Patch Notes

Minecraft 1.79 PS4 Patch Notes, New Shadows Skin Pack Added

Minecraft update 1.79 for PS4 is now rolling out for players. According to the official Minecraft 1.79 patch notes, the new update has added the Shadows Skin Pack. Apart from this, the Minecraft version 1.79 also includes gameplay improvements and other various under the hood fixes.


A previous a big Aquatic update was released which added shipwrecks, Coral Reefs, Icebergs, underwater Ruins, underwater Caves/Ravines, Buried Treasure to world generation much more. Unfortunately, since the last update, many players were experiencing a number of issues when trying to play the game. Today’s Minecraft PS4 1.79 update is expected to fix all these issues.

Minecraft 1.79 for PS4 Patch Notes

  • Minecraft version 1.79 added From the Shadows Skin Pack.
  • Fix for Save Game Corruption when Exiting without Saving in certain circumstances.
  • Fix for Music Discs not playing in the Blu-Ray version.
  • Fix for MCCE-8127 – Dropping Anvil ON TO a Sea Pickle crashes the game.
  • Minecraft 1.79 PS4 added a fix for MCCE #7918 – Seagrass not spawning in Rivers and Swamp biomes.
  • Fix for MCCE #7923 – Mushroom remain floating when their supporting block is destroyed.
  • Minecraft version 1.79 fix for MCCE #8011 – Water Dispensers do not pick up water from a waterlogged block, instead they fire out the empty bucket.
  • Added a fix with Minecraft 1.79 for Supferflat worlds with a large number of transparent blocks and Woodland Mansions enabled taking 20minutes to load.

Other Fixes in Minecraft Update 1.79 for PS4

  • Minecraft PS4 1.79 added a fix for no sound effect being played when the player drops an item or a block.
  • Fix for Minecarts with TNT destroying all blocks below it.
  • Minecraft 1.79 added a fix for Dolphins not picking up Items and Blocks.

Minecraft update 1.79 is now available for download on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch.