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  1. Minecraft: Java Edition
  2. MC-188746

Not selecting a biome for "Floating Islands" world type spawns an empty world

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.16 Pre-release 4, 1.16 Pre-release 5
    • Fix Version/s: 1.16 Pre-release 8
    • Labels:
      None
    • Confirmation Status:
      Confirmed
    • Category:
      Custom Worlds, World generation
    • Mojang Priority:
      Important

      Description

      When creating a floating islands world without selecting a biome, the "Ocean" biome is selected by default which causes the world to be almost completely empty (see MC-190083).

      To reproduce

      1. Create a Floating Islands world using default options
      2. Enter world
      3. You most likely fall out of world and die
      4. Re-create in creative with cheats, and see there are no islands around you--probably not
      5. Repeat until you spawn on an island
      6. Try with seed 2095025955442124028. You spawn on small island at somewhere around -29.5 49 111.5 (seems to be different each time, but on that island). There is one very small island in sight

      So, if no islands within a certain distance, you spawn at 8.5 64 8.5

      If there is an island close to that, in which case you will spawn there. I tried ten times and only landed on the one island I mention.

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              Assignee:
              fry [Mojang] Georgii Gavrichev
              Reporter:
              by_jove Leta Rogers
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