Minecraft [PC]
Minecraft
Minecraft PC Release date
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Nov-11-2011
US Release Date:
Nov-11-2011
AU Release Date:
Nov-11-2011
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Minecraft is available on PC
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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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500 MB
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Win Xp 32
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1 GB
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Legendary15
15:48 Apr-20-2014
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settings and fps?

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MartinMaas
21:54 Apr-20-2014
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Maxed out, mipmaps off 100+ FPS

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GAmER89
12:52 Apr-19-2014
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can i run it on low/medium settings without v-sync, and AA?

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SheldonAlex
19:30 Apr-19-2014
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yes, try use optifine mod and you will run smoothly

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GAmER89
10:43 Apr-20-2014
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thank you much, with optimod i have like, 30-50fps ;dd

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blackhacker
19:01 Apr-18-2014
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Settings and fps

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lordbovril2
22:01 Apr-18-2014
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max easily 70+fps

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MartinMaas
13:02 Apr-20-2014
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Maxed out 100+ FPS.

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dragman
16:24 Apr-18-2014
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settings and FPS

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DaveOconnor08
16:32 Apr-18-2014
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With that rig you should be able to play at max settings.

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JamzterS9
23:47 Apr-18-2014
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he has DDR2 memory med settings 40+ STABLE FPS

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rigmaster101
11:23 Apr-20-2014
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memory speed don't matter too much. high settings 50+ fps

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Adycool7600
12:43 Apr-18-2014
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Settings for me?FPS?

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JamzterS9
13:36 Apr-18-2014
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max 100+ FPS all day long

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general223
19:24 Apr-19-2014
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Only 100?????? With my rig i run 200 mods, no optifine and max settings (no Vsync) at 200 fps, 100 when surrounded by 100+ villagers :P

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general223
19:31 Apr-19-2014
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Oops, went off track and onto my fps :P You shoud get 400-600 at max, a bit lower with vsync. Stupid question to ask in my opinion, have fun :)

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IrishFella
12:36 Apr-18-2014
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How much frames could I get (medium to high settings?)

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JamzterS9
12:40 Apr-18-2014
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20-30 unstable FPS go low for about 50+

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Eimantasxd
21:41 Apr-17-2014
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Im getting this pc right now, i know it will run good but i want to know how much fps i will get? Thanks!

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lordbovril2
01:46 Apr-18-2014
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you copied my rig!!! (almost) mines better hehe :)
dont know about fps but my rig is playable on max with no visible fps drops

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jtbruins12
18:58 Apr-18-2014
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Your getting to the point where your cpu is gonna bottleneck your gpu and you will not run as well as it could, upgrade your cpu and you will get more than 100 fps

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Eimantasxd
20:05 Apr-18-2014
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What cpu you can recomend?

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JamzterS9
01:38 Apr-19-2014
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fx 6300 for a budget but if not fx 8350

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Eimantasxd
07:43 Apr-19-2014
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Hmm… That means I have to change the motherboard too.

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rigmaster101
11:26 Apr-20-2014
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that cpu is fine, i doubt that it will bottleneck your card at all

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kmfst4
21:01 Apr-17-2014
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What's the problem, i only have around 45 frames, after 30-40 minuntes playing, frames just drop to 5-6 fps and wont go up ?????PLSS helppp mee

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general223
19:27 Apr-19-2014
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Make sure u have max fps on in vid settings, vsync off (should be able to run it with ur rig) and make sure ur PC isn't on fire (getting hot over time) :)

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rigmaster101
11:28 Apr-20-2014
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your cpu cooler might not be good enough, i would recommend a h80i for something like that

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rigmaster101
11:29 Apr-20-2014
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it might be your power supply actually, your set up might require more power (about 850-900 watts)

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FantaCool
09:42 Apr-16-2014
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What settings & FPS please ? with fancy texture packs

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JamzterS9
17:33 Apr-17-2014
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high 60+ FPS with faithfull 32X texture pack

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rockstarneedspc
19:32 Apr-14-2014
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Can my brother play minecraft with a bukkit server running and what settings and fps?


AMD A6-5400K 3.6GHz Dual-Core Processor
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EdwardsHUSH
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try it, it should run. try low, maybe medium.. idk, some 20-40 fps… i am not a pc spec, but it should run good ;)

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EdwardsHUSH
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yeah, i checked out dat specs, it should run pretty good :)

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