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Upcoming Minecraft Movie Will Target Jurassic World’s Audience

02/29/2016, As many of you have heard by now, Minecraft will be getting the movie treatment. Last we heard in 2014, the movie is about 2-4 years from actually being released, but in the meantime it looks like some additional details have been revealed, thanks to a...

Facebook Confirms Minecraft Coming To Oculus Rift

02/21/2016, When Facebook announced that they would be acquiring Oculus VR in 2014, Minecraft’s creator Markus Persson reacted rather negatively by cancelling the Oculus Rift version of the game that was in development. However given that his company, Mojang, was...

Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.14.0 Arrives On Play Store

02/18/2016, Slightly more than a week ago, the Minecraft Overworld update was confirmed to head for Windows 10 and the Pocket Edition, and here we are with word that Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.14.0 is now ready and waiting over in the Play Store for you to download...

GTA 5’s Map Is Being Recreated In Minecraft

01/20/2016, Minecraft is an amazing game in the sense that you can do so much with it, so much so that there are classes on the game to teach children the educational value of it. Heck, we wouldn’t be surprised if Minecraft could also one day be used to teach...

Minecraft: Education Edition Is Coming To A School Near You

01/19/2016, Minecraft is one of the most popular games on the planet that’s available on a wide variety of platforms. Its developer Mojang was acquired by Microsoft so it’s a Redmond property now. The company has shaken things up a bit ever since it...

Minecraft: Story Mode Wii U Release Date Confirmed

01/18/2016, Minecraft never really had a story mode until Telltale stepped into the picture. It was confirmed last year that Telltale is going to develop an episodic adaptation of one of the most popular games on the planet and Minecraft: Story Mode arrived on major...

Hackers Threaten Steam And Minecraft Takedown On Christmas

12/20/2015, It seems like hackers want to spoil the fun for everybody over Christmas, the holiday that many look forward to just because they have time off to play games for as long as they want, it all went horribly wrong last year when Xbox Live and PSN were taken...

Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 4 Release Confirmed

12/13/2015, Minecraft never really had a story mode before but Telltale Games fixed that, the studio is known for creating episodic series like The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones, and it did justice to Minecraft as well. So far three episodes of Minecraft: Story...

Minecraft For Nintendo Wii U Confirmed

12/07/2015, Minecraft has always been available on a wide variety of platforms and ever since the company behind it was picked up by Microsoft, it even arrived on some of Redmond’s platforms that were not supported previously. Microsoft did say at the time of...

Minecraft Wii U Edition Classification Removed By PEGI

11/17/2015, According to a report from last week, it was suggested that Minecraft could finally be making its way onto the Wii U. This is thanks to a sighting on the PEGI website in which the Minecraft Wii U Edition was spotted with a PEGI 7 rating. Unfortunately...

Microsoft CEO Thinks Minecraft Can Help Get Girls Into Comp Science

11/17/2015, Recent developments in society and the tech industry have started to see a concern over the lack of diversity at the workplace, namely how there seem to be more men than women in the field. However there have been efforts made to change that, such as...

Minecraft Could Be Coming To The Wii U After All

11/12/2015, Nintendo has a lot of great first-party titles, but sometimes gamers want more than just their share of Mario, Link, Yoshi, and so on. Sometimes third-party titles would be nice too. Now Minecraft has been out for a while now and so far the game has found...