Although these achievements are yet to be reflected on the current Nintendo Switch version, this likely signals an impending update.

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Although Nintendo maintains its own online gaming network for Switch owners, the company appears to be willing to allow Xbox Live achievement integration on its platform.

Despite Microsoft and Nintendo fostering a strong relationship between multiple cross-platform titles, Sony continues to remain averse to cross-console engagement.

Following the Better Together update, Xbox One, Windows 10, mobile and VR users were unified, standardizing the experience under the game's "Bedrock" versions.

While Nintendo Switch was announced among the platforms receiving the update too, the merge is yet to be seen six months later.

It now appears that Xbox Live achievements are on their way to the Nintendo Switch, as a part of an upcoming update for Minecraft.

Listings for 79 achievements have surfaced on Xbox Live servers (via True Achievements), totaling 1,750 Gamerscore for those on the system.Other versions of Minecraft, including the Java Edition, should get the Update Aquatic "very soon".Phase Two of the update is also "coming soon", which will include the remaining features that we outlined in the original story (below).But these locations won’t give up their bounty so easily! If you need to set that up, visit and follow the detailed instructions within.Some maps may point you to mysterious Ocean Monuments, patrolled by spiny Guardians, others to Woodland Mansions - a new location, inhabited by the Villagers’ creepy cousins: the Illagers! Minecraft for Android: Minecraft is about placing blocks to build things and going on adventures. Since Minecraft — Pocket Edition first appeared, we’re continuing to add loads of new features, including...You can also visit a land of mushrooms if it sounds more like your cup of tea.