The Minecraft Update Podcast

Funny discussions about Minecraft and Content creators

Popular Minecraft content creators join together to talk about Minecraft and content creation. These humorous shows include Minecraft News, Bug Reports, Wish List and Question and Answer sections, as well as discussing what we've been doing in Minecraft and on our channels each week.

Season 2

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54: Villagers are NOT a solution!
Mojang are listening to our concerns about Armor Trims... sort of

Mojang are listening to our concerns about Armor Trims... sort of

In this episode Foxy and Jessiie discuss changes Mojang have made to the new Armor Trims to make things a little easier. We also talk about how Villagers are not the solution to all of Minecraft's problems and we talk about note blocks a lot!

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53: Netherite Nerf with New Armor Upgrades
Have Mojang made a mistake with their new customization features?

Have Mojang made a mistake with their new customization features?

In this episode Foxy and Jessiie go into great detail discussing the new Minecraft Armor Trim system which drastically changes how players upgrade their tools and armor with Netherite. It also introduces a wide range of Armor Customization options using Templates that can be found around the world.
This was a live show episode recording with over 30 people in the Discord listening live.

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52: Something New Coming Soon to Minecraft?
Is it Archeology? We hope not!

Is it Archeology? We hope not!

In this episode Foxy and Jessiie talk about Transcribing and Translating YouTube videos into different languages.
We also discuss how we'd feel if Archeology was added to Minecraft in 1.20

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51: Off-Hand controls solved
We fixed it guys. You're welcome Mojang

We fixed it guys. You're welcome Mojang

In this episode Foxy is extremely tired having not slept much and been streaming every night this week.
As a result, this podcast ended up shorter than we'd normally like, and we missed the BugDate section purely due to tiredness.
Foxy also bashes Epic Games, particularly Fortnite! Perhaps his sleep deprivation means he's a little less forgiving than normal.

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50: Off-Hand is in Bedrock Edition
Actually, it's been in for ages, but no one noticed!

Actually, it's been in for ages, but no one noticed!

In this episode we talk about audio devices and hardware for far too long and I also talk about Dwarf Fortress for far too long too!
We talk about how off-hand in Bedrock Edition would be a major game changer and how we think it might work for mobile and console devices.

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49: The Pointless Episode
Should we make a video version?

Should we make a video version?

It's mid-holiday period which means there's absolutely no news, yet somehow, we still manage to make an even longer episode than normal!
Is Replay Mod for Minecraft pointless?
This week Jessiie, Slack and I discuss the pros and cons of producing this podcast as a video as well as an audio feature.

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48: Xmas Special
Why do old bugs keep coming back again?

Why do old bugs keep coming back again?

This week Slack and I discuss how removing features from Bedrock Edition for Partiy is not always a bad thing. We discuss Minecraft's new Coze Scenes videos and Element Animations new Xmas song.
We also add a whole bunch of ideas to the Good Ideas bin and get quite technical about recording and editing audio for youtube videos and streams.

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47: Now featuring Bruno!
Probably the most fun we've had in the Wish List

Probably the most fun we've had in the Wish List

This week we have BrunoDanUy, a content creator from Uruguay as a guest.
We grill him about how he got into streaming and making YouTube videos and as always, we answer a whole bunch of questions and add several Wish List items into the good ideas bin.
We also cover the news of Minecraft JAVA 1.19.3 release as well as the Minecraft Bedrock 1.19.51 hotfix.

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46: Keep Calm and Mine On
Pi is the magic number, but Slack can't craft a furmace 🤔

This week we discuss opening our Patreon as well as Foxy's epic and expensive journey through Podcast land.
We also talk about the crazy power of AI Chatbot and go over the Minecraft News and updates as usual. We delve into some new bugs for Minecraft 1.19.50 in the Bugdate and then add a whole bunch of Wish List items to the good ideas bin.
Finally we end with a Quiz.

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45: The podcast just upgraded... or downgraded? Help!
Hold on to your Switches, Pokemon rants are back!

This week we've all had a long week which we go into in quite some detail.
Also, we talk about self hosting the podcast and what that means about starting a Patreon for the podcast to help towards the ongoing running costs be.

