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Release date

October 23, 2014

Pre-release for



Client (.json)

1.8.1-pre3 is the third pre-release for 1.8.1.[1]



29 issues fixed
From released versions before 1.8.1
  • MC-1279 – Slow (choppy) rotating beacon block
  • MC-3448 – Statistic screen icons messed up
  • MC-4158 – Nether portal sometimes places you a fraction of a block in the air
  • MC-4167 – EXP orbs will switch locations after a second or so from killing a mob
  • MC-6261 – Brewing stand Doesn't drop custom potions
  • MC-12013 – Experience orbs invisible for one second right after spawning
  • MC-55661 – Animals don't teleport to player when target is air block
  • MC-67437 – Lightning gives AI to witches and zombie pigman that were originally pigs and villagers that had NoAI set to 1
  • MC-68497 – Cut/Copy function updates clipboard even if nothing is selected
  • MC-71973 – Tab list headers and footers stay even when rejoining a diferent server
  • MC-72524 – Can't place buttons on top of redstone blocks
  • MC-72806 – When using /stop server executes the shutdown sequence twice (and hangs if players are online)
From the 1.7.2 development versions
  • MC-30937/summoned mobs riding XP orbs phase out of existence
From the 1.8 development versions
  • MC-44474 – Smooth teleportation while falling glitches player back up
  • MC-46670 – Withers trapped in a barrier box attacks barriers, killing it
  • MC-48633 – Operation, test and enable doesn't show up as options when typing /scoreboard players
  • MC-53558 – World Generator Crash when creating a custom new world (Different than others)
  • MC-53983 – Loading World on New World or loading screen disappears if the window size is changed
  • MC-54575 – Part of stair becomes invisible when placing a block near it
  • MC-54626 – Chicken jockey falls into solid block when chicken dies
  • MC-54929 – Fast creeper bug (aka Creeper Zurg Rush)
  • MC-58908/help for /worldborder not updated
  • MC-61610 – Bedrock at Y0 has wood log in it at x0 y0 z0
  • MC-64515 – Inconsistency in piston timing
  • MC-68880 – Rabbit falls through snow layers and suffocates
From the 1.8.1 development versions
  • MC-73060 – Crash: Named Ender dragon seems to have crashed me
  • MC-73061 – Realms not compatible with 1.8.1-pre1/-pre2
  • MC-73114 – Entity UUID Records Remain in Scoreboard Teams
  • MC-73123 – Entities lose scoreboard scores when in unloaded chunk