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Minecraft Launcher

Release date

February 16, 2021

Development versions

2.2.1862 (Windows), 2.2.1864 (macOS), or 2.2.1867 (Linux), was an update to the launcher released on February 16, 2021.


  • Added transitions between all pages in the Launcher. To prevent motion sickness you can enable (and disable) transitions under settings. Transitions come disabled by default.
  • The filter for historical versions has moved in under settings.
  • Patch notes content is now locally cached, in case you lose internet connection and want to read it again


  • In the changes section, it contained the text "¿dn ǝpᴉs-ʇɥƃᴉɹ uʍoɥs uǝɥʇ sᴉɥʇ sᴉ 'uʍop ǝpᴉsdn oʇ ǝƃɐnƃuɐl ǝƃuɐɥɔ noʎ ɟI" as an Easter Egg, which says "If you change language to upside down, is this then shown right-side up?".


  • Login toast message now respects account migration dates.
  • MCL-16797 - Sculk sensor changes in 21w05a patch notes are not properly formatted.
  • MCL-15385 - Immediate crash on run Debian.