Fans of the original have been waiting a long time for the release of Minecraft Dungeons, following its initial announcement in 2018. There will be no mining in this latest release from Mojang Developers, but players can still expect a lot adventures for them. And with the Minecraft Dungeons release date set for Tuesday, May 26, 2020, Microsoft has announced plans to launch the game on Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, and PS4.
WHAT TIME IS MINECRAFT DUNGEONS RELEASED?
The official release date for Minecraft Dungeons has been set for May 26, and it will be a unified launch schedule across all platforms.
The one big bonus Xbox One players will notice is that Minecraft Dungeons will be available to download from Xbox Game Pass on day one.
Microsoft also confirmed more details about the upcoming launch, including when Minecraft Dungeons will be available to download and play.
According to the latest schedule, Minecraft Dungeons release time has been set at 1:00 AM PDT | 4:00 a.m. EDT | 9:00 a.m. BST | 10:00 a.m. CEST | 5pm JST | 6:00 p.m. AEST.
Any changes to the day will likely be announced by Microsoft in the next few hours, but it looks like that will be when everyone across the globe will have access.
Minecraft Dungeons Standard Edition will be available for $19.99 USD, while the Hero Edition will also be available on May 26 for $29.99 USD.
This includes a hero cape, two-player skins, and a chicken pet usable only in Minecraft Dungeons. It also includes the first two DLC packs, when they become available.
Additionally, Minecraft Dungeons Standard Edition will be coming to Xbox Game Pass at launch for PC and Xbox One.
The standard edition of Minecraft Dungeons will be included with your Xbox Game Pass subscription, with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members having access to both console and Windows PC. Xbox Game Pass members can also save up to 10% on related Minecraft Dungeons DLC.
A recent message from Microsoft confirmed the reasons for the recent delays in the launch of Minecraft Dungeons, telling fans: “Around the world, the Minecraft team has adjusted the way we work and taken new precautions in light of COVID-19, with health and safety as our top priorities.
“These measures have unfortunately impacted our development schedule for Minecraft Dungeons, and we have decided to release the game on May 26.
“While we are disappointed to wait a few more weeks, we are working hard to provide players with the best possible experience on May 26, 2020.”
For those who missed its announcement, Minecraft Dungeons is a brand new adventure set in the Minecraft universe.
It’s inspired by classic dungeon crawlers and will let players wield any weapon they like as they take on nasty new monsters across levels in single player or up to four-player cooperative multiplayer. people.
The main objective of your quest is to defeat the evil Arch-Illage, with the difficulty, number of enemies, and loot scaling based on the number of players in each session.