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Release date

November 6, 2014

Pre-release for



Client (.json)

1.8.1-pre4 is the fourth pre-release for 1.8.1.[1]

Changes[edit | edit source]

  • Many optimizations.
  • Off/fancy/fast clouds.
  • Off/on entity shadows.
  • Fast/fancy now only controls leaves and rain particles.
Dropped items
  • On fast graphics, they now rotate.

Fixes[edit | edit source]

12 issues fixed
From released versions before 1.8.1
  • MC-349 – Villagers ignore data tags in trading
  • MC-954 – Air Blocks floating in Water
  • MC-1237 – Anvil GUI truncating long item names and showing garbage at the end
  • MC-25646 – Music keeps playing when putting in a disc in a jukebox and breaking it at the same time
  • MC-38372 – Sprint glitch
  • MC-58568 – Item frames with items in them do not frustum culling properly causing sevre FPS lag
  • MC-59226 – 3D-dropped items not spinning
  • MC-61587/summon Rotation
  • MC-70472 – Crash when trying to connect to a server with more than 73 characters address
  • MC-72688/execute Detect gives false positive when in different dimension
From the 1.8 development versions
  • MC-55767 – Unable to hide Wither Skull names
From the 1.8.1 development versions
  • MC-73147 – Can't place blocks in certain areas at certain angles

References[edit | edit source]