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1.18.31 is a minor update to Bedrock Edition released on April 27, 2022, which moves spectator mode behind experimental toggle, and fixes bugs.[1]



Experiments toggle
  • Added "Spectator Mode" experimental toggle.


These additions and changes are accessible by enabling the "Spectator Mode" experimental toggle.



Spectator mode
  • Moved behind the experimental toggle.


  • Fixed several crashes that could occur during gameplay.
  • Fixed an exploit with improperly gaining XP through Furnaces (MCPE-152227).
  • Teleporting entities into unloaded chunks no longer deletes them.
  • Fixed the screen turning black when reloading RTX worlds (MCPE-152645).
  • Fixed textures of distant blocks appearing grainy, warped, and distorted when playing on Android devices (MCPE-141316).
  • Fixed flowing water and lava textures not appearing correctly on iOS devices.
  • Fixed various framerate hitches, particularly impacting less powerful mobile devices (MCPE-142934).
  • Mobs can no longer spawn on Buttons (MCPE-153897).
  • Fixed an issue where repeatedly saving and reloading specific chunks would result in delayed chunk loading, performance issues, and game instability (MCPE-154110, MCPE-154278).
  • Fixed an issue that prevented worlds from being opened after updating to version 1.18.30.
  • The "Sound of Music" achievement now unlocks when requirements are met.
  • Fixed issues with Marketplace not opening on Nintendo Switch (MCPE-154120).
  • Fixed an infinite loading screen that could occur when making purchases in Marketplace.


  1. "Minecraft - 1.18.31 (Bedrock)" – feedback.minecraft.net, April 27, 2022.