Minecraft Update Version 1.5.1 Now Available

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Microsoft, Mojang and 4J Studios have released a new software update for Minecraft on Nintendo Switch, seeing the popular creative sandbox builder now on version 1.5.1.

This has addressed several crashed that could occur and, specifically to Nintendo Switch, has fixed instances where you would be unable to log in with a Microsoft Account and when textures would become corrupted.

Minecraft Update Version 1.5.1 Patch Notes

  • Fixed several crashes that occurred during gameplay.
  • The game will now prevent player inventories from being lost. For those who have lost items, the team is doing further investigation into the issue. Thank you for your patience (MCPE-35324).
  • Fixed instances of not being able to login to a Microsoft Account on Nintendo Switch.
  • Fixed download process getting stuck when joining game with a Mash-up Pack applied.
  • Textures no longer become corrupted after applying certain packs in Global Resources on Nintendo Switch (MCPE-34633).
  • Infinite notifications no longer occur when switching to Local Network mode during content download.
  • Fixed several screens being unscrollable with controller on VR devices.
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