There are lots of things to consider before you commit to buy Xbox 360 games products, whether it’s checking that the price you’ve found it for is the cheapest or reading customer reviews…you’ll want to make sure you follow our advice to help you get the best products for your money. In this Minecraft review we’ll run through all of the important things you need to know before you place that order.
Latest Price: £16.99
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- Minecraft is a game about placing blocks and going on adventures. Explore randomly-generated worlds and build amazing things from the simplest of homes to the grandest of castles. Play in Creative Mode with unlimited resources or mine deep into the world in Survival Mode, crafting weapons and armor to fend off the dangerous mobs. Suitable for the Xbox 360. Build with your imagination; create and explore your very own world where the only limit is what you can imagine- just be sure to build a shelter before night comes to keep yourself safe from monsters. Play on your own, or with up to 4 players split screen, or 8 players online. For ages 7 years and over.
- Product codes: 885370611670 1218695
Depending on the type of product you’re buying, there are obviously some very different things to consider, but key features is normally relevant to the majority of products we review. Make sure you take the time to check out all of the key features of Minecraft, and compare them to other similar products in the Xbox 360 games category. It’s also worth looking at other products from Minecraft to see the typical features you can expect in products from this brand.
Once you’ve got an idea of the key features you’d typically find on Xbox 360 games products, write yourself a list of “must-haves” this will be really important when it comes to narrowing down your selection of potential purchases. Be sure that you stick to this list of key features that you deem essential, i.e don’t be suckered into paying a premium for a product with unnecessary features and likewise don’t be fooled into what appears to be a bargain but actually doesn’t do the job you need it to do. Minecraft is obviously one of the top products that argos.co.uk sells, so as you’d imagine it will likely deliver most of your needs, depending on how serious you are about getting the very best Xbox 360 games products.
Price is clearly another priority for most online shoppers, so we’ll now look into the price of Minecraft to determine what makes it such a good buy and why it has earned the price score of 9.9 out of 10. Seeing as there are 20 products available in the Xbox 360 games, there’s plenty of choice out there. The price that we found Minecraft at is just £16.99 in our latest search, but the price of Xbox 360 games products can vary hugely. In fact the cheapest product we found in the Xbox 360 games category was just £7.99, with the most expensive product in the category coming in at £47.99.
It’s also worth studying the average price you should expect to pay. In our latest scan of Argos.co.uk we found that the average price of the products in the same category as Minecraft was £18.14. We then looked specifically at the average price of products from Minecraft, which was £21.99 of the 7 products we found. Although similarly the price of products from Minecraft can vary quite a bit too, with the cheapest being £14.99 and most expensive at £36.99. Of the 20 products in the Xbox 360 games category, 1 of them were from Minecraft.
So we scored Minecraft 9.3 out of 10, but how did we reach that score? To answer that simply, our review scores are made up of a number of factors including the quality of the product, the price and what customers are saying about it in their reviews.
To get the quality score, we’re looking at a number of factors, but typically we’re studying the brand of the product, the warranty included and basing it on what customers have to say about the quality.
For the price score, it seems pretty obvious, but we’re basing the score on the price of the product against competitor products or even alternatives from the same brand. For example if we find another Minecraft product at a cheaper price than Minecraft, but we feel they’re of similar quality, we’ll score the cheaper product higher.
Minecraft review score
For the review score, we gave Minecraft 8.8 out of 10. To reach that score we use information on what customers are saying about the same product from a number of retailers, to create an aggregate score.
The overall score is then a combination of all the other scores.
If you think Minecraft could be the right Xbox 360 games product for you, stop by Argos now by clicking “read reviews” to see what customers are saying about it.