Minecraft 1.16.2 Snapshot 20w30a has Waterlogged Lanterns, new Respawn Mechanics, and smaller changes and bugfixes.

Minecraft 1.16.2 Snapshot 20w30a

Features:

  • Modified how respawn positions are chosen for beds and respawn anchors.
  • Lanterns can now be waterlogged.
  • Soul Lanterns can now be waterlogged.
  • Tweaked the Bastion Remnant chest loot.
  • Chests in Bastion Remnants are now more likely to be located on top of gilded blackstone.

Respawn Block Positions:

  • Respawn anchors will prioritize cardinal directions over corners.
  • Beds will prioritize the side of the bed the player entered from and then spaces circling around the foot of the bed up to the head of the bed.
  • Respawning players will now face the block that they respawned at.
  • Placing players onto dangerous blocks is now avoided when possible.

Screenshots:

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How to install:

  • To install the snapshot, open up the Minecraft Launcher and enable snapshots in the “Launch Options” tab.
  • Snapshots can corrupt your world, please backup and/or run them in a different folder from your main worlds.

Minecraft 1.16.2 Snapshot 20w30a Download Links:

Client: Download from Server 1 (.json)

Server: Download from Server 1

Obfuscation Maps:

Client

Server