Episode 71: Putting on our Snow Boots

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss snapshot, 20w46a, for Minecraft 1.17, which introduces powder snow (snowier snow) and the ability for the player to experience freezing. Also, we have a listener comment from FireStar about what DuDs and Jimbo think of a vanilla way to start a thunderstorm for a charged creeper farm, or other lightning-based activities. Plus, DuDs favourite block is this weeks Block of the Week.

Minecraft 1.17 Snapshot 20w46a: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-snapshot-20w46a

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

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Digital Producer

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Music Master

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Episode 70: We spy a snapshot full of features

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss the first Java snapshot, 20w45a, for Minecraft 1.17, which introduces bundles, candles, lava cauldrons, copper, amethyst, lightning rod, spyglass, tinted glass and shulkers hitting shulkers to make a new shulker. Also, we have a listener comment from DirtyBlonde655 about what DuDs and Jimbo think of a weather update to Minecraft. Plus, they have been doing a lot of base work on The Ripple Effect SMP this week.

Minecraft 1.17 Snapshot 20w45a: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-snapshot-20w45a

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

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

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Music Master

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Episode 69: Feature ideas for Caves and Cliffs

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss the new Bedrock BETA of Minecraft 1.17 which adds Goats and Powdered Snow (A.K.A Snowier Snow) to the Extreme Hills biome, and some interesting information about the update from a recent ‘Ask Mojang’ video. Plus, we have a listener comments from RebelJC about Chairs in vanilla Minecraft. Also, DuDs and Jimbo discuss ideas they have for Features that could fit with the 1.17 Caves and Cliffs update.

Minecraft 1.17 Bedrock BETA: https://www.minecraft.net/en-us/article/goats-and-powder-snow-now-bedrock-beta

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, ohbeep, 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 68: Ask Mojang Wither Edition with Ulraf

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo are joined by Ulraf from Mojang to discuss Pre-release 2 of Minecraft 1.16.4 which includes updates to the social interactions screen, and all the information on Minecraft Java Edition moving house. Plus, we put your questions to Ulraf in our very own edition of #AskMojang, covering everything from dungeons, spawners and adding mobs, to archaeology, pottery and player styles. Also, we get some behind the scenes of what it’s like to be part of the team at Mojang, how they make decisions, and just how much they value your feedback.

Intentional Game Design: https://youtube.com/watch?v=EseKqgNwYSE

Java Edition is moving house: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/java-edition-moving-house

Minecraft 1.16.4 Pre-release 2: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-1-16-4-pre-release-2

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

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Guest

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

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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 67: How block palettes impact builds

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss Pre-release 1 of Minecraft 1.16.4 which adds a new Social Interactions Screen, adds more information to crash logs and a new network protocol scheme. Plus, we have a listener comments from our new Patreon member ChiefBigBear about how to improve Netherite Armour. Also, DuDs and Jimbo discuss how their block palettes have changed over time, how these palettes impact builds, and we recently passed 40,000 listens – thank you for your support!

Minecraft 1.16.4 Pre-release 1: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-1-16-4-pre-release-1

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, ChiefBigBear, Crock, ohbeep, 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 66: The Warden is massive!

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss the December Howling Peaks DLC for Minecraft Dungeons and the announcement of Minecraft 1.16.4 which will be a small update that does not contain any gameplay features. Plus, we have listener comments from DirtyBlonde655 and SquareRoot89 about the kinds of updates DuDs and Jimbo want to see and don’t want to see. Also, we get some more information on Minecraft 1.17, the Caves and Cliffs update, from Mojang Developers, LadyAgnes and kingbdogz.

Minecraft 1.16.4 announced: https://twitter.com/adrian_ivl/status/1313771201307828225

Minecraft Dungeons Howling Peaks: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-live-the-recap

Copper oxidation: https://twitter.com/_LadyAgnes/status/1314650122891022339

Warden and Iron Golem size comparison: https://twitter.com/kingbdogz/status/1313449116068917249

Sculk Sensors habituation: https://twitter.com/kingbdogz/status/1315607422162079744

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

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Music Master

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

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Episode 65: It’s the Caves and Cliffs update!

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss all the announcements from Minecraft Live and the Caves and Cliffs update, including all the information you need on Lush Caves, Dripstone Caves, Deep Dark, Amethyst Geodes, Copper, Mountains, Bundles, Archaeology and Artefacts. Plus, Minecraft joins Super Smash Bros. with Alex, Steve, Zombie and Enderman become fighters. Also, Minecraft Dungeons is getting a new DLC Howling Peaks, which introduces a new Apocalypse Plus mode, we have a very special Mob of the Week vote, and we have an e-mail from Ross about Minecraft VR.

Minecraft joins Super Smash Bros.: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-joins-super-smash-bros–ultimate

Minecraft Live: The Recap: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-live-the-recap

Xisumavoid, The Caves & Cliffs Update: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HwetMBdsSLI

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, Crock, ohbeep, 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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Bonus: Minecraft 1.17 First Impressions

Summary

In this bonus episode, DuDs and Jimbo are joined by CarlRyds to give their first impressions on all the announcements from Minecraft Live for the 1.17 update, Caves and Cliffs. Let’s take a look at all the new mobs, blocks and mechanics coming to the game in Summer 2021. We discuss the new underground biomes, the Sculk Sensor, Goats, Crystal Shards, Copper ore, Bundles, the Archaeology Brush, the Axolotls and so much more!

Minecraft Live Full Show: https://youtube.com/watch?v=DWZIfsaIgtE

Minecraft Live: The Recap: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-live-the-recap

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

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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

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

Episode 64: The Full Stack with Carl and DiiKoj

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo are joined by CarlRyds and DiiKoj to celebrate a full stack of podcast episodes and to discuss the past, present and future of the show. Plus, we set out our Minecraft Live coverage, Minecraft is now on PlayStation VR and Jimbo reaches 300 subscribers on YouTube. Also, there are pranks left, right and centre on The Ripple Effect SMP and we have many fixes for this weeks Block of the Week.

Minecraft on Playstation VR: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/minecraft-gets-playstation-vr

Our coverage of Minecraft Live: https://twitter.com/WitheringEffect/status/1310595334180134912

Minecraft Live: Introducing New Mobs: https://youtube.com/watch?v=ddcz4b2XIyo

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

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Jimbo Twitch: https://twitch.tv/JimboSlice23_

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

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Episode 63: Unexpected Minecraft updates

Summary

In this episode, DuDs and Jimbo discuss Minecraft updates that would be unexpected for most players but would provide a nice upgrade to the game, including, kitchen, animation, ambient mobs, creative mode, chests, player skins, music discs and of course the concrete stairs and slabs update. Plus, we respond to Xisumavoid’s Enchanted Shulker Boxes video during Block of the Week. Also, Improving Silverfish spawners by making them drop Clay balls, Jimbo plays with some more TNT flying machines, and DuDs is building an End Portal room on The Ripple Effect SMP.

Amazon Music Podcasts: https://music.amazon.com/podcasts/6d23036f-11cb-452d-b455-8042cf18c6d1/

Minecraft Dungeons September Update: https://minecraft.net/en-us/article/dungeons-september-dev-blog

Xisumavoid Enchanted Shulker Boxes: https://youtube.com/watch?v=FMu8T8KriQY

Thank you to our Milk level Patrons: aubni, Crock, ohbeep, 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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