1.18, the second major release of Caves & Cliffs, is an upcoming major update to Java Edition set to release in late 2021. It was first announced alongside the release of 1.17 snapshot 21w15a when Mojang stated that the Caves & Cliffs update would be split in two.What's new in Minecraft 1.18?
1.18, the release of Caves & Cliffs: Part II, is a major update to Java Edition released on November 30, 2021. It completely overhauls the Overworld generation, with larger caves, taller mountains, new cave biomes, and flooded caves.What was added in 1.18 Minecraft?
Minecraft 1.18 adds new biomes, taller mountains, and larger caves to explore (Image credit: Xbox Games Studios) The much anticipated Minecraft Caves and Cliffs part 2 update, aka Minecraft 1.18, has finally launched in the game and is set to shake up the whole blocky world.