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Interactive Minecraft Adventure Now Available On Netflix
Earlier this year, it was announced that an interactive version of Minecraft would be launching on Netflix. It does seem odd that Netflix would be the platform that Minecraft would launch on, considering that they’re not known for gaming, but like we said, this is an interactive version of Netflix which we guess doubles as a story as well.

Minecraft For Apple TV Has Been Discontinued
Minecraft for the Apple TV was launched a couple of years ago which essentially made the game pretty much playable across multiple platforms, including mobile, PC, consoles, tablets, and so on. Unfortunately it seems that while Minecraft as a whole is successful, the version launched on the Apple TV wasn’t.

Minecraft: Education Edition For iPad Confirmed
Microsoft launched the Minecraft: Education Edition back in late 2016. The title was provided to schools on Windows 10 and macOS machines initially and is now being expanded to the tablet. The iPad is a device that’s widely used in the education sector so it’s not surprising to see that Microsoft has announced that it’s bringing Minecraft: Education Edition to the iPad.

Minecraft Movie Delayed As Original Director Drops Out
Several years ago, it was announced that a movie based around Minecraft was in the works. There was no set release date for the movie, but unfortunately it seems that whatever date the studios might have been aiming for might have been pushed back again because according to TheWrap, the movie has since been delayed.


Xbox One Summer Bundles With PUBG And Minecraft Launched
Microsoft is welcoming the summer with two new Xbox One bundles. The bundles have been launched with PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, arguably one of the most popular games of the year, and the evergreen Minecraft. Both bundles will begin shipping soon to customers in the United States.

Latest Minecraft Trailer Touts Cross-Play Between Xbox And Switch
Cross-play wasn’t always encouraged by console makers and game publishers but things have been changing in the gaming industry over the past few years. More and more titles are now supporting cross-play between Microsoft’s and Nintendo’s gaming platforms as well as the PC. Sony owns one of the biggest gaming platforms and yet it’s still not embracing cross-play on the PlayStation 4. In what is likely going to be akin […]

Interactive Minecraft: Story Mode To Launch On Netflix
There are many forms of entertainment, whether it be watching a movie or playing a game, but what if you could do both? According to a report from TechRadar, it seems that Netflix will be bringing Minecraft: Story Mode onto its platform this coming fall, which the company has clarified is not an indication that they will be launching games on its platform.

‘Minecraft’ Nintendo Switch Cross-Platform Update Arrives Next Month
Late last year, Microsoft announced that Minecraft would be getting an update that would enable cross-platform support. It has been quite a while since the update was announced, but the good news is that gamers won’t have to wait much longer for the update to arrive, at least for the Nintendo Switch.

Minecraft For Nintendo Switch Gets Xbox Live Achievements
As you guys might have heard, back in 2017 Microsoft announced that Minecraft would be getting cross-platform support which included Nintendo’s latest console, the Switch. Now it seems that in addition to cross-platform support, Minecraft for the Nintendo Switch will be getting Xbox Live achievements as well.

Minecraft Has Been Used To Teach 85 Million Students How To Code
Despite it starting off as a game, Minecraft has over the years become a tool that educators are using to impart knowledge to students, whether it be teaching math, science, history, or coding. In fact coding seems to be a particularly important subject these days, where there are some who feel that learning to code should be mandatory.

Minecraft Active Players Crossed 74 Million In December
Minecraft has been around for a while now and the community seems to be as active as ever before, if not more. It has been confirmed by Minecraft’s new boss that the game achieve a new record for the most number of active players ever. Minecraft head Helen Chiang has revealed that the game hit 74 million active players in December 2017.

Minecraft’s Big Graphics Upgrade Will Be Delayed To 2018
Back in June, Microsoft announced that they will be giving Minecraft a huge graphics upgrade that will bump it up to a 4K resolution. Given how old the game is and with newer consoles like the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X supporting 4K, we suppose it was about time that the game got a bit of an upgrade.

Minecraft: Story Mode Season 2 Episode 4 Releases Next Week
The second season of Minecraft: Story Mode is due to end soon with the penultimate episode being released in the near future. It has been confirmed today that the Minecraft: Story Mode Season 2 Episode 4 is going to be released next week. The upcoming episode is titled Below the Bedrock. Jesse will go on new adventures in this episode alongside the crew, they’ll even face a giant Enderman that […]

Stranger Things Skin Pack For Minecraft Goes Live
Stranger Things quickly joined the list of popular Netflix original series when the first season was launched last year. Netflix has now released the second season and as fans bingewatch the series, they will also be able to get their hands on a Stranger Things skin pack for Minecraft. The Stranger Things skin pack for Minecraft features costumes from the entire cast so if you’re a fan of the series, […]

Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition Bundle Goes On Sale
Microsoft’s latest limited edition Xbox One S bundle is an ode to Minecraft fans. It’s catering to those fans now as Microsoft owns Mojang, the studio behind Minecraft. The Xbox One S Minecraft limited edition bundle has gone on sale today. The console looks like it’s straight out of Minecraft and that’s something that many of the game’s fans are going to appreciate.

Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition Bundle Confirmed
Earlier yesterday it was reported that Microsoft might have a Minecraft version of the Xbox One S in the works. Turns out the report was true because at Gamescom 2017, Microsoft has officially taken the wraps off the Minecraft Xbox One S bundle, which is actually a limited edition bundle for collectors and fans of the Minecraft game out there.

Minecraft Story Mode Season 2 Episode 2 Release Date Confirmed
It has only been a couple of weeks since Telltale Games announced the return of Minecraft Story Mode. The first season was released last year and fans have certainly been looking forward to the new episodes. The first episode is already out and Telltale Games has now confirmed when it’s going to release the Minecraft Story Mode Season 2 Episode 2.

Minecraft’s ‘Better Together’ Update Enters Into Beta Testing
Back in June during E3 2017, Microsoft and Mojang announced that Minecraft would be getting an update called “Better Together”. Ultimately what will be happening in this update is that Minecraft would be getting cross-platform support, which means that regardless of which platform you are playing on, you will be able to play with other Minecraft gamers.

Minecraft For The Nintendo Switch Is Getting A Visual Upgrade
Gamers might have heard that Minecraft will be getting a boost in the graphics department where an update will give the game a 4K upgrade. However it seems that based on the announcement, the Switch is being left out of the upgrade, which we guess isn’t surprising since the Switch’s hardware isn’t exactly the top-of-the-line.

Minecraft Story Mode Season 2 Released Today
Minecraft fans who liked the first season of the game’s Story Mode will be excited to find out that the second season has been released today. Yes, Minecraft Story Mode Season 2 is available starting today. The first of five episodes from the new season are available for download on a wide variety of platforms.