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8.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 4442 ratings
  1. 10 (2235)
  2. 9 (1224)
  3. 8 (494)
  4. 7 (137)
  5. 6 (63)
  6. 5 (38)
  7. 4 (23)
  8. 3 (28)
  9. 2 (40)
  10. 1 (160)

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What Gamespot Users have to say about Minecraft

  • User Rating 9.5

    Minecraft is what you make it to be.

    Rated on March 24, 2013 by TheWildScotsmen

    Amazing. Minecraft is a game not to be spoken through words, but through playing it. It is one of the greatest video games of all time and has stood the test of time as the game that stepped up in the...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Minecraft is a great way to make time fly.

    Rated on February 15, 2012 by x-Uncharted-x

    Minecraft is a game where you are the creator. You have to ability to create anything your heart desires. You are placed in this vast land with nothing. If you are playing on a difficulty level hi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5.5

    From indie phenomenon to cash cow.

    Rated on February 18, 2012 by 1000rads

    I played Minecraft way more than I'd like to admit. I was the odd one out of my friend group who "understood" the Minecraft experience and loved its simplicity and addictive gameplay. It taps into ...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Been playing it for nearly a year now and I'm still loving it.<br /> <br />

    Rated on February 19, 2012 by froggy27

    Once You get familiarized with the game and learn all the important recepies needed for survival, you are ready to boiuld your awesome structures. The game is made so that u can even design and create...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    once I bought this game and showed it to my dad, Minecraft instantly turned into a family-wide phenomenon.

    Rated on March 01, 2012 by Dylgo

    when I first heard of this game, I was really skeptical. it sounded like one of those games that got boring really quickly. but as I watched more videos of the game and reading more and more excellent...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Obsession, 8-bit, no rules, and a great modding community make this one great.and with 100's pop-culture refrences.

    Rated on March 06, 2012 by cave_is_johnson

    Well minecraft is a survival game set in a blocky wolrd with 8-bit graphics, you craft and build everything. This game has charming music too. controls are simple, and crafting is almost intuitive an...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    You'll seriously feel like a kid again.

    Rated on September 29, 2010 by furthing

    There is something magical about Minecaft which draws you into an addictive gaming experience. It's sandbox game which emphasizes upon survival, resource gathering and most importantly, building. The ...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Finally, a game without limitations. Looks bizzare, but incredible when you play. Best reviewed by simply trying it out.

    Rated on October 20, 2010 by libelle156

    I have a feeling Minecraft is going to be a landmark in gaming history. Like most people, I started out by hearing a lot of hype, and slowly watching people around me become addicted. Eventually I had...

    3 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    With the ability to build anything, and the constant threat of it being destroyed, Minecraft is sure to please!

    Rated on October 25, 2010 by craigape

    In Minecraft, the player, clad with any skin his mind can imagine and his computer can create, is dropped into a world of limitless creativity and wonderous formations of blocks. Any block your charac...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    A very simple and addictive game about placing blocks :D

    Rated on August 09, 2011 by evilmaster2424

    The game is exactly what it looks like. An old 8-bit styled game about placing blocks. Thats about as simple as i can make it for you. The game is all about imagination...or survival. it all depends o...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.