Coral Reef in Minecraft 1.13

Minecraft 1.13.1 released boosting performance

The much anticipated release of Minecraft 1.13.1 was finally released today. The laundry list of bugs addressed in this point release is massive (see below) and hopefully addresses many players concerns that the 1.13 release itself wasn’t quite complete. Arguably the most important improvement to the game as of this release though is performance. Multiple […]

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Survival Island Seeds

One of the most popular ways of starting a new Minecraft survival world is the ‘survival island’ style approach; seeing just how far you can advance from a humble island starting point. The following seeds are all great picks for that stranded desert island vibe – and are all Minecraft 1.13 confirmed. Seed: -1493912535 This […]

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Minecraft 1.13 seeds with all Biomes

600000222763165 This perfect seed for Minecraft 1.13 was found by u/Zodsmar. This amazing seed places every Biome within 1K of spawn! Here’s a shot from Amidst by Zodsmar showing the immediate 1K around spawn: If you’re looking for Structures, here are the most immediate to spawn: Structure X coord Z coord Blocks from spawn Mineshaft […]

Coral Reef in Minecraft 1.13

Minecraft 1.13 released

Woo! After a record breaking 10 pre-release versions of the game, Minecraft 1.13 is finally released as of today. If you load the launcher up today, the final release of The Update Aquatic will be there! Over on the Minecraft site, Adrian Ostergard writes: The tide is coming in at last! That’s sea-faring speak for […]

Quad witch huts in Minecraft 1.13

Quad witch hut seeds in Minecraft 1.13

One of the most popular seed requests for technical players are seeds with quad witch huts; that being four witch huts within activatable range of the player in a suitable AFK spot. These impressive builds can generate tens and tens of thousands of drops by harnessing vanilla game mechanics of Witch spawning. The result – […]

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Minecraft 1.13 almost here – pre-releases!

As of this week, Minecraft 1.13 snapshots are no more, now its time for pre-releases! What does that mean in simple terms? The full release of 1.13 is now just a week or two away more than likely. The headline items in the 1.13 Pre1 release are new bark top blocks and three new music […]

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Mob water elevator for 1.13

This simple and elegant mob elevator design could become an essential component of your Minecraft 1.13 worlds; the design by /u/Icohedron is simple, scalable and uses very little in the way of resources. In fact the design is completely iceless. The design relies on the new water column mechanic in Minecraft 1.13, specifically the use […]

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The final few snapshots of 1.13

Over the last week or so we’ve had four snapshots, and at this point, it’s looking like the Minecraft 1.13 pre-release will be here any day soon. 18W21A and 18W20A/B/C all mainly address bugs, indicating imminent completion of the snapshot phase. Aside from a huge list of fixes (see the links above) the main feature […]

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Minecraft 1.13 snapshot 18W19A

Well, after a couple of weeks delay we’re back in action. Hold onto your hats, er, turtle shells – because Minecraft 1.13 is almost here. Over on the Mojang site toda, and as part of the 18W19A release, Adrian Ostergard confirms: We’re getting ready to do pre-releases soon and we’re working hard to fix bugs […]

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Blue Ice, Boats and warp speed

UPDATE April 19th 2018: This speed boost is largely nerfed in 18W16A – read more here: Following yesterday’s release of snapshot 18W15A a new mechanic was quickly spotted; Boats on the new Blue Ice block travel at tremendous speeds. After some general speculation and experiments on Reddit I turned to the always reliable ilmango […]