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Minecraft 1.18 Pre-release 8
1.18-pre6.jpg
Java Edition 1.18 Pre-release 8.png
Edition

Java Edition

Type

Pre-release

Release date

November 24, 2021

Pre-release for

1.18

Downloads

Client (.json)
Server

Obfuscation maps

Client
Server

Protocol version

 dec: 1073741880
 hex: 40000038

Data version

2855

1.18 Pre-release 8 (known as 1.18-pre8 in the launcher) is the eighth and final pre-release for Java Edition 1.18, released on November 24, 2021,[1] which fixes crashes and bugs.

Changes[]

Mobs[]

Ravagers

Fixes[]

7 issues fixed
From released versions before 1.18
  • MC-227537 – Crash: java.lang.NullPointerException: Cannot invoke "it.unimi.dsi.fastutil.objects.ObjectSet.remove(Object)" because "$$4" is null.
  • MC-230866 – Eating whilst traveling through a Nether portal prints error in game log.
From the 1.18 development versions
  • MC-236783 – Parity Issue: Ravagers still attack baby villagers in Java Edition.
  • MC-241991 – Game freezes without crash logs when upgrading from 1.12.2 to 1.18 pre-5.
  • MC-242375 – Cats no longer scare phantoms away.
From the previous development version
  • MC-242646 – Falling in the void and trying to respawn crashes the game.
  • MC-242647 – Crash for blocks finding block states // Missing Palette entry for index 6.

Video[]

Video made by slicedlime:

Trivia[]

  • This update was released exactly 10 years after 11w47a, the first snapshot using the current naming format.

References[]

  1. "Minecraft 1.18 Pre-Release 8" – Minecraft.net, November 24, 2021
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