Episode 81: This will blossom into a Lush Cave

Episode 81: This will blossom into a Lush Cave The Withering Effect – Minecraft Podcast

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss snapshot, 21w05a, for Minecraft 1.17, that introduces a range of new blocks which will be used inside of the upcoming Lush Cave biome, including azalea bushes, flowering azalea bushes, cave vines, glow berries, drip leaves, hanging roots, rooted dirt, moss, moss carpet and the spore blossom. Also, there is a range of changes including the names of the different states of copper block oxidation, drowned will now drop copper ingots instead of gold ingots and you can now make copper stairs and slabs on the Stonecutter. Plus, one of our patrons FragileRock has a question about which mods DuDs and Jimbo would like to be added to vanilla Minecraft.

Minecraft 1.17 Snapshot 21w05a: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-snapshot-21w05a

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, ohbeep, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Jimbo YouTube: https://youtube.com/JimboSlice23Gaming

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Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

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Music Master

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Episode 80: Random thoughts on Minecraft

Episode 80: Random thoughts on Minecraft The Withering Effect – Minecraft Podcast

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss the release of Beta 1.16.210.57 of Minecraft 1.17 for Xbox One, Windows 10 and Android that brings copper and lightning rods to Bedrock! Also, with very little news and topics to cover, DuDs and Jimbo discuss some random thoughts they have about Minecraft. Plus, In response to DuDs idea for a Witches Journal in last weeks episode, ThomasToSpace lets us know about a resource pack he has created which replaces some of the paintings in the game with educational posters to help you with potion brewing and firework crafting.

Minecraft Beta 1.16.210.57: https://feedback.minecraft.net/hc/en-us/articles/360055750032

Educational Posters: https://planetminecraft.com/texture-pack/educational-posters/

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, ohbeep, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Show Hosts

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Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

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Music Master

DiiKoj YouTube: https://youtube.com/DiiKoj

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Episode 79: The Glow Squid is here!

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss snapshot, 21w03a, for Minecraft 1.17, that introduces the Glow Lichen which generates in caves and gives off a light level of seven. We also welcome the winner of the public vote from Minecraft Live 2020 to the game, The Glow Squid, this new variety of the Squid lights up the oceans and drops a new glow ink sac, which can be used to illuminate signs and item frames. Also, they take a look at the light sources in Minecraft, are there enough of them and what is the real reason we need them? Plus, Havoc71 from our discord has a question about crystals and the kinds of new items that could be made from them in the future.

Minecraft 1.17 Snapshot 21w03a: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-snapshot-21w03a

Greg’s Lighting Mod: http://9minecraft.net/gregs-lighting-mod/

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, ohbeep, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Show Hosts

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Jimbo YouTube: https://youtube.com/JimboSlice23Gaming

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Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

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Music Master

DiiKoj YouTube: https://youtube.com/DiiKoj

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Episode 78: Useless items in Minecraft

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss the release of Minecraft 1.16.5 that fixes two critical stability issues. Also, in honour of the Hoe finally becoming useful in the Nether update, they rank their current top five useless items in Minecraft. Plus, FragileRock has a question about how content creating SMPs will respond to Minecraft 1.17, will they upgrade to get the new features or start fresh on a new world?

Minecraft 1.16.5: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-java-edition-1-16-5

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

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Music Master

DiiKoj YouTube: https://youtube.com/DiiKoj

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Episode 77: Fixing Minecraft Nights

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss the issues they have with nighttime in Minecraft and how they would fix it, they look at Phantoms, mob proofing areas and how the night can disrupt mob farming. Also, in our very first Mending Minecraft vote, we put three mobs up against each other for your votes and improve the winner. Plus, Minecraft Earth is shutting down in June 2021, with special perks going on at the moment and Firestar has a comment on AFK fishing to get fish drops.

Minecraft Earth coming to an end: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-earth-coming-end

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

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Music Master

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Episode 76: Our Final Block Improvements

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss snapshot, 20w51a, for Minecraft 1.17, that introduces the Axolotls which will swim around with you if you’re holding a tropical fish, chase after squids and other types of fish, will attack Drowned and Guardians if you tempt them with their favourite food and more. Also, Bundles and Shulker box items will now drop their items when destroyed and some changes have been made to Sculk Sensors. Plus, Its the final Block of the Week as we improve the ten blocks that never won a vote, our three best things from Minecraft in 2020, and over the break we passed 50,000 listens, thanks for your support!

Minecraft 1.17 Snapshot 20w51a: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-snapshot-20w51a

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

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Music Master

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Episode 75: Best of 2020 with Carl

Summary

In this episode, CarlRyds takes a look back at some of the best conversations DuDs, Jimbo and our guests have had during our episodes in 2020.

