Minecraft [PC]
Minecraft
Minecraft PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Nov-11-2011
US Release Date:
Nov-11-2011
AU Release Date:
Nov-11-2011
Official release date


Genre
Sandbox
RPG
Adventure
Theme
Minecraft is available on PC
Independent Game
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MultiPlayer
Minecraft is designed to be played with other people or it is heavily bias towards that type of gameplay
Downloadable Content
Minecraft is intiailly released as a download. It is usually an expansion pack so check to see if you need a main game before getting this. Minecraft may be released in the shops at a later stage
XBox 360 Game
Minecraft is available on the Microsoft XBox 360 console
Back of the Box
Minecraft is a sandbox game which allows players to build constructions out of textured cubes in a 3D world. It is currently in development by Markus Persson, aka "Notch". The gameplay is inspired by Dwarf Fortress, RollerCoaster Tycoon, Dungeon Keeper, and especially Infiniminer. The game has two variants, Alpha and Classic, both with single- and multiplayer options. Classic includes only the building aspects of the game with unlimited blocks, while Alpha includes monsters and a much greater variety of crafting available, as well as requiring players to mine their own blocks. Alpha is currently the latest release of Minecraft, and plans to move into beta sometime in September 2010. Minecraft was developed for about a week before its public release on May 16, 2009 on the TIGSource forums, where it gained a considerable level of popularity. It has been continually updated since then.

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Minecraft System Requirements
INTEL CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia GPU
AMD GPU
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
500 MB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 8
1 GB
FPS
Recommended Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
1 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
Minecraft Gamer Feedback Results
  • Anti Aliasing
    CSAA 16x
    CSAA 8xQ
    MSAA 2x
    MSAA 8x
    FXAA
    MSAA 4x
    CSAA 32x
    CSAA 8x
    MLAA
    SMAA
    SSAA
    TXAA 2x
    TXAA 4x
    Mac OS
    Yes 100%
    Console Port
    Yes 24%
    No 76%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
  • PC Optimised
    Yes 84%
    No 16%
    Sandbox Quality
    Great 92%
    Oculus Support
    Yes
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 86%
  • What People Will Pay
    $25
    AMD optimised
    Yes 88%
    No 12%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 88%
    No 12%
    Game too Buggy
    No 98%
    Yes 2%
  • Good on Low graphics
    Yes 88%
    No 12%
    Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 62%
    No 38%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 82%
    No 18%
    Good Ending
    Yes 79%
    No 21%
  • Replayability
    Yes
    7.2 / 10
    Multiple Endings
    Yes 9%
    No 91%
    Time to Complete
    60 hours
    Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 94%
  • Game Difficulty
    Challenging 50%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    No
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 98%
    Anytime Quick Save
    Yes
  • Worth Getting
    Yes 90%
    No 10%
8.9

Avg Member Score
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Vuckovic
03:41 Dec-22-2014
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i can run it? + FPS! Thank you!

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Settings and FPS? Am I looking towards shaders? I want that… immersive experience :P

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Hellz ya you're looking at shaders O_O 45-70 fps seus standard and highest settings without shaders for 150 fps :D!
Watch this:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmSoYMv7PFE


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papazy
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on a laptop with
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Settings and FPS ?

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cebas132
16:09 Dec-20-2014
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Can I run with shaders ?

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BobbyLobby
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Ya but you may have to go lite ;D
Be sure to thumbs me up for my response if it helped ^-^!

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picklesjr
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hey guys, i still cant figure out whats up with minecraft lagging, no matter whether its 1.7.2 or 1.8.1, it laggs, despite the fact i normally get over 200 fps, ideas?

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DelaryHap
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You had Optifine?

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picklesjr
14:01 Dec-21-2014
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Yup, but that didnt help at all.

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Claudiu324
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FPS on high?

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BobbyLobby
22:11 Dec-21-2014
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Probably 70 fps on high ^_^!


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Robert080200402
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How much fps I would get on high?

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BobbyLobby
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90+ fps.

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MrInferno
19:50 Dec-17-2014
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Settings and FPS? Also is it possible for me to use shaders?

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DelaryHap
10:27 Dec-20-2014
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No shaders I guess, but Optifine will do 60+FPS if you take a correct chunk distance loading ;) Just don't forget that mod and it'll run better

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DelaryHap
22:04 Dec-16-2014
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Hi, I get +-200FPS with Optifine, can I use both that mod and shaders, please?

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will i get 4k max and what fps with shaders and maybe 3 5 monitors

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Max+4k you should get 60fps… and what's the res of each of the 3 5 monitors?

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