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beta 1.18.0.24
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Edition

Bedrock Edition

Type

Beta

Release date

Xbox One, Windows 10, Android: October 27, 2021

Beta for

1.18.0

Protocol version

475

Beta 1.18.0.24 is the fifth beta version for Bedrock Edition 1.18.0, released on October 27, 2021, which added a warning message when opening up an old world, and fixes bugs.[1]

Changes[]

Mobs[]

Magma Cubes
  • Now attacks iron golems.
Slimes
  • No longer attack snow golems.

World Generation[]

Biomes
  • Changed some biome IDs name:
Old name New name
lofty_peaks jagged_peaks
mountain_grove grove
mountain_meadow meadow
snow_capped_peaks frozen_peaks
Mineshafts
  • Wood pillars are now made of logs instead of wood.
Seeds
  • Have been reshuffled again. Worlds will not look like as they did in previous betas.[2][3]

General[]

World Selection
  • Added a warning when opening up and updating an old world, with a backup world option.
    • When enabled, it creates a new copy of the world.

Fixes[]

Blocks
  • Players can once again continuously place water, lava, and Powder Snow by holding down the 'Place' button (MCPE-139671).
  • Light blocks no longer support blocks that need support, e.g. Beds and Paintings (MCPE-144311).
Mineshaft
  • Mineshaft pillars should no longer generate in lava (MCPE-135221).
  • Mineshafts will not generate Dirt floors anymore (MCPE-141583).
  • Mineshafts now use Log Blocks for creating support pillars (MCPE-125133).
Gameplay
  • Fixed a problem that caused certain worlds to increase in size, causing high RAM usage (MCPE-143156).
  • Fixed shallow water turning brighter when aimed while holding a Small Drip Leaf (MCPE-123373).
  • Tall flowers will now drop only one item when broken by water placed in the upper half of the flower (MCPE-142799).
  • Fixed an issue where terrain could be seen through.
  • Education Features: NPCs no longer have idle sounds (MCPE-141856).
  • Chorus Fruit now works correctly at negative Y coordinates (MCPE-135951).
Items
  • Adjusted the smoothness of movement for Primed TNT, Lingering Potions, Splash Potions, and Bottle o' Enchanting when far from players (MCPE-101102).
  • Multiple Education Edition items no longer show the "craftingScreen.tab.none" tooltip (MCPE-102444).
  • All ground vegetation can now be placed on Mycelium (MCPE-125928).
Mobs
  • Increased the chances of Axolotl naturally spawning in Lush Caves.
  • Fish now attempt to avoid Axolotls.
  • Magma Cubes are now correctly aggressive towards Iron Golems and Slimes are no longer aggressive towards Snow Golems (MCPE-51162).
  • Phantoms should now be able to free themselves after getting stuck when trying to pathfind into mountains (MCPE-119773).
World Generation
  • Ore generation has now been tweaked to be in parity with Java Edition.
  • Gravel can now correctly replace Deepslate during world generation (MCPE-144080).
  • Gold Ore in Badlands biomes are no longer generating in too large of quantities.
  • Lava sources are no longer generated in Frozen Ocean biomes (MCPE-144733).
  • Deepslate Copper Ore variant is now correctly generating in the world.
  • Updated naming for new Caves & Cliffs mountain biomes to better match between Bedrock and Java Edition.
User Interface
  • Fixes the rendering of the icons in text, making the colors not distorted.
Technical
  • Fixed mobs default summonability when not specified in JSON.
  • Improved performance in 'RangedAttackGoal' for mobs that do not move.

References[]

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