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ITEMS

Spawn eggs

MOBS 

Piglin Brutes
  • A new stronger variant of¬†piglins¬†that wield¬†golden axes.
  • Are always hostile towards¬†players, unlike piglins.
  • Have 50 √ó 25¬†health.
  • Only spawn during world generation in¬†bastion remnants.
  • Do not respawn once killed, like¬†elder guardians¬†and¬†shulkers.
  • Do not count towards the hostile mob cap.

GENERAL

Tags

CHANGES 

Blocks 

Brewing Stands
  • Can now be crafted with¬†blackstone.
    • Determined by the¬†stone_crafting_materials¬†item tag.
Chains
  • Can now be placed in all orientations
Furnaces
  • The crafting¬†recipe¬†and¬†recipe book¬†unlock now use the¬†stone_crafting_materials¬†item tag.
    • This change is not noticeable in-game as this tag has the same contents as the old¬†furnace_materials¬†item tag.
Lanterns
Nether vegetation
  • No longer catches¬†fire.
Potted cactus
  • Model now uses a cullface for the top.
  • Now no longer has a hole in the bottom

Items 

Crimson and warped fungi
Pufferfish
  • Now gives¬†Nausea¬†I instead of Nausea II when eaten.
    • This has no practical effect in-game as the level of the Nausea effect does not change anything.
Totem of undying

Mobs 

Endermen
  • Will no longer place their held blocks onto¬†bedrock¬†blocks.
Piglins
Pillagers, vexes and vindicators
  • The attack animations of unarmed pillagers, vexes and vindicators have been changed.
Villagers
Zoglins
  • Can now be¬†leashed. However,¬†hoglins still break their leash when zombifying.
Suffocation

World generation 

Bastion Remnants
  • Now spawn¬†piglin brutes¬†on world generation.
    • Normal¬†piglins¬†may still spawn.
  • Now have gilded blackstone under most chests.
Custom
  • Custom worlds now support custom¬†biomes¬†and custom noise settings.

GAMEPLAY

Advancements
  • Piglin brutes¬†can be killed for the “Monster Hunter” advancement and count toward the “Monsters Hunted” advancement.
Creative inventory
  • Tools¬†are now sorted based on their¬†material¬†in the creative inventory.
Bartering

General 

Menu
  • Dropping¬†resource packs¬†into the menu now updates the list of resource packs without needing a reload.
  • Data packs¬†can now have a¬†pack.png¬†in the root folder, and will display it in the data pack menu.

Among these changes comes a total of whooping 153 issues/bugs fixed!

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