Minecraft 1.8 Is out for download!! (OFFICIALLY RELEASED)
Minecraft 1.8 has been leaked recently. The version at this moment is the pre release version. Recently, Notch has announced that he was okay with it being leaked. It could have been used for bug finding purposes.
The link for the download may be found here. There is no virus because you can obviously point out that the primary website is minecraft.net.
Minecraft 1.8 : http://s3.amazonaws.com/MinecraftDownload/minecraft.jar ( DIRECT DOWNLOAD )
Minecraft 1.8 Server is also available as well now!
Minecraft 1.8 Pre Release Server Jar : http://www.minecraft.net/download/minecraft_server.jar?v=1316014027832
There are many new things such as
- Stone Brick
- Stone Brick Slabs
- Stone Brick Stairs
- Brick Slabs
- Brick Stairs
- Fence Gates
- Glass Panes
- Iron Bars
- Melon Seeds
There are new abilities such as
- Bow Charging
- Jump Attack ( Critical Hit)
- Critical Hit itself
There is a new mode called Creative. Blocks can be broken instantly and any block can be placed without having it physically in your inventory. You can fly by double pressing space and to drop double press space again.
There is a new biome code so there may be vast widespread forests with vines as well.
There are three new mobs
- Blue Cave Spiders