Minecraft Update 1.44 Today Adds the Glide Mini Game, Power Rangers Skin Pack Released

March 28, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

Update (March 31): Minecraft update 1.46 is live on PS4, fixing a Glide issue where completion times were recorded as 0:00.000.

Original Story: With Minecraft update 1.44 today on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita, developer 4J Studios has added the new Glide Mini Game, a new Mini Game Lobby, support for up to 16 players in Battle and Glide, and more. The update is now live in Europe, and will be coming to North America later today.

Here’s the full list of patch notes for update 1.44 on PlayStation platforms:

PlayStation 4

  • Added Glide Mini Game!
  • Added new Mini Game Lobby.
  • Fix for MCCE-3984 – Enderdragon is able to use an End Gateway.
  • Added Leaderboards for Glide Mini Game.
  • Added support for up to 16 players in Battle and Glide.

PlayStation 3 & PlayStation Vita

  • Added Glide Mini Game!
  • Added new Mini Game Lobby.
  • Fix for MCCE-3984 – Enderdragon is able to use an End Gateway.
  • Fix for save corruption when exiting a newly created world. (PS3 only)
  • Fix for crash when downloading PS3 save. (PS Vita only)
  • Fix for MCCE #4108 – Skeleton Hitboxes were blocking the placement of blocks directly above them.
  • Fix for MCCE #4238 – Stained Glass Pain on the ground does not appear transparent.
  • Fix for MCCE-4226 – Wrong LOD showing for non-block item icons in the UI.
  • Fix for MCCE 4227 – Nether portals sending players to the wrong portals.
  • Fix for MCCE: 4321 – Player may fall through the block below them when jumping in a confined space e.g small tunnel.

The update is also available for Xbox One and Xbox 360, and is coming to Wii U this week.

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Additionally, today sees the release of the Power Rangers Skin Pack (£2.49) and Mini Game Masters Skin Pack (£1.69). The Power Rangers Skin Pack includes the five original Power Rangers, Rita Repulsa, Bulk, Skull, and more. The skin packs are live in Europe, and will be out in North America later today.

[Source: 4J Studios (Twitter 1, 2, 3), Minecraft Forum (1), (2), (3), Minecraft (1), (2), PlayStation Store]