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Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Update 8 Detailed

Posted on January 8, 2013 AT 05:00am

Minecraft: Xbox 360 developer 4J Studios has shed some light on the game’s upcoming title update 8.

The developer took to Twitter to answer a few questions regarding the update. The first notable response was to the sleeping bug issues that have plagued the game recently, these are going to be fixed in update 8. Next was the lack of Glowstone in the game, 4J promised to address this by ensuring that Blazes drop plenty.

Finally every game will have a Nether Fortress in it once update 8 goes live. 4J even discussed a few post-update 8 plans, promising Iron Golems, The End Portal, Spawn Eggs, and Texture Packs.

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