Pocket Edition Alpha 0.8.0/Development versions

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This is a list of Pocket Edition Alpha 0.8.0 development versions.

Alpha 0.8.0 build 2

v0.8.0 alpha build 2 is the first build version released for v0.8.0.

Additions

Changes

  • Dynamic lighting on entities, similar to Java Edition.
    • Ambient light tinting
    • Light direction depends on sunlight direction
  • New rendering for items in hand
  • Transparent hotbar
  • When selecting an item in the inventory it replaces the one in the selected slot
  • Showing craftable recipes first in the crafting screen
  • Remade text formatting (e.g. in chat)
  • Stencil shadows
  • Added inertia to item in hand and “breathing” idle animation
  • Rotating tiles to hide repeating tile patterns
  • Water fades to non-transparent in the distance (iOS)
  • New defaults and changed options
    • Added far (256) and farthest (400) rendering distances
    • Removed smooth lighting (now always on)
    • Fancy is now default on
    • Default rendering distance is now far
  • Refactored most of the rendering to use indexed VBOs
    • Remade arrow model
    • Inventory is now rendered using cached VBOs
    • New sky rendering using a triangle fan
  • Separated far and near chunks in two queues for performance reasons
    • Fog only on far chunks
    • Transparency only on near chunks
    • Alpha-test-only layers are hidden in far chunks
  • Made the torch an opaque block
  • Mipmaps (iOS only)
  • 3D clouds with new tessellation algorithm
  • New texture atlas and texture generator script
  • Refactored OpenGL usage to avoid costly state leaks (e.g. animals aren’t alpha tested anymore)

Fixes

11 bugs fixed

  • MCPE-28 – Xperia Play Creative Scrolling, PTAB7200 Or Other Tablets Gamepad Small
  • MCPE-61 – Water flows downward next to farmland (visual glitch)
  • MCPE-347 – Weird textures: Moiré pattern on bricks
  • MCPE-992 – Mobs can't move through deep water
  • MCPE-1524 – Graphical glitch when looking down above clouds.
  • MCPE-2804 – Fire does not ignite tnt
  • MCPE-2937 – Chat crash
  • MCPE-4140 – breeding
  • MCPE-4736 – Spiders Have no abdomen
  • MCPE-4887 – Skeletons missing lower part of body.
  • MCPE-5411 – Falling in creative at world load

Alpha 0.8.0 build 3

v0.8.0 alpha build 3 is the second build version released for v0.8.0.

Additions

Changes

Fixes

46 bugs fixed

  • Fixed sheep not being dyable
  • Fixed bedrock having randomly rotated texture
  • Paintings have no shadows anymore
  • Fixed flint and steel having durability in creative
  • Fixed redstone dust color
  • Fixed sandstone slab textures

From released versions before 0.8.0

From the previous development version

  • MCPE-5727 - Graphics don't properly reload after apps is resumed
  • MCPE-5740 - Minecarts crash when they are destroyed
  • MCPE-5743 - All wooden slab appears as jungle wooden slab
  • MCPE-5745 - spiders are too fast
  • MCPE-5750 - Inventory items invisible
  • MCPE-5756 - Crash when Minecraft says saving chunks
  • MCPE-5757 - when I hit pig the screen messes up
  • MCPE-5758 - My world seems stuck at midday
  • MCPE-5759 - Black world after throwing eggs!
  • MCPE-5765 - The armor gui is really bad, like, its all glitched
  • MCPE-5766 - Crash when TNT blows a minecart
  • MCPE-5773 - Chests gray out
  • MCPE-5777 - Spruce slabs revert to oak
  • MCPE-5781 - When you place a sideways wood block, destroy, and pick it up, it shows up as its own item. When you try to craft with it, it crashes the game. (Survival only)
  • MCPE-5784 - Sword Corner
  • MCPE-5802 - Sword PNG
  • MCPE-5803 - Clouds
  • MCPE-5832 - Reloaded Minecart is not rendered
  • MCPE-5837 - Unable to open world when left with a moving minecart
  • MCPE-5840 - Crash with side ways blocks
  • MCPE-5845 - Sign is invisible
  • MCPE-5851 - Placing sideways logs then breaking them stay that way
  • MCPE-5852 - Armor menu no steve
  • MCPE-5853 - CRASH!
  • MCPE-5858 - The mobs are moving too slow
  • MCPE-5902 - Crafting table graficul glitch
  • MCPE-5933 - Lava on Ice causes crash upon contact with the water.
  • MCPE-5962 - Box problems
  • MCPE-5979 - Golden shovel appears as diamond shovel
  • MCPE-5982 - When you put items in a chest they are invisible
  • MCPE-5985 - Thrown eggs are invisible
  • MCPE-6005 - World Won't Open after Placing Animals on Minecarts
  • MCPE-6018 - When you update from 0.7.6 to 0.8.0 it will delete some worlds
  • MCPE-6028 - The game stuck in saving chunks screen
  • MCPE-6041 - TExture Mapping glitch
  • MCPE-6050 - If you use more than ten times minecart. The eleventh cart will disappear
  • MCPE-6055 - TNT crash
  • MCPE-6056 - View box shows incorrect armor type

From the current version, hotfixed

Alpha 0.8.0 build 4

v0.8.0 alpha build 4 is the third build version released for v0.8.0 alpha.

