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Minecraft 1.13-pre7
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Java Edition



Release date

July 10, 2018

Pre-release for



Client (.json)

Protocol version


Data version


1.13-pre7[1] is the seventh pre-release for Java Edition 1.13.


Command format[]

  • Added /scoreboard objectives modify <objective> displayname <displayname>



  • Pressing the jump button in flowing water at level=1, level=2 and level=3 will now do normal jumps instead of swimming up.


  • Maps changed slightly in regards to which blocks are shown and which blocks are not.[2]


  • Advancement descriptions now have colors:
    • Normal and goal advancements have green descriptions.
    • Challenge advancements have purple descriptions.
Debug screen
  • Left side:
    • Added "Looking at liquid" row. Displays the targeted fluid's coordinates.
    • "Looking at" row has been renamed "Looking at block" and now targets through liquids.
  • Right side:
    • "Targeted Block" information now targets through fluids.
    • "Targeted Block" now displays information for blocks up to 16 blocks away.
    • Added "Targeted Entity". Displays information for entities up to 4 blocks away (counting from the entity's hitbox).
  • Changed F3 + I[3] to now be ⇧ Shift + F3 + I. It is now clarified that it copies the client-side data of targeted block or entity. It still can be used by anyone.
  • Added F3 + I to copy targeted block or entity server-side data to clipboard. It can only be used by operators.
  • Drip particles are now generated by waterlogged blocks where appropriate.[4]
  • Drip particles now snap to the hitbox of the block they appear on.[5]


68 issues fixed
From released versions before 1.13
  • MC-1390 – Upper slabs with water/lava on top makes midair dripping water/lava.
  • MC-9186 – Water does not leak through leaves and regular stairs but upside down stairs.
  • MC-76356 – Bold unicode characters appear doubled.
  • MC-76920 – Non-solid blocks don't show up on maps if the block below isn't solid.
  • MC-96911 – Iron golem / VillagerGolem killing monster it is riding has broken AI.
  • MC-111755 – Minecraft can crash when failing to connect to a server.
  • MC-115987 – Enderman sounds are entity.endermen.xx.
  • MC-118998 – Cannot open URLs on Linux with X11.
  • MC-132833 – Opening 1.5.2 world on 1.12.2 works perfectly but bed is transparent.
From the 1.13 development versions
  • MC-122596 – Command autocomplete overrides command history navigation.
  • MC-122734 – No particles when bed explodes in the nether.
  • MC-123087 – Fences, glass panes, iron bars, stairs, and melon/pumpkin stems in structures generate with wrong block state.
  • MC-123369 – Trying to recreate world from future version shows no warning and can crash.
  • MC-123769 – Some item tooltips that previously had colors don't have colors anymore.
  • MC-123836 – Double blocks aren't loaded in structures.
  • MC-123850 – Redstone dust doesn't update shape of connecting redstone dust when going up onto transparent blocks.
  • MC-124015 – Red Giant Mushrooms generate with 5 blocks having wrong blockstates, thus showing wrong faces.
  • MC-124126 – The player does not look at the block they are inside of.
  • MC-124915/locate and eye of ender find strongholds in invalid places.
  • MC-125090 – Cartographer doesn't unlock woodland mansion map trades.
  • MC-125462 – Waterlogged blocks does not decrease light level.
  • MC-125872 – Superflat preset "The Void" doesn't generate starting platform anymore.
  • MC-126704 – X-ray vision.
  • MC-126998 – When their block state changes, waterlogged blocks don't remove water they let through.
  • MC-127025 – Waterlogged blocks do not display water drip animation.
  • MC-127093 – Water flowing onto waterlogged blocks spreads outward, rather than stopping.
  • MC-127114 – Water in glass panes and ladders doesn't appear in maps.
  • MC-127115 – Visually fully submerged waterlogged blocks don't appear as water on maps.
  • MC-127224 – Waterlogged blocks that are not full blocks trigger auto-jump even if it is disabled.
  • MC-127303 – There are no water sources near the south ceiling of flooded caves and trenches.
  • MC-128257 – Bugged swimming animation while the head is not underwater.
  • MC-128478 – Distance swum statistic uses old "swimming" (bobbing on top of water) instead of the new swimming.
  • MC-129388 – Player suffocating when touching a solid block while swimming.
  • MC-129772 – Shortest flow path of water attempts to go through blocks that can be waterlogged.
  • MC-129773 – Pushing against a waterlogged block while in a waterlogged block causes the player to climb.
  • MC-129892 – Selector wildcard doesn't work in scoreboard operations.
  • MC-130072 – Pufferfish don't play the entity.puffer_fish.sting sound when damaging mobs.
  • MC-130324 – Mansion couldn't generate completely.
  • MC-130602 – Water blocks visible through the 'Targeted Block' section in F3.
  • MC-131352 – Item rarity color overrides first text component's color in the held tooltip (item switching).
  • MC-131382 – Scoreboard objective name can't be updated.
  • MC-131945 – Looking at blocks through water show XYZ of water block in line of sight.
  • MC-132107 – Path blocks are not updating when a block is above them.
  • MC-132248 – Server crash on launch using Java 9 or newer.
  • MC-132269 – Blocks invisible on map.
  • MC-132342 – Kelp stalk under a block on map causes tile to display water texture instead of block texture.
  • MC-132362 – decoration tag in superflat world doesn't work at all.
  • MC-132375 – Upgrading 1.12.2 world to 1.13-pre5 crashes the game.
  • MC-132483 – Crawling into sufficiently tight holes can cause the character to suffocate.
From the previous development version
  • MC-132631 – Cannot write in the box in the Superflat presets option.
  • MC-132632 – Can not climb 1 block height if player is in water 5 or more blocks from water source.
  • MC-132644 – Short/narrow characters have inconsistent slant.
  • MC-132651 – New font: Leviated characters ů ť ď Ů, darker upper pixel, too thin í.
  • MC-132654F3 + I is missing large amounts of data.
  • MC-132665 – Various crashes when language set to a CJK language.
  • MC-132706 – Sticky pistons pull blocks that pop off.
  • MC-132707 – HD SGA font doesn't work anymore.
  • MC-132708 – Remaining ascii.png in a resource pack causes all in-game font to display gibberish.
  • MC-132751 – Two chests spawned inside each other.
  • MC-132817 – Issue loading 1.13 pre-5 world in pre-6.
  • MC-132842 – 1 blocks wide structure aren't displayed on a maps.
  • MC-132974 – Converting 1.12 world to 1.13 spams Chunk file at x,y is missing level data, skipping.
  • MC-132977 – Esc key results in an older world being converted to a newer version during 'Play' menu sequence.
  • MC-133063 – When trying to connect to an unreachable server Minecraft crashes instead of showing error message.
  • MC-133093 – Water flow search mechanics doesn't count waterlogged blocks as closest flow destinations.
  • MC-133136 – Crash when launching the game with LWJGL allocation debugging enabled.
  • MC-133139 – The image write callback is never freed, leaking small amounts of memory for each screenshot.
  • MC-133140 – The GL debug message callbacks are never freed, causing memory leak warnings.


Video made by slicedlime:


  1. "Minecraft 1.13 pre-release 7" – Minecraft.net, July 10, 2018
  2. https://www.reddit.com/r/Minecraft/comments/8xo1ex/minecraft_113_map_rendering_changes/
  3. F3+I was used to copy targeted block or entity data to clipboard.
  4. MC-127025
  5. MC-1390