.MCA File Extension

.MCA File Extension

File Type

Minecraft "Anvil" Map File

Developer Mojang
Popularity
4.5  |  117 Votes
Category Game Files
Format Binary

What is an MCA file?

World format used by Minecraft, a game that allows open-ended construction of worlds; replaces the older .MCR (Minecraft Region) format and includes enhancements such as an increased build height (256 up from 128), support for more block types, and more efficient file compression; also enables greater modding capabilities for the game community.

More Information

NOTE: The MCA Minecraft map format is referred to as "Anvil," an arbitrary name chosen by the Minecraft developers.

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Updated April 18, 2013

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