Pocket Edition Pre-release
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The Pocket Edition Pre-release was the first known version of Minecraft: Pocket Edition during development. This version was never publicly released.
Additions[edit | edit source]
General[edit | edit source]
- The game looked exactly like the old Classic build on PC (bright green grass/leaves, no birch/spruce trees).
- There were clouds/sky in the game.
- Inventory hotbar had a smaller look and could handle 9 items.
- Blocks in inventory were 2D instead of 3D.
- Placeable Pumpkin and TNT blocks (TNT was unable to explode).
- Some Wool blocks had color from the Classic build.
- The Rose was going to be a block, but was replaced with the Cyan Flower due to hardware issues.
- Grass and Dirt
- Wood Planks
- Block of Diamond
Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]
- The first internal version only had an ASCII renderer. 
References[edit | edit source]
- “@Michaeldz360 The cyan flowers was an attempt to get rid of a hardware-related problem. We don't plan to add them to the PC version” – @jeb_, June 9th, 2011
- "Pocket Edition is 5 years old!" – Minecraft.net