Minecraft

Minecraft Better Together Update lets you start on console and keep playing on mobile

A <b>Minecraft</b> update that lets players create a world on a console or Windows PC and continue building it on a mobile phone has been released.<p>The <b>Better</b> …

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Minecraft is getting a huge update with new items, achievements, and cross-platform play

Despite being a place of infinite wonder and joy, Minecraft has, for the most part, had a segmented player base. If you’ve been playing on PC, playing alongside those on Xbox One has been impossible. Until now. A new update is allowing players on four different platforms to play together at …

Minecraft’s biggest update ever (happens today)

Today is the biggest day in Minecraft history – if you don’t count that one time the game went mobile. This is the first day when cross-platform play …

Gaming

Minecraft’s big cross-platform update is here

Nintendo Switch owners will have to wait<p><i>Minecraft</i>’s Better Together update, which brings cross-platform play to the game for the first time, is now available on numerous devices — although players outside the Microsoft, Apple and Google ecosystems will have to wait.<p>Microsoft and developer Mojang …

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Play the New Minecraft on Xbox, Mobile, VR and Windows 10 Today!

It’s safe to say that <i>Minecraft</i> is one of the biggest things in gaming right now. Despite its simplistic, blocky graphics, millions of users can’t …

Geek

Minecraft’s “Better Together” update launches today. It allows players on Xbox, mobile, VR, and Wind

<b>Minecraft’s “Better Together” update launches today.</b> It allows players on Xbox, mobile, VR, and Windows 10 to play together. It also adds a host of …

Gaming

Minecraft's 'Better Together' updates launches today, gets delayed for Switch

Better late than Sony<p>The big day for <i>Minecraft</i> unification is at hand. Mojang and Microsoft have finally launched the "Better Together" update for …

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Better Together<p><b>Already own Minecraft? Update on your console.</b><p><b>Minecraft Marketplace</b><p>For the first time, skins, textures, and worlds designed by the …

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Minecraft Just Got Easier to Play on Xbox, iPhones, and VR Headsets

Playing Minecraft with other people just got easier.<p>An update to the popular building and crafting game on Wednesday opens the door to more people …

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Xbox Boss Expects PUBG To Be ‘Very Big’ On Xbox One Like ‘Minecraft’

<i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> is already a huge hit on PC before it is even exited Steam Early Access. The battle royale shooter will land on the …

Gaming

College Students Get Virtual Look at the Real World with 'Minecraft'

For K–12 schools, the open-world video game “Minecraft” has been embraced as a popular tool to teach concepts like geometry and elaborate on themes …

Augmented Reality

Kids Love 'Minecraft?' Try the Afterschool Code and Play Labs at Connected Camps!

<i>Minecraft</i> continues to be one of the best ways for kids to get exciting about computers, and delving into coding, game design, and the nuts and bolts …

Kids

Minecraft “Better Together Update” Not Coming To New 3DS Version Of The Game

Yesterday during the latest Nintendo Direct we found out <b>Minecraft</b> would be released exclusively on the New Nintendo 3DS.<p>Since then, it has been …

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'Minecraft Earth' Swag and Viewing Locations Revealed

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Minecraft is now on Nintendo’s upgraded New 3DS systems

Nintendo and Microsoft aren’t afraid to work together when it comes to Minecraft. The block-building phenomenon is already on Wii U and Switch, but now it’s hitting Nintendo’s dedicated handheld. Minecraft: New Nintendo 3DS Edition is launching on the eShop today, and you can get it as long as you …

Minecraft is coming to New 3DS today

In case you don't have it on one of the other hundred platforms<p>Do you want <i>Minecraft</i> on the go, but for whatever reason have ignored the <i>Pocket Edition</i> …

Minecraft for the Nintendo 3DS is available today

From the Nintendo eShop<p>Nintendo today announced a surprise launch of <i>Minecraft</i> for the 3DS handheld. The game is available starting today on the Nintendo 3DS eShop, as soon as the company’s Nintendo Direct stream ends at around 7PM ET. Developer Mojang’s seminal pixel-art sandbox game has made its …

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Surprise! Minecraft is coming to New 3DS today

A 3DS edition of Minecraft was just announced, and then revealed to be launching later today on the eShop.<p>The surprise unveiling happened during a …

Mini Minecraft Building Sets Are Just Darling

Outside of painted cardboard boxes and foam, toys are the best way to play with <i>Minecraft</i> in the real world. Jinx's second series of <i>Minecraft</i> …

Kids

9 Reasons Your Child Should Be Playing Minecraft

Does your child spend hours at their computer or game console playing Minecraft($35)? Well, that may not be a bad thing. Targeted toward kids between …

Kids

Minecraft Marketplace creators have earned $1M by selling user-made content

Minecraft Marketplace creators have raked in over $1 million collectively by designing and selling (among other things) their own custom adventures, …

Game Design

How Gamers Made Over $1 Million on Minecraft

People are playing Minecraft to make money, not just to create blocky looking buildings in a fantasy world.<p>Mojang, the developer behind the popular …

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Minecraft video site earns Co Meath twins over €2m a year

YouTube channel set up by Fitzsimons’ twins Ryan and Scott boasts 3.3m subscribers

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The Latest Batch of Updates Detailed for Console Editions of Minecraft

Keeping Minecraft as issue-free as possible

Xbox 360

'Minecraft' Marketplace Top Sellers List Will Help You Shop Wisely

<i>Minecraft</i> [$6.99] has been adding all kinds of different stuff to its Marketplace, but if you weren't sure what you should get first, this ranking of …

Look At This Official Minecraft-Themed Xbox One

Over the next two months Microsoft will be releasing some very <i>Minecraft</i>-themed pieces of hardware: an Xbox One S and two controllers. They have gone</i> …

Gaming

Minecraft's Better Together Update Delayed to Fall 2017

There were plenty of people who thought the purchase of developer Mojang by mega-publisher Microsoft was signaling the end of <i>Minecraft’s</i> appeal of …

Microsoft

Building’s never been so fun: The 15 best mods for ‘Minecraft’

Though it was released more than half a decade ago, <i>Minecraft</i> still sells an average of 53,000 copies — per day. Because of the game’s popularity …

Gaming

Minecraft's Minecon convention is being replaced by an online livestream event

If you've heard of Minecraft, you've probably heard of MINECON - Mojang's ever-popular annual Minecraft convention which had previously been running …

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'Schoolifying' Minecraft Without Ruining It

Support the news<p>Steven Isaacs — @mr_isaacs on Twitter — is a full-time technology teacher in Baskingridge, N.J. He's also the co-founder of a new …

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