Mojang Minecraft

Last updated date: May 15, 2019

DWYM Score
8.4

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 98 expert reviews, the Mojang Mojang Minecraft placed 5th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
8.9
9 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
7.4
932 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Numerous materials to gather and items to craft.
- PC Magazine
January 25, 2016 | Full review
It's a good job there's a robust multiplayer, then. If you rent a server, you can invite lots of friends to come and help you build, and this is where the majesty of Minecraft becomes undeniable.
- PC Gamer
December 25, 2011 | Full review
Limitless possibilities for play.
- Games Radar
September 21, 2017 | Full review
The blocky retro aesthetic is charming.
- Tech Spot
Minecraft stands out not only for the way it inspires me creatively, but also because of its unique aesthetic.
- IGN
November 23, 2011 | Full review
It has great balance between building and adventuring.
- GameSpot
November 29, 2011 | Full review
The world is uniquely yours. All players share the 1x1 blocks that comprise its mountains, valleys, lakes and clouds, but their arrangement is randomly assigned to you alone.
- The Guardian
December 9, 2011 | Full review
What experts didn't like
Learning curve is uneven.
- PC Magazine
January 25, 2016 | Full review
It's a good job there's a robust multiplayer, then. If you rent a server, you can invite lots of friends to come and help you build, and this is where the majesty of Minecraft becomes undeniable.
- PC Gamer
December 25, 2011 | Full review
Some minor quibbles affecting each version of the game.
- Games Radar
September 21, 2017 | Full review
"Uncreative types" won't get much out of the game's randomly generated dungeons.
- Tech Spot
The menus of Minecraft work, but the lack of in-game information and hassle of setting up multiplayer games makes playing a bit tedious at times.
- IGN
November 23, 2011 | Full review
Some game elements feel unfinished.
- GameSpot
November 29, 2011 | Full review
A hotchpotch of game design clichés awkwardly stapled onto a wide-open space of joyous creative potential.
- The Guardian
December 9, 2011 | Full review

From The Manufacturer

Minecraft is a game about placing blocks and going on adventures. 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 in Survival Mode, defend against monsters and dig deep into the world to discover the rarest ores. Do all this alone, or work together with your friends over the internet. Build, create, and explore! The PC Java version is the first version of Minecraft to be released. Often referred to as Minecraft: Java Edition. It supports cross-platform play between Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows. This edition also supports user-created skins. It is the classic version. Terms & Conditions This Minecraft software download code is issued by Mojang AB, and will entitle the holder to a license of the Minecraft game. The code may only be redeemed on account.mojang.com, and can be credited towards a new or an existing Mojang account. A Mojang account and an internet connection are required to redeem this code. These accounts are subject to Mojang AB's Terms and Conditions (found at account.mojang.com/terms). By purchasing this code, you accept these terms and the Terms and Conditions of this code. The code is not redeemable for cash and will not be refunded by Mojang. This code may not be resold. The code is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Support: Having issues with your account? If you experience any issues redeeming your code or creating your account, please contact Mojang at help.mojang.com.

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