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Play with Xbox Game Pass


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Play Minecraft with Xbox Game Pass

Xbox Game Pass members can play Minecraft, plus over 100 high-quality games for one low monthly price. Not a member?

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Better Together

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Play cross-platform

Now connect with players across Windows 10, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, virtual reality and mobile devices today.*

Massive multiplayer servers

Easily find massive multiplayer servers and play with thousands, right from within the game.

New features

Loads of new features for Xbox players like infinite worlds, recipe book and marketplace!

Already own Minecraft? Update on your console.

What’s New with Minecraft

  • Cats and Pandas
  • Update Aquatic

New communities. New threats. All new villages!

Discover the most adventurous update yet! Defend against new threats, build with new blocks, and experience life in all-new villages.

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Minecraft Marketplace

For the first time, skins, textures and worlds designed by the community are available in the store. Buy once and enjoy across Xbox, Windows 10 and mobile devices!*

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Game features

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Endless exploration

Create and explore your very own world where the only limit is what you can imagine.

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Build almost anything

Crafting has never been faster, easier or more fun.

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More fun with friends

Play with up to four players in split screen for free, or invite hundreds of friends to a massive gameplay server or your own private Realm!***

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Game details

Minecraft is a game about placing blocks and going on adventures. Build anything you can imagine with unlimited resources in Creative mode, or go on grand expeditions in Survival, journeying across mysterious lands and into the depths of your own infinite worlds. Will you hide from monsters or craft tools, armour and weapons to fight back? No need to go alone! Share the adventure with friends in split-screen multiplayer and online.

Additional information

ESRB E

Everyone 10+

  • Fantasy Violence
  • Online Interactions Not Rated by the ESRB
  • Publisher
  • Microsoft Studios
  • Developer
  • Mojang
  • Genre
  • Action & Adventure, Family
  • Platforms
  • Xbox One
  • Release date
  • 20 September 2017

Get the game

Standard Edition

User rating: 3.5/ 5

Included with the Xbox Game Pass

Xbox Game Pass members can play Minecraft, plus over 100 high-quality games for one low monthly price. Not a member?

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Explore randomly generated worlds and build amazing things from the simplest of homes to the grandest of castles. Play in creative mode with unlimited resources or mine deep into the world in survival mode, crafting weapons and armour to fend off the dangerous mobs.

Starter Collection

User rating: 3.5/ 5

This pack includes a great compilation of content to explore what you can do with Minecraft, including: Greek Mythology Mash-up, Plastic Texture Pack, Skin Pack 1 and Villains Skin Pack. Also get 700 Minecoins!

Master Collection

User rating: 3.5/ 5

This collection includes the Minecraft base game, 1000 Minecoins, Starter Pack DLC and Creators Pack DLC.

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Let viewers rock your Minecraft world

Now viewers can fully participate in your Minecraft stream. Summon zombies, gift weapons, place objects and make night fall. For every Minecraft command, you can create an interactive button and let your viewers loose to help, hinder, or just mess with you.

START WATCHING

Which one is yours?

Elevate your game

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Xbox Wireless Controller

The best controller just got even better

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Xbox One Play & Charge Kit

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Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows 10

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