| Release date
November 15, 2012
Alpha 0.5.0 added melons, paintings, glowstone, the Nether reactor as well as other changes and fixes.
- Sleeping now restores health
- Version exclusive: Health bar is now displayed at the top-left of the screen and not above the hotbar anymore
- The game is less foggy
- The name of a selected item or block is displayed over the hotbar.
- Food heals more health
- Easier to get out of bed
- When jumped on, crops turn back to dirt.
- Sugar Cane can now be grown on sand.
- Mushrooms can now be farmed.
40 bugs fixed
- MCPE-1 - Trapdoors can't be crafted in survival
- MCPE-2 - No description at Smooth stone in crafting bench
- MCPE-4 - You can't leave your bed when sleeping
- MCPE-6 - No explosion sound when creeper explodes
- MCPE-7 - Seeds drop below grass block when using hoe
- MCPE-11 - Survival bugs: Crop tiles survives farmland destroyed underneath them
- MCPE-14 - When destroying the top half of a bed in creative mode, it give a bed back as a resource
- MCPE-17 - TNT, Flint and Steel and Stone Bricks aren't available in the creative mode inventory
- MCPE-18 - Grass block not available in Creative mode inventory
- MCPE-20 - Food not restoring the right number of hearts
- MCPE-23 - Door Duplication
- MCPE-27 - Not possible to activate peaceful mode
- MCPE-29 - Trapdoors can be placed on transparent blocks like flowers, saplings, glass etc.
- MCPE-30 - Placing door on a farmland will create a floating half-door
- MCPE-34 - Xperia Play: You can't eat or charge the bow
- MCPE-46 - Torch can be placed on side of fence
- MCPE-51 - Bed: Respawn at the wrong height?
- MCPE-57 - Multiplayer infinity bone meal
- MCPE-93 - Players sleeping in a bed can be pushed off the bed
- MCPE-105 - You Can't Exit Your Bed With Split Touch Controls
- MCPE-115 - Breaking block with torch on it
- MCPE-134 - Can't sleep with my bed like this(picture included)
- MCPE-160 - lava burns character when lava is several blocks away
- MCPE-172 - Stone bricks: Missing description
- MCPE-189 - Missing Fence Sound Effect
- MCPE-190 - Farmland and other plants bug
- MCPE-216 - Steel and flint don't take damage
- MCPE-218 - Bed: Should sleep when pressing the bottom end
- MCPE-237 - Extra Feathers For Player 2
- MCPE-269 - Using an item can sometimes attack animal/player when not facing them
- MCPE-272 - Animals sometimes never respawn in a map
- MCPE-303 - Sleeping at the edge of the map causes you to spawn really high in the sky after you die
- MCPE-345 - Torches Jumping off Fences
- MCPE-370 - Trapdoor placement bug
- MCPE-382 - Player 1 places torches on ground, but player 2 sees them on the wall
- MCPE-387 - Stuck when walking down side of fence when reaching closed gate
- MCPE-390 - Cannot select stone brick stone in creative
- MCPE-408 - Sugarcane is unable to be placed on sand
- MCPE-422 - Crash when loading saved world
- MCPE-491 - Disappearing trapdoors