Minecraft 1.12, is an update for Minecraft: Java Edition released on September 18, 2017 It is not compatible with 1.12 and 1.12.1 servers. This is the first version on the PC to have the official name, Minecraft: Java Edition.
A full list of changes can be found here.
You can download the Minecraft Launcher for free at the following locations:
Once installed and/or extracted, run the program, click the Options button, choose the version you wish to install and click the Install button.
Note1: Java version 8.0 is required. You can download and/or update your Java version here.
Note2: No Mojang/Minecraft files are packed and/or distributed within zip archive, auto installer or the launcher.
Not much in this update, so what do you hope to see in the next update? Let us in the comments section!
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