These are a compilation of updates that have been hinted at or announced by Mojang or 4J Studios for the various Minecraft versions. For Minecraft on Android devices, Xbox One and Windows 10, you can try. Don't worry though, when you upgrade to an Xbox One if you owned Minecraft at any point you get the newest version for free. When prompted, select Yes to update the new console software. For more useful tips and guides on either version of the game, be sure to search. The full changelog is listed on Mojang's website copied below. Do I need an Xbox Live Gold subscription to play Minecraft online? The game will then prompt you to either create an account or download a profile.
The good news is that there have been a lot of changes made in this latest update. However, if you want to play or communicate on Xbox Live, you must have the latest console software. The patch went to Microsoft for certification on August 9th, so the update could go live at any time. Every once in a while, Microsoft releases a new update to introduce new features, change the algorithm, or make a quick bug fix. An updated console will stay updated. How do I know which version of Minecraft is which? Visit the for more info on how to purchase on Xbox One.
In addition to world sync, certain skin pack, texture pack, and mash-up pack purchases that you made on the console will also be available when you play the new Minecraft, and on your other devices. If a game disc includes a newer version of the console software than you currently have, the game disc will prompt you to install the update when you start the game. You can update your Xbox 360 console software by downloading the update to your computer from Xbox. For the full list, click the arrow above. If you see a specific error code or status code, use the search box on the to find information about how to solve the problem. Additionally, any Marketplace purchases that you make on your console will automatically appear on your portable devices.
Some Kinect games require a console software update to work properly. Keep in mind that the listed features have been added by the community, and may not be accurate or up to date. For Minecraft: Java Edition there are showcasing upcoming features before final release. How do I purchase a Realms subscription and access the Marketplace on my console? Fixes - Fixed local player shadows not being displayed. Go to for more info on which items will and will not transfer over. The content update should download automatically on your Xbox 360 or Xbox One.
Contact Daniel Chubb: daniel product-reviews. About us Digiex is a technology and gaming forum, founded in 2004 by InsaneNutter and Nimrod. How can I tell if my console software is up to date? Does this mean I can play Minecraft on Xbox One? We noted a few days ago and this revealed that some Xbox 360 gamers had been waiting many weeks for this download, so frustration is understandable. Hit the comments if the Minecraft update is live on your Xbox 360, and let us know where you are in the world. How do I see them in the new version and on my portable devices? Once the installation is complete, launch the game before connecting to Xbox Live again. Another screenshot showcasing the possibilities can be found below.
New games might also require the update before you can play them. Daniel now spends his time keeping an eye on the latest technology and business trends. But there are a ton of changes that should be expected in the update. If you already play Minecraft on a portable device, and you have Marketplace content or Minecraft Coins, these will also be available to you in the new Minecraft version. The easiest way to update your console software is to connect to Xbox Live. I own Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition already.
Xbox only - Fix for lighting bug causing unlit areas even when light sources were placed in the these areas. The City Texture Pack will allow you to build modern structures, according to the developer. Did you make it into work or school today, knowing that the Minecraft Xbox update is due? A small, friendly community of like minded people has developed over the years. The sandbox video game has received some new bug fixes and gameplay improvements as well as additional achievements for Survival and Tumble. Minecraft is so popular that there are now spinoff games available, including Telltale's Minecraft Story Mode, which was recently expanded beyond the planned five episodes.
Give it a shot and keep us posted on how it goes. The revision applies to both Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 copies of the game. Currently, mini-games are only available in Minecraft: Xbox One Edition. . Thanks again for being the best part of our Xbox team! Change log for Title Update 11 - May 7th 2013 Fixes - Fix for explosion lag issue on clients in an online game. After this release, on the Xbox 360. If the information hasn't already been posted publicly, we cannot give you a release date.