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v0.11.0 alpha build 1
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Pocket Edition



Release date

April 9, 2015

Build for

v0.11.0 alpha

Protocol version


v0.11.0 alpha build 1 is the first build version released for v0.11.0, and the first build version released in 2015.



  • Skins.
  • Death messages.
  • Localization.
  • Text formatting codes.
  • Show server status and message of the day on server entries screen.




  • Boats
    • Version exclusive: Emits smoke when destroyed.
    • Version exclusive: Crafting recipe is 5 wood planks and a wooden shovel.
      • Larger in size.
      • Color is dependent on the planks used.
      • Sprite color is always the same; it doesn't change based on actual boat color.
      • When in a boat, two buttons for steering appear. The right button steers to the left, the left button steers to the right. Pressing both buttons moves the boat forward.
      • Are more resistant to damage - when colliding with another block, the boat will not break.
      • Can support two riders, including passive and hostile mobs.
        • Passive and hostile mobs can ride in a boat without the player.
  • Fishing Rod.
  • Rotten Flesh.
  • Fish


  • Squid
    • Version exclusive: Baby squid
    • Version exclusive: Produces a black cloud of "ink" when attacked.
    • Version exclusive: Spawn only in ocean biomes.
  • Spider Jockey
  • Cave Spider
    • Version exclusive: Cave spider jockeys.
  • Bat
  • Baby Zombie
    • Baby zombies have a 5% chance of spawning as a chicken jockey. (In turn, zombies have a 0.2 percent chance of being a chicken jockey)
  • Magma Cube
  • Ghast
    • Only available through spawn eggs.
      • Spawn egg can only be received through inventory editing.



  • Options
    • Added a 'hide' button to the chat screen
  • Performance
    • Improved multiplayer bandwidth usage
    • Improved client/server communication
    • Improved disconnection messages
      • Now includes the reason of the kick/ban.[1]
    • Improved text rendering
    • Improved world loading
    • Faster torch placing (less lag)
    • Added shovels in creative mode
    • Added server-side checks on games
    • Non-fancy render mode now works properly
    • Updated inventory icon from a Brick block to a chest
    • Limited player names to PC allowed names
    • Changed texture for mob spawners


40 bugs fixed

  • Fixed the block break feedback circle disappearing on suspend
  • Fixed crashes while saving the world
  • Fixed crashes on armor screen
  • Fixed crashes on furnace screen
  • Fixed world not being saved
  • Fixed zombie pigman catching fire
  • Fixed being unable to create a new world
  • Fixed players getting stuck in the void after dying
  • Fixed a hotbar duplication glitch
  • Fixed the action button not being disabled after moving away
  • Fixed grass/mycelium not growing below fences but underwater
  • Fixed stone walls connecting to water
  • Fixed cocoa tile not updating neighbor blocks when dropped
  • Fixed breakable bedrock in survival.
  • Fixed placing water replacing non-solid blocks
  • Fixed wooden axe not burning on furnaces
  • Fixed different planks no longer stacking
  • Fixed updating neighbors and rendering on random change
  • Fixed gravel falling near fences
  • Fixed destroying Reactor-core not allowing the night to end
  • Fixes disallowing changing name while playing
  • Fixed quartz stairs not in stonecutter
  • Fixed a duplicated player kick
  • Fixed door duplication when placed near a cactus
  • Fixed water not functioning properly on transparent blocks
  • Fixed double plant blocks deleting existing blocks
  • Fixed entities getting ticked twice when riding
  • Fixed duplication of items while feeding wolves
  • Fixed iron bars not connecting to glass panes
  • Fixed fences connecting to fence gates sideways
  • Fixed acacia and dark wood stairs not burning
  • Fixed grass becoming dirt even if sapling can't grow
  • Fixed carpets not dropping more than one when stacked.
  • Fixed sand/gravel falling when placed on top of torches
  • Fixed the topmost block having full bright lighting
  • Fixed world crash when unknown blocks are present
  • Fixed trees growing on the client
  • Fixed desert wells and special biomes not generating
  • Fixed issue with connecting to local games
  • MCPE-8118 - Unequipped armor causes a crash when dying with the armor tab open


  1. "New additions are always nice!"@shoghicp on Twitter, January 27, 2015