You can buy Minecraft from Minecraft.net for $26.95 USD or local currency equivalent. You can learn more about pricing here. This is a one time purchase. You can buy an account for yourself, or buy a code to give away. Gift codes may not be available in all areas.
If you’re interested in trying ‘Minecraft’ before making a purchase, visit our article on Minecraft’s demo mode.
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Prepaid ‘Minecraft’ cards are also available to customers in select countries. Visit http://minecraft.net/prepaid for store locations. Prepaid cards are coming soon to additional countries.
Minecraft Other Editions
If you’d like to play ‘Minecraft’: Xbox 360 or Xbox One Editions, you can get them from the Xbox Live Marketplace website, or through your game console.
Minecraft: Playstation 3 and Playstation 4 Editions are available from the Playstation Store online, or through your game console.
‘Minecraft’: Windows 10 Edition can be purchased from the Microsoft Store. A free copy of the game is available for a limited time to those who own the PC Edition. Details can be found on the Mojang Blog.
‘Minecraft’: Wii U Edition is available in the Nintendo eShop on your Wii U.
Information on ‘Minecraft’: Raspberry Pi Edition can be found here.
If you represent a school, museum, library, or other organization that wishes to use ‘Minecraft’ for educational purposes, please visit MinecraftEdu for information about bulk and educational discounts. At this time, MinecraftEdu is the only non-Mojang website that is authorized to sell copies of ‘Minecraft’.