The sport will not obtain any additional updates and is now not supported as of September 24.
Roughly two years since Microsoft and Apple revealed that Minecraft was headed to Apple TV, the sport is now dropping assist for the platform. In a splash page that just lately started surfacing within the sport on Apple TV, Microsoft alerted customers that it had ceased updates and assist for the platform as of September 24 (by way of Engadget).
From the alert:
Efficient from Monday, 24 September, the Apple TV model of Minecraft will now not be up to date or supported. We’re grateful to the Apple TV neighborhood for his or her assist, however we have to reallocate assets to the platforms that our gamers use probably the most.
In different phrases, Minecraft on Apple TV hadn’t attracted sufficient gamers to proceed on.
Whereas the sport will now not obtain updates on Apple TV, those that have bought the sport will be capable to proceed enjoying. Nevertheless, in recognition that the expertise is not “in-line” with Minecraft on different platforms, Microsoft says it should difficulty full refunds for purchases made throughout the final 90 days.
The 10 12 months previous talked about it on Sunday. Did not see the splash display then however right here it’s… pic.twitter.com/XYQ2TirzM7
— mac-interactive 🇬🇧🇪🇺🌍🌌 (@macinteractive) October 9, 2018
It is an fascinating transfer contemplating Minecraft has a presence on each console and cell platform on the market at this level. Nevertheless, with no vital base of gamers steadily partaking with the sport, the fact is that it possible wasn’t definitely worth the assets Microsoft was placing in to take care of one more model of the in any other case fashionable title.