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Best ways to play Minecraft Multiplayer on PC, Xbox and PS4

How to play Minecraft Multiplayer on PC, Xbox and PS4?

Do you love playing Minecraft? Are you searching for the best ways to play Minecraft multiplayer? Whether you play Minecraft on PC, Xbox or Ps4, you always need a partner to play with. Isn’t it?

Minecraft is one of the best sandbox games which you can play single-player as well as multiplayer. Create and Win your own world! You may go for a Single-player at the start but as time passes, you will have some boredom. There are many modes in Minecraft, creativity, Survival, and Adventure. Irrespective of the mode, if you have a mate with you, you will have a completely different feeling. Today I am going to share some Best ways to play Minecraft multiplayer on PC, Xbox ad Ps4.

Best ways to play Minecraft Multiplayer on PC, Xbox and PS4, Tech chums

How to connect multiplayer? Best ways to play Minecraft multiplayer!

There are various ways to go multiplayer such as

  1. LAN(Local Area Network) – Connect two systems through a LAN cable ad go multiplayer.
  2. Online Server – In this two systems get connected together online. No physical connection.
  3. Minecraft Realms- It is a multiplayer service developed by Mojang. Setup is quick and through the game client and allows for you and up to ten friends to play simultaneously.
  4. Split Screen- ON a single system, but with split-screen.

For these four methods, I am going to share for JAVA edition and Windows 10/Xbox/Mobile devices. So lets us discuss each one of them one by one.


Local Area network ranges within a room or building only.

For Java Edition

  1. Choose a Host Computer. Please ensure the system requirements match.
  2. Launch the game and click on Single Player.
  3. Open the world(new or existing) solely your choice.
  4. After entering the world, press the ESC key.
  5. Open to the LAN button.
  6. Choose gamemode, by default it is set to Survival.
  7. You can also turn on cheats.
  8. Click start LAN world. Other players on the same network who want to join can join the game by selecting multiplayer.
  9. Wait a while until you both get connected. And then finally you are good to go!

For Windows 10/Xbox/Mobile devices

  1. First of all please ensure that all the players must connect with each other through a LAN.
  2. Click on the “Play” button.
  3. Now Generate a new world or you may edit the current world by holding the “pen icon”.
  4. ow opt for multiplayer option and turn on the option “Visible to LAN Players”, if off.
  5. Now click on Play and enjoy playing Minecraft multiplayer.


When things come online, Internet Protocol Address is introduced. A multiplayer server allows two or more players to play Minecraft together. This is done by either downloading the server file from or by connecting to another person’s server. But how to connect to another person’s server. follow the steps below:

For Java Edition

  1. Log into The game, Minecraft.
  2. Select the Multiplayer option.
  3. Click on the “Add server button”.
  4. Enter the IP address of the server you want to connect to. Please Note to access a server you need to run the same version of Minecraft as the server.

For Windows 10/Xbox/Mobile devices

  1. For Windows 10/Xbox/Mobile Devices, You have three official servers available, named Mineplex, InPvP, and Lifeboat. You can join any of them by clicking on it.
  2. You can also add to an external server by clicking on the button “add server”.
  3. And Finally, you are Good to Go!


Do you know what is a realm? Realms are servers! Special servers designed by Offered. You can Keep your Minecraft world online even when you are actually not. The world between two people only.  Whatever you do there is completely your choice.

The service is paid and you have to take a subscription for this. In this, you can add up to 10 members at a time. I personally feel this is one of the best ways to play Minecraft multiplayer if you want to send some money for the game.

For Java Edition

  • Open the game and choose the option “Minecraft Realms”.
  • Then configure the game and do necessary settings.
  • Now enter the world, either ew or existing.
  • Finally, you need to double click on the Realm/Server.

For Windows 10/Xbox/Mobile devices

  • Open the game
  • Now click on Play.
  • Press “Create New” and then New Realm.
  • Add the name of the Realm and then finally press “create”.
  • invite your friends now! and Enjoy playing!


For Java Edition

Not Available as it is console exclusive feature.

For Windows 10/Xbox/Mobile devices

  1. Start the game.
  2. Connect the controllers.
  3. This will automatically divide the monitor into player-specific screens (one for each player)

Final Verdict

Hey friends, This is all about going multiplayer in Minecraft. Minecraft is already a very popular game and every day the release of its new feature makes it awesome. These are the best ways to play Minecraft multiplayer.

I hope you would like the article. Share your feedback. Thank you!!


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