Is Minecraft Legends free to play?

Find out if Minecraft Legends is free to play and what the release plans are for the game and if you will need to put down money or not

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With a huge name like Minecraft attached, and the fact that the base Minecraft game is free to play one question about Minecraft Legends is on everyone’s minds. Is Minecraft Legends free to play?

Well, this article is the place you want to be as we will go over Microsoft’s release plans for the game and whether or not you will need to put money down to play the action strategy game. Similarly, we will go over if you need to get your friends as well to put money down as they explore the crafting and building systems in Minecraft Legends with you, which are more of a focus than mining this time around.

Is Minecraft Legends free to play?

Although not confirmed, it is unlikely that Minecraft Legends will be free to play. The game will appear on Game Pass and other Minecraft spinoffs have not been free to play, like Minecraft Dungeons. But, it will probably not be a fully-priced game.

Microsoft has yet to confirm a price for the game ahead of the Minecraft Legends release date, but we should hopefully get a confirmation in the coming weeks as we approach the Spring release window. As mentioned Minecraft Legends on Game Pass will be available at launch, so you can sort of play it for free by subscribing to the service.

For more on the game, now that you know if Minecraft Legends is free to play, read up on how you can invite your friends to protect the Overworld along with you. Our Minecraft Legends multiplayer guide has a full breakdown of how PvP and co-op work.