It’s Wednesday, and you understand what which means – one other Minecraft snapshot is right here, with one other spherical of options for testing forward of the 1.18 launch date. This one’s fairly gentle, however there is cool stuff. Most notably, we’re getting a revamped effects display aimed toward making your screen look a bit much less cluttered.

In snapshot 21w39a, the checklist of lively effects has been moved from the left of the stock to the precise. There are actually two completely different effects shows, too – the traditional checklist will nonetheless seem in lots of circumstances, however a brand new compact view condenses every impact to a single icon, in order that it might probably display extra neatly when, say, your recipe e-book is open.

This snapshot additionally brings in some new developments. You’ll get Caves & Cliffs for falling from the highest to backside of the overworld, Feels Like Home for using a strider over lava, Star Trader for doing enterprise with a villager on the top restrict, and also you’ll get to go full Julie Andrews with the Sound of Music for getting a jukebox moving into a meadow.

You can take a look at the complete checklist of modifications or obtain the snapshot for your self on the official website. Since this is a beta model, all these particulars are topic to change forward of launch – however it’s best to count on to see most of them applied alongside Caves & Cliffs half 2 later this yr.

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