Minecraft Update 1.62 Out Now for PS4 and PS3

November 13, 2017Written by Tyler Treese

Minecraft update 1.62

Not one, but two new patches are now available to download for Minecraft on PlayStation 4 and 3. Minecraft update 1.62 and 1.61 were released to fix issues, and add support for the “Minecon Earth 2017 Skin Pack.” For more, check out the full patch notes.

Check out the full Minecraft update 1.62 and 1.61 patch notes below:

Minecraft update 1.62 patch notes

  • Addressed an issue that prevented invited friends from joining.

Minecraft update 1.61 patch notes

  • Added support for the Minecon Earth 2017 Skin Pack.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

The last major Minecraft update was update 1.57, which added a ton of custom game types. You can view all of them below:

  • Added the “Custom” game type to the Battle Mini Game with a huge variety of new settings, including:
    • Enable choosing the number of lives per round that each player gets.
    • Now you can choose the number of rounds to play before the winner is selected.
    • Enable forcing map size.
    • A variety of different options to manage how players heal, and how quickly they get hungry.
    • Added the No Armor item set to Custom Battle games, an item set designed to keep the combat fast-paced and exciting.
    • Added the High Power item set to Custom Battle games, allowing you to play Battle with some of the most powerful items in Minecraft!
    • Decayed item set to Custom Battle games; every item breaks after a few uses, so you’ll need to keep moving.
    • Added the Food Central item set to Custom Battle games. Food is only found in the centre chests, and equipment only in the outer chests.
  • Added the “Custom” game type to Tumble Mini Game with a huge variety of new settings, including:
    • Enable choosing the number of lives per round that each player gets.
    • Enable choosing the number of layers and controlling the size of the layers.
    • Fireworks as a usable weapon in Custom Tumble games is now added to the game.
    • Splash Potions of Levitation as a usable weapon in Custom Tumble games is now added to the game.
    • Added Spectator Participation to Custom Tumble games

Minecraft update 1.62 is available now on PlayStation 4 and 3.

[Source: Sihmar]