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Bedrock Edition



Release date

Xbox One, Windows 10, Android: March 11, 2020

Beta for


Protocol version


Beta is the fifth beta version for Bedrock Edition 1.16.0,[a] released on March 11, 2020,[2] which fixes bugs.


Add-ons and scripting
  • Bee spawn eggs can now be edited in content packs.
  • Fixed an issue that was preventing custom blocks from being used in add-on packs. (MCPE-63121)
  • Fixed an issue with add-ons that could cause the minecraft:timer component to fire prematurely in some conditions.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing particle animation to become inverted.
  • Using the minecraft:pushable component in add-ons will no longer break older content.
  • Fixed an issue that was preventing animation controllers in behavior packs from running on dedicated servers and Realms. (MCPE-59881)
  • Fixed several crashes that could occur during gameplay.
  • Fixed a crash that was sometimes caused by the use of custom blocks.
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when trying to use a custom recipe add-on that also returns items to the player.
  • Fixed a crash that could sometimes occur when loading a saved game when the player is in water or lava after using a potion of Fire Resistance or Water Breathing.
  • Fixed an issue that could sometimes cause the game to crash when exiting game with a menu open.
  • Fixing a crash with enchants being used during melee. (MCPE-63517)
  • Fixed a crash that could sometimes occur when loading level data.
  • Fixed an issue that would cause blocks to reappear after they have been broken. (MCPE-48914)
  • Fixed observer blocks not being powered when being moved. (MCPE-63785)
  • Enchanted weapons now apply their effects correctly again. (MCPE-63124)
  • Changing armor will now update and show the correct armor visually. (MCPE-63135)
  • Shearing a sheep will now update the sheep correctly. (MCPE-63188)
  • Spruce and giant spruce trees no longer generate with missing logs. (MCPE-63658)
  • Leaves no longer prevent saplings from growing into trees. (MCPE-63153)
  • Hoppers will now collect bone meal from composters placed above. (MCPE-63809)
  • Fixed an issue that could cause chunks to be overwritten when converting worlds from Console Editions to Bedrock. (MCPE-58480)
  • Maps will now convert from Editions to Bedrock at the correct scale. (MCPE-58796)
  • Fixed various arm animations in both third-person views. (MCPE-63088)
User interface
  • The command block's UI will now fit correctly inside screens with a 4:3 ratio. (MCPE-41730)


  1. Bedrock Edition 1.15.0 would not be a version of the game and its betas are instead part of 1.16.0[1]