Mojang Ends Support For Scrolls

Mojang Ends Support For Scrolls

Does this make Minecraft 2 priority number 1?

New Minecraft Pixel Art Breaks World Record

New Minecraft Pixel Art Breaks World Record

A new Minecraft pixel art world record has been set by Thorla Thorlarian and is over 1 million blocks in size. Minecraft is one of the most popular games in the entire world. It has inspired millions of YouTubers, modders and more to utilize the game to help create amazing stuff like this. Twitch streamer and YouTuber Thorla Thorlarian broke the world record for the biggest Minecraft pixel art with this picture […]

Minecraft Most Popular Game On YouTube

Minecraft Most Popular Game On YouTube

Minecraft blew up the internet like a Creeper blows up your magnificent constructions. To celebrate YouTube’s Let’s Play day, the video streaming website – not like you don’t know what YouTube is – decided to release an official list of the top ten games that has the biggest following based on the amount of time videos of these games have been watched collectively.  Some entries in this list are like toppings on pizza: they […]

New Minecraft Update Released for Consoles Today Includes Female Main Character

New Minecraft Update Released for Consoles Today Includes Female Main Character

From today Minecraft console players can play as the new female main character Alex. Mojang has released a new update for the console versions of Minecraft which adds a new female main character as well as 30 new achievements to the Xbox 360 version.  Up until today all players who start a new game have to by default play as Steve but now players can choose to play as a […]

Try Love not Explosions With the Minecraft 1.10 “update”

Try Love not Explosions With the Minecraft 1.10 “update”

The Minecraft 1.10 “update”, now with 100% more smiling creepers. Developers Mojang has released details about their upcoming Minecraft 1.10 “update” which will include features that players have been waiting for such as hugs and love.  According to Mojang post “We’ve thought long and hard about this, but we finally feel happy to announce that we are now changing the general direction of the game Minecraft. Starting from the next […]

Telltale Games and the Rise of Episodic Gaming

Telltale Games and the Rise of Episodic Gaming

The Walking Dead television series began on October 31st, 2010. The premiere episode drew an approximate 5.35 million viewers. With each successive premiere, viewership increased reaching up to a stunning 17 million viewers with the Season Five premiere. The Walking Dead released to critical acclaim and has continued to garner rave reviews. The fifth, and most recent, season currently has an 80 Metascore on the popular rating site Metacritic. There […]

Minecraft Could Be Banned In Turkey For Being “Too Violent”

Minecraft Could Be Banned In Turkey For Being “Too Violent”

Yes, you absolutely read that correctly. Although perhaps not the first game that comes our minds as far as impressionable violence is concerned, a recent Turkish study suggests Minecraft could be banned (and should be) in the region for influencing young children to commit violence against others. An investigation previously commenced by the Turkish Family and Social Policies Ministry presented it’s results today, they were not in Minecraft’s favor. The report, alongside instructions on how […]

Notch is Now part of the Billionaires List, according to Forbes

Notch is Now part of the Billionaires List, according to Forbes

Game developer, business man and now a billionaire, Markus Persson (a.k.a. “Notch“) is, conforming to Forbes, now a Billionaire.  Forbes is known for making an annual list of new Billionaires, and it wasn’t really a surprise when we found out that our favourite Fedora user Game Developer got into it. Notch had sold Mojang, his former company, to Microsoft last year, for a good amount of $2.5 Billion, which might […]

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 […]