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Java Edition

Release date

May 19, 2009


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0.0.12a_02[1] was a version of Classic released on May 19, 2009, at 23:20 UTC.[2][3][note 1]


  • Improved performance.


  1. While some sources imply that this version was released on May 20, it was actually released at 23:20 UTC on May 19 (which is 01:20 on May 20, Sweden time).


  1. "0.0.12a_02 runs smoother than ever." – The Word of Notch, May 20, 2009.
  2. "lwjgl IRC logs" (archived) – Echelog.com, May 20, 2009, UTC+2. "[01:19:56] <Notch_> 0.0.12a_02 is up with some performance fixes."
  3. "TigIRC logs" (archived) – Archive.org, May 19, 2009, UTC–4. "(19:22:46) notch: Notch_> 0.0.12a_02 is up with some performance fixes."