Getting Started with The Wild Update

We have a video showcase on the 1.19 update:


Excited to begin your Minecraft 1.19 The Wild Update adventure with friends? This page contains all the resources to help you get started!

The Wild Update brings many exciting changes, including new biomes and a boss. Check out the Shockbyte Blog for an overview of the new features in Minecraft 1.19!

Updating an Existing Server

Updating your server to Minecraft 1.19 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 1.19:

Updating an existing world to 1.19 is very easy. All newly generated chunks will contain the updated terrain, so that you can enjoy the Deep Dark and Mangrove biomes without needing to reset your world.

Purchasing a New Server

If you’d like to purchase a brand-new server to play Minecraft 1.19, Shockbyte offers the answers to commonly asked questions from first-time server owners:

Starting a Server

Need help running your first Minecraft 1.19 server? We’ve got you covered!

Check out our Knowledgebase for a variety of guides on managing your Minecraft 1.19 server - and more!

Some of the popular beginner articles include:

Minecraft Server Types / Plugins

With the release of Minecraft 1.19, many server types, and plugins related to server types, will need to be updated. Luckily, we've included a list of the most popular server types as they become available for 1.19 below: 

Java Edition

  • Vanilla: Available
  • Paper: Available
  • Spigot: Available
  • Forge: Available
  • Fabric: Available
  • ViaVersion: Available

Bedrock Edition

  • Vanilla: Available
  • PocketMine: Available
  • GeyserMC: Available

So what are you waiting for? Hop onto your server and enjoy exploring Minecraft 1.19 The Wild Update with friends!


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

Mitchell Smith

Managing Director @ Shockbyte

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