Entries in 'minecraft' (59)

VIDEO: See The Simpsons' Minecraft parody intro

VIDEO: See The Simpsons' Minecraft parody intro

That’s when you know you’ve made it, right?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2014 at 12:11PM in News
New version of Minecraft set for Amazon Fire TV

New version of Minecraft set for Amazon Fire TV

Minecraft will be one of the big third-party launching on Amazon Fire TV.

The video streaming box/games console hybrid has been backed by a number of developers, and Minecraft, Asphalt ...

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 5:17PM in News
Minecraft tops UK Xbox Live charts for seventh time in 2014

Minecraft tops UK Xbox Live charts for seventh time in 2014

The Xbox 360 version of Mojang’s Minecraft is once again top of the UK Xbox Live charts.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 28th 2014 at 10:42AM in News
Bleszinski: Cancelling Minecraft on Oculus makes Notch look like a pouty kid

Bleszinski: Cancelling Minecraft on Oculus makes Notch look like a pouty kid

Famed developer Cliff Bleszinski has criticised Markus Persson for his decision to pull the plug on the Oculus Rift version of Minecraft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2014 at 4:08PM in News

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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
Persson cancels Minecraft for Oculus Rift following Facebook swoop

Persson cancels Minecraft for Oculus Rift following Facebook swoop

A virtual reality version of Minecraft in the planning stages for Oculus Rift has been cancelled.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 25th 2014 at 10:40PM in News
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
VIDEO: Minecraft introduces mini-games

VIDEO: Minecraft introduces mini-games

Mojang is currently testing mini-games in Minecraft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 20th 2014 at 10:25AM in News

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'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
Minecraft finally arriving on PS3 this week

Minecraft finally arriving on PS3 this week

The long-awaited release of Minecraft on PS3 is just hours away, Mojang has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 16th 2013 at 2:24PM in News

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Minecraft introduces one-click Twitch broadcasting

Minecraft introduces one-click Twitch broadcasting

Twitch and Mojang have teamed up to introduce simple Twitch broadcasting to the PC version of the smash-hit game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 22nd 2013 at 12:05PM in News
Minecraft tops One Direction as top selling annual

Minecraft tops One Direction as top selling annual

Publisher Egmont has announced that Minecraft has knocked One Direction off the top spot as the best selling annual in the UK.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 15th 2013 at 11:00AM in News
Minecraft for PS3 creeps toward release

Minecraft for PS3 creeps toward release

One of the biggest Xbox 360 success stories this year is nearing its long-awaited release on PS3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 11th 2013 at 12:56PM in News
Minecraft reveals Twitch partnership

Minecraft reveals Twitch partnership

Video broadcasting platform Twitch has struck a new partnership with Mojang to make it easier to stream Minecraft videos.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Nov 4th 2013 at 3:28PM in News

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Minecraft toys heading to retail

Minecraft toys heading to retail

Jazwares’ new range of Minecraft toys is hitting stores this month.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Oct 8th 2013 at 12:05PM in News
Minecraft featured in upcoming South Park episode

Minecraft featured in upcoming South Park episode

This week’s South Park episode will revolve around Minecraft, and – more specifically – the notion that concerned parents have no clue what the indie game sensation actually is.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 1st 2013 at 7:25AM in News
Ordnance Survey maps Britain in Minecraft

Ordnance Survey maps Britain in Minecraft

A complete map of the British Isles built using the Minecraft has been made freely available by Ordnance Surney.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 24th 2013 at 12:37PM in News
Minecraft also heading to PS3 and Vita

Minecraft also heading to PS3 and Vita

Looks like Microsoft's exclusivity over the indie phenomenon is well and truly over with Minecraft heading to two more PlayStation platforms.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 22nd 2013 at 10:26AM in News
Minecraft confirmed as PS4 launch title

Minecraft confirmed as PS4 launch title

Indie phenomenon Minecraft is heading to PlayStation 4.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 20th 2013 at 7:25PM in News
Payday 2 knocks Minecraft from No.1

Payday 2 knocks Minecraft from No.1

The team at 505 Games will be celebrating this week as its tactical shooter Payday 2 has topped the charts.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 19th 2013 at 9:52AM 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
Third week at the top for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

Third week at the top for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

The retail version of Minecraft for Xbox 360 has topped the UK charts for a third week running.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 12th 2013 at 10:10AM in News
Minecraft is the UK's No.1 for the second week in a row

Minecraft is the UK's No.1 for the second week in a row

The Xbox 360 Edition of Minecraft has claimed its second successive No.1 in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 5th 2013 at 9:25AM in News