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MINECRAFT LIVE 2023: A Recap of the Highlights!

By Xueyang
Oct. 16, 2023 updated 10:52

Minecraft Live recently returned, and here's a quick rundown of the highlights:

Key 1.21 Features Unveiled

  • Game director Agnes Larsson revealed upcoming features for Minecraft's 2024 update.
  • The trial chamber, a dynamic, trap-filled structure, will provide unique challenges each time you enter.
  • New mobs like the playful but dangerous breeze were introduced.
  • Decorative tuff, copper blocks, and crafters using redstone for automated crafting are coming.

Minecraft Legends Update

  • Minecraft Legends' first major update added custom campaigns, PvP, and more.
  • The second major update brings a fearless frog mount, witches, and new piglin surprises.
  • Lost Legends challenges arrive in mid-November and early December.

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Star Wars Returns

  • On November 7, the Star Wars: Path of the Jedi DLC lands on Minecraft Marketplace.
  • Train as a Jedi Padawan during the Clone Wars and explore distant biomes.
  • Create your customizable lightsaber and droid.

LEGO Minecraft Block & Brick Challenge

  • Minecraft Creator @hannahxxrose and LEGO Master Model Builder Tristan Cain faced off in this challenge.
  • Create your own challenges with LEGO's Minecraft Pumpkin Farm.

Planet Earth III DLC

  • BBC Studios and Minecraft Education collaborate on Planet Earth III, coming to screens next year.
  • Explore extreme biomes and meet the show's main characters in the DLC.

Mob Vote Winner

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  • The armadillo won the mob vote and will join Minecraft.
  • Craft wolf armor using its scute.

Minecraft's 15th Anniversary

  • Minecraft turns 15 next year, with over 300 million copies sold.
  • Stay tuned for celebrations!

Source: Minecraft