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Minecraft 13w24b
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Java Edition



Release date

June 14, 2013[1]

Snapshot for



Client (.json)
Server (.exe)

Protocol version


13w24b is the fourteenth snapshot for Java Edition 1.6.1, which was released to fix some of the bugs and crashes in the 13w24a snapshot.



Status effects
  • Added Absorption effect.
    • Replaces Health Boost effect in golden apples.
    • Also added to effects of enchanted golden apples.



  • Can now be placed on top of any block.
  • This is part of the fix for being unable to place carpet on iron bars.


25 issues fixed
From released versions before 1.6.1
  • MC-552 – Command block choosing wrong people / Selecting players cross-dimensional.
  • MC-9917 – In multiplayer screen holding shift and pressing "down" without selecting any server crashes the game.
  • MC-13276 – Zombies with increased health don't deal damage.
  • MC-16530 – When under resistance effects above 5, /kill command does not work.
  • MC-17037 – No error report when minecraft crashes.
  • MC-17701 – Fire Animation Jumps and skips frames.
  • MC-18088 – Sticky and unregistering keys during normal Minecraft play only, AMD processor driver conflict?
From the 1.6.1 development versions
  • MC-16183 – Using the autocomplete function in chat (tab) disconnects clients in multiplayer.
  • MC-16639 – Game tick speed issue.
  • MC-17295 – Scoreboard objectives disappears when logging out.
  • MC-17444 – Health scoreboard doesn't display hearts from health boost.
  • MC-17454 – Take damage when removing health boost effect.
  • MC-17558 – 17608
  • MC-17656 – No server connection bars in Multiplayer menu or ingame.
  • MC-17660 – Ressources packs still named Texture packs in options.
  • MC-17663 – "Health Boost" Potion Effect shows "potion.healthBoost".
  • MC-17666 – Minecarts do not have the correct texture pack.
  • MC-17700 – Firecharge texture is green.
  • MC-17731 – GUI broken when Boss health bar is visible.
  • MC-17747 – Carpet can be placed ontop of glass panes but not ontop of iron bars.
  • MC-17753 – Texts for "credits" and "end" not showing up properly in default or with a resource pack on.
  • MC-17757 – Resource pack's/mcmeta's "frametime" is ignored when "time": 1.
  • MC-17784 – DoDaylightCycle bed bug.
  • MC-17803 – Biome colormaps are not updating on texture pack change.
  • MC-17827 – Ghasts shoot with end portal frames.