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.MCGAME File Extension

File TypeMinecraft Game Backup File

DeveloperMinecraft Launcher
4.1 (17 Votes)
CategoryGame Files


This file is saved in a zipped format. You can view the contents by unzipping it with a file decompression program.

What is an MCGAME file?

Game installation archive created by Minecraft Launcher, a custom launcher for the game Minecraft; stores the game files in a compressed .ZIP format; not supported officially by Minecraft, but sometimes used for backing up specific versions of the game.

More Information

NOTE: Minecraft Launcher is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. You can either download the Java version (MinecraftSP.jar), which works on all platforms, or the native version for Windows or Mac.

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Programs that open MCGAME files
Minecraft Launcher
Corel WinZip 21
Minecraft Launcher
Minecraft Launcher
Updated 11/16/2012

About the file extension mcgame

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