Your favourite virtual blocks really are about to become your favourite real-world blocks, as the first Lego Minecraft sets are made available for pre-order.
The initial set of blocks (implying that there may be more in future) is named Lego Minecraft Micro World, and includes two of the most iconic Minecraft characters as “Micro Mobs” – you’ll receive both Steve and a teeny-tiny Creeper.
The kit itself is quite detailed and offers gamers the ability to build their own Minecraft world just like they can in-game. Mines and hidden resources are hidden below a removable surface, and – just like the game – fans are able to stack cubes on top of each other and generally build and modify the world just the way they like it.
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Want your own blocks? Head to Jinx and get pre-orderin’. The Lego Minecraft Micro World is priced at £34.99, and will arrive some time in the American summer.
By the way, you can thank four rabid Lego / Minecraft fans – Bjarne Panduro Tveskov, Kyle Tingey, Michael Thomas and Chris Malloy – who helped develop the concept and shape the final product. Notch and the fellas at Mojang probably should also get some love too, but we already knew that, right?
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