‘Minecraft Earth’ revealed: A look at Microsoft’s ambitious AR mobile game

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Minecraft is a legendary crafting survival game from Mojang and Microsoft, where players can build literally anything they can imagine. Augmented reality (AR) in mobile gaming has nowhere near reached its peak, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some major players out there. While Microsoft already has a massive presence in mobile gaming, indeed, with Minecraft itself, Redmond is exploring what comes next for the franchise, and we were lucky enough to be among the first to get a glimpse at the mysterious “Project Genoa.”

It is officially called Minecraft Earth, and it has the potential to be massive. Unearthing Minecraft Earth: How does it work? The Niantic Labs inspiration in Minecraft Ea… We caught a glimpse at Microsoft’s upcoming AR game “Minecraft Earth” and came away stunned.