Minecraft Earth arrived out in the U.S. in early obtain form on November 12, and the augmented reality choose on the well known exploration and generation match strike 1.2 million downloads in the nation in its very first week, in accordance to industry analysts Sensor Tower.

Minecraft Earth is available for iOS and Android units. You can use your smartphone’s camera to place a Minecraft globe into the real just one.

The free of charge-to-perform title is acquiring a slow rollout across the globe throughout this early obtain stage, starting off in Iceland and New Zealand in October. Minecraft Earth has been downloaded a total of 2.5 million situations.

This is technically an early entry time period for the video game, so it is not totally truthful to compare it to other U.S. cell AR launches. Nevertheless, to give you some notion, Pokémon Go experienced about 32.7 million installs in the U.S. in its first 7 days. The more modest Harry Potter: Wizards Unite had 3.1 million.

The normal version of Minecraft is just one of the major hits in gaming history, selling more than 176 million copies.

Mike Minotti