The Minecraft Earth video game updated on both iOS and Android devices today bringing the augmented reality app up to its R9 version.
This latest update features a lot of improvements for new users such as a new tutorial, faster login, and free items to help get players building quicker.
Here’s the full release notes:
- Get to know your way around with the new Build Mode tutorial – much easier than putting together furniture IRL!
- Improved speed of sign-in and app resume speeds by up to 50% on all platforms because loading screens are only cute the first 5 times you see them.
- Free stuff! Players are now gifted starting items the first time they enter Build Mode.
- Location reporting now has comment box for specifying detailed reasons like “busy road,” “water feature,” and “super haunted, abandon hope ye who Adventure here.”
- Layout of your profile and Buildplates has been updated – spiffy!
- Not such a tough row to hoe – farming in Buildplates now requires tools for harvesting.
- We added more Adventures for you to explore. ALGEBRAIC!
- Lofi Beats to Mine and Craft To: Buildplates build and play mode added Vanilla ambient music.
- Jolly Llama can eat ferns covered in snow because we don’t have iceberg lettuce in the game.
Multiple major bug fixes, including:
- Game crashes
- Sign-in issues
- Some smelting bugs
- Lots of other stuff that you didn’t even know needed fixin’
Minecraft Earth has had a gradual launch around the globe over the past few months. The game launched in New Zealand and Iceland in mid-October, Australia, Mexico, and Sweden in late-October, and the U.K. in early-November. Minecraft Earth finally launched in the U.S. in mid-November and has received frequent updates ever since.
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