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Java Edition



Release date

August 20, 2014

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14w34d is the fifty-second and final snapshot for Java Edition 1.8, and was released to fix some bugs and crashes from 14w34a, 14w34b, and 14w34c.[1] It was announced that it would likely be the last snapshot before the Java Edition 1.8 pre-release,[2] and was also the final snapshot of 2014.


39 issues fixed
From released versions before 1.8
  • MC-2292 – OS X: Ctrl modifier key instead of ⌘ Cmd.
  • MC-2713 – Occasionally players can't hit entities with anything.
  • MC-3716 – Ender pearls and beds bug.
  • MC-4329 – Parts of enchanted leather armor, when held, don't shimmer.
  • MC-4934 – Squids make footstep sounds.
  • MC-5215 – Mob spawner "MaximumNearbyEntity" tag only has maximum range of 4 above and 4 below.
  • MC-9164 – Chickens can be bred with nether wart, melon seeds, and pumpkin seeds.
  • MC-19996 – Statistics menu item names.
  • MC-29711 – Sprinting while flying.
  • MC-36329 – Rendering glitch when looking at river through stained glass.
  • MC-48270 – Slimes appear for 1/2 a second in Peaceful.
  • MC-54799 – Bad rendering: Spiders/cave spiders name above them.
  • MC-55045 – Race condition in Linux fullscreen toggle.
  • MC-55172 – Mobs do not spawn at the heights 16, 32, 48, 64, 80... (multiples of 16).
From the 1.8 development versions
  • MC-44554 – Mushrooms spawning in deserts.
  • MC-44655/spawnpoint bug.
  • MC-44799 – Slimes cannot jump on slime blocks
  • MC-44808 – Superflat slime block world is causing "Already Tesselating!" crash/major lag when using a big amount of slime blocks.
  • MC-44907 – Beacon interface grayed out.
  • MC-44957 – Teleporting just spawned items doesn't visually teleports them.
  • MC-45855 – Minecraft crashes with this command.
  • MC-47591 – Held items are black hile riding a minecart/boat.
  • MC-47768 – Specifying distance for village generation in superflat preset fails to make the world.
  • MC-48030 – Changing resource packs doesn't reload custom block models.
  • MC-48613 – Comparator still gives off success signal when "The entity UUID provided is in an invalid format".
  • MC-48892/tp rotation not working on mobs.
  • MC-54827 – Internal error occurs when summoning falling sand riding an item frame.
  • MC-59928 – Torches placed by world gen are unattached (villages, stronghold, mineshaft, end exit portal).
  • MC-60036 – Killer rabbits are hostile to people in Creative mode.
  • MC-61506 – Rabbits notice/follow spectating players.
  • MC-61601 – Bone meal used up when applying to fully grown crops.
  • MC-62165 – Chunks near spawn don't render with VBOs activated.
  • MC-62359/enchant bug.
  • MC-63621 – Dispensers consume bonemeal even if there is no crop to grow in front.
  • MC-64567 – Crash when spawning many silverfishes.
  • MC-64697 – Continual Ticking Entity Crash. Hostile MOB, Passive & NULL Entities.
  • MC-68154 – Sound delay when placing blocks.
  • MC-68232 – Some items are missing pixels in 3D models.
From the previous development version
  • MC-68358 – Game doesn't open when player shows desktop.


  • 14w34d was previously removed from the launcher for some time, but was added back in September 2018.