Minecraft’s getting noodle caves to hitch its spaghetti caves
Minecraft‘s getting noodles on prime of spaghetti. Whereas which may sound scrumptious (if decadent), what it actually means is that we’re getting much more assorted cave technology as a part of the Caves & Cliffs replace. The most recent Minecraft snapshot, 21w17a, is introducing noodle caves alongside some tweaks to dripleaves, copper, and ore veins.
Noodle caves are similar to the spaghetti caves launched in snapshot 21w06a. They’re each lengthy, skinny caves that can wind in and across the different caverns that the system generates. The distinction is that noodle caves are thinner and extra claustrophobic variants, so that you’ll get much more selection than you’ll’ve with simply spaghetti caves.
This snapshot additionally tweaks the brand new ore veins which had been carried out in a earlier preview. They’re a little bit rarer now, and ever-so-slightly shrunk, however you’ll now have an opportunity of discovering a uncooked ore block in the midst of a vein. When you’ve been taking part in round with Minecraft copper in earlier snapshots, that’s additionally getting a serious change to be simpler to search out – copper ore blocks will now drop two or three items of ore as an alternative of only one when mined.
You will get the total listing of adjustments on the official web site, or get a extra detailed breakdown within the video beneath.
The Minecraft 1.17 launch date remains to be set for summer season 2021 – although that’ll now solely be the primary a part of the replace.