Popular Minecraft server Mineplex has triumphantly reopened after being shut down earlier this year. Though many Minecraft users prefer to play the game solo, some want to improve it by connecting to multiplayer servers and interacting with other players.
The option of setting up a private server is available for individuals seeking a more personal experience. Another alternative is joining open-source Minecraft servers, which provide specialized worlds, game modes, and maps. For instance, the Lord of the Rings universe comes to life in Mojang’s sandbox with Minecraft Middle Earth. On the Grand Theft Minecart server, fans of Grand Theft Auto can explore the city of MineSantos. In addition, servers based on well-known features, like CatCraft, try to improve the core survival experience.
Given that Mineplex had previously shut down this year, its comeback is noteworthy. Mineplex promised gamers in a tweet that they won’t have to fork over $15 to enter the server because the complete release will be free.
Various games are available on Mineplex, such as Super Paintball, Turf Wars, and Super Smash Mobs, which brings Super Smash Bros. to Minecraft. The Mineplex administrators have pledged to provide even more material and bring back all of the original games. To support Mineplex’s relaunch and enjoy unique in-game benefits, players can also visit the server’s official website and buy one of the offered packages.
In addition to announcing the return of Mineplex, the company also unveiled Mineplex Studio, which it describes as “a novel approach to game development and publishing within the Minecraft universe.” According to the Mineplex admins, community developers will be responsible for developing most of the games on the server, allowing for more frequent updates and enhancements.
Mineplex has scheduled a closed test later this year to solve the difficulty of managing a Minecraft server, especially a big one. Players can purchase access to the shop during this test period, with all money going towards Mineplex’s infrastructure costs. Also planned for the following Friday at 6 PM EST is a “developer town hall” where queries will be addressed and issues like restoring previous stats and ranks will be raised.
The Minecraft player community, who missed one of the game’s first servers, Mineplex, upon its comeback, has expressed its extreme happiness. Although the precise reasons for its earlier closure were never made public, the community has proposed speculations, including unsatisfactory service charges that made gamers unhappy and problems with the server’s anti-cheat mechanisms. Mineplex, starting a new chapter in the Minecraft saga, offers nostalgia to fans of the game and the hope of an even better future and more exciting gameplay than in the past.