NFG Summary:“Minecraft: Xbox One Edition takes the beloved block-building adventure to the next level on the Xbox One console, allowing players to unleash their creativity and build a world of their own. With enhanced graphics and an expansive sandbox experience, this game offers endless possibilities for imaginative gamers.”

Categories: Sandbox
Meta Score: 82
User Score: 76.0
Platform: PC, Nintendo Switch, 3DS, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One
Publisher Names: Microsoft Game Studios
Support Language: English*, French, German, Spanish – Spain, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Portuguese – Portugal
*languages with full audio support
Publish Date: 2012-05-09

PC Requirements:


  • OS: Windows XP Service Pack 3
  • Processor: Core 2 Duo 2GHz or equivalent
  • Memory: 3 GB RAM
  • Graphics: ATI or NVIDIA card w/512 MB RAM
  • DirectX: Version 9.0
  • Storage: 3 GB available space
  • Sound Card: Direct X 9.0c sound device
  • Additional Notes: Not Recommended for Intel integrated graphics


Minecraft: Xbox One Edition is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine and was revealed at E3 that it will be coming to the Xbox One.

Positive Comment(s)

Minecraft on the Xbox 360 is just as fun as it is on the PC. The only limitation is your own imagination.92XGN
If you’ve never played Minecraft before, the Xbox 360 version is by far the easiest to get to grips with.90VideoGamer
A perfect console porting for the Notch’s masterpiece, with the promises of new, free of charge
It’s a good deal less aimless in this new 360 version, which makes a few notable concessions to accessibility for this notoriously inscrutable game.90Eurogamer
A surprisingly solid port – given the switch to controller.90NZGamer
Even though some PC features did not make it to this version, Minecraft on the Xbox 360 is still a game that will have you hooked for
A learning experience of the best kind. [July 2012, p.67]90Hyper Magazine
A masterful piece of contemporary game design and a richly rewarding experience suitable for all ages. [Issue#86, p.98]90X-ONE Magazine UK
Slightly simplified compared to the PC version, but still a great conversion of an excellent game. Endless amount of creativity are guaranteed. [July 2012]90LEVEL (Czech Republic)
Is Minecraft unfamiliar to you, yet you don’t want to start off into this vast world without any kind of guidance? Then the Xbox-Edition is for you.88GamingXP

Negative Comment(s)

It’s the best game ever played!50Akimovchgamer12
Would rather play buck bumble0Neongalaxy20
Good but can get a bit boring to play. Their is no way to download mod packs or anything to spice up the game.70JACK15q

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