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Bedrock Edition



Release date

Xbox One, Windows 10, Android: June 9, 2021

Beta for


Protocol version


Beta is the third beta version for Bedrock Edition 1.17.10, released on June 9, 2021,[1] which added candles, and fixes bugs.



  • Crafted with honeycomb and string.
  • Comes with 16 dyed types and a yellowish non-dyed type.
  • Can be lit by any item that produces fire.
  • Up to 4 can be placed in a single block, similar to sea pickles, for a maximum light level of 12.
    • Only candles of the same color can be placed on the same block.
  • Only one can be placed on an uneaten cake and lit.
    • If any of the cake is consumed, the candle pops off.

Command format[]

  • Used to create multi-page dialogues with branching narrative for NPCs via dialogue JSON files.



  • Now only spawn in total darkness.


GameTest Framework
  • Renamed World.event.weatherChanged to World.event.changeWeather
  • Added event World.event.addEffect
    • Fires when an effect is applied to an entity.
  • Added event World.event.createEntity
    • Fires when an entity is added to the world.
  • Removed function World.addEventListener
  • Changed function getDuration() to property duration
  • Changed function getAmplifier() to property amplifier
  • Added property displayName
    • Gets the display name of the effect


  • Falling Anvils and Stalactites now deal damage to mobs when landing in liquid
  • Fixed a bug where players going through Cobwebs would take fall damage before hitting the ground (MCPE-121550)
  • Descending through Powder Snow with touch controls now uses the same button as descending through Scaffolding
  • Vanilla Parity: Empty Buckets can no longer be used to collect Fish
  • Axolotls now only spawn in complete darkness
  • Iron Golems and Evokers are no longer sometimes aggressive on Peaceful difficulty (MCPE-47012)
  • Glow Squid now darkens to match the surrounding light level when hurt (MCPE-121754)
  • When Goats are performing a ram attack, mobs will no longer retaliate against the Goats (MCPE-129619)
  • Fixed a warning that could appear in splitscreen when encountering Guardians
Character Creator
  • Featured item thumbnails now remain within the featured items window
  • The "Choose New Skin" button now shows up even when there is no imported custom skin (MCPE-128971)
  • The "Choose New Skin" button no longer disappears after selecting the slim custom option
  • Fixed an issue that was causing the player's head to not animate properly with emotes (MCPE-126902)
  • Fixed experimental 'query.target' to work on client-side queries
  • Players will now be given a content error when custom recipes are invalid
  • Renamed minecraft:scaffolding_climber to minecraft:block_climber, it now processes climbing both Scaffolding and Powder Snow


  1. "Minecraft Beta - (Xbox One/Windows 10/Android)" – feedback.minecraft.net, June 9, 2021.