What is the release date of Minecraft Legends? Here's everything you need to know about the new action-strategy game coming from Mojang. The title was revealed with a trailer during Xbox and Bethesda showcases.
A new Minecraft game has finally been announced and confirmed the recent rumors. The trailer video shows that the new game will adopt a brand new formula that is similar to Minecraft Dungeons. It is also possible to see base-management elements and various other gameplay mechanics inspired by the strategy genre.
You can watch the reveal trailer video below.
When is Minecraft Legends coming?
The new action-strategy Minecraft game will land on various platforms in 2023. Players will get to play the strategy game on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and Microsoft Windows. The trailer video did not reveal the exact release date of the upcoming title.
Based on the reveal trailer, we know that the players will take the quest of “uniting the Overworld” in Minecraft Legends. From what we see in the video, it seems like the world of Minecraft has been invaded by the forces of Nether and the Piglin soldiers.
There are also various other sequences where players raid the enemy's castle and attack their buildings. Unlike the RPG title Minecraft Dungeons, it seems like the upcoming game will introduce various RTS elements as well.
Is Minecraft Legends coming to Xbox Game Pass?
Yes, Minecraft Legends will land on Xbox Game Pass as well. The exact release date of the game has not been officially announced yet. As of this writing, we know that the title will be released in 2023.
It seems like the game has the classic Minecraft visuals that we have come to love. But it also seems like a fairytale animation with more vivid colors and a much brighter atmosphere.
What is Minecraft Legends about?
Based on the announcement trailer, the new Minecraft game depicts a world on the brink of total destruction.
And it is up to the players to defend their world from the Piglins and prevent the apocalypse. The trailer video shows various characters as they charge into the battle with their units. There are also field battles and close clashes alongside castle sieges.
Here's everything you need to know about Minecraft Legends release date. Stay tuned for the latest news and updates on Mojang's brand new action-strategy title.
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