Minecraft is already playable in 14 OS versions and available in multi-platforms, including PS3, PS4 and Xbox One, among others. This popular game also has a Pocket Edition that allows the user to play with up to 10 other friends online.
Minecraft Pocket Edition has three OS versions: iOS, Android and Kindle Fire. Last October, Minecraft PE has been updated to fix the bugs reported by users. Moreover, there was also an announcement about the ultimate Boss Ender Dragon update to be released in 2017 while Apple boss Tim Cook announced that Minecraft will be available on Apple TV by the end of 2016. All these developments just show how busy the members of the team behind Minecraft are.
In August, Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.15.6 APK for Android became available and in October, there were rumors of a cracked mod APK version 0.16.5 being in existence. A few days ago, another cracked version of Minecraft PE v0.17.0.1 mod APK for Android is said to be available.
But from the developer Mojang itself, the latest APK version of the Minecraft Pocket Edition is 0.16.0.which was updated on the first day of November. To date, there have been more than 10 million downloads.
Mojang announced their latest free update, the Boss update that includes Ocean monuments, slash commands, the Wither and add-ons. The Minecraft game allows users to explore worlds that are generated randomly and build homes and castles.
Moreover, users can play in creative mode equipped with unlimited resources as well as mine deep with survival mode as they craft armor and weapons to defend themselves from the mob.
In the latest APK version of Minecraft Pocket Edition, the developers are also rolling out the first iteration of Add-Ons that allows for chaning the behavior and look of the game, Slash commands are important to change how the game is played, like summon mobs, give away items and change the time of day.
The game was first released in 2009 and in 2014, Microsoft acquired Mojang, the Sweden-based developer of the popular game. Recently, the Story Mode Episode 1 of Minecraft became available for free download.
Meanwhile, the rumor that Minecraft APK 0.16.5 is free to download has died down and users are now enjoying the latest APK version.