Original Minecraft Clears 22 Million Copies Sold

The original Minecraft (the PC/Mac version) reached a new milestone over New Years’ weekend as the official counter of copies sold rolled over 22 million. According to Mojang, developers of the now-iconic block-building game, almost 14,500 copies of Minecraft have been sold in the last 24 hours alone. This is, of course, just the PC […]

Cube Life: The Suspiciously Minecraft-ish Wii U Game

Indie developer Cypronia has announced a big giveaway for their Wii U game Cube Life. Until very recently, Minecraft couldn’t be played on Wii U, and a smaller company took advantage of a neglected console with a widely young user base. The premise is different (you’re on an island), but the mechanics are vastly the […]

Biggest Minecraft (Console) Update EVER, Says Microsoft

Today on their XBox blog, Microsoft bragged they were launching their biggest console-specific Minecraft update EVER. This update adds a lot of the content that debuted on the PC version not too long ago, including the all-important addition of random bunnies in the field. There are also new areas, new types of blocks and fresh […]

Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 4 Release Date Revealed

If you haven’t finished Minecraft: Story Mode’s third chapter yet, hurry up. The fourth is about to hit, just in time for Christmas, on December 22. Telltale Games announced this in a new press release, which you can check out below.   The Saga of the Wither Storm Comes to a Close December 22nd Mysterious […]

Wii U Minecraft Might Not Use The Gamepad, But It DOES Have….

Still sore over Mojang’s revelation yesterday that the Wii U version of Minecraft will not be utilizing the only reason to make a Wii U version of Minecraft? There is some good news. If a listing on the Japanese Nintendo eShop is to be believed, this version WILL be getting some functions and features not […]

The Wii U Edition Of Minecraft….Um….Doesn’t Use The Gamepad

Well, this is the most baffling thing I’ve heard all week. Mojang developer Owen Hill was answering questions on his Twitter account today, and he was asked if the upcoming, long-overdue Wii U version of Minecraft would use the Gamepad as an inventory screen like everyone assumed it was going to. His response? “Not at […]

Minecraft Comes To Wii U December 17

It took a ridiculously long time, but finally — on the eve of the NX — Minecraft will be released for the Wii U later this month. The gamepad has great potential as a Minecraft controller, more so than any other console controller, so why did it take THIS long for the game to come […]

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