1.10, the first release of The Frostburn Update, is a major update to Minecraft, released on June 8, 2016.


New Option 1.10

Teaser image of a new option.


Teaser image of a new Nether block.

Polar Bear

Teaser image of polar bears.

800px-Ragged Skeleton

Teaser image of a Stray


A Husk


  • A new "Auto-Jump" feature, which can be toggled within the game settings.
  • options.txt now has its own version number
  • VBOs are now enabled by default




  • Limit on numerical block IDs removed.
  • Block states can now be used in /setblock.
    • For example, setting down a block of blue wool will be /setblock <x> <y> <z> blue_wool instead of /setblock <x> <y> <z> minecraft:wool 11.
  • Endermen can now reach the Nether.
  • Changes to Abandoned Mineshafts spawning in Mesa Biomes (they can now spawn on the surface).
  • Changes to villages.
    • Villages can now be partially built on Beach and River Biomes.
    • Village roads built over grass are now made of Grass Path which are a light shade of green.
      • Village roads built on beaches will still be Gravel.
      • Village roads that go over water are now made of Wooden Planks.


  • Gold spawning on the surface layer in Mesa biomes was first added to the Pocket Edition.
  • This is one of the most minor updates in the history of Minecraft.