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Minecraft 1.16.2 Release Candidate 2
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Edition

Java Edition

Type

Release Candidate

Release date

August 10, 2020

Release Candidate for

1.16.2

Downloads

Client (.json)
Server

Obfuscation maps

Client
Server

Protocol version

750

Data version

2577

1.16.2 Release Candidate 2 (known as 1.16.2-rc2 in the launcher) is the second release candidate for Java Edition 1.16.2, released on August 10, 2020,[1] which fixes bugs.

Fixes

4 issues fixed
From the 1.16.2 development versions
  • MC-197348 – Piston heads occasionally appear twice in certain piston setups.
From the previous development version
  • MC-197354 – Block event lag in 1.16.2-rc1 is still higher than in 1.15.2.
  • MC-197362 – Cannot load 2 or more resource packs if the second one is incompatible.
  • MC-197512 – Incompatible resource packs don't display their name and description anymore.

Trivia

  • This is the second time a second Release Candidate was released for a full version, with the first being RC2 for version 1.0.0.

References

  1. "Minecraft 1.16.2 Release Candidate 2" – Minecraft.net, August 10, 2020