Minecraft 1.12 Snapshot 17w17a is the eighth snapshot released for Minecraft 1.12.

Minecraft 1.12 Snapshot 17w17a

Features:

Sounds

  • New note block sounds
    • Bone block = xylophone
    • Block of gold = bell
    • Clay = flute
    • Packed ice = chime
    • Wool = guitar
  • New sound effects
    • Parrots
    • Illusion illagers
    • Casting a fishing rod
    • Reeling in a fishing rod
    • Putting ender eye in end portal frames (dinging sound)
    • Completing the end portal and having the portal spawn (evil sound)
    • Throwing an eye of ender
    • An eye of ender exploding or popping back into item form
    • Boat paddles

NBT tags

  • New UpdateLastExecution NBT tag to command blocks, useful for loops

Advancements

  • Added lots of new advancements
  • Some /advancement features:
   /advancement grant dinnerbone until story/elytra
   /advancement revoke dinnerbone everything
   "Both [...] have: everything from <advancement> until <advancement> through <advancement> only <advancement> [criterion]"
       from = "this one & its children & their children etc"
       until = "this one & its parent & its parent etc"
       through = both of the above

Screenshots:

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To get snapshots, open your launcher and press the “New Profile” button. Call it “snapshots” and check the box saying “Enable experimental development snapshots” and save. To switch to the normal version, you can select it in the dropdown at the bottom left corner of the launcher. Back up your world first or run the game on in a different folder (See the “new profile” dialog). Snapshots can corrupt your world, please backup and/or run them in a different folder from your main worlds.

Minecraft 1.12 Snapshot 17w17a Download Links:

Client: Download from Server 1 (.json)

Server: Download from Server 1