Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Free for Current Users
Mojang just announced that the Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition will be offered for free to current users of the game. Shortly after Window 10’s release, the game will be entering a beta phase, where you can pick up the game for just $10 if you don’t already own it.
After the beta ends, the price of the game will be raised following its official re-release. Some of the most important features of the Windows 10 version of Minecraft are as follows:
- Craft, create, and explore online with up to seven friends playing Windows 10 Edition Beta, through local multiplayer or with your Xbox Live friends online
- Play online and local multiplayer with other Pocket Edition players thanks to a free update, due to arrive soon after launch.
- Multiple control schemes! Switch between controller, touch, and keyboard controls with little to no effort!
- Record and share gameplay highlights with built-in GameDVR.
- Help shape the future of Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta with our built player feedback mechanisms.