- The long anticipated Minecraft: Better Together public beta arrived on Xbox One this week, click here to learn more.
- Over on Twitch this week the Minecraft team did a live Minecon Earth Q&A, if you missed it you can catch up by watching below, or click here.
- Minecraft: Story Mode, Season 1, is now available on Nintendo Switch, and this week the development team behind Minecraft: Story Mode took some time to answer questions on reddit, and series art director Mark Hamer shared some behind the scenes insight into the game, which you can read on Minecraft.net.
- The Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition Bundle was announced this week, including unique Minecraft themed xbox console and a brand new limited edition Minecraft pig-themed controller. The bundle is available for $399 and is available direct from Microsoft and exclusively at Target stores. Learn more here.
- This week brings even more Realms content, including qmagnet's Test Map, Ninja Defense by Rogue_Baron, Pentablock by Incarceron, Jbip, dragonmaster95, and Magma Runner by Rogue_Baron.
- Much of America was captivated by the Eclipse on Monday, and Minecraft didn't escape the eclipse.