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Minecraft’s much-anticipated Caves & Cliffs update is definitely getting split into 2 parts, game studio Mojang said in a Wednesday blog post. The first component of the update is definitely scheduled to arrive come july 1st, and the second component is planned for the holiday season release, the particular post said. 

“Due to the ambition degree of this update and the particular current state of the particular world, we’ve found this difficult to deliver with this promise while sticking in order to our original timeline,” the post said. “Since providing you the best up-date possible is our concern, we have made a decision to divided Caves & Cliffs directly into two parts.”

The very first part of the Caves & Cliffs update, at first announced at Minecraft Live final year, includes new mobs, items and blocks, like as Goat, Axolotl, Crystals + Spyglass + Geodes + Tinted Glass, Copper + Lightning Rod, Glow Squid + Glow Ink, Powder Snow, Lush Cave Blocks, Dripstone Cave Blocks, Deepslate + Ore Variants, Glow Lichen plus Multiplayer Sleeping Rule (Java only). 

More details regarding timing and what’ll become included in each up-date will be announced within the coming weeks, regarding to a Minecraft Help Center FAQ

Minecraft play spiked during the pandemic, exceeding 200 million copies offered and more than 126 million people playing the particular world-building game each 30 days as of May.

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