Kristen Ward Waters

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Starting to look better. Hopefully we can submit this week! :) http://t.co/quieMaUOw9

Microsoft hammers away at April 5 Minecraft update

Prepare your pickaxe hand, because Microsoft and Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition developer 4J Studios have another update in the works for you.<p>The studio submitted the latest patch for the open-world block-building title to certification last week. Microsoft approved the update and scheduled it for an …

When Two Geeks Fall In Love: A Minecraft Wedding

What happens when two gaming geeks… specifically, two <i>Minecraft</i> geeks in love… decide to get married? Why, they theme their whole wedding in pixelated …

I'd Live There: Jurassic Park Recreated In Minecraft

This is a video tour of the Jurassic Park that Youtuber Josh Collin spent four months recreating in Minecraft, presumably to try and prove he's a …

Minecraft Papercraft Studio, An iOS App For Printing Papercraft ‘Minecraft’ Characters and Creatures

57 Digital has created Minecraft Papercraft Studio, an iOS app that allows users to print their own papercraft Minecraft characters to fold and …

iOS Apps

Minecraft: The Camping Mod - TENTS, CAMPFIRES, & MORE! (HD)

Star Wars: Episode IV Opening Sequence Recreated In Minecraft

People have done some pretty amazing things in Minecraft and now someone has recreated the first five minutes of Star Wars completely in Minecraft. …

Star Wars

Here is what’s different in Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Title Update 11

One of Xbox Live Arcade’s biggest games is getting another overhaul today.<p>Developer 4J Studios unleashed Title Update 11 for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition. It’s available to download now, as first spotted by Polygon.<p>This patch is primarily aimed at eliminating bugs, but it will also increase the …

Scan your real-life items into Minecraft

An app pending approval for an iOS release lets you scan real-life objects and port them to Minecraft.<p><b>An app pending approval for an iOS release lets you scan real-life objects and port them to Minecraft.</b><p>What would you like to see in Minecraft? Your cat? The TARDIS? An upcoming app called DekkoScan …

Augmented Reality

22bn-block Minecraft map of Britain crafted by Ordnance Survey

Using its free OS OpenData, the mapping agency translated 50-metre chunks of Britain into blocks in one of the biggest real-world Minecraft maps ever made.<p>What a wonderful thing this is. Stuffy old Ordnance Survey, best known for creating the maps you used to use before your phone did it much …

Open Data

♫ "Wrecking Mob" - A Minecraft Parody of Miley Cyrus' Wrecking Ball

Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.8.1 COOL FEATURE!! | Travel across your world instantly

Intrepid Gamer Attempts To Find Edge Of Minecraft World

There is a place in gaming where no one has trodden. It's so far off the beaten path that it would take a lifetime's worth of gaming and a heck of a lot of patience to get there. If it were plotted on the far reaches of a map, it would undoubtedly be marked with a cautionary 'Here there be …

Minecraft PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita Review

Building Worlds<p><b>[Editor's Note: This review was updated on October 17, 2014 to include Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition. The review video above</b> …

One man's quest to reach the end of Minecraft

A <i>Minecraft</i> player by the name of Kurt J. Mac is on a mission to reach the end of the world, and he's documenting it for all to see, The New Yorker reports.<p>Mac began his journey on March 28, 2011. His aim was to reach what <i>Minecraft</i> developer Markus Persson calls the Far Lands, the area at the very …

Minecraft - Pocket Edition will be getting more updates

It would be nice if the <i>Pocket Edition</i> of <i>Minecraft</i> was a 1:1 port of the PC original, but it's not. Thankfully, the team at Mojang has posted a recent …

Working on Villagers for Pocket Edition. We don't plan to add trading right now, so they won't be very useful at first :) #mcpe

Make everything look like candy with Minecraft Xbox 360's new texture pack

Just in time for the post-Easter candy sales, a new texture pack that reskins all objects to look like candy is now available for <i>Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition</i>, according to a post on Play XBLA.<p>The Minecraft Candy Texture Pack costs $1 through the Xbox Games Store and includes a handful of textures for …

Minecraft: Pocket Edition surpasses 21M copies sold

<i>Minecraft</i> has reached a new sales milestone on mobile devices: Mojang has now sold more than 21 million copies of the game's <i>Pocket Edition</i>, announced Mojang's Jens Bergensten on Twitter today.<p>"[<i>Minecraft: Pocket Edition</i>] has sold over 20 million copies (actually, over 21M)," said Bergensten, the …

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition saves will transfer to Xbox One version

Save data for the Xbox 360 edition of Mojang's <i>Minecraft</i> will transfer to the forthcoming Xbox One version of the game, Microsoft's head of Xbox Phil Spencer confirmed today.<p>"After months of teaming up with Mojang, we can confirm that <i>Minecraft [Xbox 360] Edition</i> will save transfer to Xbox One …

Minecraft – 36 times larger on PS4 and Xbox One

Minecraft is coming to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in August, and the good news for fans is, there will be a lot more of it. In a blogpost on 22 May, Mojang confirmed that the game would be available for download in the summer, with both versions priced at $19.99, or $4.99 if you already own the …

Minecraft now has bunnies, including one from Monty Python and the Holy Grail

The latest pre-release, update test code for <i>Minecraft</i>, called snapshots, brings with it a few bug fixes, an improved debug world type and ... bunnies!<p>Yes, bunnies have invaded the pre-release world of <i>Minecraft</i>. Or as my son put it, when I mentioned that a new snapshot was out: "Yeah, I kno ... oh, …

Minecraft Pocket Edition for iPhone and iPad uncovers infinite worlds in latest update

Version 0.9.0 contains quite the feature list, so be sure to check out the list below for a full run through.<p>Infinite worlds<br>• Caves<br>• Loads of new blocks …

Minecraft May Get Optional New Player Models

That's a 25% reduction in arm pixels!<p>A new player model with slimmer arms is currently being tested out as a possible future Minecraft …

What you need to know about 'Minecraft'

Chances are that if you don't play <i>Minecraft</i> yourself, you've probably at least heard of it or know someone who does. The charming indie game has invaded nearly every facet of pop culture, casting its blocky spell on everything from Legos to feature films and has even been used for tourism. With …

Microsoft spent $2.5 billion on Minecraft to buy the next generation of players

Microsoft didn't buy Mojang, although that's what both companies are going to say. Microsoft bought <i>Minecraft</i>.<p>The deal was announced this morning, and the purchase amount was confirmed to be $2.5 billion. That's a whole lot of money, but the Minecraft IP is also one of the most popular and …

Notch doesn't make Minecraft anymore

Commentary: You need to understand a child's innocent passion for Minecraft to know why today's news had such a deep impact across the globe.<p>This morning Australia woke up to the news that Microsoft has purchased Mojang for a "smooth $2.5 BILLION", as Mojang called it in its press release. We …

Minecraft

The problems with capitalism, as explained by a Minecraft hedge fund manager

<i>Minecraft</i> is a video game about placing blocks, but when Microsoft paid $2.5 billion for its developer Mojang, it wasn't just buying virtual Lego. It was buying a tool powerful enough to map entire countries, it was buying a way of involving citizens in public space design, and it was buying a …

And we are still working on skins. How I currently look in MCPE 0.11.0: :) http://t.co/shZHMWSUyp

Working on Story Mode at the Telltale headquarters #minecraft