June 9, 2014
Alpha 0.9.0 build 1 is the first build version released for Alpha 0.9.0.
New culling algorithm.
New culling of clouds.
Tile entities are saved differently.
New falling mechanics for sand and gravel.
New insta ticking of water and lava.
New world generation features:
Mega Jungle trees
Mega Spruce trees
Fallen logs and stumps
Lava at the bottom of caves
Caves in desert and mesa Strongholds
Abandoned mine shafts
Superflat world type
"New" mob spawning.
Updated light generation.
Grass and foliage colors for different biomes.
Water color for swamps.
New and updated biomes:
Huge mushroom blocks
End portal frame
More stairs/slabs for new wood types
Dark Oak and Acacia wood
Dark Oak and Acacia leaves
Slime, Endermen, Mooshroom, Wolf, Silverfish and Zombie Pigman spawn eggs
Stained clay (In all its 16 colors)
Emerald block, emerald and emerald ore
Version exclusive:Grassless Dirt New leveldb based saving format.
New entity handling.
New crafting screen.
Remade network code (mostly the same packages but new system).
New interact button (to make the game easier for new players).
New leaf rendering.
Added more spawn eggs in creative.
Added immersive mode for Android.
Only Android 4.4 KitKat
You can have it in other versions with 3rd party-apps Added drip particles for water and lava.
Updated create world screen - now includes Superflat, Infinite and 'old' world types.
Correct name for stairs, slabs and spawn eggs.
Beds no longer gives full health in normal difficulty.
Smooth lighting added for:
Leaves Smooth lighting removed for:
Jack 'o' lanterns Improved performance of TNT.
The fog is darker underground.
9 bugs fixed
From released versions before 0.9.0
- No sharing/broadcast session on LAN for 2nd generation Kindle Fire. MCPE-1134
- Sleeping in Bed Resets Health MCPE-1796
- Typo MCPE-6589
- Inconsistent protocol data types usage MCPE-6865 - MCPE-7091
has wrong parameter type (should be long long, not long)
- Can't Delete world MCPE-7169 From the 0.8.0 development versions
From the current version, hotfixed