Minecraft players on consoles have quite a bit to be excited about this Fall with the Chinese Mythology Mash-Up Pack and a overall game update releasing October 4.
The Chinese Mythology pack embraces the ancient and mythical aesthetic of the Far East. Priced at $4.99 it will include 41 new skins and 13 themed music tracks.
It will also come with a special map for a Battle Mini Game planned to release in June.
In addition to the add-on content, a huge free update will release on the same day. Details for the update, provided by Mojang, can be seen below:
- Polar bears and their adorable offspring are to be found wandering frozen biomes.
- Banners! Spruce the place up with your personalized drapery.
- New terrain generation: Igloos now appear in Arctic biomes, and gargantuan fossils lie beneath the earth awaiting your discovery.
- Beetroots! You can farm them and turn them into a restorative soup. Delish!
- Other new blocks: End Bricks, Grass Path, Frosted Ice, Magma, Nether Wart Block, Red Nether Brick and Bone Block.
The update rolls out on October 4 for Xbox and Wii U Edition owners. Other consoles will receive the update the next day. In other Minecraft-related news the Exploration Update, which adds llamas and Woodland Mansions, was recently released.