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PlayStation Vita Edition

Release date

August 29, 2017



Other instances
of 1.56

1.56 was a version of PlayStation Vita Edition released on August 29, 2017.[1] [edit]


  • Added Glide Myths Track Pack; Drift through the clouds of Icarus, dive into conflict in Excalibur and ride with the Kelpies in Celts.
  • Added "Strangers - Biome Settlers 3" Skin Pack.


  • Endermen and endermites are now always hostile to each other.
  • Polar bears no longer attack the player when in peaceful mode.
  • Wither skeletons no longer fear daylight and will attack anything that lives.
  • Zombie horses and skeleton horses can now be tamed and leashed.
  • Skeletons no longer attack iron golems.
  • Strays now flee from wolves.
  • Wolves no longer become hostile against mobs that they cannot directly see.
  • Crafting any kind of boat now requires a wooden shovel.
  • String can now be crafted from Web.
  • Purpur stairs and slabs can now be crafted from both purpur blocks and pillars.
  • Stone slabs, redstone repeaters, and redstone comparators can now be crafted from stone, granite, andesite, diorite and their polished variants.
  • Observers now register changes to item frames, doors, and flower pots.
  • Observers no longer output extra signals for fire block state changes or multiple signals when lava or water is place in front of them.
  • Pistons can now push daylight sensors.
  • Potion durations have changed.


41 issues fixed
  • MCCE-2000 – Zombies get stuck in water
  • MCCE-2162 – Items disappearing in inventory; possible autosave issue
  • MCCE-2483 – Creating new world with specific seed locks up console
  • MCCE-2600 – Enchantment shimmer is 1×1 pixel offseted
  • MCCE-2667 – Zombie village bug
  • MCCE-2838 – Name tags in Tutorial world
  • MCCE-2868 – Levitation effect all in caps
  • MCCE-2872 – Mobs despawning when going through nether portals
  • MCCE-3781 – Potion effect runs out while paused
  • MCCE-3876 – Ender pearl cooldown missing
  • MCCE-3964 – Renamed items in the item frames
  • MCCE-4023 – Losing air bubbles while paused
  • MCCE-4370 – Regenerating carrot stick when opening interface of something
  • MCCE-4430 – Fishing rods
  • MCCE-4595 – Horse rotation and player rotation while on horse not in sync
  • MCCE-4776 – Half-blocks will not kill the player on Glide
  • MCCE-4826 – Game crashing
  • MCCE-5069 – Cannot rename stacks of items.
  • MCCE-5104 – Slime blocks are broken
  • MCCE-5108 – Evocation fangs bug
  • MCCE-5119 – No new trophies on Xbox One
  • MCCE-5190 – Elytra "Wind" sound effect continues to play when game is paused while flying
  • MCCE-5229 – Observers give out random power signals when observing water or lava
  • MCCE-5259 – Pistons facing sideways do not update each other
  • MCCE-5265 – Pistons not retracting
  • MCCE-5326 – Issue with '<' and '>' symbols on named items
  • MCCE-5395 – Minecart sounds activates for no reason
  • MCCE-5413 – "Music to my Ears" achievement not unlocking.
  • MCCE-5468 – Dyed beds are just called "Bed" in PS Vita
  • MCCE-5500 – Pistons are broken
  • MCCE-5512 – When "feeding" Llamas for purposes of causing them to enter Love Mode, the view changes as though attempting to ride them.
  • MCCE-5523 – Pick block in Creative not working
  • MCCE-5539 – Unable to earn "Free Diver" achievement
  • MCCE-5549 – Hotbar is not centered in splitscreen Battle
  • MCCE-5571 – Baby cats sitting, teleport to player when grown
  • MCCE-5682 – The bud of the piston has been corrected half vertically but not at all horizontal.
  • MCCE-5864 – Cannot access paid-for texture and skin packs on PS3.
  • MCCE-5882 – Glide map not loading
  • Fixed slow moving mobs in water.
  • Fix for Farmer Villagers not planting seeds often enough.
  • Fixed area in the Mini Game Lobby that caused players to become invulnerable in the Mini Game if they were in this location when the round started.

See also[]


  1. "Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition Patch change logs" – Minecraft Forum, August 29, 2017.