Creators Will Soon be Able to Earn Real Money on Minecraft

first_img Tom Holland’s ‘Uncharted’ Coming in 2020‘Minecraft Earth’ Is The Next ‘Pokemon Go’ We’ve seen a lot of imaginative things come out of the Minecraft community over the years. Some of the work produced by fans has definitely been on the professional level. Now, the best of the best will be able to make money from their creations. With the next game update, Mojang will introduce a marketplace on Windows 10 and mobile.Approved creators will be able to sell maps and texture packs to other users. Mojang will take a cut, but creators will get to keep a certain amount for themselves. Folks can purchase these creations with Minecraft Coins. These will function the same as currencies found in other mobile games. If you play Minecraft on Xbox, you’ll need an Xbox Live Silver or Gold account in order to make purchases on the new marketplace.There will be two partner creators when the marketplace launches. One partner is Blockworks, which is a group known for creating RPG-themed maps. The other is pixel artist Eneija Silverleaf, who has made several different skins for the game. As the marketplace grows, there will no doubt be more partner creators who are signed up — especially if they highly talented.Creating things in Minecraft is no small feat. Being compensated for one’s hard work will certainly be something creators will appreciate. Monetary compensation will no doubt lead to other talented folks jumping on Minecraft to see if they make some moolah with their blocky creations. Minecraft is still insanely popular, and having a marketplace of this sort ensures that the game is around for a long time.As of now, the marketplace will only be available to Windows 10 and mobile users. No word yet on whether or not Minecraft players on other platforms will be getting this marketplace. We’ll keep you posted on that as we get word from Mojang. Stay on targetlast_img

first_img Tom Holland’s ‘Uncharted’ Coming in 2020‘Minecraft Earth’ Is The Next ‘Pokemon Go’ We’ve seen a lot of imaginative things come out of the Minecraft community over the years. Some of the work produced by fans has definitely been on the professional level. Now, the best of the best will be able to make money from their creations. With the next game update, Mojang will introduce a marketplace on Windows 10 and mobile.Approved creators will be able to sell maps and texture packs to other users. Mojang will take a cut, but creators will get to keep a certain amount for themselves. Folks can purchase these creations with Minecraft Coins. These will function the same as currencies found in other mobile games. If you play Minecraft on Xbox, you’ll need an Xbox Live Silver or Gold account in order to make purchases on the new marketplace.There will be two partner creators when the marketplace launches. One partner is Blockworks, which is a group known for creating RPG-themed maps. The other is pixel artist Eneija Silverleaf, who has made several different skins for the game. As the marketplace grows, there will no doubt be more partner creators who are signed up — especially if they highly talented.Creating things in Minecraft is no small feat. Being compensated for one’s hard work will certainly be something creators will appreciate. Monetary compensation will no doubt lead to other talented folks jumping on Minecraft to see if they make some moolah with their blocky creations. Minecraft is still insanely popular, and having a marketplace of this sort ensures that the game is around for a long time.As of now, the marketplace will only be available to Windows 10 and mobile users. No word yet on whether or not Minecraft players on other platforms will be getting this marketplace. We’ll keep you posted on that as we get word from Mojang. Stay on targetlast_img

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