Minecraft Simpsons Skin Pack DLC Now Available on Xbox Systems

Minecraft Simpsons Skin Pack DLC Now Available on Xbox Systems

The Simpsons Skin Pack DLC for Minecraft on Xbox One and Xbox 360 is now available for purchase. The skin pack was announced back in January, but is now finally available for $2.99 (or your regional equivalent). The announcement was made on MajorNelson. The skin pack comes with the entire Simpson family and nineteen supporting characters from the TV Show. These include: Nelson, Principal Skinner, Ralph, Otto and Milhouse. For […]

Minecraft Adds Star Wars Rebels DLC

Minecraft Adds Star Wars Rebels DLC

New DLC related to Star Wars Rebels was announced for Minecraft today, and will be an Xbox One and Xbox 360 exclusive. The exclusive pack includes Minecraft skins for many of the characters featured in the CGI animated Star Wars tv show, and will be priced at $2.99 for a pack of 23 character skins. The following are included in the Star Wars Rebels pack: Ezra Bridger Kanan Jarrus Hera […]

Minecraft Pocket Edition surpasses 30 million copies

Minecraft Pocket Edition surpasses 30 million copies

Mojang has revealed that Minecraft: Pocket Edition has surpassed 30 million copies sold across all platforms including iOS, Android and most recently Windows which was expanded to last year in December. The handheld version of the games last landmark revealed was in April 2014 where the game surpassed 21 million copies resulting in around one million sales every month. On all platforms, Minecraft has amassed approximately 60 million sold copies making it […]

The Simpsons DLC Confirmed for Minecraft

The Simpsons DLC Confirmed for Minecraft

20th Century Fox and Microsoft have announced that The Simpsons will be heading to Minecraft on Xbox 360 and Xbox One in the form of DLC. The DLC will consist of skins for the whole Simpson family—Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie—and an additional 19 characters from Springfield Elementary School. “We have an active community of more than 14 million die-hard Minecraft fans on Xbox Live enjoying the wide range […]

Minecraft Brainchild Outbids Jay-Z and Beyonce on House

Minecraft Brainchild Outbids Jay-Z and Beyonce on House

To answer the question, did  Markus “Notch” Persson really make  a lot of money off the sale of Mojang to Microsoft? Yes, yes he did. Notch with his newly made money  just set a new record in Beverly Hills. He  now holds the record for buying the most expensive house in Beverly Hills with his purchase of a house for around 70 million dollars.  Reports have said that Notch outbid […]

Minecraft- Halloween and Steampunk Texture Packs

Minecraft- Halloween and Steampunk Texture Packs

Minecraft’s getting into the spirit of the holidays with spoopy new texture packs on the XBOX consoles to be released later on Sony platforms. It’s been apparent since Minecraft’s first taste of mainstream popularity that Notch and the boys love themselves some Halloween. Who else would include a jack-o-lantern as a wearable in-game helmet year-round? Well, they’ve ditched the facade of respecting the “normal” days and went all out with this new Halloween […]

Sunset Overdrive is exactly what the Xbox One needs

Sunset Overdrive is exactly what the Xbox One needs

In a recent appearance on IGN’s “Podcast Unlocked,” Xbox head Phil Spencer stated that Microsoft and Xbox is putting an emphasis on committing to original intellectual properties for the Xbox One. For a majority of Microsoft’s last-generation console, the Xbox 360, most first-party titles consisted of follow-ups to already established IP’s such as the Forza, Gear of War, and Halo franchises. However, as previously mentioned in a recent podcast by Phil Spencer, the head of […]

Minecraft was Brought to Windows Phone

Minecraft was Brought to Windows Phone

If you do not have any idea of what Minecarft is, you should probably go and take a look. It is a fairly easy (in terms of design and game mechanics) indie game, originally developed by a man known as Notch (he has nothing to do with the game as of now, though). Recently, Microsoft has bought this franchise for some astronomical amount of money. To be more exact, they […]

Minecraft modder spent 2 years building FFVII’s city of Midgar

Minecraft modder spent 2 years building FFVII’s city of Midgar

An incredibly diligent and passionate Minecraft modder who goes by the name “Killerx20″ has spent 2 long years faithfully building and recreating Final Fantasy VII‘s iconic city of Midgar in its entirety. Read more details on and see some screenshots of Killerx20’s Minecraft Midgar after the break. FFVII‘s Midgar in Minecraft First, some screenshots of the city: Midgar 1: Midgar 2: Midgar 3: Midgar 4: Killerx20 had the following to say on his recreation of […]

Minecraft Pocket Edition is Coming to Windows Phone

Minecraft Pocket Edition is Coming to Windows Phone

Heads up, Miners- Minecraft is finally coming to Microsoft’s Windows SmartPhone. And it only cost 2.5 Billion Dollars to do make it happen, almost 6 years after the game’s initial release. And I thought the Vita was late to the party. Hell, at least I remembered the Vita EXISTED; I’ve heard less in the past few months about Windows phones than I have about the Fire Phone. Yeah, that exists […]