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  • Minecraft Tops 5 Million Sales On XBLA In 2012

    4J Studios received an extra-special New Year's Eve treat last week when Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition surpassed the 5 million sales marker on December 31, 2012. The studio revealed the news on its Twitter feed, giving fans yet another reason to be immensely proud of the little indie PC game that could. The work that the UK studio put in on its...

    Posted January 3, 2013

    Minecraft Tops 5 Million Sales On XBLA In 2012
  • Minecraft Doc Comes To Xbox Live This Weekend

    The 2 Player Productions documentary Minecraft: The Story of Mojang makes its world premiere on Xbox Live this Saturday, December 22, 2012. The film will be free to watch for Xbox Live Gold subscribers in the U.S., U.K., Ireland, Belgium, Portugal, Austria, France, Finland, and Sweden, according to Major Nelson. There's no disputing the...

    Posted December 18, 2012

    Minecraft Doc Comes To Xbox Live This Weekend
  • Minecraft's Ender Dragon Coming To Xbox 360

    4J Studios continues to build Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition into a worthy port of its PC predecessor, with the next two planned updates aimed at adding a multitude of missing features. Title Update 7 is next (via PlayXBLA), with features pulled from v1.0.1 of the PC game. Look forward to the addition of animal breeding, potion brewing, experience...

    Posted December 11, 2012

    Minecraft's Ender Dragon Coming To Xbox 360
  • Far Cry 3 Map And Texture Pack Coming To Minecraft

    Ubisoft today announced the creation of a map and texture pack for Minecraft inspired by Far Cry 3. The mod changes all aspects of the original game, including environments, weapons and tools. You'll be able to discover key Far Cry 3 locations and characters, including Vaas, Jason and Citra, all redesigned in Minecraft style. The map also...

    Posted October 16, 2012

    Far Cry 3 Map And Texture Pack Coming To Minecraft
  • Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Receives Adventure Update

    4J Studios' Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition continues to creep ever-closer to parity with the original PC version of the game as the long-awaited Adventure Update hits consoles today, October 16, 2012. The monumental add-on amounts to a fundamental change in the way you can interact with Minecraft, thanks in part to the addition of Creative Mode...

    Posted October 16, 2012

    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Receives Adventure Update
  • Minecraft Documentary Aims For December 7 Release

    The video game documentarians at 2 Player Productions are aiming to release Minecraft: The Story of Mojang on December 7, 2012, Eurogamer reports. Director Paul Owens reveals that as the target date, though early December is the general expectation for the documentary's release. The Story of Mojang is a Kickstarter-funded documentary that hit...

    Posted October 4, 2012

    Minecraft Documentary Aims For December 7 Release
  • Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Next Update Detailed

    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition fans have been waiting patiently for console equivalent of the PC game's Adventure update, and now you can check out exactly what that update will include. 4J has finalized the list of features to be added and it hits pretty much every major note that fans have been asking for. Creative Mode is now confirmed,...

    Posted October 4, 2012

    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Next Update Detailed
  • Minecraft v1.8.2 For Xbox 360 Is Trailerized

    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition developer 4J Studios is showing off some of the new content that you can expect to see in the game's upcoming v1.8.2 update, analogous with the PC version's "Adventure Update." A flurry of tweets from the developer started with the comment that 4J is maybe "a week or two" away from submitting the...

    Posted September 18, 2012

    Minecraft v1.8.2 For Xbox 360 Is Trailerized
  • Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Screens Show Off Adventure Update

    Endermen and silverfish and mineshafts, oh my! The Adventure Update content is almost here for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, and 4J Studios has the proof in three new screens posted by Mojang that show off some of the new content fans can expect to run into. The image above features the game's terrifying Endermen, which are totally harmless...

    Posted September 14, 2012

    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Screens Show Off Adventure Update
  • Building A Better Minecraft -- Bridging The PC And Console Gap

    Who knew that finding coal for the first time could be so exciting, every single time? Markus "Notch" Persson stumbled onto a potent formula with his one-in-a-million PC/Mac hit Minecraft, giving gamers pliable LEGO-like worlds composed entirely of blocky voxels. 4J Studios repeated Notch's success on a new platform, bringing Xbox...

    Posted September 5, 2012

    Building A Better Minecraft -- Bridging The PC And Console Gap
  • Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Adventure Update Is 'Weeks Away'

    4J Studios' Xbox 360 version of Minecraft continues to play second fiddle to the original PC incarnation, but the gap between them is about to get a whole lot smaller with the console release of the game's Adventure Update. "We're still working on [update version] 1.8.2. A few things left to add, more work on the Creative Mode interface,...

    Posted September 5, 2012

    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Adventure Update Is 'Weeks Away'
  • Minecraft Prom Picture Delights Everyone On Earth

    Reddit user creativian did his prom right, as you can see in the picture above. According to creativian, his friend and he "decided we didn't want to do the old 'corsage & boutonniere' for prom, so we got these instead." Crossed swords from Minecraft? That's what I call "style!" I posted the full-size picture under the...

    Posted August 10, 2012

    Minecraft Prom Picture Delights Everyone On Earth
  • Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Sells 17,000+ Per Day

    In case it wasn't clear that Minecraft is kind of a big deal, Mojang managing director Carl Manneh confirms that the Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition from 4J Studios is currently being purchased more than 17,000 times each day. Betweem that, plus continuing sales of the PC and mobile versions of the game, Mojang is on track to double its profits...

    Posted August 8, 2012

    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Sells 17,000+ Per Day
  • Minecraft Update For Xbox 360 Fixes Glitches, Squashes Bugs

    While the PC version of Minecraft is generations ahead of the 360 version, console gamers should take heart: Improvements are coming. Minecraft's "Title Update 4" doesn't add enchanting or anything, but it does take care of some troublesome problems with the port, including fixing a number of crashes, and even adding audible...

    Posted August 7, 2012

    Minecraft Update For Xbox 360 Fixes Glitches, Squashes Bugs
  • MineCon 2012 Is Going To Disneyland! Paris!

    Minecraft fans have been waiting with bated breath for news of where the 2012 edition of MineCon will be headed, and now a new video from Mojang (via Notch on Twitter) reveals that location to be... DISNEYLAND PARIS! That's right, MineCon 2012 is heading to Euro Disney on November 24-25, 2012, a weekend that some folks in the United States...

    Posted August 2, 2012

    MineCon 2012 Is Going To Disneyland! Paris!
  • Games To Get Your Significant Other Into Gaming

    Posted: August 1, 2012

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  • Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Video Review

    Posted: July 17, 2012

    5,496 Views | 02:21

  • Top 100 Video Games of All Time #67 - Minecraft

    Posted: June 12, 2012

    14,705 Views | 01:42

  • Indie Games: Offspring Fling, Moon Breakers & More Review

    Posted: May 24, 2012

    2,883 Views | 03:23

  • Minecraft Xbox 360 Multiplayer Trailer

    Posted: May 4, 2012

    22,912 Views | 01:58

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