Minecraft XBLA to get card-based retail release

Monday, 23 April 2012 11:30 GMT By Johnny Cullen

Microsoft has confirmed to MCV the XBLA release of Minecraft will get a retail release alongside the three other games in the Arcade Next line-up. The 360 version of the Mojang title will get a card-based release at GAME as part of the retailer’s current code distribution deal with Microsoft for Xbox Live content.

The game launches on Xbox Live Arcade on May 9 for 1600 MS points.