Worlds Of Minecraft And Halo Merge

Guess who has a new Halo game about to come out? Microsoft. And guess who owns Minecraft? Microsoft again. Synergy time! This Friday, October 23, the XBox One and XBox 360 versions of Minecraft will get a new Halo 5-themed pack featuring Master Chief and Spartan Locke skins, as well as skins for other major […]

Minecraft Now Has Limited Cross-Platform Play

Nearly one year ago, Microsoft bought Minecraft developer Mojang, mainly (it was revealed later) for the purposes of having Minecraft become an Oculus Rift exclusive. People worried about the fact that Minecraft was on multiple consoles and outlets and wondered if those days were coming to an end. So far, aside from a few exclusive […]

Don’t Expect A Minecraft 2 Anytime Soon

When Microsoft purchased Mojang last year, the first thought on everyone’s mind was “Now I bet they’ll start making Minecraft 2.” Not so fast, says Jonas Martensson, Mojang’s CEO. “I can’t promise forever there’ll never be a Minecraft 2, but for the foreseeable future there won’t be.” Martensson admitted that there hadn’t really been any […]

The Free Windows 10 Version Of Minecraft Launches Tomorrow

In honor of the release of Windows 10, Microsoft is launching a free version of Minecraft tomorrow. There’s only one catch — you, uh, kinda need Windows 10 to get it. For those who don’t have Minecraft yet, free is a very good price to start out with. But it comes with the insecurity of […]

Introducing The “Greek Mythology Mashup Pack”

Feel like adding a little ancient divinity to your Minecraft experience? Mojang has just brought to market a new DLC pack centered around Greece, Greek figures and Greek mythology. (Great timing, now that the country itself could use a little divine intervention.) For $3.99, here are the characters you get: Satyr Cyclops Minotaur Hephaestus Erinyes […]

Windows 10 Will Get Its Own Version of Minecraft

This weekend at Minecon 2015 in London, Microsoft announced that when Windows 10 launches later this month, it will coincide with the launch of Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta, an exclusive version of the game for that OS only. What sets this one apart from the traditional PC version is how it takes advantage of […]

Mojang Shuts Down Scrolls, The Only Other Game They Make

Once Swedish game developer Mojang was responsible for just one game: Minecraft. Then, suddenly, they became responsible for two games: Minecraft and Scrolls, a card battle strategy game. A baby changes everything. There was only one way out of this. After much deliberation, Mojang has decided to shoot the newer baby in the head and […]

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