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Beta 1.0
Release date

December 20, 2010



Beta 1.0 was the first version with a working server-side inventory. It also included other changes and fixes.


  • Added capes for Mojang employees.
  • Added the deadmau5 skin (only in use on deadmau5's server)
  • Working server-side inventory.
  • Tooltips in inventory - When you mouse over an item, its name appears.
  • New constant splash text on the main menu: "Finally Beta!"


  • Made SMP servers save chunks way less often in most cases. Chunks don’t resave if they got saved in the last 30 seconds.
  • Moving too far away from a chest, or having it blow up, closes the inventory screen.
  • You can now throw eggs.
    • Throwing an egg has a chance of spawning a chicken.
  • You can't store things in the inventory crafting fields anymore.
  • Introduced leaf decay again. It acts differently from before.
  • Player's goatee is removed


3 bugs fixed

  • Many issues fixed as a result of a working server-side inventory
  • Fixed /kill.
  • Tools thrown on the ground don't repair themselves anymore.