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For a guide about all content in this release and the other releases of Buzzy Bees, see Bedrock Edition guides/Buzzy Bees.

1.14.0, the first release of Buzzy Bees, is a major update to Bedrock Edition released on December 10–11, 2019, alongside Java Edition 1.15.[1] It adds bees and bee-related items, such as honey blocks and beehives. It also marks the arrival of Bedrock Edition on PlayStation 4, discontinuing the PlayStation 4 Edition[2] and resultantly Legacy Console Edition as a whole.



  • Crafted with 6 planks and 3 honeycombs.
  • Function the same as bee nests, but does not need a Silk Touch enchanted tool to be dropped.
Bee nests
  • Spawn naturally in flower forests, plains, and sunflower plains biomes.
  • Can house up to 3 bees.
  • Fill up with honey.
    • Have a max honey level of 5.
  • Can be obtained by using a Silk Touch enchanted tool.
Honeycomb blocks
  • Crafted with 4 honeycombs.
  • Are purely decorative.
Honey blocks
  • Crafted with 4 honey bottles.
  • Drastically reduce movement speed and jump height.
  • Can be climbed down, and will drag anything on them when moved by a piston.
  • Do not stick to slime blocks.
  • Reduce fall damage by 80%.


Honey bottles
  • Can be drunk by using it, restoring 6 (🍗🍗🍗) hunger points.
    • Drinking one will also remove the poison effect.
  • Can be used to craft sugar and honey blocks.
  • Obtained by using a bottle on full bee hives/nests.
  • Obtained by using shears on full bee hives/nests.
  • Can be used to craft bee hives and honeycomb blocks.
Spawn eggs
  • Added bee spawn egg.


  • Have 10♥♥♥♥♥ health.
  • Live in groups near hives and nests.
    • If a bee does not have a home nest, it will wander around until it finds one.
  • Can be bred using any flower.
  • Adult and baby bees will pollinate flowers, then go back to nests and hives and make honey.
  • Bees can make plants grow faster if they pass above it after pollinating flowers.
  • Attack in a swarm if provoked, have a baby or if honey is taken from nests/hives without using a campfire.
    • When they attack, they give Poison to the target and die 50-60 seconds after attacking.
  • Are affected by Bane of Arthropods.


  • Added 3 new achievements:
    • Bee our guest - Use a campfire to collect honey from a Beehive using a bottle without aggravating the bees (15G)
    • Total Beelocation - Move a Bee Nest with 3 bees inside using Silk Touch (30G)
    • Sticky Situation - Slide down a honey block to slow your fall (30G)

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Game rules


  • Added support for Bedrock on PlayStation 4 Edition.



Slime blocks


Spawn eggs
  • Are now sorted alphabetically in the Creative inventory.


  • Players can no longer start swimming in 1-block deep water.


  • Improved performance.
Loading tips
  • Added new loading screen tips and trivia.
Menu screen
  • Changed the title screen background to reflect bees and items related to them.
Map-making and add-ons
  • Item tags can now be hidden in the UI using the /gamerule showtags command.


  • Fixed several crashes that could occur during gameplay.
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when signing into Xbox Live on Android.
  • Fixed an issue with kelp growth causing lag in specific chunks. (MCPE-50175)
  • Fixed a render distance issue that could cause an old style (limited) world to not load correctly if a player logged out in a specific corner of that world.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing scripting error messages to show on the Alien Worlds Marketplace world.
  • Fixed a bug that was sometimes causing chests to become invisible. (MCPE-52790)
  • Fixed an issue that could sometimes cause touch screen controls to become inverted. (MCPE-50256)
  • Improved the accuracy of pathfinding for flying mobs.
  • Baby pigmen now hold their swords in their hands, rather than around their necks. (MCPE-53454)
  • Fixed an issue that was causing sugar cane to break when a nearby water source became waterlogged. (MCPE-52314)
  • Arrows and tridents no longer fall through the ground after being deflected by a shield. (MCPE-44721)
  • Dragon heads now appear at the correct height. (MCPE-53129)
  • Buckets can once again be used to milk cows. (MCPE-54623)
  • Milk buckets can again be used to craft cakes. (MCPE-52774)
  • Fixed acacia leaves sometimes becoming stuck in the inventory hotbar.
  • Placing armor on an armor stand in Creative mode no longer equips it on the player as well.
Character creator
  • Various fixes to the character creator.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing worn items to transfer between character creator models unexpectedly.
  • Adding or removing the founder's cape now updates the skin in-game without needing to restart.
  • Platform restricted skins can now be previewed in the character creator.
  • Fixed capes not rendering in some skin packs. (MCPE-54181)
  • Fixed another issue that was causing player skins to revert to a default Alex or Steve after relaunching the game.
  • Skins that don't roam to Minecraft Earth no longer display "Usable Everywhere" in the character creator.
  • Equipping a new custom skin now updates the player model without needing to restart the game.
  • Optimized the size of character creator skins to improve performance when playing in multiplayer.
  • Fixed the held item bobbing animation when moving in first person view. (MCPE-51212)
  • The block breaking animation now shows again if a block is below water when the player is above.
  • The player's hand no longer disappears when gliding with elytra. (MCPE-53092)
  • Water now renders correctly when kelp is placed next to a glass block.
User interface
  • Fixed a navigation issue that could cause an incorrect focus change when choosing an option from the pause menu.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause menu flickering when navigating through the character creator.
  • The "See Pack in Store" button in the character creator can now be highlighted and selected when using a controller.
  • Fixed some misspelled splash text.
Add-ons and script engine
  • Custom entities once again show their health bar correctly while being ridden.
  • Fixed an issue with particle billboarding that was causing them to appear flipped in the wrong direction.
  • Fixed an issue with pivot points for custom geometry cube models.
  • Fixed a bug that was causing tamed entity damage to be counted as coming from mounted players.

See also[]


  1. "Minecraft - Buzzy Bees - 1.14.0 (Bedrock)" , December 10, 2019.
  2. "Bedrock is coming to PS4" – Minecraft.net, December 9, 2019