Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Games & Tech

Minecraft coming to Wii U before Christmas

Available via the Nintendo eShop with multiple add-on content packs included.

Minecraft
Credit: Microsoft

Just in time for Christmas Minecraft will launch worldwide on Nintendo Wii U on December 17th. Minecraft: Wii U Edition comes with multiple add-on content packs, and will be available via the Nintendo eShop. Nintendo and Mojang will also collaborate on new content for Nintendo fans to be released at a future date.

Minecraft: Wii U Edition will feature off-TV play, so players can keep their games going on the screen of the Wii U GamePad controller if another family member wants to watch something else on TV.

The game also comes with some of the most popular current Minecraft add-on content packs including:

  • Battle & Beasts Skin Pack
  • Battle & Beasts 2 Skin Pack
  • Natural Texture Pack
  • City Texture Pack
  • Fantasy Texture Pack
  • Festive Mash-up Pack

In addition to the content that comes with the game, players will also be able to expand their experience with 16 additional add-on packs available for purchase within the Nintendo eShop at launch:

  • Festive Skin Pack
  • The Simpsons Skin Pack
  • Doctor Who Skins Volume 1
  • Doctor Who Skins Volume 2
  • Star Wars Classic Skin Pack
  • Star Wars Rebels Skin Pack
  • Star Wars Prequel Skin Pack
  • Mass Effect Mash-up Pack
  • Skyrim Mash-up Pack
  • Plastic Texture Pack
  • Candy Texture Pack
  • Cartoon Texture Pack
  • Steampunk Texture Pack
  • Pattern Texture Pack
  • Greek Mythology Mash-up Pack
  • Halloween 2015 Mash-up Pack

More add-on packs will also be available for the game in the future.

Advertisement

You May Also Like

EF Country

The Canadian Country trio releases their new video today.

Film

Watch the trailer for the crime caper now.

Games & Tech

See how we got on with the game ahead of its November cross-gen release.

Games & Tech

Can your rig cope? Probably.



Copyright © 2020 Entertainment Focus

Entertainment Focus is a trading name of Piñata Media Limited (Reg no: 08435639)

Entertainment Focus uses affiliate links. By buying through the links we may receive a commission for the sale. This has no effect on the price for you