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44: Blackholes discovered in Bedrock Edition!
Also, fill biome command anyone? Yes please!
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43: We want Fish on a Stick
Mojang are stealing Foxy's job!
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42: Very technical questions!
Foxy's so Modded he's forgotten Vanilla
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41: 1.20 Snapshot and Preview Features are Broken
Did you know we've got a Discord?
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40: Minecraft Live 2022
Did they do enough? Our thoughts and feelings on the live show.
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39: Jessiie B Distracted
Minecraft Livestreams are just too Cringe
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38: Bedrock's Bamboo Bungle
Are Xbox Players OK? Major Changes Coming! Be Careful!
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37: Foxy's gone a little bit Geordie
Minecraft 1.19.30 is out, but what does that mean?
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36: Unofficial - The New Merch
The good ideas bin is getting quite full!
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35: Shaders Bruh!
It's a slow news week, so we had some fun instead.
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34: Foxy's Grating Voice
Is Minecraft JAVA coming to an end?
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33: Minecraft's Future
What's going to be in Minecraft in the next 10 years?
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32: Half a Stack
This week the three of us are back with lots to talk about!
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31: The BeardCast
This week we interrogate our first special guest, MrBeardstone
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30: The Live Show
Our first officially live recording of the podcast.
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29: Jessiie's News Week
What's new in the latest version of Minecraft Bedrock according to Jessiie B
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28: We want a Magic Update!
We discuss how big updates are affecting Minecraft.
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27: Banned for Investigating Chat Reporting
Is the new chat system on Java Minecraft a good thing?
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26: This Episode is totally Unsniffable
How is the The Wild Update after a couple of weeks?
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25: The Downfall of Minecraft & Mojang has NOT begun!
Discussing the public reaction to a Developer Version of Minecraft
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24: Our Genuine Opinions on The Wild Update
Minecraft 1.19 has been released and we discuss what we really think about it.
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23: Treepers & Booshes
Minecraft 1.19 is out this week!
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22: Jessiie doesn't want a spiky bush!
What have Mojang been doing for a whole year?
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21: This is not an official Minecraft podcast!
Mojang are up to something and speculation is running wild.
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20: Bedrock shaders are back!
What's new in Minecraft Java Snapshot 22w18a and Bedrock Beta 1.19.0.30
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19: The warden drops a flip flop tantinclulator
Minecraft 1.18.31 Hotfix and JAVA Snapshot 22w17A
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18: Fragmented - Just like Music Disc 5
Covering Minecraft 1.18.30 News and Bugs, Plus news on the 1.19.0.26 Beta and 22w16B snapshot
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17: Speculating on Spectator Mode...
Just before all of the news was actually released! FACEPALM
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16: Mangrove Trees are so Broken!
In today's podcast, we cover a LOT of beta and snapshot news!
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15: Is RTX Coming to Console?
In today's podcast, we discuss Minecraft...
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14: We're actually Excited about Chest Boats!
In today's podcast, we go through Minecraft Beta 1.18.30.28
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13: I got the Copper Horn
In today's podcast, we finaly discover the use for the Goat Horn!

In today's podcast, we finaly discover the use for the Goat Horn! Also.... The first Minecraft 1.19 Snapshot is here!

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12: Bedrock closing the door on customisation?
In today's podcast, we explore how Minecraft Bedrock Edition seems to be locking out customization

Is Bedrock Edition is closing the door on community customisation?
In today's podcast, we explore how Minecraft Bedrock Edition seems to be locking out customisation in preference to pushing marketplace across different devices.

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11: Have Mojang given up on The Warden?
In today's podcast, we explore what's going on in Minecraft

In today's podcast, we explore what's going on in Minecraft.

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10: The Warden? Swift Sneak? Nah... We're getting a new Dimension!
In today's podcast, we explore what coming next in Minecraft

In today's podcast, we explore what coming next in Minecraft.

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9: Slack's Back with Jessiie Too!
More Minecraft Betas and Snapshots
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8: Jenny's Cheaty X-Ray Pack
Foxy Rants about Mojang's Official Design Solutions for Mob Pathfinding & XP Farms

Foxy Rants about Mojang's Official Design Solutions for Mob Pathfinding & XP Farms

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7: Avoiding Burnout
Slack is still unwell so Jessiie B is back for another talk with Foxy about Minecraft news and features

Slack is still unwell so Jessiie B is back for another talk with Foxy about Minecraft news and features.

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6: Bedrock Taketh Away!
Slack is unwell so Jessiie B stands in to talk with Foxy about Minecraft news and features

Slack is unwell so Jessiie B stands in to talk with Foxy about Minecraft news and features.

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5: Frogs are Back!
Slack and Foxy go off on a tangent about pranks, frogs and game mechanics!
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4: New Years Eve Q&A Special
Happy New Year! Slack and Foxy have a Q&A special due to the lack of news over the Holiday Season.

Happy New Year!
Slack and Foxy have a Q&A special due to the lack of news over the Holiday Season.

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3: Getting Personal at Christmas
It’s Christmas time and we have an extra long episode to celebrate!

It’s Christmas time and we have an extra long episode to celebrate! This week we talk about content creator issues, changes to Discord as well as reminiscing about good times Slack and Foxy have shared over the years.

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2: How did we get here?
This week we talk about some nasty bugs and news surrounding Minecraft

This week we talk about some nasty bugs and news surrounding Minecraft as well as discussing how SlackLizard and Foxy first met.

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1: Minecraft 1.18 is here!
This week we talk about the release of Minecraft 1.18 and our experiences of it so far.

This week we talk about the release of Minecraft 1.18 and our experiences of it so far. We cover the darker caves, new mob spawning experiences and our severe lack of coal.

In this episode we also cover a handful of interesting bugs as well as other news reports such as CubedHost shutting down, Minecraft Dungeons update and the new Minecraft Now Official Livestreams.

