Minecraft is a great game to play by yourself. But after a while, you’ll probably start to get a little lonely. If you do, it’s time to bring in some other players to share the Minecraft experience with! Thankfully, thanks to its design, connecting with other players is a breeze. It will look something like mc. It also may have a port on the end displayed as :25565. Population — This is the number of people currently playing, as well as the maximum number of people.