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Version history and upcoming features

This is the version history for Alpha, the first main development stage of MinecraftBold text means that it is a major update.








Post Multiplayer Survival Mode Release

Version Title/Number Summary Date

1.2.6 (Bug-fix update Pt.5)

1.2.6 (Bug fix update Pt. 5)

  • /kill command added. This deals 1000 (Heart × 500) to the player (SMP only)
  • Small lakes and rare lava pools (both in caves and surface)
  • When first spawning in SMP, the player is invunerable for 3 seconds





Bug fixes:

  • Items no longer get used when opening chests (e.g. food being eaten, lava being poured out, etc.)
  • Breaking a boat in a certain fashion no longer causes it to drop 4 times the normal amount.
  • Patched client to prevent duplicated entities.
  • The join server page now remembers the port as well as the IP.
  • Fixed a bug where joining a server on a specific port caused the client to forget all keybindings.
  • Fixed a crash bug when destroying the vehicle from under a player.
December 3, 2010

1.2.5 (Bug-fix update Pt. 4)

1.2.5 (Bug-fix update Pt.4)

Bug fixes:

  • SMP Fixes:
    • Fixed a memory leak bug in the server.
    • Riding carts and boats now works properly when you travel long distances.
    • Harvesting crops no longer yields fake Seeds.
    • Removed /home command.
    • Snowballs are given again.
    • Fixed door bug.[1]






Found bugs:

  • Difficulty is reset to Normal upon updating
  • Players and mobs spawn duplicates.
December 1, 2010

1.2.4_01

Bug fixes:

  • Minecraft can spawn all mobs, not just creepers.
  • A player no longer gets snowballs when entering a SMP server.






Found bugs:

  • SMP doors open just the half top or bottom[1]
November 30, 2010

1.2.4 (Bug fix update Pt. 3)

1.2.4 (Bug fix update Pt. 3)

  • SMP join server screen shows last IP





Bug fixes:

  • Leaving sneak mode no longer rapidly plays all the step sounds that it silenced during the sneak.
  • SMP Fixes:
    • Swords and other weapons now deal damage properly.
    • Added proper hurt animations and sounds to mobs and players.
    • Fixed dead players logging in as invisible ghosts
    • Invisible arrows, do not deal damage
      • No more infinite free arrows.
    • Hoes now produce proper Seeds.
    • Creepers now animate before exploding
      • Explosions animate properly.
    • Server logging now appends to server.log rather than overwriting it.
    • Button, Lever, and Pressure Plate animate properly when activated
    • Fixed minecarts and pigs moving twice as fast as they should when ridden.
    • Increased chunk saving frequency on the server.
    • You can now see sneaking players. Names of sneaking players aren’t visible through walls, and are visible a much shorter distance.







Found bugs:

  • Only hostile mob to spawn are Creepers
  • Player has snowballs when spawn in SMP by a left-out debug code
November 30, 2010

1.2.3_04 (Bug-fix update Pt. 2)

1.2.3_04 (Bug-fix update Pt. 2)

Bug fixes:

  • Vanishing mobs
  • SMP respawn bugs
November 26, 2010

1.2.3_02

Bug fixes:

  • SMP player respawn bugs
  • Ghost bug
November 25, 2010

1.2.3_01

Bug fixes:

  • Singleplayer mode fixed
  • Infinite looping caused by leaf decay
November 24, 2010

1.2.3 (Bug-fix update Pt. 1)

1.2.3 (Bug-fix update Pt. 1)

  • Leaf decay re-added
  • New server configuration settings
    • pvp, true is set for default. When set to false, players cannot hurt other players
    • spawn-monsters, true is set for default. When set to false, no monsters will appear
    • spawn-animals is set for default. When set to false, no animals will appear.
  • Debug screen removed, but can be activated with F3





Bug fixes:

  • SMP health now works
    • Added the ability to attack other entities; You can hurt animals, monsters, boats, carts and even other players.
    • Damage now correctly given for falling damage, drowning, burning
    • Made eating food restore health
    • Implemented respawning for dead players
    • Visible hurt animations for players and mobs
    • Visible fire on players and mobs
  • Fixed the block re-spawning bug in SMP
  • Players traveling in boats and minecarts long distances now receive terrain updates in SMP






