Free Minecraft weekend for Xbox players


Are you a Minecraft player and would like to play the game online on your Xbox One or 360 without having to pay for an Xbox Live Gold subscription? Well, Microsoft and Mojang are presenting a limited-time deal to have you covered this weekend!

Yes, this weekend, between the 17th-21st of May, all Minecraft players using Xbox Live will be able to play online, with or without a Gold membership. For this weekend only, all Xbox-owning Minecraft players are able to access online functionality and the game’s multiplayer features. Furthermore, until this Sunday, Minecraft: Xbox One Edition will be free for all players to download.

So what are you still reading this article for?! Boot up your Xbox and take advantage of Microsoft’s limited-time deal RIGHT NOW to play Minecraft with your friends and build stuff, all without having to pay a subscription fee.