Minecraft China

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Minecraft China
China Version.png
Author(s)
Platform(s)
Java Edition
  • Windows
Bedrock Edition
  • AndroidiOSWindows
Written in
  • Java (Windows / Java Edition)
  • C++(Android, iOS and Windows / Bedrock Edition)
Latest version
PC: 1.5.8.10382 (Based on Java Edition 1.14.4 and older versions and Bedrock Edition 1.12.0)
Android: 1.14.24.72709 (Based on Bedrock Edition 1.12.0)
iOS: 1.14.24.72909 (Based on Bedrock Edition 1.12.0)
Released
PC: August 8, 2017
Android: October 12, 2017
iOS: September 5, 2017
Rating(s)
Size
PC:196 MB (Without the main game)
Android: 279 MB (May vary by different channel service)
iOS: 392.1 MB
License

Proprietary

Source available

No

Links

Minecraft China (Simplified Chinese: 我的世界:中国版; Pinyin: wǒdeshìjiè zhōngguóbǎn) is a Minecraft localized edition for Mainland China, developed by Mojang AB and NetEase.

Gameplay[edit]

Features[edit]

  • Free to download and play
  • Cloud storage‌[Java Edition only]
  • Friends system
  • Server rental and management in launcher
    • An alternative to Realms
    • The server owner have no permission to upload or download server maps‌‌‌[Bedrock Edition only]
    • The server can be backed up, restored or reseted with allocated storage (6GB in total)
    • Can't back up Server map that are larger than 1GB
    • The server will be shut down after the storage space is full
    • Can install mods in rental mod service (Bukkit core)‌[Java Edition only]
  • VIP Membership Center
    • 20 CNY per month (≈2.8 USD per month)
    • 12 CNY per month (≈1.7 USD per month) after 40% off discount
    • VIP members can purchase seasonal merchandise at a discount of 40% rather than the original price. All purchased benefits and merchandise will be temporarily unavailable if VIP membership expired
  • Patch system
    • An alternative to Marketplace
    • Including API, resource packs, skins and mods, all contributed by community creators
    • Some patches are free
    • Use Emerald or Diamond as currency instead of "Minecraft Coins"
      • Will not conflict or affect in-game items
    • One-click patching
  • No achievements[Bedrock Edition only]
  • Virtual joystick support (with eight directions)‌‌‌[Bedrock Edition only]
  • New UI‌[Bedrock Edition only] and pause menu
  • Can't see player's custom skin from other player's perspective
  • NPC[Bedrock Edition only]
    • The operator holds Worldbuilder permissions by default, which means that its interface can be edited when the education option is turned off
    • Some functionality is limited:
      • Advanced settings (invalid after reboot)
      • Command
  • Proprietary interface for developing advanced component features[Bedrock Edition only]
    • Load custom items using item ID 456 (Portfolio in Education Edition)
      • Use special values to distinguish between different custom items
      • Mod-specific item will appear as an apple icon in Inventory when the mod is not loaded

Interface[edit]

PC platform[edit]

  • Wonderful World (Simplified Chinese: 精彩世界): Game recommendation page including news, recommended resources, special topic, best videos, etc.
  • Game Center (Simplified Chinese: 游戏中心): Online gaming server including online games and Hypixel.
  • Patch Center (Simplified Chinese: 组件中心): Patch resource area including functional patches, visual patches, map patches and gameplay patches.
  • Game Forum (Simplified Chinese: 游戏论坛): Game discussion area including tips for tutorials, Q&A, video live, etc.
  • Game Live (Simplified Chinese: 游戏直播): Streamer Live area.
  • Novelties (Simplified Chinese: 新鲜事): Official account/player game updates publishing area.

Mobile platform[edit]

  • Main Menu (Simplified Chinese: 主菜单): Main menu.
  • Novelties (simplified Chinese: 新鲜事): Official account/player game updates publishing area.
  • Friends (Simplified Chinese: 好友): Friend system including adding friends, chatting with friends or playing with multiplayer game, etc.
  • Community (Simplified Chinese: 社区): In-game forum including videos, tutorials, game live, etc.

Comparison[edit]

Differences between Java Edition and Minecraft China
Feature(s) Java Edition Minecraft China
Price CNY¥165 (US$26.95) Free
Download minecraft.net mc.163.com
Account Mojang account NetEase account
Change skin Launcher/Website In launcher
Launching In launcher In launcher
World settings In-game In launcher
Data Connection Optional Optional (after logged in)
Switching levels In-game In launcher
Differences between Bedrock Edition and Minecraft China
Feature(s) Bedrock Edition Minecraft China
Price CNY¥45 (US$7) Free
Download Application Store mc.163.com
Account Xbox account NetEase account
Change skin In-game In launcher
Launching Directly In launcher
World settings In-game In launcher
Switching levels In-game In launcher
Data Connection Optional Optional (after logged in)

System requirements[edit]

From the official website.[2]

Android iOS
Resolution 800x600 1024x768
GPU Adreno 225 or higher
CPU 1.2 GHz (dual core) or higher A5 Chip (dual core, clocked at 1GHz) or higher
RAM 1 GB 512 MB or more
Data Connection Required Required
Compatible devices iPhone 5/iPad mini and above, iOS 8.0+
PC
OS Windows XP SP3 or later
GPU NVIDIA GeForce GT 240 or ATI Radeon HD 5550 or higher
CPU Clocked at 1.4 GHz or higher
RAM 4GB or more
Storage 4GB or more
Data Connection Required

History[edit]

Minecraft China
April 7, 2017Minecraft China announced in Water Cube, Beijing. Delegates of Mojang, Microsoft and NetEase attended.
April 10, 2017Closed beta test began.
April 28, 2017Beta server closed without saving data.
May 21, 2017Minecraft server Hypixel announced that a China-exclusive server was to open.
July 14, 2017PC Java test started again with restricted users being allowed to join. Hypixel was available from then on.
August 8, 2017PC Java Edition test started with unrestricted users being allowed to join.
September 15, 2017The pocket edition is now available in App Store.
October 12, 2017Public beta test of Minecraft China on Android started.
October 19, 2017Users of Minecraft China on Android reached over 14 million.
January 30, 2018Registered users for Minecraft China on all platforms reached over 60 million.
May 22, 2018Registered users for Minecraft China on all platforms reached over 100 million.
July 6, 2018A version based on Bedrock Edition 1.4.0 was released for Mobile.
July 10, 2018A version based on Bedrock Edition 1.4.0 was released for PC.
August 9, 2018A version based on Bedrock Edition 1.5.0 was released for Mobile and PC.
November 15, 2018A version based on Bedrock Edition 1.6.0 was released for Mobile and PC.
December 20, 2018A version based on Bedrock Edition 1.7.0 was released for Mobile and PC.
January 24, 2019A version based on Bedrock Edition 1.8.0 was released for Mobile and PC.
April 3, 2019A version based on Bedrock Edition 1.9.0 was released for Mobile and PC.
July 4, 2019A version based on Bedrock Edition 1.11.0 was released for Mobile and PC.
July 26, 2019Versions based on Java Edition 1.13.2 and Java Edition 1.14.3 was released for PC.


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