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v0.12.3 alpha
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Pocket Edition

Release date

Android - October 22, 2015
iOS, Fire OS, Windows Phone, Windows 10 - October 23, 2015

Protocol version


v0.12.3 alpha[1] was released to fix some bugs.


Skin packs[]


  • Description for LAN option changed from Local Server Multiplayer to Broadcast to LAN.


17 issues fixed
From released versions before 0.12.0
  • MCPE-7829 – Multiplayer minecart reverses course.
  • MCPE-8998 – Dungeons appear with an empty spawner and an invisible chest.
From 0.12.0
  • MCPE-9985 – Item tooltips incorrectly function on certain touch devices.
  • MCPE-10253 – Unable to visually crouch/stand in 1st person view.
From 0.12.1 development versions
  • MCPE-9633 – Invulnerable Pigs.
  • MCPE-9722 – Breaking blocks in survival instantly.
  • MCPE-9902 – Items not in hand while sneaking.
  • MCPE-10260 – Second skin layer does not show up correctly while crouching.
  • MCPE-10281 – Enchantments on items disappear.
From 0.12.1
  • Tooltip position was incorrect, and visibility time was too short.
  • Fixed so controller doesn’t lose its functionality on the death screen.
  • Prevented Mojang logo from appearing sideways on iPhone 6 Plus.
  • Stopped mining strength passively growing, allowing one-hit block breaks.
  • Item from 1st slot of hotbar got duplicated when placed on different hotbar slot from inventory.
  • Controller tooltip (“[X] Tab”) doesn’t overlap in the hotbar in the inventory menu.
  • Player couldn’t use controller’s D-pad to navigate through the inventory menu.