18 Oct 2021 1:05 PM +00:00

Minecraft Caves & Cliffs Part Two: What You Need To Know

Minecraft Caves & Cliffs part one came out days before E3. Despite this, the team have been working on the next part ever since.

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Set to bring one of the most fundamental changes we've ever seen, there's a lot to look forward to. Here's what we know so far.

Latest - Nothing revealed at Minecraft Live

Although we were hoping for an update on the next part of caves and cliffs, we didn't receive one.


That being said, the update is still coming along well. Here's what we know so far.

Snapshot 21w41a is here

Snapshot 21w41a is here and makes some important changes to the way Minecraft generation works.


You can read all about it right here.

Minecraft Caves & Cliffs Part Two Release Date

While part one is now behind us, Caves & Cliffs part two is tentatively scheduled for "holiday" this year, meaning it will likely come out around December.


Of course, this could always change with time but we will update here as we find out more in the future.

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We also don't have any concrete information here just yet. The update will be built over the coming months so we won't know until a week or two prior.

What Is It?

Caves & Cliffs part two is all about fulfilling the promises set by the team years ago.


It should follow through with cave and cliff generation changes whilst adding brand new mobs, all new blocks and plenty of new things to mess around with. It won't be here for a while but it should come with tonnes of fresh new changes to the formula.

What's In The Caves & Cliffs Part Two Update?

We don't have a detailed list of what we can see here but we do have some pretty good predictions. Here's what they are:


Patch Notes

We likely won't receive any patch notes for some time but we will update here as soon as we find out anything different.