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Start playing from your browser (singleplayer) or download Minecraft instead to play online on servers. You must have Java installed, preferably the latest version. You can also find mods, maps, texture packs, and tools on our download page.
Earn a Free Premium Account
To get the latest version and play online on official servers like your favorite YouTube stars, you'll need a premium Minecraft account. Register now to complete surveys for points that you can save up to redeem a gift code to unlock premium. In case you are looking for the Xbox 360 version or Pocket Edition, you can redeem other gift codes to get them free as well.