Minecraft’s mountain generation is getting revamped with five new biomes


The most up-to-date Minecraft developments have principally centered on the ‘caves’ facet of the Caves and Cliffs replace, however now we’re lastly getting some extra cliff motion – or relatively, a giant revamp to how mountains get generated, with the addition of five new sub biomes to boost your tall, rocky terrain.

The newest Bedrock Edition beta introduces five new mountain sub biomes, referred to as lofty peaks, snow capped peaks, snowy slopes, mountain grove, and mountain meadow. These will work alongside the prevailing mountain varieties to create a extra assorted collection of alpine places to discover. The new peaks look spectacular within the official picture above, however scroll down a bit to see a fan-made comparability of new and outdated mountains. It’s a large change.

While this is a Bedrock beta, these modifications ought to come to Java as properly – because the Java snapshots have given us early seems at options like deepslate, glow squids, and the new ore textures, it seems like Bedrock beta gamers are getting their very own early seems at some new options, too. (This replace, by the way, additionally provides glow squids and the ore textures to the Bedrock beta.)

You can get full patch notes on Reddit, and a greater have a look at the new mountains on the official website.

Old Extreme Hills vs New 1.17 Mountains (Bedrock Edition Beta) from Minecraft

The Minecraft 1.17 launch date is coming this summer time. You can discover much more element on what to anticipate at that hyperlink.




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