Minecraft for PC
You can buy Minecraft from Minecraft.net for $26.95 USD (€19.95/£17.95). This is a one time purchase. You can buy an account for yourself, buy or a code to give away.
If you're interested in trying Minecraft before making a purchase, visit our article on Minecraft's demo mode.
Minecraft.net is the only online retailer of Minecraft (other than MinecraftEdu; see below). If you purchase Minecraft from another site and there is something wrong with your transaction or account, we may be unable to assist you with your issue.
We have numerous payment methods available. Please choose your country when you are purchasing your game, and the site will automatically list the payment methods available for you.
Prepaid Minecraft cards are also available to customers in select countries. Visit http://minecraft.net/prepaid for store locations. Prepaid cards are coming soon to additional countries.
If you'd like to play Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, you can get it from the Xbox Live Marketplace online, or through your game console.
Minecraft: Playstation 3 Edition is available from the Playstation Store, online or through your game console.
You can purchase the pocket edition of Minecraft for iOS devices at the App Store, on Android devices at Google Play, or on a Kindle Fire at Amazon.
Information on Minecraft: Raspberry Pi Edition can be found here.
If you represent a school, museum, library, or other organization that wishes to use Minecraft for educational purposes, please visit MinecraftEdu for information about bulk and educational discounts. At this time, MinecraftEdu is the only non-Mojang website that is authorized to sell copies of Minecraft.