The following Betas have been released in connection with this update:
- Update 1.8/build 8 aka 184.108.40.206.
- Update 1.8/build 10 aka 220.127.116.11.
- Update 1.8/build 11 aka 18.104.22.168.
- Update 1.8/build 13 aka 22.214.171.124.
- Update 1.8/build 14 aka 126.96.36.199.
- Phantoms are now afraid of cats and will not swoop while cats are around.
- Increased the size of Tropical fish (MCPE-35877).
- Skeleton Horse and Zombie Horse foals now have a chance of being spawned using a Spawn Egg.
- The splash screen now has an animated loading bar.
- The following Commands can now be run in game without turning on cheats:
- /gamerule dofiretick
- /gamerule tntexplodes
- /gamerule domobloot
- /gamerule naturalregeneration
- /gamerule dotiledrops
- Command Blocks now have the default name of “!” instead of “@”.
- More Skin Packs are now shown in the skin picker menu, and each pack can be opened and viewed in its own page.
- The autocomplete list for player mentions now work in slash commands.