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Minecraft for Switch to receive cross-platform play and retail release in June

Minecraft is one of the best-selling video games of all time, selling more than 144 million worldwide across all platforms, including Nintendo Switch. While the Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition game is currently available on the Nintendo Switch, this June will […]


Super Mario MashUp Pack Coming To MineCraft Wii U

Nintendo will be bringing some of its timeless mascots and set pieces to the world of MineCraft with the optional “Nintendo MashUp Pack” for the Wii U Version of the game. Revealed today on Nintendo’s official YouTube Channel, this new […]


Minecraft Creator Notch To Receive Pioneer Award At GDC 2016

This year at the Game Developers Choice Awards Marcus “Notch” Persson will be receiving the Pioneer Award for 2016. The Pioneer Award is given tho individuals who help develop breakthrough technologies and game design that set a new standard for […]


Battle Royale Game Coming to Steam and it features 16 player combat

Ever wished you could enact the hunger games somewhere that had a bit better graphics than Minecraft? Well, your prayers have been answered. The Culling will be coming to Steam early access in March. The game features 16 players on an […]


Minecraft: Story Mode arrives on Wii U on Thursday

Telltale Games and developer Mojang announced today that Minecraft: Story Mode – A Telltale Games Series will be coming to the Nintendo Wii U on Thursday, January 21st with the first episode, ‘The Order of the Stone.’ The title will […]


Minecraft Wii U Is Already Among The All Time Top 10 Downloads In Japan

Mojang’s smash hit about your struggle to survive the night all while hissing snake creatures try to blow up your home, Minecraft, has already cracked the top ten all time downloads in the Japanese Wii U E Shop. According to […]


MINECRAFT WII U confirmed for december release

It was only a matter of time. Mojang have announced this morning that they will be brining their Billion dollar franchise to the Wii U console this month in time for the holidays.  In a post  on their front page containing […]


Dwarf Fortress Gets an Update: WAIT WHAT?!

You read that headline right, good ole Dwarf Fortress is getting an update. After starting a Patreon and raising over 4,000$ a month, developer Bay 12 games has delivered on their promise. The first of what I assume will be many […]


Minecraft will FINALLY get a Wii U release

Mojang’s wildly successful survival block building game is finally going to be on the Wii U, nearly 5 years after its release.  PEGI is responsible for the leak, as they have listed its rating publically.  NeoGaf user HypnoDarkrai first spotted it and […]


Minecraft’s Title Update #9 Is Now Available On Xbox 360

Releasing a day ahead of schedule is Minecraft’s next update, cleverly titled “Title Update 9”, for the Xbox 360. This is probably one of the most anticipated updates for the game as players can now journey to “The End” and […]


Minecraft “Title Update 9” Teaser Trailer

A few days ago we brought you news that Minecraft will be headed to retail in the form of a disc (Yay!). Today Mojang & Microsoft have released a new trailer detailing what will be in “Title Update 9.” Unfortunately […]


Minecraft Topples COD: Modern Warfare 3 For XBL Supremacy

The Xbox Live “most played” charts aren’t usually a site for heated competition between popular games but this week we have a new king in Mojang’s Minecraft. The Xbox Live version of the block building toppled Activision’s Call of Duty […]


Minecraft Is Getting Bats In Caves With Update 1.4

Bats have always been known to be real pains in the neck when exploring through a cave (Pokémon fans can probably attest to this). However, the bats that’ll be in Minecraft‘s spooky 1.4 update for October won’t actually do anything […]


Minecraft 1.8.2. Update Coming Soon

This month is the planned release for the next update of the ever popular Minecraft on Xbox 360 – or at least it is tentatively scheudle for some time this month according to this Twitter feed. [youtube id=”Xztzrn05MOE” width=”600″ height=”350″] What […]