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Bedrock Edition



Release date

August 22, 2017

Beta for


Protocol version


Beta (also known as 1.2 build 7) is the seventh build released for 1.2.0 that fixed bugs.[1]


  • Changed the sound effects for Creeper explosions


  • Jungle leaves are now transparent on higher-end devices when Fancy Leaves are enabled
  • The selected item recipe will no longer change when ingredients run out to avoid unintentional item crafting
  • Several improvements to finding items in the Recipe Book while in Creative mode
  • Made improvements to manual crafting when using a touch screen
  • The proper amount of wool that is craftable in the Recipe Book will now be shown
  • Crafting and selecting items when using a controller will now occur on button press, not release
  • Creative mode now has a 2x2 crafting grid in the inventory
  • When an item is selected, tapping anywhere that the item cannot be placed will now deselect it
  • Search results in the Recipe Book will now show all relevant items, not just craftable items
  • Controller bumper buttons can now be used when navigating the How to Play menu
  • Fixed corrupted icons in the How to Play menu when using various languages
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when switching resource packs
  • The recipe for Empty Locator Maps will now recognize Empty Maps as an ingredient
  • The recipe for Empty Locator Maps will now appear for the 2x2 crafting grid
  • Fixed overlapping text on the 3D Export screen
  • Mob attack damage will now be adjusted based on difficulty
  • Glowstone will now prevent monsters from spawning from a monster spawner
  • Trees grown with bone meal will no longer fill the trunk with leaves
  • Fixed the hit box for stairs
  • Fixed corrupted End portal textures
  • Blocks affected by gravity will no longer push mobs or players into the ground
  • Fixed the paper doll on the pause menu being scaled incorrectly
  • Iron pickaxes will now mine at the proper speed
  • The Cancel button no longer overlaps the progress bar when downloading from the store
  • Replaced the icon for the left analog stick to better distinguish from the right analog stick
  • Boats will now move faster on ice
  • Original Music Pack will now be imported properly after downloading and no longer cause the game to crash
  • Guardian and Elder Guardian laser attacks can now penetrate armor to damage players
  • The sneak button on controllers can now be used to get out of boats, plus added a tooltip on-screen for how to dismount
  • Squid will now spawn properly in oceans
  • Creepers start hissing a bit earlier now
  • Slightly decreased Creeper explosion damage
  • Nether portal blocks are now breakable in Creative mode when the default game mode was Survival