Last year’s plan for an in-person Minecraft Festival was scrapped in March 2020 because, as you have no doubt already guessed, of the Covid-19 pandemic. Instead, fans were treated to Minecraft Live, an online event that ran in October of that year. Today Mojang announced its return to the site in 2021, with “juicy Minecraft News,” chats with content creators and an online community that will “actually influence” the game.

The show will start at 9 AM PT/12 PM ET/5 PM BT or your local equivalent on Oct 16th. (There’s a map below if that’s not clear) and will be streamed live on the official Minecraft Facebook, YouTube and Twitch accounts as well as