Found bugs:

  • Single player mode is completely broken
  • Leaf decay causes infinite looping, causing the game to freeze.
  • Mobs in multiplayer are much harder to kill than in single player mode.
  • Mobs are sometimes invisible and thus invincible, and can still attack players.
  • When a player dies, their newly-respawned body does not appear to other players. These "ghost" players were unable to pick up items, though otherwise able to interact with the world normally from their perspective. This was fixed with the ghosting player log back onto the server or by editing the player's .dat file.
November 24, 2010

1.2.2

1.2.2

  • F4 spawns a Nether Portal
  • Further lava flowing in the Nether
  • Zombie Pigman forgive the player for hitting it after a few moments time
  • Main Menu has texture pack menu, which allows quicker access to loading texture packs
  • "Took too long to log in" takes more time
  • no-animals/ server configuration
  • Animation support





Bug fixes:

  • Players and mobs on fire, in lava, or next to cacti no longer spam sound effects
  • Getting hit with a higher damage while recovering from a smaller one works as intended
  • Duplicating buttons when resizing screens fixed
  • Zombie Pigmen and Ghasts no longer get hurt by fire and lava
  • Fixed volume sliders not saving properly
  • hellworld=true no longer overwrite old save chunks in SMP
  • Stairs being difficult to destroy fixed
  • SMP Fixes:
    • Boats are visible to other players
    • Players can ride minecarts and boats
      • Minecarts move smoother
    • Fishing works
    • Buckets can now pick up fluid
    • Sheep and Cows look like Sheep and Cows
    • Now able to steer server-side boats

Found bugs:


  • Riding a Minecart in the Nether will cause a graphical bug and you can't exit. However reloading the world will cause you to fall in lava.
  • In SMP, Boats and Minecarts are indestructible without the use of TNT.
  • In SMP, hitting sheep will drop cloth, but it can't be picked up. However, casting with a fishing rod will knock obtainable cloth, but the sheep will still appear woolen.
  • Getting out of a boat in SMP is difficult and buggy
November 10, 2010

1.2.1_01

Bug fixes:

  • Armor bug
November 5, 2010

1.2.1

  • Old mob spawn code
  • Leaf particles reflect biome

Bug fixes:

  • Signs on the sides of cacti no longer crash the game
  • Fixed the player getting stuck in the top of the world in SMP.
  • Optimized CPU usage for mob spawning
  • Music now plays in multiplayer
November 5, 2010
1.2.0_02

Bug fixes:

  • Duplicating torches and jack o' lanterns






Found bugs: 

  • Jack-O-lanterns given their own block ID, so existing Jack-o-lanterns replaced with pumpkins.
November 4, 2010
1.2.0_02
  • Items do not disappear when you die
October 31, 2010
1.2.0_01

Bug fixes:

  • There were fixed bugs in this update, but were never released




Found bugs:

  • Armor dosen't block damage
October 31, 2010

1.2.0 The Halloween Update [2]

1.2.0 The Halloween Update

Additions:

  • The Nether, a new world which is a hell-like place[2]
    • Netherrack[2]
    • Soul Sand[2]
    • Zombie Pigman[2]
    • Nether Portal[2]
  • Clock
  • Pumpkin[2]
  • Jack-O'-Lantern[2]
  • Clock
  • New terrain generator[2]
  • Fishing[2]
  • Fish[2]
  • Stairs, Crafting Tables, Chests and Furnaces face player
  • New music
  • Creepers have new sound
  • Grass and leaves darker in shade
  • Sunrise makes red glow
  • F1 hides HUD and 3rd person viewmodel
  • In third person view, F5, the camera will view the player's head





Bug fixes:

  • Fixed bugs in SMP
    • Redstone performance updated
    • Door animation fixes
    • Several performance bugs fixed
    • Rails no longer cause a crash

Found bugs:





  • Leaf decay is broken.
  • Going higher than 62 meters above sea level in SMP causes the character to be stuck to the sky.
  • Save file size is calculated incorrectly after you visit the Nether, usually to 0.0MB
  • Fake chunks now render after 32,000,000 blocks away from spawn. This adds more to the Far Lands
  • On rare occasions, an item will not appear in the inventory when picked up and no more of this item will show up in the inventory. This can be fixed by closing the client.
October 30, 2010
1.1.2_01
  • Minecraft can download resources from the cloud solution

