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Microsoft Confirms Mojang Purchase

09/15/2014, It looks like what has been rumored is finally confirmed, which is a good thing, actually. Microsoft has just confirmed that they have acquired the game known as Minecraft alongside the studio that created it – Mojang, for a cool $2.5 billion...

Microsoft Rumored To Announce Mojang Acquisition Tomorrow

09/14/2014, Earlier this week it was reported that Microsoft is mulling over a possible acquisition of Mojang which is popular for being behind the Minecraft game. Redmond was reportedly willing to spend up to $2 billion on the company. A new report claims that this...

Minecraft 1.8 Snapshot Spotted

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...

Minecraft Documentary Now Free To Watch On YouTube

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...

Free Minecraft Pi Edition Now Available

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...

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition makes 4 million sales mark

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...

Mojang sued due to user controls

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...

Minecraft for Xbox 360 to get new skins

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...