Minecraft 1.2, Better Together Update

Posted on September 21st, 2017 03:43 PM EST
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Minecraft (formerly Pocket Edition) 1.2, also known as the Better Together Update, is a major update that provides cross-platform compatibility and ports the Pocket/Windows 10 version to the Xbox One and the Nintendo Switch.

You can find all Minecraft 1.2 servers here : https://minecraftpocket-servers.com/version/1_2_0/ 

New Features:

  • Stained Glass
  • Fireworks (with Elytra boost!)
  • Parrots
  • Banners
  • Armor Stands
  • Jukebox and music discs
  • Recipe Book
  • Book & Quill
  • Ravines
  • Coarse Dirt
  • New world start options: Starting Map; Bonus Chest; Trust Players
  • New game rules: Show Coordinates; TNT Explodes; Natural Regeneration
  • Added '/tickingarea' command to create areas that still update when no players are there
  • Player permissions
  • Zombie Villager spawn egg
  • In-game host options
  • Paper doll viewer
  • Outline selection toggle
  • In-game player names toggle
  • HUD opacity toggle
  • Expanded Xbox Live multiplayer world settings
  • New loading screens with funny and helpful tips
  • How to Play screen
  • Remix 3D export functionality (Windows 10 only)
  • New achievements
  • Server Partners
  • Realms invite links
  • Mash-up Packs and Texture Packs will now decorate the main menu and in-game HUD

Tweaks:

  • Rebalanced most of the game sound effects and music, such as rain being much quieter
  • It is now much easier to see underwater after drinking a Potion of Water Breathing and Potion of Night Vision
  • Blaze Powder is now needed to fuel brewing stands
  • Ice blocks are now transparent
  • Maps can now be held off-hand and show the heads of players' skins
  • Locator maps now track the owner's position, regardless of dimension
  • Worlds can now be set to Invite Only, Friends Only, or Friends of Friends
  • Various improvements and changes to navigating the user interface
  • Redesigned button mapping and added Pick Block for controllers
  • Render Clouds and Fancy Leaves can now be toggled in Video Settings
  • Skins can now be changed from the pause menu
  • Chat messages can now be muted
  • Items picked up are now animated on the hotbar
  • Stained glass and banners will now spawn on End Cities
  • Increased the default player limit on worlds from 5 to 8 on higher-end devices
  • Block placement speed now matches the player's movement speed
  • Temperature decreases with height and it can now snow at high elevations
  • Observer blocks have updated textures and will now blink red when outputting a redstone pulse
  • Adjusted the color that flashes when mobs are attacked
  • Brick Blocks, Nether Brick Blocks, and Clay Blocks have been renamed to better differentiate from other items
  • Underwater particles
  • Jungle leaves are now transparent on higher-end devices when Fancy Leaves are enabled
  • Changed the sound effects for Creeper explosions
  • Added sound effects for placing Eyes of Ender into portal frames and opening The End portal

Bug fixes:

Too many to mention. My favourites are: making cats purr again, preventing bats from swimming underwater and stopping llamas from creepily turning their heads to stare at you while riding them.

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Comments (7)

Angell221
March 11th, 2018 01:57 PM EST

i have a question and i want it answered i want to play the server but it is not letting me i updated minecraft can you make it for the v1.2.13.5

EoflaOEViceCity
November 9th, 2017 12:20 AM EST

This update contains APK banning (License message) and Xbox login requirement to join servers.

ManiakGamer828
October 14th, 2017 02:48 PM EST

:D

27372_292
October 6th, 2017 05:03 PM EST

Worst update

GeneralDruid511
September 29th, 2017 09:59 PM EST

This best update.

Xertal_
September 29th, 2017 01:13 PM EST

When i try to connect with Xbox account to join servers it bugs when i try to change skin mcpe bugs too :(

Skeletalzach
September 23rd, 2017 03:49 PM EST

I love this new update