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Xbox 360 Edition

Internal version

Build 1.2.0222.0_DLC
Installer v0.0.15.1

Release date

August 23, 2013



TU12 was a version of Xbox 360 Edition released on August 23, 2013.[1] This version is based on Java Edition 1.2.1. This version was reuploaded.



  • Texture pack and mash-up pack support
    • 'Mash-up pack' are a combination of resources (textures, BGMs, and so on) and "themed worlds" (world data), making Minecraft look like another game. Full versions of mash-up packs are paid content.[2]
  • New tutorial world.
  • Added a Favorites tab to the Skin Selector menu, storing most recently used skins.
  • New ambient cave sounds.
  • New AI for mobs.





  • Increased max boats in a world to 40.
  • Dropped items will spin around (like blocks).
  • 1.4.6 feature: Dropped items are rendered in 3D.

Blocks and items[]

  • Retextured leather armor to allow it to be dyed, but did not implement dyed armor
  • Crafting recipe for ladder now yields 3 ladders instead of 2.
  • Placing blocks on grass will replace it.
  • Lava now has a faint rumbling sound effect and large particles that hop out of the lava produce a popping sound.
  • Doors have been updated so that double doors work better with Redstone.
  • Boats will now break when it hits land hard.
  • Slabs and stairs can be placed upside-down.
  • 1.3.1 feature: Boats and minecarts can be dispensed from a dispenser.
  • 1.3.1 feature: Items can be placed directly on upside down slabs and stairs.
  • 1.4.2 feature: Corner stairs automatically change its shape.
  • 1.4.2 feature: Updated textures which includes new textures for leather armor, bread, raw chicken, cooked chicken, raw beef, steak, raw porkchop, cooked porkchop and apples.

World generation[]

  • Build height limit changed from 128 to 256.
  • 1.3.1 feature: Cocoa grows on jungle trees
  • Very rare desert wells can be found in desert biomes.
  • Mineshafts can generate with wooden bridges now when generated over a cave or over top another tunnel.