Minecraft: Pocket Edition Gets Huge Update On iOS And Android
Get ready to play with mine carts and crops.
Mojang released a huge update for Minecraft: Pocket Edition in time for the holidays. The update will automatically prompt on your device, and is free-of-charge.
In the update, labeled 0.8.0, the developer added a bunch of new content, including the following:
-Minecarts, rails, and powered rails -The view distance has been massively increased (check Options) -New textures and colors taken from the PC version -New blocks: carpets, more wood types, hay bales, iron bars, and more -New crops and food types, including beetroot, carrots, potatoes and pumpkins. Now you can cook new soups, pies, and more -A bunch of new items for Creative and Survival, including clocks and compasses -More blocks and items to use in Creative Mode: including jungle wood, ice, bedrock, shears, dyes, and tall grass -New AI: mobs are now more intelligent and you can even breed your own animals -A new Creative Mode inventory with tabs -New functionality and tweaks to existing blocks and items. Bonemeal lets you grow new cool stuff -Improved lighting and fog effects -Loads of bugs fixed
It's definitely holiday time for Minecraft fans!