Minecraft is the world’s most popular block mining game. Python is one of the world’s most popular computer languages. How could they not go together?
You can find the Pi edition of Minecraft in the Games heading of the main menu, as shown in Figure 13-1.
To use Minecraft:
Click the Menu button and choose Games and Minecraft Pi.
As Figure 13-1 shows, Minecraft launches in a small window and asks you to start a new game or join a game.
Click Start Game, select world, and click Create New.
Minecraft shows a Generating world window as it makes a new world. This takes a while.
The Minecraft world is made of blocks arranged in a 3D grid. Figure 13-2 is your first view of this new world.
Drag the mouse to turn so that you can see different parts of the world. To move, ...