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  1. Minecraft
  2. MC-3367

Reflecting Ghast Fireballs is nearly impossible

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: Minecraft 1.4.4, Minecraft 1.4.7, Minecraft 1.5, Minecraft 1.5.1, Minecraft 1.5.2, Minecraft 1.6.1, Minecraft 1.6.2, Minecraft 1.6.4, Minecraft 1.7, Minecraft 1.7.4, Minecraft 14w03b, Minecraft 1.7.9, Minecraft 14w28a, Minecraft 14w28b, Minecraft 1.8, Minecraft 1.8.1-pre3, Minecraft 1.8.1, Minecraft 1.8.2-pre1, Minecraft 15w45a, Minecraft 1.10.2, Minecraft 16w32a
    • Fix Version/s: Minecraft 16w42a
    • Labels:
    • Confirmation Status:
      Confirmed
    • Game Mode:
      Survival

      Description

      When trying to deflect a Ghast Fireball, is is almost impossible, differing from previous versions, in which is was very easy to do so.

      What I expected, when trying to hit the fireball, was for it to fly back up at the angle I hit it.

      Instead, almost always, the fireball will most likely a) Phase through the punch/hit or b) Explode on contact with the punch/hit.

      Steps To Reproduce:

      1. Get a Ghast to fire at the player.
      2. Try and hit the fireball with a single punch/hit. You will find this is hard, and that the player must spam-click to even have a chance at hitting it, and, even still, it will probably explode anyway.

      This is a serious issue, as being unable to deflect the fireballs can result in damage and burning of structures, as well as player death.

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                Reporter:
                jayden101 Jayden A
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