Owain Taggart wrote:
Apparently upgradable skills are coming too.
I think that has been scrapped in favour of item enchantment, which you'll use XP to purchase, while potions allow you to temporarily level up your skills.
As for the sun/moon issue, Notch posted a poll
about it and the response has been surprising; 21,592 voted round, 21,602 voted square. There's some sort of evil magic going on here.