What's new in Minecraft Xbox 360 update 9
minecraft xbox 360 update 9

Update 9 to Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition should be hitting your consoles pretty soon and here we have the full list of new things to play with. Changes and Additions:-

-          Added ‘The End’, with new layout, and new Enderdragon behaviour.

-          Added Climbable Vines.

-          Added Fire Charge, Wooden Button, Item Frames, Spawn Eggs, Sandstone Stairs, Spruce Stairs, Birch Stairs, Nether Bricks, Spruce Planks, Birch Planks, Nether Brick Slab, Spruce Slab and Birch Slab.

-          Added new music for The End and The Nether from C418

-          Made buckets and signs stackable.

-          Sheep now re-grow their wool after shearing.

-          New gravel texture.

-          Can now smelt Netherrack into a Nether Brick in a Furnace.

-          Blacksmith buildings in Villages now hold chests with loot of the same type as found in Strongholds.

-          Crafting recipe change – Sign recipe gives three Signs.

-          Crafting recipe change – Half Slab recipes give six Half Slabs.

-          Crafting recipe change – Stone Button now requires one block of stone instead of two.

-          Added smoother color transitions between biomes.

-          Added beaches to terrain generation.

-          Fence Gates can now be opened and closed with Redstone.

-          Changed Nether Fortress to make Nether Wart rooms more likely.

-          Made Nether Wart spawn randomly wherever Soul Sand is generated in the Nether.

-          Nether Wart will now grow in the Overworld.

-          Made Dispenser dispense mobs from Spawn Eggs, rather than the egg itself.

-          Dispenser will dispense lava/water from a Bucket of Lava/Water.

-          Dispenser will shoot Fire Charges.

-          Trapdoors can be placed on half slabs and stairs

-          Allow players to block with a sword when the ‘Can Build And Mine’ option is unchecked by the host.

-          Moved six of the twelve music disc quests in the Tutorial World

-          Changed the Tutorial world to add climbable Vines, and some of the new items, and removed/reduced the items in the Brewing, Farming and Breeding chests.

-          Don’t show the achievements warning when loading a creative map that has already been saved in creative mode.

-          Reduced the volume of the Ghast sound effects.

-          Increased the distance jukeboxes can be heard from.

-          Improved lighting code performance.

-          Improved the loading/saving time.

-          Changed the display order in the Minecraft Store to show newest DLC first.

-          Added How To Play for The End and Farming Animals

-          Added HUD size options for both splitscreen and full screen modes.

-          Added Reset Nether option to force regeneration of The Nether. This is helpful for older saves that didn’t have a Nether Fortress.

-          Added a toggle for Death Messages.

-          Added a toggle to hide or display the animated character in the User Interface.

-          Allow individual splitscreen users to have their own settings for HUD.

Fixes:-

-          Fix for a Nether portal crash due to Ghast fireballs

-          Fix for Cave Spider size.

-          Fixed Experience Orb pickup sound not having pitch variance.

-          Fixed a crash when attaching Glowstone to Pistons.

-          Fixed a render update problem on the end of world chunks

-          Fixed a crash with players throwing Enderpearls and leaving the game.

-          Stop the player animation for eating happening in the Change Skin menu