Minecraft Update 1.8 Snapshot 14w32a Released

Minecraft Update 1.8 Snapshot 14w32a Released (Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – As always, Mojang has released this week’s preview of Minecraft’s 1.8 update through snapshot 14w32a.

According to the developer, notable changes include an erased knowledge of “The Event”, a change that allows beacon light to change as it goes through glass, and the addition of red sandstone and an armour stand.

Like previous snapshots, this week’s include a number of bug fixes such as fixing the sound when items drop in water and fixing gamerule commands that allow parameters other than true/false.

The complete change log can be found below:

▪   Gamerule commands allow parameters other than true/false

▪   Heart bar doesn’t show how much damage is dealt to the player

▪    Golden Carrot Creative Misplacement

▪   Textures and Effects are off when far away from the center of the map

▪    Playing stacked music discs in jukebox will duplicate them

▪   No splash sound when items dropped in water

▪    Search function returns some extra potion results

▪   Redundant code

▪   Enderprearl thrown before death teleports after respawn

▪   Back button overlaps kick message

▪   Spectator mode description

▪   Death by lightning bolt claims players go up in flames

▪   item names are in brackets

▪   Sandstone spawning in Mesa Biome at cave entrances