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Release date

January 16, 2014

Snapshot for



Client (.json)

14w03b is the fifth snapshot for 1.8, and was released to fix some of the bugs and crashes in the 14w03a snapshot.


18 bugs fixed

From released versions before 1.8

  • MC-17156/give Command throws ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException on high Item ID values
  • MC-40420 – MAJOR texture/rendering glitch
  • MC-45254 – Bold text is not correctly (right/center) aligned (invalid string length)

From the 1.8 snapshots

  • MC-44533 – Piston Copies Appear when Pistons Retract
  • MC-44606 – Door Replacing Block
  • MC-44673 – Duplication bug of doors using redstone torches
  • MC-44702 – Selector arguments not working in the expected location
  • MC-44870 – Name IDs don't work in most data tags
  • MC-44886 – Can't do /spawnpoint

From the previous snapshot

  • MC-44990 – Iron Bars, Regular Glass Panes and Cauldrons aren't transparent.
  • MC-44993 – Custom player heads are messed up
  • MC-45004 – Placing flower pots crashes game
  • MC-45014 – Realms invited player skins are messed up
  • MC-45018 – Being killed makes your character lose his/her hat
  • MC-45026Hopper: java.lang.NullPointerException: Rendering screen
  • MC-45032 – Ender chest bug (using /fill)
  • MC-45034 – Sky plane
  • MC-45065 – I died in the end, respawned at my bed and then the game crashed