Minecraft Legends is coming! We’re excited to announce that Minecraft Legends will be available on Windows 10/11, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Steam, and Nintendo Switch on April 18th, 2023.
To celebrate this momentous occasion, players who pre-order Minecraft Legends will own the game on their platform of choice and have it ready to download immediately upon release on April 18th, 2023.
Here are some additional Minecraft Legends pre-sale details.
In This Article:
- What is the Minecraft Legends Pre-Sale?
- What is included in Minecraft Legends Deluxe Edition?
- What Platforms Offer the Minecraft Legends Pre-Sale?
- Do I Earn Anything Extra for Participating in the Minecraft Legends Pre-Sale?
- Does the Minecraft Legends pre-sale differ based on platform?
- I Accidentally Bought Minecraft Legends on the Wrong Platform
What is the Minecraft Legends Pre-Sale?
The Minecraft Legends pre-sale allows players who have purchased the Standard Edition or Deluxe Edition of the game to begin downloading the game immediately upon its release on April 18th, 2023!
Note: Legends standard version is available on Game Pass, Deluxe version is available for pre-order.
What is included in Minecraft Legends Deluxe Edition?
The Deluxe Edition includes the Deluxe Skin Pack, which includes one hero skin and four alternative skins for your mount. An additional alternative skin for your mount will be available sometime after launch to owners of Deluxe Edition.
Players that purchase Minecraft Legends Standard Edition will have the opportunity to upgrade by purchasing the Minecraft Legends Deluxe Skin Pack on their platform of choice.
What Platforms Offer the Minecraft Legends Pre-Sale?
Minecraft Legends is available for pre-order digitally on the Xbox Store, the PlayStation Store, the Nintendo eShop, and the Windows Store, as well as through retail cards and boxes at certain retailers.
Additionally, Minecraft Legends Deluxe Edition will be available physically on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S.
Note: Players in some Asian countries will experience different version availability depending on their region and platform. Click here to learn more.
Here is some additional information on pre-ordering the game on various platforms:
- Nintendo Pre-Order & Pre-load FAQ
- Xbox/Microsoft Store Pre-Order FAQ
- PlayStation How to Pre-Order FAQ
- Steam How to Wishlist FAQ
Note: Minecraft Legends purchases are not cross-platform. Buying the game on one platform does not provide access to another. Make sure you’re buying on the platform you prefer.
Additional Note: Steam does not offer pre-orders, but you can wishlist the game to keep up with the latest news.
Do I Earn Anything Extra for Participating in the Minecraft Legends Pre-Sale?
Aside from the ability to download Minecraft Legends immediately upon its release, you don’t earn anything extra for participating in the Minecraft Legends pre-sale.
If you're an Xbox Game Pass or PlayStation Plus subscriber, you'll receive a discount on select SKUs when pre-ordering on those platforms.
Does the Minecraft Legends pre-sale differ based on platform?
The Minecraft Legends pre-sale does not differ based on platform. No matter which platform you pre-order the game for, you’ll be able to pre-order the game on January 25th, 2023.
I Accidentally Bought Minecraft Legends on the Wrong Platform
If you pre-order or purchase Legends for the wrong platform and need assistance with a cancellation or refund, please reach out as follows:
- Xbox/Microsoft Store inquiries are processed by its support team.
- Nintendo eShop inquiries are processed by its support team.
- PlayStation Marketplace has an FAQ explaining refunds with processes.
- Steam has an FAQ explaining its refund process.
Please note that the platform you pre-order on may result in an immediate charge on your card. You are still able to cancel the pre-order as long as you fall within that platform’s refund policy.