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Release date

May 22, 2014

Snapshot for



Client (.json)

14w21a is the twenty-fifth snapshot released for 1.8.


  • Commands
    • /clone
      • Mode now can additionally be move or force
        • move will move the selection from the first location to the second location, which may overlap
        • force will force the cloning operation, even if the areas overlap; to use this option, either replace or masked must be specified
  • Entities
    • Tags CustomName and CustomNameVisible now work on all entities.


14 bugs fixed

From released versions before 1.8

  • MC-99 – Skins Sometimes Disappear After Death
  • MC-30192stat.useItem.<Item#> glitching with scoreboard
  • MC-30877 – Crops (Wheat/Carrots/Potatoes) not popping off in light level 0
  • MC-36867/tellraw @a null causes game crash
  • MC-51238 – Tamed Ocelots (cats) Run away from Player
  • MC-51970 – Players sleep outside of bed

From the 1.8 snapshots

  • MC-48376 – Baby chicken hitbox taller than 1/2 block
  • MC-48739 – Killing zombie villager aggravates zombie pigmen
  • MC-50046 – Mobs not responsive after player death
  • MC-50678 – Summoning Items creates substantial frame rate drop
  • MC-50821 – Cats and dogs teleporting into transparent-solid blocks (redstone_block, glowstone, TNT), causing them to suffocate
  • MC-54858 – You suffocate 1/2 heart when pushed sideways by slimeblocks/piston
  • MC-54864 – Spectator Mode as Default Game Mode crashes World List
  • MC-55333 – "selector" Tag Not Usable in "translate" Arguments for /tellraw and /title