Published on October 8th, 2011 | by Derek Strickland, Contributor
Minecraft Pocket Edition Now Available
Mojang recently announced that the mobile version of their best-selling voxel block-builder Minecraft is now available as the snazzy Minecraft Pocket Edition. Now gamers can give their thumbs a workout on the go and break all those precious blocks away from their PC. The Minecraft Pocket Edition is available for all Android 2.2+ mobile phones.
Check out a few details from the official press release available on Mojang’s website:
“You will also be able to invite friends to build in your world when connected to the same wi-fi. With Minecraft – Pocket Edition for Android we are taking the next big step in the mobile experience of Minecraft.
Just like the PC/Mac/Linux version of Minecraft we’re planning to continue developing the Pocket Edition for a long time with frequent updates. We’re looking forward to engaging in further discussions with our community as we take the next step for the Pocket Edition.“
Pick up the Minecraft Pocket Version for Android here.
For more information on the Minecraft Pocket Edition please visit Mojang’s official website.