Bug fixes:

  • Sound and music bug fixed
September 23, 2010

1.1.2

1.1.2

  • Sound bug attempted to fix
September 20, 2010

1.1.1 (Seecret Saturday #1)

1.1.1 (Seecret Saturday)

Additions:

  • Sneaking
  • Paintings
  • Mouse sensivity option added
  • Fishing Rod
  • FPS/debugging option by F3
    • F3 + S reloads all web-based resources
  • Day-to-night and night-to-day transition smoother





Bug fixes:

  • Gray screen bug that made the game unplayable, since a gray overlay flashed constantly; now fixed
  • Fixed bug with Furnaces in SMP
  • Infinite snowball glitch fixed
  • Solid snow blocks only drop four snowballs

Found bugs:




  • Many users are reporting problems with sounds
  • Opening the inventory while sneaking sometimes protects the player from falling damage.
September 18, 2010

1.1.0

Bug fixes:

  • Camera goes inside walls
September 13, 2010
1.1.0 (Seecret Friday #9)

1.1.0 (Seecret Friday Update #9)

  • Compass
  • Server side inventory
  • Experimental switch to turn on monsters
  • Saved location when player leaves server
  • Bucket of Lava can be smelted 100 times
  • More common clay
  • Sheep drop 1-3 cloth





Bug fixes:

  • Torches can no longer be placed on tree leaves, but only in fancy mode.
September 10, 2010
1.0.17_04

Bug fixes:

  • Player gets stuck
August 23, 2010
1.0.17_03
  • Framerate improved

Bug fixes:

  • Item duplication
  • Player gets stuck (attempted, but failed)
August 23, 2010
1.0.17 (Seecret Friday #8)

1.0.17 (Seecret Friday Update #8)

  • Fences
  • Day/night cycle in multiplayer
  • Chicken in multiplayer
  • Slimes in multiplayer
  • Pigs in multiplayer
  • Spider Jockeys
  • Centered third-person view
  • Right clicking on utility blocks (Crafting Table, Furnace, etc.) swings your hand
  • No chicken fall damage. Instead, they flap their way down





Found bugs:

  • In SMP, It appears as if you can work through the holes in stairs but anything done this way will just undo itself.
  • Items left on an SMP crafting table when exiting in it are deleted forever.
  • Mobs cannot be killed in SMP without the use of fire or fall damage. Other attacks will knock the mob back but not damage it.
    • Chickens killed with fire or falling drop leather.
August 20, 2010
1.0.16_01
  • ↵ Enter can be used in the IP entry screen

Bug fixes:

  • Invisible player
August 12, 2010
1.0.16
  • More record support
  • Online authentication for online servers
August 12, 2010
1.0.15
  • SMP (Survival Multiplayer)
August 4, 2010

Post Single Player Survival Release

Version Title/Number Summary Date
1.0.14_01
  • Arm swings
  • Fire behaves differently
  • Lava sets blocks on fire
  • Can enter IP for servers excluding Mojang's servers

Bug fixes:

  • The "M" in Minecraft in the title screen corrected
August 3, 2010

1.0.14 (Seecret Friday #7)

1.0.14 (Seecret Friday Update #7)

Additions:

  • Chickens
  • Jukeboxes
  • Eggs
  • Music Discs
  • Powered Minecarts
  • Storage Minecarts (old name for Minecart with Chest)
  • New skin for Cows
  • Three new ambience music pieces
  • Arrow crafting edited (tip of the arrow is made from Flint instead of Iron)
July 30, 2010
1.0.13_02
  • New title screen
    • Celebrates 1,000 Minecraft purchases in 24 hours
  • Unpublished changes
July 29, 2010
1.0.13_01

​Bug fixes:

  • Game hangs when a chunk loads
July 29, 2010
1.0.13
  • New look for Slimes
  • Random SMP passwords as in password box
  • Client checks two instances when the game tries to save the same level, and quits on that instance
  • SMP tweaks

Bug fixes:

  • Lighting hang bug
July 28, 2010
1.0.12
  • No Big Slime spawning in Peaceful
  • Slime sound effects
  • SMP tweaks

Bug fixes:

