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Release date

June 28, 2013[1]

Pre-release for



Client (.json)

1.6.1-pre is the second pre-release for 1.6.1.



  • New command: /playsound
    • Can play a sound from its file
    • Only specified players can hear it
    • Options such as location, volume, etc.
  • Added Saturation effect


  • Wither armor has been retextured.


20 bugs fixed

From released versions before 1.6.1

  • MC-505 – boat float in middle of air after logout and re-login
  • MC-560 – Sound made by mobs in water causes massive FPS drop
  • MC-1159 – Mouse wrongly positioned in fullscreen
  • MC-1229 – Compasses in item frames move with the player
  • MC-1598 – Zombie Pigmen burn for a moment in daylight
  • MC-2476 – Regeneration increases the speed at which damage is taken from Cacti, Lava and Fire
  • MC-2758 – Derailed minecarts float when reloading world
  • MC-3914 – Grass can't be tilled under plants/sign while dirt can
  • MC-12906 – in the /help menu, the /debug option does not show the <start/stop>
  • MC-13330 – Mob armor percentage likely error

From the 1.6.1 snapshots

  • MC-13899 – Horses can't breed when they wear armor
  • MC-13979 – Null language and strange phrases like "fr_FR" in parentheses
  • MC-15116 – Sitting tamed wolves growl when attacking nearby mobs
  • MC-18027 – Fake death after health boost potion effect has ended
  • MC-18250 – Inappropriate absorbtion effect cooldown
  • MC-18771 – Hostile wolves do not look angry when in vicinity of tamed wolves
  • MC-19270 – When you place water under a carpet, it destroys it.
  • MC-19275 – Wearing armor with attribute and then holding identical armor removes the worn armor's effects
  • MC-19537 – Blocks Don't Break While Swimming

From the same version (reupload)

  • MC-19849 – The game starts and has the Mojang title, but then the next slide is black except the bottom left corner, which is dirt