Entries in 'mojang' (62)

Minecraft launches on Raspberry Pi

Minecraft launches on Raspberry Pi

Mojang has brought Minecraft to a new platform, announcing the game’s arrival for Raspberry Pi computers.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 13th 2013 at 8:10AM in News
Mojang brings in $237m in 2012

Mojang brings in $237m in 2012

Mojang CEO Carl Manneh has revealed the Minecraft developer brought in revenue of nearly $240m last year.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 4th 2013 at 8:40AM in News
Minecraft hits 20m sales across all platforms

Minecraft hits 20m sales across all platforms

The seemingly unending sales onslaught of Minecraft has brought the title to another major milestone.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 23rd 2013 at 10:05PM in News
Minecraft XBLA hits 5m copies sold

Minecraft XBLA hits 5m copies sold

Mojang has revealed the latest milestone for its multi-platform hit Minecraft, announcing that the Xbox 360 Edition has reached 5m sales.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 8th 2013 at 8:20AM in News

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Minecraft moves over 450,000 units on Christmas day

Minecraft moves over 450,000 units on Christmas day

Mojang's multi-platform cash cow Minecraft has once again flexed its muscle.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 2nd 2013 at 8:05AM in News
Minecraft documentary to premiere on Xbox Live

Minecraft documentary to premiere on Xbox Live

2 Player Productions’ upcoming documentary Minecraft: The Story of Mojang will premiere this weekend on Xbox Live.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 19th 2012 at 10:50AM in News
Minecraft Pocket Edition sales hit 5m, franchise closing in on 20m mark

Minecraft Pocket Edition sales hit 5m, franchise closing in on 20m mark

Minecraft Pocket Edition is selling well, really well.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 14th 2012 at 7:25AM in News
Minecraft 360 edition averaging 50,000 sales a week

Minecraft 360 edition averaging 50,000 sales a week

It looks as if the Xbox 360 edition of Minecraft has a good chance of running down its PC predecessor in terms of sales.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 10th 2012 at 7:08AM in News

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Minecraft surges past 8m copies on PC

Minecraft surges past 8m copies on PC

Mojang’s indie hit Minecraft has surpassed 8m units sold on PC.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 13th 2012 at 2:57AM in News
Minecraft 360 edition 'Adventure Update' lands today

Minecraft 360 edition 'Adventure Update' lands today

The Xbox 360 edition of Minecraft is set to receive the content-packed ‘Adventure Update’ sometime later today.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 16th 2012 at 7:45AM in News
Minecraft XBLA builds up 4m sales, averages 27,000 a day

Minecraft XBLA builds up 4m sales, averages 27,000 a day

Minecraft's Xbox 360 developer 4J has revealed more staggering numbers for the indie hit's console effort.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 2nd 2012 at 7:21AM in News
Minecraft dev announces 'Block by Block' collaboration with UN

Minecraft dev announces 'Block by Block' collaboration with UN

Minecraft developer Mojang has announced the Block by Block program, an initiative in partnership with the UN to encourage youth to join in the planning process of building local environments.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 6th 2012 at 8:45AM in News

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Schafer/Wolpaw: Minecraft, DayZ experiences nail the promise of games

Schafer/Wolpaw: Minecraft, DayZ experiences nail the promise of games

Veteran game writers Erik Wolpaw and Tim Schafer believe titles that push player-driven experiences such as Minecraft and DayZ are the future of the general gaming medium.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 4th 2012 at 11:21PM in News
Minecraft XBLA hits 3.6m copies sold

Minecraft XBLA hits 3.6m copies sold

Mojang has announced the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft has sold 3.6m copies since its May launch.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 28th 2012 at 7:04AM in News
Minecraft PC exceeds 7m copies sold, major 360 update in the works

Minecraft PC exceeds 7m copies sold, major 360 update in the works

Mojang’s smash hit Minecraft has eclipsed the 7m mark for units sold on its original platform alone.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Aug 14th 2012 at 6:59AM in News
Mojang profits more than double

Mojang profits more than double

Minecraft developer Mojang is on course to make a profit of more than 14m in its second year.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Aug 8th 2012 at 11:32AM in News

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Minecraft sells 3m copies on XBLA

Minecraft sells 3m copies on XBLA

Mojang has announced the Xbox Live Arcade version of Minecraft has reached 3m copies sold.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 23rd 2012 at 7:14AM in News
Mojang's Scrolls approaching closed alpha stage

Mojang's Scrolls approaching closed alpha stage

Minecraft developer Mojang has revealed that its next game, Scrolls, is close to entering the closed alpha stage.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 26th 2012 at 12:47PM in News
Mojang: Minecraft best-selling XBLA game ever, over 2m units sold

Mojang: Minecraft best-selling XBLA game ever, over 2m units sold

It appears Minecraft’s popularity on the Xbox 360 mirrors that of its PC version.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 5th 2012 at 7:06AM in News
Minecraft sales close in on 10m

Minecraft sales close in on 10m

Total global sales of indie PC hit Minecraft are rapidly approaching 10m.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 25th 2012 at 1:37PM in News
Minecraft shots revealed

Minecraft shots revealed

PC hit Minecraft has been given the alcoholic drinks treatment by gaming café Loading.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on May 8th 2012 at 4:33PM in News
Notch reveals new sci-fi game 0x10c

Notch reveals new sci-fi game 0x10c

Minecraft creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson is working on a futuristic space game which could feature a monthly subscription.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 4th 2012 at 9:36AM in News
Minecraft XBLA dated for May, Arcade Next revealed

Minecraft XBLA dated for May, Arcade Next revealed

Microsoft has revealed a launch date for the upcoming Xbox Live Arcade edition of Minecraft.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 23rd 2012 at 12:21AM in News
Minecraft Xbox 360 launch date and details coming today

Minecraft Xbox 360 launch date and details coming today

Microsoft is set to announce launch details for the much anticipated Xbox 360 edition of Minecraft sometime later today.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 22nd 2012 at 6:46AM in News
Bethesda and Mojang settle on Scrolls lawsuit

Bethesda and Mojang settle on Scrolls lawsuit

An agreement has been made between Mojang and Bethesda regarding the Scrolls trademark dispute, Mojang CEO and Minecraft creator Markus 'Notch' Persson has announced via twitter.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 12th 2012 at 6:38AM in News