November 2, 2021
This version was the first released to the Windows Store and merged the three PC entries of the Minecraft franchise: Java and Bedrock editions and Minecraft Dungeons.
- Bedrock Edition now in the Launcher.
- Minecraft Dungeons from Microsoft Store now in the Launcher.
- Xbox Game Pass for PC subscribers who are on a Windows 10 or Windows 11 device and are using the new Launcher from the Microsoft Store/Xbox app can now play Java Edition, Bedrock Edition and Minecraft Dungeons under Game Pass.
- Updated how accounts work in the Launcher.
- Fixed a bunch of UI bugs.
- Fixes to the way the Launcher interacts with users' entitlements to various games, especially in relation to if the user is a Game Pass subscriber.