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Bigger, better Minecraft coming to Xbox One

Microsoft has announced that Minecraft is coming to Xbox One. The Xbox 360 version of Minecraft has over 6 million players, who create and survive in over 66 different countries, which is why the game will carry over into the next generation.

Details of specific upgrades are vague. Maps will be larger and you'll have expanded tools and interaction options. There will be 'more multiplayer' too, which sounds good to us. No news on specific pricing or servers at this point.

Announce trailer below.

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