Minecraft Realms

Frequently Asked Questions


  • Is Realms coming to Minecraft: Pocket Edition?

    Yes! Realms will definitely end up in Minecraft: Pocket Edition, but the team is currently prioritising the PC/Mac version. We'll have more news later in the year.

  • When will Realms be released?

    Minecraft Realms Beta is currently out in Sweden. It will be made available in more countries during 2014.

  • How long will my Minecraft Realms subscription last?

    At launch, subscriptions will be available in chunks of one, three, and six months.

  • How much will a Realms subscription cost?

    The base price is €10 per month, but you will get a better price if you choose a longer subscription.

  • Can I export my Minecraft map from Realms?

    You’ll be able to export your maps at any time, even for a limited duration after your subscription has expired.

  • Can I upload my Minecraft map onto Realms?

    Not at the moment. Sorry!

  • Will Realms work with older versions of Minecraft or the newest Snapshots?

    You’ll need to be running the most recent release of Minecraft to use Realms. Snapshot releases are not supported.

  • Can I use admin commands?

    The host of a Realms server will have access to most existing commands.

  • Will Realms support modding and texture packs?

    Not at the moment. Sorry!

  • How big are Realms worlds?

    There is no size restriction. Realms supports infinite terrain!

  • My friend invited me to a Realm but I can’t accept his invitation. What should I do?

    Make sure you don’t have a texture pack installed. This can stop some of the necessary icons showing up.

  • Can I use Command Blocks on my Realm?

    Not at the moment Sorry!