Additions

  • Added red carpets to survival crafting menu
  • Added a version watermark to help us tell the build from screenshots

Changes

Fixes

24 bugs fixed

  • Fixed a crash in the Manage Realms section
  • Added baked potato description
  • Added charcoal description
  • Fixed typo in iron bars description
  • Fixed arrow smoke being very fast when the arrow is stuck
  • Fixed top cactus texture
  • Fixed crash when picking up an arrow on fire
  • Hopefully fixed the infamous garbage graphics bug
  • Removed one bone meal from the Creative inventory

From the 0.8.0 development versions

Alpha 0.8.0 build 5

v0.8.0 alpha build 5 is the fourth build version released for Alpha 0.8.0.

Changes

  • Grass Blocks now spawns tall grass when used with bonemeal
  • Pumpkin and melon stems only grow by one when fertilized
  • Flowers now spawn other flowers when bone meal is used
  • Flower position is now randomized
  • Bone meal now grows sugar canes to max height
  • Minecart now ride smoother

Fixes

34 bugs fixed

  • Jungle leaves texture
  • White wool texture
  • TNT making chests and signs black
  • Player having multiple legs in minecarts (when wearing armor)
  • Flint and steel had durability in Creative
  • Eating spawning the wrong food particles
  • Clients gets the correct items while spawning in creative
  • Suffocation is now correctly rendered
  • Eating animation
  • Entities received sky light while indoor
  • Blocks were highlighted while in menus
  • Sheep had black artifacts on legs
  • Lava replaced stillwater without creating stone
  • Clouds were not changing color fast enough
  • The breaking blocks cracks where to bright
  • Creepers were too small
  • Some additional memory issues
  • Fixed GUI issues

From the 0.8.0 development versions

  • MCPE-5730 - Extreme Lag underwater
  • MCPE-5808 - Water can't break carpet
  • MCPE-5817 - falling sand causes dropped item discoloration
  • MCPE-5822 - Creepers move to slowly
  • MCPE-5834 - Stairs placement on snow
  • MCPE-5897 - igniting tnt on creative crashes the game
  • MCPE-5899 - what I expected to happen was to place any wood slabs un upper position what actually happened was that any wood slab u place in upper position will make the slab look loke jungle slap
  • MCPE-5934 - Lava lake bug.
  • MCPE-5935 - Upside Down Tools
  • MCPE-5947 - you fall when you destroy the minecart
  • MCPE-5977 - visual glitch in furnace
  • MCPE-5997 - while under water the rest of water is transparent .
  • MCPE-6063 - Duplicate Bone Meal
  • MCPE-6133 - Mob Bug

From the previous development version

Alpha 0.8.0 build 6

v0.8.0 alpha build 6 is the fifth build version released for Alpha 0.8.0.

Additions

Fixes

1 bug fixed

  • Can write on Android 4.3 and custom keyboards

Alpha 0.8.0 build 7

v0.8.0 alpha build 7 is the sixth build version released for Alpha 0.8.0.

Changes

  • Moved gray wool in the right inventory slot
  • Ice is not transparent anymore in the toolbar
  • Wooden tools can now burn
  • Added UI message when boarding minecarts
  • Removed useless D-pad arrows when in minecarts
  • Powered rails are powered in hand and in the inventory
  • AI performance improvements

Fixes

10 bugs fixed

  • Fixed text input on Android
  • Fixed spruce and birch leaves being swapped
  • Fixed furnace side texture
  • Fixed sandstone slab side texture
  • Fixed red hurt overlay skeletons and chickens
  • Fixed an artifact over the flame in the Furnace Screen
  • Tnt doesn’t send you into orbit anymore
  • Fixed armor slots having no health bar
  • Fixed autojumping while in minecarts
  • Fixed falling into the ground exiting a minecart that’s on rails

Alpha 0.8.0 build 8

v0.8.0 alpha build 8 is the seventh and final build version released for Alpha 0.8.0, as well as the final build version released in 2013.

Changes

Fixes

10 bugs fixed

  • Fixed double chests becoming unpaired
  • Added back hurt and fire color overlay for mobs
  • The chest inventory now refreshes when two players change the content at the same time

From the 0.8.0 development versions

  • MCPE-5987 - Light gray wool is not in correct place
  • MCPE-5994 - Minecart stuck after certain depth (underground level near bedrock)
  • MCPE-6035 - What I expected to happen was for the light gray wool to be with the other wool in the creative inventory what actually happened was the light gray wool was separated from the other wool
  • MCPE-6194 - Birch and spruce textures
  • MCPE-6242 - Explosions are too powerful
  • MCPE-6312 - TNT blows me out of the world
  • MCPE-6337 - Tile Entities are not correctly sent in multiplayer

Notes and references