Fi multiplayer, double chests do not work for the person that joins
  • MCPE-4919 - Cannot place trapdoor on wooden slab
  • MCPE-4925 - When going high in the sky, the moon is visible beneath the player
  • MCPE-4926 - Splash texts do not change.
  • MCPE-4931 - wooden half slab recipe only gives one slab
  • MCPE-4947 - Not hearing chest sounds in LAN
  • MCPE-4949 - Chests are shown, but they are a non solid block.
  • MCPE-4963 - Issue when longing out of realms
  • MCPE-4978 - Buckets disappear when filled up with water
  • MCPE-4999 - Can't type capital "w" in world name or in seed
  • MCPE-5006 - The blocks look strange in your hand in third person view
  • MCPE-5021 - No moon phases
  • MCPE-5028 - Double chests freeze and crash in multiplayer.
  • MCPE-5076 - Leave bed button disappears after pressing back button.
  • MCPE-5100 - Buckets – scrolling hotbar issue