Minecraft is one of the best open-world games ever created. It has a huge community and has been constantly updated for over ten years now. However, there's one thing that hasn't changed through all these years: Minecraft is NOT free.

There are still ways for you to play the game without having to pay, of course. In this article, we will showcase how to get Minecraft for free on both PC and Android.

1 - How to get Minecraft for free on PC

TLauncher is the easiest way for you to play Minecraft for free on PC. Firstly, you need to visit the home page of TLauncher.

TLauncher home page

Click the "Download TL" button to download the installation file to your PC. Run the file to install the launcher.

Install TLauncher
Install TLauncher on your PC

After the above steps are completed, you need to install Minecraft. Enter your nickname in the box (Any), select the version of Minecraft you want to run, then hit Install. It is best to just pick the newest version currently, 1.17. The Launcher will begin to download the files. You can play once it is complete - this version is completely free. Below is a step-by-step video guide.

2 - How to get Minecraft Pocket Edition for free (Android)

There is no way to get this game for free, as the Android version is also a premium game. To download and install the android version of Minecraft for no cost, you need to visit a page called kingmodapk. Copy and paste the link below into your browser to get to the download page.

  • kingmodapk.com/minecraft-pocket-edition/?download

Run the APK file to install the game. You can begin to play as soon as the installation is completed.

Create your Minecraft world
Create your Minecraft world and pick a game mode

With this being a modded version of Minecraft, you can even enable god mode or increase your own damage by toggling the mod options. Hit the "moddroid" button on the top left of the screen to open up the menu.

Enable mod options
Enable mod options for easier gameplay

3 - About Minecraft

Minecraft is an open-world sandbox video game created by Swedish developer Mojang Studios. It was originally programmed by Markus "Notch" Persson in the Java programming language and published in November 2011. Minecraft is one of the best-selling video games of all time, with 200 million copies sold and 126 million monthly active users.

Minecraft is the best sandbox
Minecraft is the best sandbox game ever created

In Minecraft, players explore a procedurally generated 3D world filled with blocks. They can explore the world to discover raw materials, craft items and tools, build structures and fight enemies. Depending on the mode, players can also cooperate or compete against other players in the same world.

Minecraft Gameplay
Minecraft gameplay is fairly easy to master.

There are two modes in Minecraft. The first one is a Survival mode in which players have to gather resources to survive in the game world while fighting various hostile mobs. The second mode is Creative, in which players have unlimited resources to build whatever they want.

>>> Read more: Top 5 Best Food Items In Minecraft 1.17

4 - Why should you use TLauncher?

  • It has all official versions of the game

You can play all versions of Minecraft ever released. They are not modified whatsoever: all the files are downloaded from the developers' servers.

  • Free Skin Mod

You can use cloaks and HD skins by installing TLauncher. They will be visible to yourself and other players on the server who also use TLauncher. The best part is that it is convenient - they can be done with just a few clicks.

Skins in Minecraft is a popular option for many players.
  • Install Forge and Optifine in one-click

You can mod Minecraft effortlessly using TLauncher. Forge is needed to work with mods, while Optifine boosts your FPS by optimizing the game. While you can install this by yourself, the launcher would do everything needed with just one click.

  • Install mods for free and without restrictions

Setting up mods has never been easier. With TLauncher's modpack system, you will get access to a huge catalog of maps, mods and resources with full descriptions and screenshots. The system also checks the compatibility of each mod installed to ensures no error happens.

Minecraft Mods
You can achieve incredible things with mods in Minecraft
  • Logging in with a Licensed Account

With TLauncher, you can even use all the features of a legit account like licensed servers or skin systems... by just registering a TLauncher account with your email and password.

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