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"Minecraft: Builders & Biomes" Brings the Action to (Board Game) Life

“Minecraft: Builders & Biomes” Brings the Action to (Board Game) Life

It’s hard to believe that Minecraft has already been on this planet for a decade. There are full grown adults wandering around this planet right now that played Minecraft in elementary school. Let that sink in for a moment. Makes you want to shake off how old you feel with a little celebration, doesn’t it? […]

"Minecraft Earth" is Available in Early Access on iOS and Android

“Minecraft Earth” is Available in Early Access on iOS and Android

Minecraft fans, get ready to jump into Minecraft Earth! The hotly-anticipated mobile game is now available in early access for both iOS and Android users in the US. The game was previously up for grabs across the UK, in Australia, Canada, Mexico, and Iceland. Now that it’s finally made its way to the US, legions […]

Unintentionally scary games part 2

Unintentionally Scary Games Perfect for Halloween – Part 2

We’re still chugging along merrily toward Halloween. Last time in part 1, we talked about some of the most unintentionally terrifying games out there – you know, games that aren’t even supposed to be scary but end up being so. We’ve got the second half here, ready to go. With All Hallows’ Eve approaching, are […]

“Minecraft Dungeons” Receives A New Cinematic Trailer

Microsoft and Mojang released a brand new trailer today for Minecraft Dungeons, giving the game a much more cinematic feeling to the story.  We’re still probably a good six months out from seeing anything, as the game is currently slated for a Spring 2020 release. But this is a pretty decent look at what’s to […]

"Minecraft Earth" Will Be Joining Early Access Sometime In October

“Minecraft Earth” Will Be Joining Early Access Sometime In October

Mojang released a brand new trailer this weekend for Minecraft Earth along with the news that the game would finally be coming to Early Access. The company didn’t put an official date on when it would be happening, simply stating that it would happen sometime next month, October 2019. The game will essentially mimic others […]

PewDiePie & Jack Black Team Up For "Minecraft" Mental Health Charity

PewDiePie & Jack Black Team Up For “Minecraft” Mental Health Charity

It looks like PewDiePie and Jack Black are getting together for a good cause as they will be ding a Minecraft charity stream on DLive. The two will be playing for a livestream fundraiser on tomorrow, July 21st, gathering viewer donations for NAMI, Inc (National Alliance on Mental Illness), a charity dedicated to increasing mental […]

Minecraft Story Mode Will Be Taken Offline In Late June

Minecraft: Story Mode Will Be Taken Offline In Late June

Sad news for those who enjoyed Minecraft: Story Mode from Telltale Games as the word has finally come down that the game will be removed from stores. It’s been a minute since we’ve had any bad news related to the fallout from Telltale Games going under, but the latest round of games affected by the […]

Minecraft has Sold Over 200 Million Units in China so Far

Minecraft has Sold Over 200 Million Units in China so Far

According to Minecraft’s Chinese publisher NetEase Games, the game has surpassed the 200 million player mark in China alone. The mod community is thriving as well with over 25,000 Minecraft mods being created by over 2,100 developers in the region. Those mods have been been downloaded 1.36 billion times, making China one of the biggest player bases […]

Minecraft Has Sole 176 Million Copies Over The Past Decade

Minecraft Has Sold 176 Million Copies Over The Past Decade

An interesting and staggering number has been revealed this week when it came to overall sales of Minecraft over the game’s decade-long existence. As part of the promotion for Minecraft Earth, Microsoft has been doing a few different posts about the game and the fact that it turned 10 years old in 2019. During one […]

Now You Can Take Your Minecraft Creativity to the Real World with Minecraft Earth

Now You Can Take Your Creativity to the Real World with Minecraft Earth

If you’ve ever played Pokémon Go and thought the AR concept would be awesome if applied to Minecraft, well. Now is your time. Minecraft Earth has been revealed by Mojang and Microsoft. Minecraft Earth is an AR game that lets you build new Minecraft creations in the real world, collect bricks by exploring your neighborhood, collaborate with […]

Microsoft Teases An Augmented Reality Minecraft Game For Next Week

Minecraft fans will be getting the next evolution of the game introduced to them soon as Microsoft teased an augmented reality version today. The company posted the minute-long trailer on their Twitter page showing off what is clearly an AR setup on your smartphone, which brings elements of the game to the real world using […]

The Studio Behind ‘Minecraft’ Makes 100k Donation to Water Charity

Minecraft players just helped Mojang, the studio that produces Minecraft, bring a whole lot of clean water to developing countries. The news came that following Mojang’s March donation of $10,000 to Charity: Water that the company would be doing it again, but this time in coordination with players downloading the new Travelling Trader map and […]


Stories from the Overworld: Dark Horse Plans New Minecraft Anthology for October

Dark Horse Comics has announced another collaboration with Microsoft and Mojang AB to produce a new anthology set in the world of popular video game Minecraft, the latest in the publisher’s “get as much as we can out of these licenses before somebody else steals them from us” initiative. A new 88-age anthology, Minecraft: Stories […]

Players are Watching Movies on In-Game TVs in Minecraft

The latest update Mjoang pushed to Minecraft has allowed players to create animated paintings, which pretty much means players immediately found a way to watch TV in-game. Because the update breaks paintings into different textures, players have been able to mod the game so that the textures show video footage. Some players have managed to get […]

Minecraft’s Older Console Editions Just Got Their Last Update

Sad news today if you own Minecraft on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, or Wii U, as the most recent update for the game will be the last. 4J Studios, the company the developed the game for consoles way back when it was released a few years ago, announced that The Nightmare Before Christmas Mash-up Pack they released […]

Telltale Games’ Minecraft: Story Mode Now on Netflix

  While Telltale Games has closed down, Variety is reporting that the company’s episodic point-and-click adventure series Minecraft: Story Mode is now on Netflix. So you can enjoy Story Mode from the comfort of your nearest tablet, whenever you like. And yes, it is still interactive. If you didn’t play Minecraft: Story Mode this is the best chance […]

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Minecraft Still Reigns Supreme as Microsoft Say 91 Million Users Still Play Each Month

According to a number revealed by Microsoft, Minecraft still remains a video game powerhouse with 91 million players each month, surpassing even Fortnite. You can’t get away from Fortnite right now. It’s not too wild to suggest that the game is possibly the biggest and most influential entertainment property right now. From sports star celebrations […]

Microsoft Announces New Minecraft Game with Minecraft: Dungeons

In a rather weird weekend announcement, Microsoft and Minecraft have announced a brand new title in the series called Minecraft: Dungeons. As opposed to previous Minecraft games, this one specifically focuses on adventuring, almost like a Dungeons & Dragons/Pathfinder version. Which we’re sure will be laced with staples of the game such as building new items from […]