November 13, 2011
|Release candidate for|
- The lighting of blocks in inventory screens has been adjusted.
- 1 bug fixed
- Fixed a bug that caused all tools to break quickly after loading a world that was saved in RC1.
- This was the last release candidate for a version until 1.16 Release Candidate 1 in June 2020, a period of 8 years, 7 months and 5 days (3140 days).
- 1.17 marks the second version of Minecraft to release two release candidates since 1.0.0.
- As with RC1, RC2 was released on the latest calendar date out of all release candidates, on November 13.