Alright! Hitch on, choose your distro, and lets go on! This tutorial consists of debian and Ubuntu based instructions as well as arch linux, and fedora,
First, you will need Java runtime.
sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jre
So, you want oracle runtime instead? But…. fine…. Get the repository and install the package.
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer
You will then download the launcher. Go to the minecraft.net page to download or…
Now run the file! Log in with your username and password and start playing!
This article was contributed by kylerschin.