Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition Announced – Get Your Creeper On (VIDEO)
Gamescom is (un)officially underway, and to start off the show, Microsoft and Xbox brought a bunch of new Xbox One X news. The tech giants, while primarily focused on the new super-console, didn’t leave out their mid-grade consoles, the Xbox One S. Announced during their live stream presentation, the team announced a new Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition.
The new limited edition console is aimed for fans of the popular building game, Minecraft. The Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition will feature a graphic of the game’s iconic grass blocks with a transparent underside that reveals accents reminiscent of “red stone circuits” from the game, as well as a special Creeper Xbox One controller. This edition also comes with a vertical stand for the console. To top it all off, the console features sound effects related to Minecraft. Check out the video below:
Xbox also announced that a special Minecraft pig themed controller, which will be available as a separate purchase. The Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition is available for pre-order now for $399. Along with the custom designed console and controller, the bundle comes with the vertical stand, Minecraft game download, and the Redstone Pack game add-on. Overall, not a bad deal for those hard-core Minecraft fanatics.
For a game that’s nearly a decade old, Minecraft has been receiving quite a bit of attention recently. Announce at this year’s E3, the added 4K capabilities that are being prepped for the Xbox One X release, Minecraft will look better than it has ever looked before. Fans can take break from the busting and stacking of blocks by playing Telltale’s Minecraft: Story Mode- Season 2, which is available now.
The Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition will be released on October 3, 2017. What are your thoughts on the special edition bundle? Are you a big enough Minecraftian to purchase the ultimate collector’s console? Let us know in the comments section below. Be sure to follow DFTG on Twitter to stay up to date on the hottest news in gaming and entertainment via our 24/7 live news feed.
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