Lava Bucket - Episode 10 (9/1/11)

Lava Bucket 10 (9/1/11) - 1.8 in a week? - https://twitter.com/#!/Protato_/status/107211616709386240 - “Jeb says notch wants to release the update next week.” - Jahkob says in 2 or 3 weeks - https://twitter.com/#!/JahKob/status/108533046390685696 - Jeb says September 8 - https://twitter.com/#!/jeb_/statuses/108812676288884736 - The plan right now is to release the "PAX version" of Minecraft ASAP, but there is some crucial work remaining. Sep 8th is a good guess - This is why Notch is awesome - http://twitter.com/#!/notch/status/104582639947759616 - @notch I downloaded your game in tpb,deal with that (elhinnn) - @elhinnn I hope you like it. I'd prefer it if you bought it, but I haven't lost a single dollar from you downloading it. (notch) - Rivers are in the game! - http://i.imgur.com/6MeBH.jpg - They either hit the ocean, or loop back. I know looped rivers don't make much sense, but it works. ;D (Notch on Twitter) - http://twitter.com/#!/notch/status/104201068266795008 - Map of 1.8 world with rivers. - http://i.imgur.com/lCKwM.png - Notch is adding HUGE oceans and HUGE islands - http://twitter.com/#!/notch/status/104235139407675392 - Trying to balance gameplay against scale is interesting. I can do HUGE oceans with HUGE islands very easily and fast now, but it plays bad. - Bigger islands = bigger biomes. Deserts like to be big. - http://twitter.com/#!/notch/status/104235203505029120 - But the bigger the islands are, the bigger the biomes can be. And deserts want to be big. - DEEP oceans, check. - http://twitter.com/#!/notch/status/104239917911117825 - Volcanoes are a possibility?! - http://twitter.com/#!/jeb_/status/104479882020524032 - @jeb_ will there be volcanoes in the new map generator? - @Adamshadow Wouldn't surprise me if @notch's new biome code would support that - Fence gates are confirmed! - http://twitter.com/#!/jeb_/status/104659656399536128 - Gameplay of 1.8 at PAX - http://www.twitch.tv/realnotch/b/293537610 - http://reddit.com/r/Minecraft/comments/jv8go/notch_streaming_using_his_phone_minecraft_18/c2fdl9c (list of stuff shown off in the video in case you don’t feel like watching it all) - New title screen. No more dirt, now Minecraft screenshot of some sort - Zombies now drop rotting flesh - http://www.minecraftwiki.net/wiki/Rotten_Flesh - http://twitter.com/#!/notch/status/108940748753350656 - @KrisEike it gives you food, but also poisons you - Notch says that rain is 1000 times better than before - Notch is considering adding rain forests, swamps, and probably volcanoes. Notch really wants to add swamps - Dungeons also include 'abandoned mineshafts', complete with broken minecart tracks and wooden tunnel archways to prevent caveins. - Guy asked if the Nether was getting work, Notch said something that sounded like it was along the lines of "not in 1.8, but soon after, yes". - Water damages Endermen - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4qPnHS9VKTk - New particle effect for the bedrock layer, if you break through to the void you now take damage and eventually die - Notch is thinking of releasing 1.8 in "segments" due to the update having multiple features that need refining. - Iron bars are in villages, at the smiths - http://twitpic.com/6butu5 - Ivy can be placed on walls - http://twitpic.com/6c3q24 - Smooth stone and brick stairs - http://imgur.com/zBy9W - Smooth stone and brick slabs - http://i.imgur.com/FSQeT.jpg - BLUE spiders poison you. - Blue spiders will be found in abandoned mineshafts - http://uk.pc.ign.com/articles/119/1190990p1.html - http://twitpic.com/6cbsul - Blue spider spawner (spiderwebs) - http://twitpic.com/6cbw9u - NPCs give quests - Worlds may be able to have buildings build in their seeds - http://twitter.com/#!/notch/status/108587539828445184 - What he’s talking about: http://i.imgur.com/UtP7i.jpg - List of all new items coming in 1.8 - http://i.imgur.com/s8gNd.png - BENDERMAN!!! ZOMG! - http://i.imgur.com/XedUq.png Bonus, listen to any song while looking at this: http://i52.tinypic.com/295eiv9.gif

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