"Access Denied" is the seventh episode of Minecraft: Story Mode. It was released on July 26th, 2016.


For the full plot, go here.

Continuing their portal journey in search of home, Jesse and crew land in a world entirely controlled by PAMA - a sinister "thinking machine" determined to command everyone and everything in pursuit of optimal usefulness and efficiency. Forced on the run to avoid capture and assimilation, you'll need to work with a new ally to defeat the corrupted computer and free the population it has enslaved.


  • Patton Oswalt as Jesse (Male)
  • Catherine Anne "Cat" Taber as Jesse (Female)
  • Paul Reubens as Ivor
  • Scott Porter as Lukas
  • Ashley Johnson as Petra
  • Jason "jtop" Topolski as PAMA
  • Yvette Nichole Brown as Harper
  • TBA as Harry (Human)

In-Game Choices

Did you make Petra angry in the Portal Hallway?

  • 86.3% made nice with Petra.
  • 13.7% made Petra angry.

What did you tell PAMA about how you found this world?

  • 49.2% told PAMA the truth.
  • 50.8% were uncooperative with PAMA.

Which friend did you unchip first?

  • 30.1% unchipped Lukas.
  • 69.9% unchipped Petra.

Which potion did you choose to clear a path to PAMA?

  • 33% chose the Invisibility Potion.
  • 19.3% chose the Leaping Potion.
  • 47.7% chose the Swiftness Potion.

Did you defend Harper?

  • 75% defended Harper.
  • 25% did not defend Harper.


Minecraft Story Mode - Episode 7 "Access Denied" Trailer

Minecraft Story Mode - Episode 7 "Access Denied" Trailer


  • The first appearance of Harper.
  • The first (and last) appearance of PAMA. (Deceased)
  • The first (and last) appearance of Harry. (Unknown)
  • Telltale announced Episode 7 on March 22nd 2016.
  • Episode 7 is the first episode with choices (except do nothing) which cause game over (returning to the last checkpoint).
  • In Episode 7, there is an alternative death message, "You have been made useful!", which doesn't appear in other episodes.

Key Art

MCSM S1 Ep7 Key Art