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I've been toying around with the idea of getting this game... but I don't know what exactly it is.

Can someone here help me out? I know we have a lot of players.

I want to know the main objective(s) of the game, how they are achieved, etc...

If I got the game I feel like I would have no idea what to do is the problem.
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I feel exactly the same way. I looked at the site, and thought about buying it, then declined. But then I saw we host a Minecraft server, and suddenly I'm interested again...
    
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I've been toying around with the idea of getting this game... but I don't know what exactly it is.

Can someone here help me out? I know we have a lot of players.

I want to know the main objective(s) of the game, how they are achieved, etc...

If I got the game I feel like I would have no idea what to do is the problem.
There really isn't an objective, unless you play with the monsters turned on, then the objective is to survive.

Otherwise, the objective is to mine and craft lol. And I'm being serious. You mine stuff, you turn it into building materials, and you build stuff.

That's the game.

I was unsure about it too, but I liked the idea of it. I finally broke and bought it, and don't regret it one bit. If you played with blocks or LEGO as a kid, or maybe still do (since LEGO is awesome) then you'll love Minecraft.

Edit: My personal favorite thing to do is find caves and go spelunking. I like digging into a mountain and breaking through the wall of a huge cave system and then exploring it.
Edited by Marafice Eye - 2/24/11 at 7:58pm
 
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I want to know the main objective(s) of the game, how they are achieved, etc...
There is no set rules or anything. In singleplayer (unless you have this option off) the only thing to do really is survive, other then that you use your imagination to do whatever you feel like.

Think of the game like lego but in a much larger scale because there is just so many things you can do.
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