The Asia Update is an update adding several new Asia-related mobs, items, potions, blocks, structures, and biomes to Minecraft.


Added Mobs

  • Elephant
  • Rhinoceros
  • Tiger (neutral wild animal)
  • Panda
  • Monkey
  • Yak (tamable)
  • Camel (tamable)
  • Sage (illager)
  • Rice Monster (hostile plant mob)

Added Items

  • Cherry Leaves
  • Cherry Wood
  • Cherry Wood Planks
  • Rice Seeds
  • Rice Plant
  • Turtle (item obtained using Fishing Rod)
  • Elephant Tusk
  • Elephant Tooth
  • Yak Meat
  • Elephant Meat
  • Banana

Added Potions

  • Potion of Mysticism (briefly immune to magic)
  • Splash Potion of Mysticism
  • Lingering Potion of Mysticism
  • Potion of Reincarnation (spawn briefly invincible where you died)
  • Splash Potion of Reincarnation
  • Lingering Potion of Reincarnation

Added Blocks

  • Cherry Leaves
  • Cherry Wood
  • Cherry Wood Planks
  • Rice Seeds
  • Ivory Block (crafted from Elephant Tusks)
  • Ivory Slab
  • Ivory Stairs
  • Banana Plant

Added Structures

  • Bamboo Castle (bamboo planks, spruce wood, cobblestone, white stained clay; spawns three to six villagers and chests with bows and arrows); relatively rare.
  • Shrine (bamboo planks, oak wood, gold, cherry trees; spawns three to five sages and chests with gold ingots and/or elephant tusks); fairly common.
  • Hermitage (bamboo planks, spruce wood, water, lily pads, cherry trees; spawns one sage and a shulker box with a 15% chance of having a randomly selected potion inside); very common.Generates in bamboo forest
  • Nomad home (wool,black wool, wooden fence, furnace, bed, chest containing meat, wool, milk, spawn 2 to 5 villagers); generates in dessert steppe and common.

Added Biomes

  • Bamboo Forest Biome (bamboo trees, pandas, tigers, rice monsters, Bamboo Castles)
  • Desert Steppe (sand, sandstone, dead bushes, cacti, camels, rabbits, Desert Villages)
  • Lush Rainforest (jungle trees, banana plants, lily pads, elephants, tigers, rhinoceroses, monkeys, Jungle Temples, Hermitages)
  • Bamboo Flatlands (bamboo trees, cherry trees, elephants, yaks, wolves, tigers, rice monsters, Shrines, Hermitages, Bamboo Castles)


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