• Willard Gibbons posted an update 4 months, 3 weeks ago

    Telltale’s Minecraft: Story Mode (opens in new tab) wasn’t the one big reveal at this weekend’s Minecon. Microsoft additionally used the occasion to announce a brand new version of Minecraft-Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition. It is going to be free in the event you already own the sport on Computer, or $10 if you don’t, and it is based on (opens in new tab)the Pocket version of the game. The beta begins on July twenty ninth.

    Windows 10 Edition won’t boast each characteristic of Minecraft, at the least to start with, but Mojang say they’re “aiming for characteristic parity” (see above link). Xbox Dwell and controllers might be supported, but will not be required, and it seems Mojang are aiming for dedicated servers additional down the line. The seven-player restrict mentioned beneath is because the game is based on Pocket Edition. Here’s the characteristic list of Home windows 10 Edition because it stands now:

    – Craft, create, and discover on-line with as much as seven pals enjoying Windows 10 Edition Beta, through local multiplayer or together with your Xbox Live friends on-line.- Play on-line and native multiplayer with different Pocket Version gamers because of a free update, as a consequence of arrive quickly after launch.- A number of control schemes! MINECRAFT PROFILES between controller, touch, and keyboard controls with little to no effort!