Minecraft 1.8.1 fixes 116 bugs and improves performance.
Other changes of note in 1.8.1:
- Jack o'Lanterns - Can be used to create iron golems and snow golems again
- Maps - Changed some colors
- Mobs - No longer run from creepers
- Potion of Leaping - Can now be extended with redstone
- Witch huts - Newly generated witch huts can spawn witches on Y 64 to 71; this allows for three spawning floors in witch farms
- Options - Renamed "Multiplayer Settings" to "Chat Settings". Off/fancy/fast clouds. Off/on entity shadows. Fast/fancy now only controls leaves and rain particles.
- Dropped items - Now rotate on fast graphics
The main Minecraft page on this site has been updated with information about version 1.8.1. The JDRGaming Minecraft server will be updated to version 1.8.1 shortly.