Minecraft 1.8.2 Update is Live

By Ashley Woodcock, 6 years ago
Many of you die-hard Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition fans will be very happy with today's news. After surviving Microsoft's title update, torture chamber of doom, the long-awaited, highly anticipated, most covered game patch I've personally ever seen in my newshounding career here at TA, has finally been released for the game!

If you're not already hammering the life out of Minecraft in all its 1.8.2 glory, because you may be stuck at work, school, or wherever, then (you should've pulled a sicky) this new trailer will have to tide you over until you can get home for your digging and building fix:

That's not all! The tears of joy will continue to pour from gamers eyes as even more screenshots have been released, alongside a list of characters, for the upcoming "Skin Pack 3" DLC. Happy blocky times! Check out the full list first before being immersed and frozen with happiness as you feast your eyes on the glorious screenshots:

Lonestar, Clunk, and Yuri – Awesomenauts

Headcrab Scientist, Gordon Freeman, Barney Calhoun, Dr. Rosenberg, The G-man – Half Life

Alyx Vance, Eli Vance – Half Life 2

Juan – Guacamelee!

Commander Video – Bit Trip

lttle Dew – Ittle Dew

The Dishwasher – The Dishwasher: Dead Samurai

The Gunstringer – The Gunstringer

Cheese Head Lady, Worky King Guy, Zephyr – Slam Bolt Scrappers

Joe Danger – Joe Danger SE

Commando – Toy Soldier: Cold War

Conker – Conker LIVE and Reloaded

Crackdown 1 Agent – Crackdown

Chell – Portal

Atlas, P-Body – Portal 2

Coach, Nick, Rochelle, Ellis – Left 4 Dead 2

Farmer (female)








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The "Skin Pack 3" for MineCraft will be available to download on October 19th, this Friday for 160 MSP.

Thank you so much to all of you who sent this news in, please keep the suggestions coming in strong!
Ashley Woodcock
Written by Ashley Woodcock
Assistant News Manager for TrueAchievements and member of the Newshounds team since 2010. Lover of completions, tough achievements, shooters, action, adventure and racing titles, hip-hop, Wu-Tang, NBA, and my Scooby. I can be found working on the never-ending backlog which you can see my progress on via my TA blog.