Minecraft gets new update fixing Phantoms and log-in credentials on Nintendo Switch

Minecraft has received a small update on on platforms that fixes issues with Phantoms and makes it easier to clear out your log-in credentials after failed attempts on Nintendo Switch.

You can read the patch notes for update 1.6.1 below.


  • Added a button to clear login credentials if a Microsoft Account sign-in fails on Nintendo Switch


  • Phantoms now definitely swoop down and attack people so watch out! (MCPE-36673)
  • Fixed blocks often disappearing after being placed or reappearing after being destroyed (MCPE-31596)
  • Increased performance on iOS devices
  • Several fixes to reduce lag in multiplayer games and Realms


  • Updated templates for 1.6.1 with new assets and behaviors can be downloaded from minecraft.net/addons, including fixes to the Phantom’s swooping behavior

Via: Plaffo, GoNintendo

Some links in the article may not be viewable as you are using an AdBlocker. Please add us to your whitelist to enable the website to function properly.