  • Slime targeting and attacking bugs
  • Font colors broken
July 26, 2010
1.0.11 (Seecret Friday Update #6)

1.0.11 (Seecret Friday Update #6)

Additions:

  • Reeds (later Sugar Canes)
  • Paper
  • Books
  • Bookcase (now craftable)
  • Bricks (craftable, new texture)
  • Brick (item)
  • Slimes
  • Slimeballs
  • Milk in a bucket
  • New terrain generator


Tweaks:

  • Cactus texture changed
  • Cactus only take damage when touched
  • Cactus can only be placed on Sand
  • Snow instantly breaks (with Shovel)
July 23, 2010
1.0.10
  • Earliest SMP server
    • Mojang is only server, only available from private invite
July 22, 2010
1.0.9
  • Changed walking animation (no joints)
  • Cow noise changed
  • Unpublished changes

One bug fix.

July 21, 2010
1.0.8_01
  • Debugging code edited, so less crashes
July 20, 2010
1.0.8
  • Cows
    • They make an awkward kazoo noise
    • Black and White
  • Milk
  • Leather
  • Leather armor recipe changed (material changed from cloth to leather)
July 20, 2010
1.0.7

Bug fixes:

  • Stuttering zone bug
July 19, 2010
1.0.6_03
  • Broken saves fixed, and now loads
July 17, 2010
1.0.6_01
  • Leaves decay in midair
  • Hostile and friendly mob spawn edited.
  • Boats can be placed on land, and break when crashed in blocks at a fast speed
  • Boat water particles
  • Nicer boat turning

Bug fixes:

  • Stuttering bug after death
July 17, 2010
1.0.6 (Seecret Friday Update #5)

1.0.6 (Seecret Friday Update #5)

Additions:

  • Boats
  • Cacti
    • You take 7 (HeartHeartHeartHalf Heart) when you break it, and 1 (Half Heart) when standing on it
  • Large trees
  • Items can be seen in third-person mode
  • Animals only spawn in grass
  • Snowballs stackable to 16
  • Snowballs thrown do not disappear
  • Snow block recipe is now 4 snow, instead of 9


Bug fixes:

  • Falling snow from snow blocks
July 16, 2010
1.0.5
  • Shovel needed for snow
  • Snowball sound effect
  • Snow on top of snow no longer looks weird
  • Signs doesen't need a top block space to be placed
  • Snow does not go through glass
  • Game does not save at crashes

Bug fixes:

  • Building on snow bug
  • Ice rendering
July 14, 2010
1.0.4 (Seecret Friday Update #4)

1.0.4 (Seecret Friday Update #4)

  • Red ore officialy redstone
  • Winter biome
    • Water turns into ice
    • Snowfall
    • Snow all over the terrain
  • Sitting animation when on minecarts and pigs
  • Reverted skin


Bug fixes:

  • Mob spawn bug
  • Minecarts freeze
  • You don't suffocate in a minecart
July 9, 2010
1.0.3
  • Hill pathfinder (doesn't work for spiders)
  • More idling behavior from mobs
  • Monster noises
  • Cave noises
July 6, 2010
1.0.2_01
  • Red ore doesn't connect diagonally down
  • Detail to red dust
  • Red dust particles
  • Red dust doesn't break when walked on
July 6, 2010
1.0.1_01
  • Linux mouse bug fixed
July 4, 2010
1.0.1 (Seecret Friday Update #3)

1.0.1 (Seecret Friday Update #3)

  • Mob AI improved
  • Sheep wool can regenerate
  • Caves now bigger
  • Coal veins can be found
  • Signs can be placed on walls
  • Door hotbar sprite changed
  • Mushrooms can grow anywhere
  • In inventory, player has item currently selected on the hotbar (buggy)
  • Levers
  • Stone Buttons
  • Pressure Plates
  • Iron Doors
  • "Red" ore (soon Redstone)
  • Red Torch
  • Red ore
July 3, 2010
Minecraft Alpha
  • Officially online client
June 30, 2010
Minecraft Alpha (Offline client tech test
  • Game released
  • Stairs
June 28, 2010

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 http://i39.tinypic.com/ztx3jd.png
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 http://web.archive.org/web/20101204044906/http://www.minecraft.net/boo/

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