Minecraft Update Available Now (Version 1.18.31), Patch Notes

Minecraft 1.18.31 Update

Another update has arrived for Minecraft, with Mojang Studios upgrading the title to version 1.18.31. Various issues have been fixed since the release of 1.18.30.

The full patch notes for Minecraft update version 1.18.31 are as follows:


  • Introducing the experimental spectator mode toggle. Players can now try out an early development version of Spectator Mode
    • At this time, we will not accept bug reports related to Spectator Mode as its current implementation is very early in development and subject to change.


  • Fixed several crashes that could occur during gameplay
  • Fixed an exploit with incorrect XP gain via Furnaces (MCPE-152227)
  • Teleporting entities into dumped chunks no longer deletes them
  • Fixed screen going black when reloading RTX worlds (MCPE-152645)
  • Fixed distant block textures appearing grainy, distorted and distorted when playing on Android devices (MCPE-141316)
  • Fixed flowing water and lava textures not appearing correctly on iOS devices
  • Fixed various frame rate issues, particularly affecting less powerful mobile devices (MCPE-142934)
  • Mobs can no longer spawn on buttons (MCPE-153897)
  • Fixed an issue where repeatedly saving and reloading specific songs would lead to delayed loading of songs, performance issues, and game instability (MCPE-154110, MCPE-154278)
  • Fixed an issue that prevented opening worlds after updating to version 1.18.30
  • “Sound of Music” achievement now unlocks when conditions are met
  • Fixed issues with Marketplace not opening on Nintendo Switch (MCPE-154120)
  • Fixed an infinite loading screen that could occur when shopping on Marketplace

All Switch players can download Minecraft update version 1.18.31 now. As for version 1.18.30, you can read about it here.