Minecraft PE 8.0 Released

It’s official. Minecraft Pocket Edition 8.0 has been released. According to Mojang, it’s the biggest update yet. Below are a list of the new editions:

  • Blocks:
    • Birch and Spruce Wood Planks, Slabs, and Stairs
    • Block of Coal
    • Carpets
      • All 16 colors in creative mode
      • Only red carpets in survival mode
    • Cobblestone Walls
    • Hay Bales
    • Iron Bars
    • Jack O’ Lantern
    • Rails
      • Powered Rails (always powered)
    • Creative-Only:
      • Jungle Wood, Leaves, Wood Planks, Slabs, and Stairs
      • Sponge
      • Dead Bush
      • Mossy Cobblestone Walls
      • Snow (cover)
      • Cobwebs
  • Crops:
    • Beetroots
      • Although Beetroots will be a source of red dye, Red Mushrooms still will give red dye when smelted.
    • Carrots
      • Rarely dropped from Zombies
    • Potatoes
      • Rarely dropped from Zombies
    • Pumpkins
  • Items:
    • Beetroot Seeds
      • Have a 1/15 chance of popping out from grass when hoed
    • Clocks
    • Compasses
    • Minecarts
    • Pumpkin Seeds
    • Redstone (cannot be placed as Redstone Dust until 0.9.0)
    • Ink Sac (currently unobtainable in survival mode)
    • Cocoa Beans (crafted from Orange dye and Inc sac).
  • Foods:
    • Beetroots
    • Beetroot Soup
    • Carrots
    • Potatoes
    • Pumpkin Pie
    • Baked Potatoes