Top 5 features in the upcoming Minecraft 1.18 Caves & Cliffs update
Sculk blocks are a fascinating upcoming feature in the second release of the Minecraft Caves & Cliffs update. Not much is known about these blocks, but players have speculated about some of their uses. These blocks can detect vibrations and produce redstone signals on detection.
With the world height being increased comes the potential for new and improved mountains, and they are massive. Due to their size, these mountains will contain a few different biomes. Each of these biomes has its perks and will spawn different mobs and flora
Slated to be one of the most dangerous mobs in Minecraft, The Warden is one of the most exciting additions in the upcoming update. It lurks in the Deep Dark biome and is entirely blind. Due to its blindness, the Warden tracks its prey by locating vibrations and noises.
The Minecraft Caves & Cliffs update wouldn't be named Caves & Cliffs if it didn't include a revamp to the outdated cave system. The regular cave generation will also be completely revamped, adding new noise caves known as spaghetti, noodle, and cheese caves There are new cave biomes as well.
Along with the caves update is a complete overhaul of the terrain generation found in the Overworld. As seen in the image above, this update will contain massive mountains, each of which has its ecosystem. Players looking outside of a base will see multiple giant mountains in the background, seemingly scraping the sky.