Minecraft Wiki
v0.12.1 alpha build 11


Release date

August 21, 2015

Build for

v0.12.1 alpha

v0.12.1 alpha build 11 is the eleventh build released for v0.12.1.


  • Blocks can now be placed underneath the player while sneaking
  • End portal frames now rotate based on the direction they were placed
  • Shovel now mines soul sand, and grass path blocks faster
  • Silk Touch book is now in creative inventory
  • Zombie pigmen now have a chance to spawn with enchanted swords
  • D-pad for flying remains after going to the main menu
  • Fixed hunger depleting while in Creative mode
  • Power enchantment is now as strong as in the Java Edition
  • Tamed wolves now attack target when it was hit with a bow
  • Enchanting table is now craftable in the crafting table
  • Silk Touch now works on ice and packed ice


7 issues fixed
From the released versions before 0.12.1
  • MCPE-7949 – End Portal Frames can only be Rotated one way in Creative
  • MCPE-8170 – Sounds are played twice
From 0.12.1 development versions
  • MCPE-9857 – Sprinting disables speed potions effect.
  • MCPE-9906 – Cannot get Ice and Packed Ice with Silk Touch
  • MCPE-9961 – Hunger bug when switching from Creative to Survival
From the previous development version
  • MCPE-10034 – Silk Touch doesn't Work for Ice
  • MCPE-10225 – Fly up/down arrows are missing after reopening a world
  • Fixed redstone appearing in furnace screen
  • Snowflakes no longer flicker
  • Mushroom blocks are now obtained correctly
  • Taking off a respiration helmet underwater now works correctly
  • Sounds should no longer echo
  • Fixed trapdoor z-fighting on glowstone
  • Fixed crash on drinking two opposite potions
  • Fixed diamond spawn positions
  • Fixed duplication bug when renaming items
  • Fixed chickens not syncing properly
  • Cactus hurts in multiplayer now
  • Fire now hurts when standing still
  • Creeper hissing is now synched over the network
  • Vines now catch on fire
  • Fixed wolf puppies being born with a collar
  • Ghast is no longer lit incorrectly when spawned with an egg
  • You can now place skulls on ice
  • Torches can now be placed on the side of mob spawners