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Minecon 2015 Tickets Sale Starts On March 27th

03/19/2015, Minecon is an annual convention where Minecraft fans gather to celebrate their favorite game. Mojang confirmed last month that Minecon 2015 is going to take place after skipping 2014, it expects more than 10,000 people to turn up, the event is going to...

Xbox Boss Phil Spencer Explains Minecraft Acquisition

03/18/2015, Last year Microsoft announced that they would be acquiring Mojang and together with that, the developer’s IP which includes the incredibly popular title Minecraft. The deal was valued at a whopping $2.5 billion, but why would Microsoft spend that amount...

The Simpsons Opening Sequence Recreated In Minecraft

03/18/2015, We suppose one of the reasons why Minecraft might be such a popular game is because it helps unleash your creativity, allowing gamers to create all sorts of worlds based on their ideas, as long as they have the patience and discipline to see it through....

Turkey Could Issue Minecraft Ban

03/10/2015, I don’t know about you, but this sure as heck sounds like a bird brain of a move by the Turkish government, especially when the republic’s Family and Social Policies Ministry has moved in favor for a nationwide ban of Minecraft. This was done after an...

The Simpsons Set To Arrive On Minecraft

02/27/2015, Minecraft players, listen up! If you are a huge fan of The Simpsons, a long running cartoon that has legions of fans, you could very well enjoy the characters of Springfield in the fully-textured, cubic glory of Minecraft. This is set to happen when...

Minecon 2015 Dates Confirmed

02/02/2015, The annual convention where Minecraft fans gather to celebrate their favorite title is back. Mojang has confirmed the Minecon 2015 dates. The convention is returning this year after skipping 2014. Mojang expects more than 10,000 people to attend the...

WesterosCraft Is A Place Of Beauty

01/28/2015, Crossovers are more often than not a double edged sword – it can cut both ways, for good and for bad, depending on how it is executed. We have seen crossovers in the comics world for many decades now, and sometimes, the entire shebang just works,...

Microsoft’s Minecraft Beneficial To The Company

01/26/2015, After Microsoft picked up Mojang officially for $2.5 billion last year, there were certainly quarters who were wondering whether Microsoft made a mistake in picking up the company for that huge amount of cash. Well, it did look like a rather strange...

Minecraft Usernames And Passwords Leaked

01/20/2015, It seems that another leak has happened – and this time around, it would involve a plain text file (of all things!) that carries over 1,800 Minecraft usernames as well as passwords. Having been leaked online, it remains at this point in time unknown...

Minecraft For Xbox Gets The Simpsons Content Packs

01/15/2015, Minecraft and The Simpsons are very popular around the world so undoubtedly there are people out there who are fans of both, the game and the TV show that is, what if somehow they were able to enjoy both of them together? Well they can if they play...

Fancy Typing On A Minecraft Word Processor?

01/12/2015, Yes, we have seen how Minecraft has been used to construct a functional hard drive in the past, and hence it is not surprising to see the creativity within us humans harnessed for the greater good – and in this case, to come up with a Minecraft word...

Notch’s Mansion Recreated In Minecraft

12/21/2014, I would like to think that this was just in the pipeline, waiting to happen simply because the reason to exists. What am I referring to? Why, Markus “Notch” Persson’s $70 million purchase of what is deemed to be the most expensive home in...