Minecraft unlikely on Wii U

Minecraft unlikely on Wii U

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Nintendo's eShop may be attracting a lot of small developers but Mojang, the team behind smash hit Minecraft, doesn't seem very keen on the idea.

Speaking in an interview with Edge, Mojang's Jens Bergensten had this to say:

Microsoft has an exclusivity deal for consoles. When it runs out we'll consider Minecraft for PlayStation, but Wii U is very unlikely.

Jens Bergensten, Mojang

Unfortunate news, since the Wii U's GamePad could be considered a natural fit compared to standard console controllers.

Would you like to see Minecraft come to Wii U, or is it old news already?

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Artakha said:

I would love for Minecraft to be on the Wii U. It's certainly a great fit considering you can use the Gamepad touch screen just like you would a cursor on a Computer. While still retaining the dual analog and control scheme that the game would require for being on consoles.

6 years ago

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EMurphy said:

I've been saying Minecraft would be great on Wii U since the console came out. The Gamepad really would be perfect. A shame they're not considering it.

6 years ago

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Deadmau5 said:

Is it on wii u or is it not yet of is it never going to be on wii u

6 years ago

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