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Ok I've been playing minecraft for a while and have been wondering is it worth the 21$? Idk if I'm going to pay it or not after the 15th. I mean is there going to be anything different in the full version? maybe add something for replay value because there is really no point in just mining for stuff if you really can't do anything with it. What are your opinions?
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There is a huge update coming soon. Named the adventure update, it aims to add replayability to the game. Adding more things to do, see and build. Check out the minecraft forums for more info
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the 15th of what? the game will be in beta until november or maybe later if they move the mincraft con they want to have on 11/11/11.

i like minecraft, the point in the game is not just to mine which can be rewarding although tedious but to build stuff, think of something awesome, something in real life you may want to build. i've seen the star trek enterprise in classic be built, i've also seen towers in beta built by friends that would rival any skyscraper in real life.
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With the Adventure update coming, I think it will be worth it. There are constantly updates bringing new content, and though the basic idea is very simple, there really are too many things you can create and do, and soon explore and "adventure," to count.

It's up to you, but I think it's worth it. Oh, and if you buy it this weekend, you get a free gift code. Basically a 2 for 1, and you can sell/give away the other code if you like. The game works much better in multiplayer, IMO.
 
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With the Adventure update coming, I think it will be worth it. There are constantly updates bringing new content, and though the basic idea is very simple, there really are too many things you can create and do, and soon explore and "adventure," to count.

It's up to you, but I think it's worth it. Oh, and if you buy it this weekend, you get a free gift code. Basically a 2 for 1, and you can sell/give away the other code if you like. The game works much better in multiplayer, IMO.
Buy it as in today?
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Buy it as in today?
http://notch.tumblr.com

This weekend. Until Sunday, I'd assume.
 
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Just bought it since its giving 1 free and im going to give it to a friend :] atleast that helped my decision since I play with him all the time.
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buy it
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MC is okay. It was definitely very fun for the first couple months, but then I got bored after we built a huge pagoda.
    
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i have been playing the humble bundle trial but a friend alerted me to the wedding gift offer and we decided to split the $21 and get the game at 50% off..
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