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Island Realms DLC Announced!

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Minecraft Dungeons includes a hint within the game for an upcoming DLC known as Island Realms. Learn more about what we know so far and all the DLC announced for Minecraft Dungeons!

All Minecraft Dungeons DLC & Island Realms Release Date

Minecraft Dungeons is Out Now!


Minecraft Dungeons is now available for download on Microsoft Windows, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation 4.

Check our complete guide for information how to purchase and download the game from console's store!

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How Much Does Minecraft Dungeons Cost? Is it Free?


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The game is available in the both the Standard Edition for $19.99, and the Hero Edition for $29.99.

Sadly, the game is not available for free, even to players of the original Minecraft. However, players who are subscribed to Xbox Game Pass are able to play Minecraft Dungeons as part of their subscription.

Price of Each Version

What is Minecraft Dungeons: Hero Edition?


In the Hero Edition, players gain access to two DLC packs, though these are not yet available to players. Players with the Hero Edition will gain access to each of these DLC packs when they are released, though no release date has been established currently.

Although the DLC is not included in Xbox Game Pass, the official FAQ notes that they will be available to Xbox Game Pass players for 10% off retail price.

Minecraft Dungeons is also stated to have many free updates planned for the game in addition to the DLC included with Hero Pass.

All About Hero Edition and the DLC

How to Preorder Minecraft Dungeons


Minecraft Dungeons is available for preorder on Microsoft Windows and Xbox One only. For Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4, players will have to wait until release on May 26th, 2020 to purchase and download the game.

How to Preorder and Preorder Bonuses

How to Download the Beta


A closed beta for Minecraft Dungeons was available from March 25th to April 25th, 2020, exclusively for Microsoft Windows. Unfortunately, the beta period has ended, and it is no longer possible to play the Beta. Check back as we add more information for beta releases and game demos available for play as the release date approaches.

All About the Beta Version

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13 Anonymous2 days

I can't wait anymore! few hours to go and I'll be able to download and play the game!

12 Anonymous7 days

Oh man, there was a closed beta? Sucks that I wasn't able to participate in that, would've loved to see the game in action before having to actually pay for it

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      ^ Also need help with this

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      Yep. The game feels like an arcade dungeon crawler game because of that. I think it would be better if they made an actual, great, and deep story for the game.

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