We first reported that Mojang and Microsoft were going to come out with Minecraft for Xbox 360 back in January 2011. Well that time has now come.
The wait is now over. For all you anxiously awaiting Minecraft gamers that also love to play on the Xbox, you can now play your favorite game from the comfort of your own couch or even your bed without having to sit in front of a computer.
Following are a few screenshots of the game on the Xbox for those of you who want a peek inside. Click on thumbnail to view a larger version of the screenshot.
Following is the overview provided directly from Xbox
“Imagine it, build it! Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition lets you create worlds from the comfort of your sofa. Play alone or play with your friends. Explore, build and conquer! At night monsters come out, so make sure to build a shelter before that happens. After that, your world is your imagination. Turn your hours into minutes with Minecraft!”
Minecraft for Xbox 360 Features
- Offline multiplater up to 4 players
- Dolby Digital
- Online multiplayer up to 8 players
- Content downloads
- Leader boards
- Voice chat
- Split screen into 4
Minecraft for Xbox 360 Official Trailer
Watch the following video trailer to learn a little more about what the Minecraft for Xbox 360 version is all about.
So are you all pumped up now? Do you want to get your hands on a copy? No problem! Simply CLICK HERE to purchase your copy