Minecraft Legends Release Date

Minecraft Legends sees players take on the piglins from the Nether.
Minecraft Legends sees players take on the piglins from the Nether. / Mojang Studios

Minecraft Legends is an upcoming action strategy game set in the blocky world of Minecraft. But when does it release?

Developed by Mojang Studios and Blackbird Interactive, Minecraft Legends brings players into a third-person strategy game set in a world suffering from an invasion by the piglins. With the Nether spreading corruption across the world, the player must unite mobs in order to defend their homes in the Overworld.

The game features both cooperative and competitive multiplayer and will see releases on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch and PC.

Is Minecraft Legends Releasing in 2023?

Minecraft Legends is set for release on April 18, 2023. The game will be made available on the same day across all platforms.

The game will also be available on PC Game Pass and Xbox Game Pass on release.

At launch, Minecraft Legends will be available in two versions: the Standard Edition for $39.99 USD and the Deluxe Edition for $49.99 USD, which includes the base game and the Deluxe Skin pack.

The Deluxe Skin Pack includes one hero skin, four mount skins and an additional mount skin when it becomes available post launch. The Deluxe Skin Pack will be available for purchase separately for $14.99 USD post launch.