Getting Started with the Caves & Cliffs: Part 2 Update

Excited to begin your Minecraft 1.18 Caves & Cliffs: Part 2 adventure with friends? This page contains all the resources to help you get started!

Caves & Cliffs: Part 2 brings many exciting changes, including an increased world height. Check out the Shockbyte Blog for an overview of the new features in Minecraft 1.18!

Updating an Existing Server

Updating your server to Minecraft 1.18 is as simple as selecting a new server type on the control panel! Before making any changes to your server, we recommend making a backup.

For the best experience, we recommend creating a brand-new world. You can either reset your server completely, or create and switch to a new world.

Not to worry - our Knowledgebase contains all the articles to turn your server to Minecraft 1.18:

Updating an existing world to 1.18 is safer than previous versions. If you keep the old world, the update will only overwrite the void (y=0 and lower) and generate the new terrain. Beyond that, only the new chunks will be affected by the updated terrain generation.

Purchasing a New Server

If you’d like to purchase a brand-new server to play Minecraft 1.18, Shockbyte offers the answers to commonly asked questions from first-time server owners:

Starting a Server

Need help running your first Minecraft 1.18 server? We’ve got you covered!

Check out our Knowledgebase for a variety of guides on managing your Caves & Cliffs: Part 2 server - and more!

Some of the popular beginner articles include:

So what are you waiting for? Hop onto your server and enjoy exploring Minecraft 1.18 Caves & Cliffs: Part 2 with friends!

If you require any further assistance, please contact our support at:

Mitchell Smith

Managing Director @ Shockbyte

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