Minecraft PE 8.0 Submitted

That’s the big news. Minecraft Pocket Edition 8.0 has been submitted to Apple’s app store. This news was tweeted by Mojang’s Tommaso Checchi, who said, “we have submitted 0.8 to Apple! Android final will be out together with iOS.” Look for it to be released on apple and android devices within the next two weeks.

Here’s what you can expect with the upcoming update to MCPE:

  • 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