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?JOIN XBOX GAME PASS
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.
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
Minecraft Star Wars Mash-up
Explore the galaxy in this epic Star Wars Mash-up, featuring characters and locations from the original trilogy and The Mandalorian series. This is the way!
Get to know the dark side of Minecraft. New biomes, mobs and blocks heat up an already fiery dimension. Discover Netherite, a material stronger than diamond. Beware the Piglins, and prepare to battle or barter. Avoid Hoglins, or hunt them! Explore the Nether Wastes, Soulsand Valleys, or the Crimson and Warped Forests. But don’t forget to craft a Respawn Anchor. Just in case.
Minecraft is buzzing! Discover how bees breathe life into their surroundings, bringing speedier crop growth, homey hives and sticky honey!
Villagers and Pillagers
Discover the most adventurous update yet! Defend against new threats, build with new blocks, and experience life in all-new villages.
Cats and Pandas
Cats and pandas – each with unique new traits and behaviours – now roll, lounge and laze around. The Overworld has never felt more alive, or more adorable! Cats and pandas are available right meow, for free.
Explore new ocean biomes, ruins and more secrets with the free1 Update Aquatic.**
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!*
Create and explore your very own world where the only limit is what you can imagine.
Build almost anything
Crafting has never been faster, easier or more fun.
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!***
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.
- Microsoft Studios
- Action & Adventure, Family
- Xbox Series X|S
- Release date
- 20 September 2017
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?JOIN XBOX GAME PASS ALREADY A MEMBER?
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.
Minecraft Realms Plus
Tap into the source of amazing Minecraft content! With Realms Plus, you get instant access to 50+ marketplace items like worlds and mash-ups, with new additions each month. Enjoy your content on any platform where you play Minecraft with Marketplace, and invite up to 10 of your friends to join the fun – for free!*