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Should I buy Minecraft?

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It must seem like the obvious answer is "yes" but, is it really worth the $21.95 to buy right now?

The issue I have right now is that I already have Alpha 1.1.2(?) (from that free weekend). So I can play survival mode, and I have for quite some time. Like I mean, is there a significant reason I should buy beta? I think of it as an upgrade for me as I already have alpha..

What do you guys think?
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post #2 of 21
No.
post #3 of 21
well the patches have been including lots of new things, so yes, it would be an upgrade, plus you will get all future patches with new stuff, also multiplayer is GREAT.

dunno, its not that much for a great game.
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post #4 of 21
Yes, its AWESOME!
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post #5 of 21
Plus, you'd be sending monetary support to a rather deserving gaming firm.



If you want to make an informed decision, I'd recommend checking out the latest updates - I think it had something to do with a new upper level.

I plan to buy it...sometime, lol
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post #6 of 21
I got it when it wasn't even $10, if you get it now, you'll get ALL future patches for free. Multiplayer is only getting better, and it's an epic sandbox game to boot.
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post #7 of 21
Get Terraria instead for $9.99....

But if you really enjoy Minecraft its worth it to make the purchase.
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post #8 of 21
Buy it now, because when it goes out of Beta, it will be more expensive

I believe notch said he was lifting the beta title for it 11/11/11
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post #9 of 21
Yes it's a wonderfully involving game.
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post #10 of 21
Definitely get it, the updates are good, but multiplayer is the best.

Terraria is fun, but it's too easy to "beat" it. Minecraft never ends.
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