An easter egg is an intentional hidden message, inside joke, or feature in a work such as a computer program, web page, video game, minecraft texture packs and skins program, movie, book, or crossword. Minecraft features several easter eggs hidden within the game.
Many joke features and updates are teased on the 1st of April. Some of these, such as stained glass, blocks of coal and horses eventually made their way into the official game. The Minecraft «store» in seizure mode. The Locked Chest was a naturally generated block used as the premise of Notch’s 2011 April Fool’s Day joke.
Upon attempting to open the chest, a message would appear stating that a Steve Co. Supply Crate Key is needed and that one could be purchased at the Minecraft store. One of the receivable items is called Mann Co. Store, a microtransaction system integrated into the Steam client. The font used in the GUI is also the same as the one used in Team Fortress 2. Clicking on the proceed to checkout button triggers a screamer in which a Velociraptor from the film Jurassic Park will growl loudly and fly across the screen.
Once clicked, the Proceed button also changes its display name to Fiddlesticks! 10,000 into the cart causes a window pop-up asking if you are prone to seizures. Clicking OK or Cancel makes the screen start flashing, causing every element to flash multi-color. Later, the window pop-up said: «If you are prone to seizures, press cancel. This was done likely to avoid lawsuits because of the rapidly changing color flashes. This page would benefit from the addition of more images.
Please remove this notice once you’ve added suitable images to the article. The specific instructions are: Renders of the villager skins. A post was added to Mojang’s blog for the joke. The long-nosed villagers introduced in Minecraft Beta 1. We are desperately trying our best to pull the plugs, but we should prepare ourselves to serve under our new villager overlords. Every player’s skin was replaced by a villager skin, complete with the trademark nose.
Not all players had the villager skin. Other villager noises were implemented in non-villager parts of the game. All noises were replaced with the sound effects of Element Animation’s «T. The skins and the sounds were reverted to the way they were before on April 2, 2014, but this can still be activated by setting the computer’s date to April 1, 2014. Grum released the villager skins on reddit on April 1, 2014. There were seven variants, including a base skin.
An updated version of TEAVSRP, complete with the new music, was released by Element Animation on April 2, 2014. Bedrock and Legacy Console Editions are not affected from this April fools’ Joke. 15w14a was released as an April Fools’ joke for the version «1. 10», when the next update was supposed to be 1. This «Update» is called the Love and Hugs Update. There was also a QR code written in the snow that generated in a super flat world that when scanned reads ‘1.