How to get free Minecraft! The full version of Minecraft can be very expensive, however there are steps you can take to get Minecraft for free! Step One: Log-in to the Minecraft website. Step Two: Open another window and go to the site: www.mineshafter.appspot.com. Step Three: Log-in using your Gmail account by going to the “log in” button on the top right-hand corner. Step Four: Once you are logged in, use your mouse to hover over your username so you can click on settings.