The Xbox 360 crafting system is unique. Instead of featuring a pattern-based crafting system, the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft allows players to place ingredients anywhere in the crafting window. In addition, the crafting window will tell players which materials are needed to craft a specific item. Players can also sort through crafting materials more easily because the Xbox 360 system features seven different categories for all craftable items:
To open the crafting window on Minecraft for Xbox 360, simply tap the ‘X’ button.