Minecraft is a fascinating sandbox game where you can craft tools, fight monsters, and create your own personalized world. It has one of the most active communities in any game and has molded the indie gaming market into a new, innovative niche. The game challenges you to stay alive in an open world, sandbox environment, which can be altered by your actions. To play this game, it must initially be purchased as well as downloaded from the official website. However, now you can play the game for free (no strings attached!) at the site. You are allowed to try the game for from your web browser without any downloads; all that you need to do is have Java installed.
Be sure to follow the instructions on the Java page to allow the game to run smoothly. At first, when you start the game, you need to select to play multiplayer or single player. You can play alone the entire game in single player mode, whereas in multiplayer mode, you can play with various other people all across the Minecraft servers. You will also have to set the important options, including the controls, video graphics, sound and difficulty among other settings.
As mentioned above, you can play the game without downloading anything. However, there is also an option to download the same for your PC and play it whenever you desire. First, you’ll need a free account to play or download the game. Just open an account at mojang.com The Minecraft client runs smoothly on a Java platform, so you will have to first download and install the latest Java version prior running the installer. Once Java is installed, you will need a secure internet connection until all the essential files have finished downloading and you have logged in for at least once online. Finally, you can then play Minecraft, but make sure to go through the survival guide available online to, like, not instantly die your first night.