Minecraft's latest skin pack takes you on a Journey to the West

Microsoft has announced a new Minecraft skin pack for both the Windows 10 Edition Beta and Pocket Edition. Available in the Windows Store for $1.99, this latest piece of content takes players on a Journey to the West, introducing new characters from iconic Chinese classical tales.

As well as player skins, the update will also unlock a new style to play with. You'll be able to create and live in that Chinese palace you always dreamed of creating in the world of blocks. There's a bunch of included content listed over on the Xbox Wire blog, so be sure to check out the announcement for more details on this optional package.

Haven't downloaded Minecraft to your PC yet? Hit the Windows Store to learn more about Microsoft's super-popular block building game.

Source: Xbox Wire

Rich Edmonds
Senior Editor, PC Build

Rich Edmonds was formerly a Senior Editor of PC hardware at Windows Central, covering everything related to PC components and NAS. He's been involved in technology for more than a decade and knows a thing or two about the magic inside a PC chassis. You can follow him on Twitter at @RichEdmonds.