Is Minecraft Java Edition cross platform?
The original version of Minecraft! Java Edition has cross-platform play between Windows, Linux and macOS, and also supports user-created skins and mods.
Can I get Java Edition on Xbox?
You only need to sign up to Xbox Live, which is free to use. Minecraft Java: Edition does not require Xbox Live at all. A Nintendo Switch Online subscription is required for playing multiplayer on Nintendo Switch, this includes Realms.
Is Xbox One Edition Java?
Java edition is not on Xbox at all. There is the former game ported by 4J called Minecraft: Xbox One Edition which is it’s own thing and most standalone console versions were built around it. The current XBox version is Bedrock. Java Edition only runs on Windows, Linux, and OS X computers.
Is Minecraft Java free?
A free copy of the game is available for players who purchased Minecraft: Java Edition before October 19th, 2018. More information about that can be found here.
Should I get Minecraft Java or Windows 10?
Java Edition can be played fully, complete with mods, textures, and everything else you associate with Minecraft, without paying a penny. While you can download variants of all of the above for free in Windows 10, that version also includes optional in-game purchases.