Minecraft the oh so popular game on the PC that when announced for Android as Minecraft Pocket Edition it was met with such excitement it had all the gamers getting there fingers and thumbs ready. Well it came alright but there hopes were shattered went it was found to be a Xperia Play optimized version only.
Well fear not Minecraft fans without an Sony Ericsson Xperia Play as today is the day that it will be brought to devices with touch controls as well.
A very popular game on the PC and been thriving since it arrived on the Xperia Play with hardcore Android gamers.
In Minecraft The core gameplay revolves around construction. The game world is essentially made of cubical blocks arranged in a fixed grid pattern which represent different materials, such as dirt, stone, various ores, water, and tree trunks. While the players can move freely across the world, objects and items can only be placed at fixed locations relative to the grid. The player can gather these material "blocks" and place them elsewhere, thus potentially creating various constructions. Currently, there are no set goals to achieve in Minecraft, so the game cannot be won.
In Minecraft Pocket Edition which is the first, and current, version of the software. It concentrates on the creative building aspect of the game, and allows for multiplay across a local wireless network.
Here is the video showcasing the touch controls where the developer gives you a guide through of what to do and how to use them. Enjoy the video!.
Posted by: Jemima