23rd June 2021
Bedrock News
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PLEASE READ before participating in the Minecraft Beta: 

  • Joining the beta will replace your game with a work in progress version of Minecraft 
  • You will not have access to Realms and will not be able to join non-beta players while you’re previewing the beta
  • Any worlds played while in the beta cannot be opened in previous versions of the game so please make copies of worlds to prevent losing them 
  • Beta builds can be unstable and are not representative of final version quality 
  • The beta is available only on Xbox One, Windows 10, and Android (Google Play). To join or leave the beta, see aka.ms/JoinMCBeta for detailed instructions

It’s time for another Caves & Cliffs beta update! Please continue to leave us your feedback in the threads at aka.ms/CavesCliffsFeedback, and search and reports any new bugs you may encounter at bugs.mojang.com.


Features and Bug Fixes 

World Settings 

  • Added the “Respawn Blocks Explode” game rule, which can be used to prevent Respawn Anchors and Beds from exploding (MCPE-76687)  

Caves And Cliffs 

  • Worlds with the Caves & Cliffs experimental toggle enabled are now more likely to have the same default world spawn position as worlds without the experiment using the same seed (MCPE-127708)  

Vanilla Parity 

  • Monster spawning in the Nether has been changed to more closely match Java Edition (MCPE-65762)  
    • There will now be a maximum of 15 to 20 mobs around the player in the Nether, instead of 30 to 40 
  • Block interaction “click” sounds are now controlled by the “Blocks” volume slider (MCPE-104983)  
  • Swapped toggle sounds for levers so that they are now parity with Java Edition  


  • Fixed a bug where the contents of a Shulker Box are deleted when dyeing from the recipe tab (MCPE-131809)  
  • Swords now break Bamboo in a single swing (MCPE-64013)  
  • Disabled biome tinting for Spruce and Birch Leaves (MCPE-128996)  
  • Using a Powder Snow Bucket on a Cauldron filled with Powder Snow no longer creates a new Powder Snow block (MCPE-131177)  
  • Using a Water Bucket on a fully filled Cauldron now produces the correct sound (MCPE-131177)  
  • Lava Buckets can now be emptied into a Cauldron filled with Lava  
  • Cave Vines can now be pollinated by Bees (MCPE-127821)  
  • Enchantment Tables now emit light level 7 (MCPE-130868)  
  • The falling position of Pointed Dripstone is no longer slightly offset (MCPE-119548)  
  • Powder Snow can now be collected with a Dispenser (MCPE-127564)  
  • Placing a Sign on Rooted Dirt now correctly opens the text editor (MCPE-129280)  
  • Target Blocks now conduct Redstone signals (MCPE-75034)  
  • Message/tell commands no longer fail when cheats are not activated (REALMS-7760)  
  • Teleporting a mob between dimensions no longer causes the mob to despawn (MCPE-127414)  
  • Fixed offhand Shields clipping into players’ arms while in third-person perspective (MCPE-122672)  
  • Minecart with Chest will now copy over its chest contents when pick blocked  
  • Soul Speed Boots can now be unequipped properly after losing durability (MCPE-106367)  
  • Baby Goats no longer have horns (MCPE-123253)  
  • Diamond Pickaxes found in Hoglin Stable chests are now enchanted (MCPE-129750)  
  • Bubble Columns are now placed properly when loaded with a Structure Block (MCPE-97027)  


  • Amethyst walking sounds are now affected by the “Player” audio setting  
  • Deepslate walking sounds are now affected by the “Player” audio setting  
  • Moss Block walking sounds are now affected by the “Player” audio setting  
  • Sounds of moving in/on Powder Snow are now affected by the “Player” audio setting  
  • Jumping and landing on blocks have now their sounds affected by the “Player” audio slider (No ID) 
  • Dripstone drip sounds are now affected by the “Block” audio slider  
  • Turtle Eggs no longer produce the Bone Meal sound when placed on Sand (MCPE-127189)  
  • Big Dripleaf now has a distinct tilt up sound (MCPE-123488)  

User Interface 

  • The Sign In dialog is no longer shown on a split-screen game to anyone other than the primary player on PlayStation 4  
  • A debug string is no longer shown for how to open chat (MCPE-128955)  

Technical Updates 


  • ‘behavior.knockback_roar’ now has a vertical and horizontal strength value   

Data-Driven Items 

  • Added required toggle to component item documentation, and to content error  

GameTest Framework (Experimental) 

  • GameTest 
    • Added helper method spawnAtLocation(location : Location) : Entity – Spawns an entity at the given Location 
    • Added helper method walkToLocation(mob : Entity, location : Location, speedModifier : number) : Commands an entity to move to the given Location 
    • Added method assertCanReachLocation(mob : Entity, location : BlockLocation, bool canReach) – Asserts that the given mob can reach the target block location 
  • Events 
    • Added event World.events.beforeExplosion – Fires before an explosion occurs 
    • Added event World.events.explosion – Fires when an explosion occurs 
    • Added event World.events.explodeBlock – Fires when a block breaks due to an explosion 
    • Added event World.event.beforeActivatePiston – Fires before a piston is activated 
    • Added event World.event.activatePiston – Fires when a piston is activated 
  • Block 
    • Added method getDimension() : Dimension 
  • BlockPistonComponent 
    • Read-only property attachedBlocks – Returns an array containing the BlockLocation of each block attached to the piston 
    • Read-only property isMoving – Returns true if the piston is expanding or retracting 
    • Read-only property isExpanded – Returns true if the piston is fully expanded 
    • Read-only property isExpanding – Returns true if the piston is expanding 
    • Read-only property isRetracting – Returns true if the piston is retracting 
    • Read-only property isRetracted – Returns true if the piston is fully retracted 

source: https://feedback.minecraft.net/hc/en-us/articles/4403617652109

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