01/10/2014, Minecraft is an interesting game title that has garnered its fair share of fans, and it just goes to show how we like to build things from scratch. Well, having said that, any particular game title with a large following would do well to receive updates and upgrades from time to time, and so the same applies to Minecraft. In fact, we have seen a snapshot of Minecraft 1.8, where […]
11/11/2013, Do you think that humans love to build? I suppose the answer would be in the affirmative, especially when you take into consideration the fairly large number of architectural achievements that we have seen in the past, such as the ancient pyramids of Giza, or the Eiffel Tower, as well as the Treasury in Petra, Jordan. In the 21st century, here we are with video games that encourage gamers to […]
08/28/2013, Mojang’s Jens Begensten has recently put up in a new blog update details concerning Minecraft’s upcoming 1.7 patch for their hit title. To be more specific, he touched on the changes that were made to Minecraft’s world generator that will definitely have an impact on how worlds come together. Basically, the team wanted to take a look at how to improve three key areas – oceans that are too large […]
06/03/2013, Will Mojang's new game, Scrolls, be able to do better than their current hit Minecraft?
05/27/2013, Will Scrolls from Mojang be as huge a hit as Minecraft?
02/11/2013, We’re sure, just like us, many of you are fans of Mojang’s Minecraft no matter where you play it. We’ve spent hours upon hours building our dream home by day while trying to stay safe from the enemies that tend to make their way across the world at night. But what if those enemies all of a sudden started coming out during the day? A fan-made video called “Minecraft: Day Blockers” […]
02/11/2013, Back in November of last year, Mojang the company behind Minecraft, announced that the game was coming to the Raspberry Pi platform. In case, you don’t know about Raspberry Pi, it’s a very small computer design (credit-card sized) that can be used as a core system, and extended for many purposes. It’s incredibly cheap ($25 – $35 with more connectors) and is powered by a Broadcom BCM2835 system on chip […]
10/02/2012, Mojang’s masterpiece of a block building game, Minecraft, has broken yet another new sales record, and this time around it would be the Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition that makes its mark on the record books. Mojang’s collaboration with 4J Studios has resulted in a blockbuster hit that has surpassed the 4 million mark, where 4J Studios tweeted, “Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has passed 4 million sales! Incredible number, thanks to […]
07/23/2012, Minecraft creator Mojang has been taken to court after being sued due to the user controls that see action in the block building and survival game. The recriminations could be huge, considering how popular the title is ever since it was launched. To put things into a nutshell, Mojang is sued over the way it provides gamers with access to mobile versions of the game. According to Texas-based Uniloc, they […]
07/03/2012, One of the most fun things about Minecraft is the ability to customize the game pretty much anyway you want including how your character looks – at least on the PC, Mac and Linux versions. Folks playing it on the Xbox 360 don’t have access to most of the customizations available on the other platforms but it looks like an upcoming update will help make things a little better. According […]
06/25/2012, The folks behind the block crazy game known as Minecraft, Mojang, has another project up their sleeves which they have dubbed “Scrolls“. I sure hope that the weight and expectancy of it all will not result in Scrolls being a dud, but other companies in the past have certainly suffered from being unable to shake off the tag of their previous success no matter whatever new ideas or products that […]
03/14/2012, Fans of Minecraft Pocket Edition on Android and iOS have got something to look forward to today. Mojang has officially announced a new update for the hit sandbox-building game on mobile devices. The update brings a lot of new features such as the ability to have split touch controls – a mode that is suitable for folks with larger screen devices i.e. tablets, where users get a crosshair on the […]
03/13/2012, Xbox gamers who are fans of Minecraft will be stoked to know that they’ll now be able to dress up their Xbox LIVE avatars with Minecraft-themed items and clothes. Ranging from items like the iconic diamond sword, Minecraft T-shirts and the Steve head; fans of the game will find tons of objects and pets they can purchase to show their love for the game. Items range from as low as […]
02/17/2012, If you’ve got no plans this weekend and access to a computer with an internet connection, and you want to know what goes on behind the scenes when the Mojang team (the folks behind Minecraft) is working, you’re in luck. As of today, you’ll be able to watch a live webcast of the Mojang team as they work together for 60 hours straight to pump out an all-new game for […]