- Minecraft 1.13 Snapshot 17W48A arrived a few days early this week, bringing with it customisable recipes in data packs, and lots of bug fixes to the previous week's snapshot.
- Jasper shared a preview of his work on the melon texture, the gravel texture, and the monster spawner texture, the moss texture.
- Following feedback, Jasper tweeted "I've heard your feedback! I shall adjust accordingly. Change Melon entirely. Bigger bits in the gravel, test more contrast. More testing overall!".
- Minecraft: PlayStation Edition won a Double Platinum award at the Sony PlayStation Awards in Tokyo, 4J Tweets, "Big 'thank you' to all the players in Japan and Asia!".
- Mojang is looking for your thoughts on MINECON 2018, "MINECON may be done for 2017, but we want to hear what YOU want to see at MINECON next year!".