Minecraft 1.8 update release date reiterated

By Alan Ng - Aug 26, 2014

If you are looking for the latest Minecraft PC news, you will have no doubt seen Mojang’s big update regarding the status of the highly anticipated Minecraft 1.8 update release date.

Mojang has been building up to this release for months, with several new Minecraft Snapshots along the way all in order to provide fans with a gradual glimpse of what the full Minecraft 1.8 patch will entail once it is unleashed.

Now, we can bring you some great news direct from Mojang’s website regarding the 1.8 update. They have just launched Minecraft 1.8 Pre-release 2 – The Bountiful Update, which once again fixes a vast amount of bug fixes that will hopefully improve your game.

More importantly though, Mojang has also revealed that the Minecraft 1.8 release date should go live on Tuesday, September 2 via the launcher. Through their website you can also read through all of the new Minecraft 1.8 features which Mojang has already generously provided.

They include things such as new Granite, Andesite, and Diorite stone blocks with smooth versions and also a brand new spectator mode to play around with.

Simply put, this is the mother of all Minecraft updates so brace yourselves as September 2 is going to be a good day indeed. Let us know your experience with Minecraft on PC at the moment – are you looking forward to the full release of Minecraft 1.8?

Pocket Edition players, don’t forget to check out ten fantastic village seeds here on the latest version.

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Also See: Minecraft PE 0.17.0 update for next major features needed

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  • Random Person

    Thanks! Im going to play minecraft once again tomorrow and i will be one of the first players to experince this!!