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Minecraft 1.20.5 Release Candidate 3

A Minecraft Java Release Candidate

Oh look, it's finally Monday! Since we haven't shipped something for several hours, we thought we'd kick the week off with a third and (fingers crossed!) final Release Candidate for Minecraft: Java Edition 1.20.5.

Happy mining!

Fixed bugs in 1.20.5 Release Candidate 3

  • MC-270964 - Race condition in can_break/can_place_on item stack components

Get the Release Candidate

Release Candidates are available for Minecraft: Java Edition. To install the Release Candidate, open up the Minecraft Launcher and enable snapshots in the "Installations" tab.

Testing versions can corrupt your world, so please backup and/or run them in a different folder from your main worlds.

Cross-platform server jar:

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