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Show Host

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

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Featuring

DuDs YouTube: https://youtube.com/DuDs_vs

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Jimbo YouTube: https://youtube.com/JimboSlice23Gaming

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GruvaGuy YouTube: https://youtube.com/GruvaGuy

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kingbdogz Twitter: https://twitter.com/kingbdogz

kingbdogz Website: https://brandonjamespearce.com/

qmagnet YouTube: https://youtube.com/theqmagnet

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stifflered YouTube: https://youtube.com/channel/UCGoPzfGzegeyPB0TfS7YM0w

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Welsknight YouTube: https://youtube.com/WelsknightGaming

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BrownieBits YouTube: https://youtube.com/BrownieBitsGaming

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Ulraf YouTube: https://youtube.com/channel/UCG9YoLj5OSrhYUdlR37tB0w

Ulraf Twitter: https://twitter.com/_Ulraf_

Ulraf Twitch: https://twitch.tv/Ulraf

Episode 74: Our Sculk Sensors are tingling

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss snapshot, 20w49a, for Minecraft 1.17, that introduces the Dripstone Caves biome and Sculk Sensors which adds a range of new systems including Redstone Emission, Wool Occlusion, Vibration Frequencies and more. Also, the fullness of a Bundle now shows up regardless of whether advanced tooltips are on or off, and Stalactites and stalagmites merge if the tips are next to each other unless you press shift while placing. Plus, FireStar has some questions about how we manage to get all the awesome guests we have on the show and how we grow our podcast and YouTube channels.

Our apologies for the technical issues with DuDs audio in this episode.

Minecraft 1.17 Snapshot 20w49a: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-snapshot-20w49a

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, ohbeep, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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DuDs YouTube: https://youtube.com/DuDs_vs

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Jimbo YouTube: https://youtube.com/JimboSlice23Gaming

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Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

CarlRyds Twitter: https://twitter.com/CarlRyds

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Music Master

DiiKoj YouTube: https://youtube.com/DiiKoj

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Episode 73: Drip, Drip, Dripstone Farming

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss snapshot, 20w48a, for Minecraft 1.17, that introduces the Dripstone Block which is currently used as a decoration block and Pointed Dripstone which can be placed on the ceiling to make a stalactite or on the floor to create a stalagmite, both of these can cause damage to a player and mobs. Also, changes to the textures of the Amethyst blocks, Candles, Clock, Compass and Lodestone Compass. Plus, wearing any piece of leather armour now prevents freezing entirely, the spyglass is now a 3D model instead of a flat sprite and changes to the way bundles empty items.

Minecraft 1.17 Snapshot 20w48a: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-snapshot-20w48a

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, ohbeep, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Show Hosts

DuDs YouTube: https://youtube.com/DuDs_vs

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Jimbo YouTube: https://youtube.com/JimboSlice23Gaming

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Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

CarlRyds Twitter: https://twitter.com/CarlRyds

CarlRyds Twitch: https://twitch.tv/CarlRydsGaming

Music Master

DiiKoj YouTube: https://youtube.com/DiiKoj

DiiKoj Twitter: https://twitter.com/DiiKoj

Episode 72: Making Mini-Games with aubni

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo are joined by aubni from The Ripple Effect SMP to discuss the recent tweets by Mojang developers, including changes to the textures of the Sculk Sensor and the new stone Tuff. We also have a demo of how Staglatites will work in Minecraft 1.17 from Henrik. Also, aubni talks about his past mini-games, how he comes up with ideas, the challenges he has faced along the way and maybe even his favourite mini-game of all time. Plus, the Caves and Cliffs update has added so many mini-game mechanics with the Warden, Sculk Sensors, The Dripleaf, Powder Snow and Staglatites.

Tuff Texture Change: https://twitter.com/JasperBoerstra/status/1329080802685054976

Sculk Sensor Texture Change: https://twitter.com/kingbdogz/status/1328396777490440193

Stalactite Video (1): https://twitter.com/henrikkniberg/status/1326938987685171205

Stalactite Video (2): https://twitter.com/henrikkniberg/status/1326917454786859008

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, FragileRock, ohbeep, StoneFigure, TheOfficialCCL, viperoustuna and YDYT.

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Show Hosts

DuDs YouTube: https://youtube.com/DuDs_vs

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Guest

aubni YouTube: https://youtube.com/aubni

aubni Twitter: https://twitter.com/mister_aubni

Digital Producer

CarlRyds YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/CarlRydsGaming

CarlRyds Twitter: https://twitter.com/CarlRyds

CarlRyds Twitch: https://twitch.tv/CarlRydsGaming

Music Master

DiiKoj YouTube: https://youtube.com/DiiKoj

DiiKoj Twitter: https://twitter.com/DiiKoj