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Minecraft - Pocket Edition app review

Minecraft – Pocket Edition<p>Price: $6.99<p>Minecraft – Pocket Edition by Mojang is a pocket edition of your favorite game.<p>Minecraft is fantastic game of …

Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho out for six weeks with shoulder injury

<b>Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho requires surgery on an injured shoulder and is expected to be out until the end of October, his club have announced.</b><p>The 21-year-old Brazilian, who signed from Inter Milan for £8.5m in January, has helped Liverpool to the top of the Premier League after four …

The Handmade Minecraft Inspired Plush Cubes

Apparently you can’t use the cubes to create a pixelated world, but if you want to add some Minecraft styled elements at home, the handmade <b>Minecraft</b> …

Minecraft at 33 million users – a personal story

Earlier this week, the creator of indie crossover hit Minecraft revealed an impressive statistic – the game, which started out as the personal project of creator Markus "Notch" Persson, has now sold over 33 million copies worldwide, on PC, Xbox and mobile. This chunky combination of adventure game …

Holy Cow, It's Star Trek's USS Voyager, Recreated In Minecraft

The things people manage to do in <i>Minecraft</i> never cease to amaze—case in point, this fantastic <i>Star Trek</i> creation by Maravrin—which used original deck …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Boot up: Dell's lineup, what 64-bit does, Minecraft skillz, and more

A burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team<p>Dell's downward spiral: 10 years of failed consumer devices >> The Verge<p>With style like this, how amazing that Dell wasn't a hit with consumers.<p>What's wrong with the Windows Phone? >> Tech.pinions<p>Harry Marks:<p>I performed a …

'Minecraft Beginner's Guide' Will Help Parents More Than Kids

<i>The new Minecraft Guide and Annual books may make great Christmas presents for children, but will probably end up helping parents understand the game their kids already know inside out.</i><p>One of the increasingly common questions I get from parents about video-games is how they can start playing …

MINECRAFT GIVEAWAY!!! - Blog by Naomi-IGN - IGN

<b>Happy Monday</b><b>!</b> Yes, today is in fact a happy Monday as I have 4 awesome items to give away to 4 lucky winners!<p>The items are...<p><b>2</b> OFFICIAL FOAM …

Minecraft Realms hopes to make an increasingly complex game more family-friendly

With more than 24 million players, <i>Minecraft</i> has an unusual problem: The children who play the game are becoming too technologically savvy for their parents.<p>Swedish developer Mojang has been inundated with calls for help from parents who find they're unable to maintain and fix the increasingly …

Minecraft: The Story of Mojang released through VHX, discounted with secret code

<i>Minecraft: The Story of Mojang</i>, 2 Player Productions' documentary chronicling <i>Minecraft</i> developer Mojang's rise, is available to purchase on the official website through digital distributor VHX, according to a press release from the filmmakers.<p>The documentary is available in two editions. For $8, …

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition update 9 trailer introduces you to The End

The latest trailer for the Xbox 360 edition of <i>Minecraft</i> shows off the features players can expect in the game's ninth title update, which was expected to hit this March at its earliest.<p>Title Update 9 is a long-awaited patch that finally lets users access "The End," an area where the player can …

Minecraft and Markus 'Notch' Persson book out Nov 5, film to begin production this year

A full-length book about <i>Minecraft</i> and its creator titled <i>Minecraft: The Unlikely Tale of Markus "Notch" Persson and the Game that Changed Everything</i> will be published by Seven Stories Press on Nov. 5. Film rights to the book have been sold and film production will begin this year, the publisher …

Museum of Art and Digital Entertainment constructs Oakland in Minecraft for OMCA exhibit

Oakland's video game museum, the Museum of Art and Digital Entertainment (MADE), has recreated Oakland in <i>Minecraft</i> as part of an exhibit at the Oakland Museum of California this weekend<p>The Oakland Museum of California approached MADE to put on an exhibit as part of the Museum's customization …

Blacksmith forges Minecraft diamond sword from steel

Armorer Tony Swatton wasn't content to stop at ax-sharp Batarangs. Nope, he had to go and forge a Minecraft diamond sword in his blazing hot blacksmith workshop of awesomeness. Somebody get that man a cold beverage, because he's on geek fire!<p>While Minecraft has multiple levels of swords, starting …

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Minecraft Xbox 360 headed to European retailers June 28

The Xbox 360 edition of <i>Minecraft</i> is headed to European retailers on June 28, Microsoft confirmed today in a statement to VG247.<p>This upcoming disc version of <i>Minecraft</i> will also include a free 48-hour Xbox Live trial, which will give all players the chance to access the game's online co-op.<p>This …

Nicolas Cage Minecraft Creation Is Glorious ... And Obviously Creepy (PHOTO)

Sooner or later Nicolas Cage's face will grace at least one thing in each of our lives. Are you listening to me or are you searching for a new iPhone case? Well, web viral phenom Nic Cage, meet web viral video game Minecraft.

Steve's Adventures - Minecraft Animated Series

For over a year now we here at MineworksAnimations have being working away to give you one of the only Minecraft shows on the internet with a …

PACIFIC RIM Trailer Rebuilt in MINECRAFT

Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope Movie Recreated In Minecraft (video)

A Minecraft master crafter called Grahame over on YouTube has started the monumental task of recreating the whole of the Star Wars Episode IV: A New …

Minecraft Hits 11 Million Sales On Mac And PC

Mojang has announced that Minecraft for the Mac and PC has hit a massive 11 million sales, their website is showing that a total of 11,008,761 copies …

'Minecraft' Adds Horses, Donkeys, Carpets, Pocket Realms And Xbox One Edition

Minecraft is fast becoming the most popular game for families. It’s also fast becoming rather complicated and confusing for families to know where to start.<p>I had the chance to get a family to test out the new Minecraft Pocket version of the game, along with the new Pocket Realms server. As they did …

Minecraft Pocket Realms For Online On-The-Go Crafting

With the release of Minecraft Pocket 0.7.2 (for those that are keeping count) we have access to a host of new features and bug fixes, including updates for the Realms server function. This is the part of the game that enables you to play on remote servers online via your tablet or phone running …

Is there a business selling ads on the hugely popular game Minecraft?

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Adventurize<p>For millions of people, <i>Minecraft</i> has become a way of life. Started in 2009 by a man named Markus Persson …

LEGO Minecraft Sets “Nether” and “Village” appear at SDCC

So you’d like to get just a tiny bit closer to the second and third Minecraft LEGO sets to appear as part of the company’s CUUSOO initiative, would …

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Minecraft blocks Pikmin 3 from number one – Games charts 27 July

<b>UK individual formats chart – 27 July</b><p>1 (2) Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition (360)<br>2 (-) Pikmin 3 (Wii U)<br>3 (1) The Last Of Us (PS3)<br>4 (4) Animal Crossing: …

Lego Introduces Two New Lego Minecraft Sets at Comic-Con

CNET reports that Lego introduced two new Lego Minecraft sets at Comic-Con. They are called The Village and The Nether. The Village set above …