AusGamers has reviewed Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition and writes:
"For the uninitiated – if that’s even possible anymore –- Minecraft is a game about... well, crafting. You collect materials from around the randomly generated world –- wool from sheep, wood from trees, and so on – and go about building things. Once you’ve created a crafting table and a furnace, the possibilities really open up. Want to build a boat and leave the island you’re on in search of a new area to explore? Do it. Is night approaching? Better build a shelter, because that’s when the monsters come out. See a mountain? Try digging your way through it. There is an end-goal to Minecraft, but it’s never explicitly stated in-game, and only extremely experienced players will ever bother seeking it out. For the most part, it’s all about playing around..."