Affects Version/s: Minecraft 1.10.2, Minecraft 16w40a, Minecraft 16w41a, Minecraft 16w43a, Minecraft 1.11 Pre-Release 1, Minecraft 1.11, Minecraft 1.11.1, Minecraft 1.11.2, Minecraft 17w14a, Minecraft 17w17b, Minecraft 1.12 Pre-Release 3, Minecraft 1.12 Pre-Release 6, Minecraft 1.12, Minecraft 1.12.1 Pre-Release 1, Minecraft 1.12.1, Minecraft 1.12.2, Minecraft 17w48a, Minecraft 18w03b, Minecraft 18w16a
Fix Version/s: Minecraft 18w33a
Witches that have drank a fire resistant potion will no longer despawn if they are farther than 32m from a player but less than 128m from a player.
Hostile mobs normally despawn over time when farther than 32m but less than 128m from a player. Witches that have not drank a fire resistant potion will follow these rules. But if the witch drinks a fire resistant potions it will no longer follow these rules.
- Place a witch inside a glass box with it standing on a magma block or lava. (see picture)
- Move the player 40m away from the witch.
- Wait indefinitely for the witch to despawn.
May also work with any potions the witch drinks.
These witches will still despawn if the player goes farther than 128m from them.