The developers have concluded the Minecraft Live 2023 event. The first features for the upcoming Minecraft 1.21 update have been unveiled, along with the announcement of DLC.
- Star Wars: Path of the Jedi
- Planet Earth III
- Minecraft 1.21
- Mob Vote 2023 — Armadillo!
- Snapshots and Betas release date
- The initial announcement was about DLC for Minecraft: Bedrock Edition.
The DLC will be released soon.
- Explore the fascinating world of animals on our incredible planet!
- The expansion is being developed in collaboration with BBC Earth.
- The DLC will showcase animals from every corner of the planet.
- The DLC will release in 2024 for Minecraft: Bedrock Edition and Minecraft: Education Edition.
The most anticipated news for sandbox fans was the announcement of a new update. Introducing Minecraft 1.21!
- Similar to last year, the developers showcased what is already completed and functional.
- New features will be gradually introduced until the release of the update.
- The update's official title will be determined closer to the release date.
- The focus of the update is refining redstone mechanics.
- A new structure called the Trial Chamber will be generated in caves.
- Within this structure, a new mob called the Breeze will spawn.
- A special workbench that interacts with redstone will be introduced.
- Numerous new decorative copper blocks will be added.
The first betas and snapshots will be available soon, with the update set for a summer 2024 release.
This year, the developers presented three options for voting: the Crab, the Armadillo, and the Penguin. Players gave the most votes to the Armadillo, and it will be included in the next major update!
- Spawns in the Savannah biome.
- Likes to hide in its shell.
- The shell can be used in the Wolf Armor recipe.
The initial betas and snapshots will be released in the upcoming weeks. Initially, only a small portion of them will be available, gradually expanding with the release of new versions.