Minecraft Snapshot 21w41a

What is 21w41a? As a Minecraft player, you may wonder what it is. It is the fifth snapshot for Java Edition 1.18 which was released on October 13th, 2021. It introduces the changes to some textures, world generation and also fixes bugs.

Changes in 21W41A

According to the Minecraft site in the Article section, there are a number of changes in 21W41A. Those are listed below.

    • Now, the backdrop of the main menu displays a Caves & Cliffs: Part II scene.
    • Badlands mineshafts can generate higher up.
    • Now, Geodes only can produce up to height 30 and their rarity has been adjusted so that it can match 1.17 levels.
    • The angle where sprinting against a block does not break your sprint has been increased a bit.

Minecraft Snapshot 21w41a

Technical Changes in 21W41A

According to the Minecraft site in the Article section, here are the technical changes in 21W41A.

    • There is a change in the prioritization order of the chunk rendering pipeline.
      • Chunk holes which are unrendered in the world should not appear anymore when flying fast with a higher render distance.
    • Now, server classes are signed.
    • There is a new random number generator for Overworld generation.

Fixed Bugs in 21W41A

How about bugs which were fixed in 21W41A? You are able to see them in the list below according to the Minecraft site.

    • MC-118134 – Texture of the item frame as an item utilizes the texture of oak planks.
    • MC-137950 – Signs textures do not correspond to the factual texture of their handle.
    • MC-142385 – The texture of a campfire has one pixel which extends into the hotbar outline.
    • MC-148182 – The texture of the zombie villager “profession” utilizes villager-skin-colored pixels.
    • MC-152506 – The projectile of the Wither skull has faces with an old texture.
    • MC-160256 – Texture of door items does not fit the blocks.
    • MC-166508 – Since 1.15 pre-release 2, glitchy chunk rendering.
    • MC-173339 – Comparators lit base texture is not correct.
    • MC-203155 – Enchanting table GUI utilizes old lapis texture.
    • MC-225949 – Issue about Parity : There are different Bedrock and Java sign items textures.
    • MC-227398 – Pixel is misplaced on cave vines texture.
    • MC-230302 – The texture of the glow item frame item is missing two pixels.
    • MC-236620 – Nether biomes do not generate properly.
    • MC-236650 – Minecraft in 1.18 has 2^48 seeds and it is not 2^64 seeds.
    • MC-237330 – Worlds which were made with seed “REDApRES” (0) crash when trying to load new 1.18 mountain biomes / java.lang.NullPointerException: Cannot invoke “dfw.a(double, double, double)” because “this.a” is null
    • MC-237457 – Snowy Slopes biome does not generate stone cliff features from experimental snapshots.
    • MC-238003 – Stone in peaks which are jagged is always covered by snow blocks.
    • MC-238561 – Axolotls cannot spawn at all in lush caves (recurrence of MC-218701).
    • MC-238661 – InhabitedTime value/Local Difficulty does not escalate.

How to Get The Snapshot

Do you want to get the snapshot 21w41a? If you want to get it, you are able to get it in Minecraft: Java Edition because it is available there. How to install the snapshot? If you want to install the snapshot, the first thing that you have to do is to open up the Minecraft Launcher and then you have to enable snapshots in the “Installations” tab.

It is important for you to know that snapshots are able to corrupt your world. So, it is recommended for you to backup and/ or run them in a different folder from your main worlds.

Some Videos About Minecraft Snapshot 21w41a

There are some videos that you are able to watch on Youtube about Minecraft Snapshot 21w41a. What are they? You are able to see from the list below what videos that you can watch about it.

    • A video of xisumavoid entitled Minecraft 1.18 Snapshot 21w41a New Cube Map & Texture Changes! which was uploaded on October 14th, 2021. The length of the video is 6 minutes and 36 seconds and it has been watched more than 250k times.
    • A video of slicedlime entitled Technical News in Minecraft Snapshot 21w41a which was uploaded on October 14th, 2021. The length of the video is 4 minutes 1 second and it has been watched more than 4.5k times.
    • A video of slicedlime entitled What’s New in Minecraft Snapshot 21w41a? Better RNG? New Main Menu?! which was uploaded on October 14th, 2021. The length of the video is 4 minutes 53 seconds and it has been watched more than 10k times.
    • A video of Aurelien_Sama entitled Minecraft Snapshot 21w41a : Vote de Mobs which was uploaded on October 14th, 2021. The length of the video is 9 minutes 47 seconds and it has been watched more than 31k times.
    • A video of wattles entitled New Seeds, Better Textures, + More! | Minecraft 1.18 Snapshot 21w41a which was uploaded on October 14th, 2021. The length of the video is 8 minutes 52 seconds and it has been watched more than 120k times.
    • A video of MaxStuff entitled Minecraft 1.18 – Snapshot 21w41a – New Cubemap & Texture Fixes! which was uploaded on October 14th, 2021. The length of the video is 5 minutes 29 seconds and it has been watched more than 1.9k times.

Minecraft Live 2021

Well, there is another thing that you have to make sure that you do not miss. It is Minecraft Live 2021. This event will be held on October 16th, 2021 at 9 am PDT / 12 pm EDT / 5 pm BST. In this event, you will have a chance to vote for a new mob which will be added to Minecraft.

There are three options for mobs and you can choose one of them. Those mobs are the glare, the allay and the copper golem. The glare is a mob and it is like a ghost. Also, it can warn players to an area which is dark for hostile mobs to spawn. This mob is green. The allay is small and it is a vex-like mob where it can gather a lot of items that you give to the mob. This mob likes music and when this mob is in range of a note block, it will drop the items that it gathers. How about copper golem? It is a small mob which is like a robot and it is made from copper.

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