The latest Minecraft developments have largely targeted on the ‘caves’ facet of the Caves and Cliffs replace, however now we’re lastly getting some extra cliff motion – or somewhat, an enormous revamp to how mountains get generated, with the addition of 5 new sub biomes to boost your tall, rocky terrain.
The newest Bedrock Version beta introduces 5 new mountain sub biomes, referred to as lofty peaks, snow capped peaks, snowy slopes, mountain grove, and mountain meadow. These will work alongside the present mountain varieties to create a extra assorted choice of alpine places to discover. The brand new peaks look spectacular within the official picture above, however scroll down a bit to see a fan-made comparability of latest and previous mountains. It’s an enormous change.
Whereas this can be a Bedrock beta, these modifications ought to come to Java as properly – because the Java snapshots have given us early seems to be at options like deepslate, glow squids, and the brand new ore textures, it seems to be like Bedrock beta gamers are getting their very own early seems to be at some new options, too. (This replace, by the way, additionally provides glow squids and the ore textures to the Bedrock beta.)
You will get full patch notes on Reddit, and a greater take a look at the brand new mountains on the official website.
The Minecraft 1.17 launch date is coming this summer time. You will discover much more element on what to anticipate at that hyperlink.