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Kids create 'clean' website for 'Minecraft' gamers

In a video that has been viewed more than 100,000 times on YouTube, a gamer known as Coestar uses a virtual pickax to expand a tree farm in his "Minecraft" world.<p>Coestar narrates his "Minecraft" adventures for fans who watch him play for entertainment or to pick up tips, sprinkling in some language …

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Let's Play P.T in Minecraft

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Minecraft Gameband review

The Minecraft Gameband is a high-quality USB watch that lets you take your creations anywhere along with a full copy of the game that you can play on …

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Minecraft Pocket Edition getting update full of cool things this week

Developer Mojang has announced an update to <i>Minecraft: Pocket Edition</i> on all mobile platforms, Android included, will be submitted to the app stores …

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Minecraft-Style Lego Game Could Be in Development

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games may be working on a Minecraft-inspired Lego title called Lego Worlds.<p>Images for the project, which has not yet been officially teased or announced, appeared on the Eurobricks forum. According to the author of the post, a promotional image for the …

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How Minecraft Players Are Funding Stem Cell Research

Sledgehammer Games/Activision<p>Ubisoft<p>Ashley Gilbertson for TIME<p>The Creative Assembly<p>Ubisoft<p>Ubisoft<p>Bungie<p>Nintendo<p>Sucker Punch …

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These Minecraft numbers will blow your mind

It’s amazing what data can do to paint a picture.<p>Here <i>Wired</i> Video has crunched the numbers behind the world of Minecraft. And it’s simply astounding. …

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Cool 8-Bit Video Explains The Jaw-Dropping Size of MINECRAFT

2.8 million users download malicious Minecraft-related Android apps

Security company ESET found that 30 malicious apps claiming to offer tips and cheats for popular gaming app Minecraft have been uploaded to Google …

Minecraft: Xbox One gets three free birthday skin packs

Minecraft maker Mojang has launched three new skin packs for Xbox One to celebrate its third birthday on Microsoft's range of systems.<p>But you'll need …

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It looks like Lego is building a Minecraft rival

Minecraft has often been described as like virtual Lego and it looks like the Danish toy maker might just be running with that idea.<p>A member of the Eurobricks forum spotted an advert on the back of the instructions for Lego 60097 (the City Square kit) promoting an upcoming title from the company …

YouTube gamers are getting their own 'Minecraft'-inspired figures

If you head down to your local toy store today, you'll likely find that the shelves are dominated by video game packs and figurines. Franchises like <i>Minecraft</i>, <i>Disney Infinity</i> and <i>Skylanders</i> mostlydominate proceedings, but their popularity also encourages rivals to cash in on the latest craze. One …

The world of Game of Thrones recreated in Minecraft

George R. R. Martin is said to have first started writing A Song of Ice and Fire back in 1991, believing that he could tell his story in a trilogy of …

Will We Ever See a Minecraft 2? - Podcast Unlocked - IGN Video

The Podcast Unlocked crew discusses the future of Minecraft, whether it's spinoffs, sequels, or other games.

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MUST TRY: The Best Minecraft Mods

Six years after its 2009 release, top-selling multiplayer sandbox game <b>Minecraft</b><p>has gone from strength to strength, gaining millions of players and a …

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How Minecraft Inspired Jewelbots, The Programmable Bracelets For Tween Girls

A wearable that looks like a fashion accessory, but functions like a gaming platform.<p>“When people find something they really enjoy, they teach themselves,” says Sara Chipps, a serial entrepreneur and former CTO of coding bootcamp the Flatiron School.<p>That’s the animating principle behind Jewelbots, …

Wearable Tech

Minecraft Brings Woman Main Character To Consoles

For many years, <i>Minecraft</i>’s only default character skin on consoles belonged to a guy named Steve. As of this week, that’s changing. Soon you’ll be …

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Perfectly cromulent Minecraft update brings The Simpsons to PlayStation

The Simpsons will arrive in <i>Minecraft</i> on PlayStation devices this week, developer Mojang's chief world officer Owen Hill announced today.<p>Hill took to the PlayStation Blog today to reveal the pack, which includes the yellow nuclear family — Homer, Marge, Bart, Maggie and Lisa — Principal Skinner, …

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Save Transfer Confirmed for Xbox One

PlayStation 4 version likely to follow suit.<p>Xbox 360 Minecraft players will be able to transfer their saved games to the upcoming Minecraft: Xbox One …

25 'Minecraft' Creations That Will Blow Your Flippin' Mind

25 'Minecraft' Creations That Will Blow Your Mind<p>1. Ancient Metropolis<p>2. King's Landing (<i>Game of Thrones</i>)<p>3. Space Shuttle<p>4. The Bedrock Dome<p>5. One …

Minecraft, Temple Run: Video game characters don't have to default to male.

Fans of <i>Minecraft</i>—especially girls—have long felt frustrated that the only default character available in the popular building game is a man. Now, the …

Feminism

Minecraft strikes a small blow for gender balance

One small step against the “masculine as default”<p>Well, it only took a couple of years. Thanks for really getting it that girls can be game characters too, Minecraft.<p>One Wednesday, Minecraft will officially introduce Alex, a new and female character to be offered along with the longstanding default …

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Minecraft: Mojang makes female character available to all players

Alex joins ‘genderless’ character Steve, as he ‘doesn’t really represent the diversity of our playerbase’, explains gaming company<p>Just as Tom was everyone’s first friend on MySpace back in the day, so Steve is everyone’s first character skin in Minecraft. Now he’s getting some competition for that …

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So That's Where Prince George Gets Those Cute Faces From!

Prince George is a big brother now, and while we can't wait to see him grow up with a sibling, little George will always have a special place in our hearts. In his first months, we found out that he was full of wiggles and that, overall, he was unimpressed. But where did all those cute faces come …

Super cute chick Roley gets leg splints to stop her falling over

A cute newborn chick has been fitted with special leg splints because it kept falling over.<p>The baby bird damaged both legs pushing to break out of …

Three Swatting Incidents Attributed to Teenage Minecraft Player

Three separate instances of swatting are being attributed to a 13-year-old boy who plays Minecraft, according to local police.<p>The name of the boy, who is from Southern California, is not being released due to his age. According to Ars Technica, he is now back in his parents' custody and is set to …

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Should parents ever worry about Minecraft?

<b>In the space of a few years, the computer game Minecraft has come to dominate the spare hours of millions of children, and has even entered the classroom. But is this an entirely good thing, asks Jolyon Jenkins.</b><p>If I want to irritate my 13-year-old son, Joe, I refer to Minecraft as "digital Lego". …

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