We went hands-on with Minecraft Earth at E3 2019, Microsoft's upcoming augmented-reality game for iOS and Android. Here's why it could be the next big thing in mobile gaming.
E3 2019 is an event known primarily for core titles on PC and consoles, with mobile phone games almost seen as taboo when it comes to stage presentations. The business reality of mobile is stark, however. More gamers than ever spend time playing on their phones, and Microsoft has been staggeringly inept over the years when it comes to capitalizing on mobile ... well, anything, let alone games. That losing streak could be about to change, though.
Say hello to Minecraft Earth, which looks set to be the biggest mobile game Microsoft has ever (maybe, will ever) make. We spent some time with Minecraft Earth at E3, and we're very impressed.
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