Minecraft is more than just a game, Minecraft consists of players using an avatar to create or destroy various types of blocks, form fantastic structures, create artwork, and do much more, all in a three-dimensional environment and across various multiplayer servers in multiple game modes. Minecraft For Dummies has the easy-to-understand writing style that you would expect from the “…For Dummies” books. It takes you by the hand and walks you through every step of the way, from downloading the game to choosing a gaming platform to defending your creations against monsters and winning the game by defeating the Ender Dragon.
Zeroes in on playing wisely in Survival mode so you can acquire resources to maintain your health and hunger
Shares tips for playing carefully in Creative mode, using your unlimited supply of resources, the ability to fly, and more
Details techniques for travelling across the biomes
Helps you play in Hardcore mode
Jacob Cordeiro has been playing Minecraft since the Alpha pre-release. Jacob attends Stanford Online High School and won an award in the 2011 Scholastic Art and Writing competition for his game entry.