Christmas has come early for Minecrafters. Telltale Games has announced that the season premiere of Minecraft: Story Mode has now been made available across multiple platforms. And the best thing about it, the download is for free. You can get it for your Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One, PS4, and your Android or iOS device.
The retail disc for Minecraft: Story Mode – The Complete Adventure includes all eight episodes in the season (the five original episodes and the three additional episodes from the Adventure Pass series). Beginning October 25, you can get this for the Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One, and PS4 for US$29.99 or equivalent from retailers in North America. Starting October 28, this will be available for the same consoles from retailers in Europe. The release of the disc for PCs is expected to follow soon.
As for Android and iOS devices, the first episode is free. If you want to get the other 7 episodes you can buy one for US$4.99 each, or get the whole bundle for US$25. This sweet deal is surely a draw for those who haven’t played Minecraft before, and will definitely boost the number of gamers who are falling in love with building blocks and going on adventures.
When playing the eight-episode saga of Story Mode, you become a member of the legendary Order of the Stone. There are several classes such as Architect, Warrior, Engineer, Griefer, and Redstone, and each has unique powers and abilities that will help you fight and defeat monsters. The adventure takes you on a dangerous journey across the Overworld, through the Nether, to the End, and beyond. A number of characters are voiced by some of the best voices in the entertainment industry.
Minecraft: Story Mode definitely seems exciting, so make sure to stay updated on the latest news about this game.