Entries in 'mojang' (24)

Minecraft console sales exceed lifetime PC figures

Minecraft console sales exceed lifetime PC figures

The console editions of Minecraft have sold past the life to date total of its original PC platform.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 26th 2014 at 12:23AM in News
Notch at loggerheads with Minecraft users (and press) over EULA

Notch at loggerheads with Minecraft users (and press) over EULA

The monetization rules that govern Minecraft servers have led to a public spat between the game’s creator and his community.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 18th 2014 at 2:40PM in News
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Halo Mash-up Pack out today

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Halo Mash-up Pack out today

The Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Halo Mash-up Pack is scheduled to arrive today via the Xbox Games Store, Microsoft has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 28th 2014 at 5:24PM in News
Minecraft lands on Xbox One, PS4 and Vita in August

Minecraft lands on Xbox One, PS4 and Vita in August

Minecraft will arrive on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PS Vita this August, Mojang has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 23rd 2014 at 8:29AM in News

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Minecraft Realms launches worldwide

Minecraft Realms launches worldwide

Mojang's private Minecraft server subscription service Minecraft Realms is available now worldwide.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 21st 2014 at 7:59AM in News
Notch to disband Mojang after 10 years if no longer profitable

Notch to disband Mojang after 10 years if no longer profitable

Mojang will shut its doors a decade after its formation if the developer isn't turning a profit, company founder Markus 'Notch' Persson has revealed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 8th 2014 at 10:31PM in News
Minecraft PC hits 15m sales

Minecraft PC hits 15m sales

Minecraft's PC version has sold 15m copies, creator Markus 'Notch' Persson has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 29th 2014 at 10:11PM in News
Minecraft Xbox One Edition will take Xbox 360 save transfers

Minecraft Xbox One Edition will take Xbox 360 save transfers

Microsoft has confirmed that the upcoming Xbox One version of Minecraft will allow users to transfer their saves from Xbox 360.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 25th 2014 at 3:01PM in News

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Minecraft for PS4 and Vita targeting Q2/Q3 release; Save transfers planned

Minecraft for PS4 and Vita targeting Q2/Q3 release; Save transfers planned

The PS4 and Vita versions of Minecraft could be with us in just a few weeks.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 24th 2014 at 1:50PM in News
Mojang confirms Minecraft PS3 retail release in Europe, North America

Mojang confirms Minecraft PS3 retail release in Europe, North America

Mojang has confirmed retail release plans for Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition in both North America and PAL regions.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 16th 2014 at 7:18PM in News
Minecraft Pocket Edition reaches 21m sales

Minecraft Pocket Edition reaches 21m sales

Minecraft Pocket Edition has surpassed 21m copies sold, developer Mojang has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 10th 2014 at 6:47AM in News
Minecraft title update hits Xbox 360, PS3 this week

Minecraft title update hits Xbox 360, PS3 this week

Minecraft's next major console update is ready to launch, Mojang has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 26th 2014 at 6:14PM in News

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Warner Bros plotting Minecraft movie

Warner Bros plotting Minecraft movie

Minecraft creator Markus Persson is in discussion with Warner Bros over a Minecraft movie, he has announced.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 28th 2014 at 10:02AM in News
'Significantly bigger worlds' coming to Minecraft Pocket Edition

'Significantly bigger worlds' coming to Minecraft Pocket Edition

Mojang has promised some significant new functionality for the mobile version of its hit title.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 19th 2014 at 1:10PM in News
Minecraft PC surpasses 14m units sold

Minecraft PC surpasses 14m units sold

Minecraft has reached new sales heights again this week, thanks to another milestone for the original version on Windows and Mac.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 4th 2014 at 7:10AM in News
Minecraft sells 1m copies on PS3

Minecraft sells 1m copies on PS3

Minecraft has already sold 1m copies on PS3, following its launch on PlayStation Network in December.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 26th 2014 at 11:15PM in News

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Minecraft PC sales cross 12m, Mass Effect DLC planned for 360 Edition

Minecraft PC sales cross 12m, Mass Effect DLC planned for 360 Edition

Calling Minecraft the golden goose of Mojang seems a bit understated at this point.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 3rd 2013 at 8:20AM in News
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition surpasses 8m units sold

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition surpasses 8m units sold

Mojang's hit sandbox game Minecraft has sold over 8m units, console developer 4J Studios has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 12th 2013 at 11:40PM in News
Mojang's Scrolls sells 100k units, still in beta

Mojang's Scrolls sells 100k units, still in beta

Mojang has announced the paid-beta for its upcoming strategy card game Scrolls has sold 100k copies.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 30th 2013 at 6:59AM in News
More Minecraft LEGO heads to market

More Minecraft LEGO heads to market

Outrageously successful online game Minecraft is getting even more LEGO merchandise.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 17th 2013 at 4:41PM in News
Mini golf chain issues cease and desist letter to Minecraft developer

Mini golf chain issues cease and desist letter to Minecraft developer

Minecraft developer Mojang has been served a cease and desist letter from US mini golf chain Putt-Putt regarding user-created levels using the likeness of the company’s courses.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 11th 2013 at 7:40AM in News
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition sells 7m copies on XBLA

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition sells 7m copies on XBLA

Continuing the recent streak of Minecraft sales figure news, 4J Studios has announced that Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition has moved past 7m sales.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 28th 2013 at 5:30PM in News
Minecraft moves 11m units on PC

Minecraft moves 11m units on PC

Indie megahit Minecraft has surpassed 11m sales on the game’s original platform.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 26th 2013 at 7:25AM in News
Notch confirms strong retail performance for Minecraft Xbox 360

Notch confirms strong retail performance for Minecraft Xbox 360

The retail version of Minecraft was the best-selling Xbox 360 game in its launch window, according to the game’s creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 24th 2013 at 6:09AM in News