Minecraft Beta 1.6 Will Include Nether for Multiplayer

Today Notch posted an update to let us all know that the Minecraft Beta 1.6 update has an official release date of “not soon” but that it will give access for multiplayer worlds to access The Nether.

This is exciting news for anybody who plays Minecraft online regularly. The 1.6 update will also bring maps to single player, and possibly multiplayer.

Do you like the idea of being able to explore The Nether while in multiplayer?