This article is about the official release of Minecraft for the PC. For the first official release of Minecraft: Pocket Edition, see Pocket Edition 1.0.
Minecraft 1.0 is the official release of Minecraft for the PC. It was released during MineCon on the 18th November 2011 by Notch at the keynote address ceremony at 9:54:50 p.m. GMT. Jeb confirmed the version number 1.0 in a tweet while also stating that the game would be officially out of Beta. 1.0.0 includes bug fixes from the Beta 1.9 Pre-releases as well as new sounds and other minor changes. This is the version of Minecraft that is charged at full price (€19.95, £16.95, or $26.95) to new players, but Alpha and Beta players receive this copy through regular updating. After the release, Notch said in an interview that he was nervous about releasing a full game that would be rated and reviewed. Upon release, the game was well received and was given high ratings by many gaming websites and fan reviews.
New sound effects, including: chest sound, door/gate sound, bow sound, enderman sound, silverfish sound, explosion sound, egg sound, eating sound, sound when XP orbs are collected, sound of bones cracking after fall damage is taken, sound of a broken tool.