Season 1

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13: Episode 13 - It's been 10 Months!!!
I talk about all of the things that have happened over the last 10 months including becoming a full time content creator, dealing with isolation, the Minecraft Caves and Cliffs 1.17 Update details and more...
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12: Episode 12 - Mojang is Lying about Realms!
I talk about dealing with COPPA for YouTube content creators and the issues with Minecraft Bedrock Edition and Realms in particular

I talk about dealing with COPPA for YouTube content creators and the issues with Minecraft Bedrock Edition and Realms in particular.

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11: Episode 11 - Village & Pillage Bugs | Minecraft Earth and Dungeons
I talk about YouTube's Content ID copyright claim system and how I'm using it to my advantage as well as some horrendous game breaking bugs from the Bedrock 1.11 Village and Pillage Update

I talk about YouTube's Content ID copyright claim system and how I'm using it to my advantage as well as some horrendous game breaking bugs from the Bedrock 1.11 Village and Pillage Update and finally I discuss some of my concerns about Minecraft Earth and how I think Minecraft Dungeons will be amazing and hopefully bring new combat to the core Minecraft Experience

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10: Minecraft Village & Pillage Update + Big Reveal
I drop some big news about my Minecraft Bedrock Survival Realm as well as talking about the latest Bedrock Edition 1.11 Village and Pillage Update

I drop some big news about my Minecraft Bedrock Survival Realm as well as talking about the latest Bedrock Edition 1.11 Village and Pillage Update. I also talk about the Truly Bedrock SMP and what I've been doing for the last 11 weeks.

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9: 😱 Foxes in Minecraft are a BIG MISTAKE?
Have Mojang made a Big Mistake adding Foxes and Fox Hunting Mechanics into the Game?

Have Mojang made a Big Mistake adding Foxes and Fox Hunting Mechanics into the Game? I discuss that and also my channel, Truly Bedrock and other Minecraft News.

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8: Bedrock 1.9 Release Date & Features
I discuss what will be included in the Minecraft Bedrock Edition 1.9 Village and Pillage Update and what might be left out. I also speculate on the release date as well as discuss new features including the campfire, shields...

I discuss what will be included in the Minecraft Bedrock Edition 1.9 Village and Pillage Update and what might be left out. I also speculate on the release date as well as discuss new feaures including the campfire, shields, foxes and other 1.9 update features.

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7: Have Faith in Mojang!
I discuss how the developers of the Bedrock Edition of Minecraft must find it difficult to deal with the waves of negativity they have to endure via social media and other platforms

I discuss how the developers of the Bedrock Edition of Minecraft must find it difficult to deal with the waves of negativity they have to endure via social media and other platforms.
I ask listeners to take a more positive approach to critical feedback and encourage them to have faith in Mojang.

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6: Mojang's Tactics for Minecraft Bedrock Edition
I discuss how the developers of the Bedrock Edition of Minecraft are ignoring their fans and focussing on driving sales and how they could generate even more revenue by listening to some of their negative feedback

I discuss how the developers of the Bedrock Edition of Minecraft are ignoring their fans and focussing on driving sales and how they could generate even more revenue by listening to some of their negative feedback.

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5: Bedrock Bugs & Developer Problems
I discuss how the Bedrock Edition of Minecraft still has some game breaking bugs and how the developers use content creators to drive sales. I also touch on Article 13 again to clarify some points from the last podcast

I discuss how the Bedrock Edition of Minecraft still has some game breaking bugs and how the developers use content creators to drive sales.
I also touch on Article 13 again to clarify some points from the last podcast.

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4: Bad Language & Minecraft Lanterns
I discuss bad language and how it shouldn't be used as an influencer to younger people. I also talk about the new lanterns, minecraft textures and why The Super Duper Graphics Pack is so delayed.

I discuss bad language and how it shouldn't be used as an influencer to younger people.
I also talk about the new lanterns, minecraft textures and why The Super Duper Graphics Pack is so delayed.

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3: Minecraft JAVA vs Bedrock Edition & New Blocks!
I discuss the how Minecraft Bedrock Edition is different from Minecraft JAVA Edition and why that is ok

I discuss the how Minecraft Bedrock Edition is different from Minecraft JAVA Edition and why that is ok.
I also talk about the new blocks being added to the Minecraft 1.14 Village and Pillage update and what they might do.

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2: Minecraft Reddit and Bamboo
I discuss the toxicity of the /r/minecraft subreddit and the issues with the platform as well as an indepth look at Bamboo, what it adds to the game, why it's so good and what effects it has on the games future.
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1: The Upcoming Village and Pillage Update
In this episode I share a little about my family life as well as discussing my thoughts on the recent Update Aquatic feature on Minecraft Bedrock and JAVA Editions. I also discuss some key differences between JAVA & Bedrock edition and then go on to...

In this episode I share a little about my family life as well as discussing my thoughts on the recent Update Aquatic feature on Minecraft Bedrock and JAVA Editions.

I also discuss some key differences between JAVA & Bedrock edition and then go on to talk about my thoughts so far on the upcoming Minecraft 1.14 Village and Pillage Update.

During the episode I explain why Bedrock Mob Spawners wont' work like JAVA Edition ones and how you can improve them.