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Incredible: Watch the world from ‘Game of Thrones’ come to life in Minecraft

What do you get when you cross the fantasy world from HBO’s hit series <i>Game of Thrones</i> with the blocky digital phenomenon that is Mincraft? You get …

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Minecraft Perler Bead Valentines

This Minecraft inspired valentines craft is seriously too cool for school. I love how perfectly the pixel art of Minecraft is translated into Perler Beads. This project was created by Melanie at Bliss Bloom Blog for her son’s class. She even designed a free printable card to attach your finished …

The 11 most ambitious virtual computers ever built inside Minecraft

A virtual computer typically has the same functionality as the physical machine it's replicating, but rather than being built out of wires and silicon, its simulated inside another program and is powered by virtual signals instead of electricity.<p>Minecraft is not the only video game where people …

Teaching In The Age Of Minecraft

Like many 11-year-olds in Texas, Ethan had to build a model of the Alamo as a school project. Often, students make their dioramas out of paper mache or popsicle sticks, but Ethan’s teacher gave him permission to build his project in Minecraft, the popular sandbox software game in which players …

Minecraft is now the most popular game on YouTube

Market research firm Newzoo and brand management company Octoly took a look at the presence of gaming videos on Google's video service and came back with some interesting numbers.<p>If you total up the number of views on the top 20 videos through January 2015, gaming videos make up 96.6 percent of …

Teaching Your Kid to Read? Let Her Play Minecraft

The first time linguist and game studies theorist James Gee played a video game, he failed many times over. But instead of giving up, he merrily …

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YC-Backed Kickback Offers An Easy Way To Play Minecraft Competitively

From Starcraft to League of Legends, the e-sports market has gone through a massive expansion over the last decade in a half. Millions of dollars are now at stake over video games played in front of audiences of thousands, both at live events and in matches broadcast online.<p>Y Combinator-backed …

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Huge Minecraft Adventure Map Stars the Wonders of the Ancient World

Twelve world wonders, strewn across a massive landmass, all overrun with monsters. And it's your job to clear them out, of course.<p>Wayward Wonders is …

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Piper DIY Minecraft Console: Gamecraft - Technabob

<i>Upgrade Complete</i> is a Flash game series where you have to improve the game itself in order to progress. Piper is the hardware equivalent of that. …

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After Selling Out to Microsoft, Minecraft and Its Founder Write the World's Best Press Releases

Here's how you tell your fans you sold out.<p>No surprise that Microsoft just bought Mojang, the company behind the hit game Minecraft, for $2.5 billion. We told you about that last week.<p>The shock is that the tiny team at Mojang — which has fewer than 30 workers — employs someone with the ability to …

It's Fun To Explore the Minecraft Version of Los Angeles

While it might by slightly awkwardly named, Los Angelcraft, based on Los Angeles, is one good-looking <i>Minecraft</i> city.<p>Made by Fujiwara1990 of Planet …

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Minecraft Hidden Chest in Wall

Introduction: Minecraft Hidden Chest in Wall<p>About: I like eletronics, AVR's and 555timers. Mini Pumpkins! I also love jerky & ☕️. More About Ploopy …

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30 things you’ll only know if your child is obsessed with Minecraft

<b>It probably started innocently enough, a request to buy or download a new game all your child’s friends are playing.</b><p>But then it has started taking …

The Turkish goverment wants to ban Minecraft

Answering the question, “Won’t somebody please think of the children?,” Turkey may be the first country to ban <i>Minecraft</i>, the popular kid-pacification …

Turkey wants to ban Minecraft

Turkey's Family and Social Policies Ministry is seeking a ban on Minecraft.<p>The government agency has investigated the game after claims that it …

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Pixel Minecraft Nerf

Introduction: Pixel Minecraft Nerf<p>About: Hi, my name is Britt Michelsen, I'm a Chemical Engineer especially interested in Computational Fluid …

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Turkey Is Considering Banning ‘Minecraft’ Because of All Its Horrific Violence

It's difficult to play <i>Minecraft</i> without being overcome by blind rage.<p><i>Minecraft</i> is not a game of bloodshed and carnage. It is not a game that encourages players to throw their morals out the window and murder their fellow man. According to its website, it "is a game about breaking and …

'The Simpsons' opening, all of Springfield recreated in 'Minecraft'

With the release last month of <i>The Simpsons</i> content pack for <i>Minecraft</i>, players had access to Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie and 19 other characters, …

Microsoft’s games boss Phil Spencer explains real reason for $2.5B Minecraft acquisition

Why did Microsoft buy Minecraft for $2.5 billion?<p>The most obvious reason is that video game is a massive hit: Created by the Swedish game company …

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Minecraft Documentary Making TV Debut This Weekend

<i>Minecraft: The Story of Mojang</i>, the well-received documentary about the popular game and its origins, will make its TV debut this weekend. The Fusion network has announced that it will air the documentary on Sunday, March 22 at 8 PM EDT.<p>Immediately following the documentary at 10 PM, Fusion will …

Talking Minecraft: building a gaming phenomenon, block by block

In 2009, independent video game designer Markus “Notch” Persson released a work in progress that would go on to break every industry rule for …

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Minecraft Plush Animals

Have you hugged a baby pig today?<p>Officially-licensed Minecraft plushes<br>• Choose Baby Pig, Baby Cow, or Bat<br>• Perfect for soft-hearted Minecraft …

You can build a plane in Minecraft that actually flies

<i>Minecraft</i> videos sometimes use gimmicks to make vehicles look like they’re moving. But no camera tricks were involved in making a YouTube video that …

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The Mind-Boggling Numbers Behind Minecraft

FORBES takes a look at the facts and figures that have made Minecraft the best-selling computer game of all time. *Numbers as of 3/12/2015

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Nerdist's Jessica Chobot shows us her Minecraft builds

Nerdist’s Jessica Chobot does a live Minecraft Twitch stream that we recorded and cut for YouTube. Jessica takes us into house Castle Hertskull. She …

Female Thor is outselling Thor by more than 25 percent

Marvel's decision to put the power of Thor into a woman's hands may have been greeted with derision or open hostility by a pocket of their audience, but nine months out from when it was announced, the first five issues of Jason Aaron and Russell Dauterman's <i>Thor</i> have sold over 100,000 more copies …

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