This page is about planned versions of Minecraft. These updates either have major sources to their existence, or have received development versions.
1.9, known as The Combat Update, is an upcoming update to Minecraft with no set release date. It is currently listed in the bug tracker as "Far Future Version - 1.9+", and has been mentioned by the Minecraft developers.
Alpha 0.12.0 is an upcoming update to Minecraft: Pocket Edition with a possible release date on July 29, 2015.