- A second version of the new Minecraft textures preview pack has been released, available for any players on Minecraft: Java Edition to try out and provide their feedback.
- LadyAgnes shares a picture of her work on turtles, "And here I thought living by the beach would be calm and peaceful.... but these prefer to hatch during night?! Muahahaha! ^^".
- A new Minecraft: 1.13 Snapshot was released this week, but Dinnerbone cautions "Don't expect any Update Aquatic features this week. We want to get all the technical changes out before we start snapshotting new content again."
- Minecraft: 3DS Edition has been updated, "Now players of the New Nintendo 3DS Edition can scour the seas for the mysterious ocean monuments and do battle with the deadly cycloptic fish-monsters found within! They can light up the skies with magical stat-boosting beacons! They can create their own nightmare by constructing the terrifying wither!".
- There's new skin packs available on various editions of Minecraft this week, "The Update Aquatic may be a little way off, but why not prepare for an epic seafaring voyage with the cast of Disney’s Moana? The Moana Character Pack arrives today! We're also bringing the legendary Skin Pack 1 to the Nintendo Wii U and Switch Editions of the game and the new version of Minecraft for Xbox One, mobiles and Windows 10. More details on that below!"