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14 hrs ago | International Business Times

Minecraft: 1.8 Update's New Terrain Generator Explained; Xbox 360...

Mojang, the developers of sandbox video game Minecraft, have revealed the working of a new feature - terrain generator - in the upcoming 1.8 update for Minecraft, via a new video.


Related Topix: Video Games, They, _No Company, X360, Depth, Depth Team

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Digital Trends

Minecraft update lets you customize your world for the first time

The forthcoming v1.8 update for Mojang's Minecraft gives players the ability to access a variety of world customization tools before even starting a new game.


Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Video Games

'Minecraft' TU16 on Xbox 360 will likely release alongside Patch 1.06 on PS3

Now that Title Update 15 has released for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition , along with Patch 1.05 on the Playstation 3 version of the sandbox creation game, 4J Studios has announced their plans to begin work on Patch 1.06 for PS3 in addition to working on launching Minecraft on both Xbox One and PS4.


Related Topix: Video Games, Hidden Path Entertainment, Culture, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, PS3, Microsoft Xbox

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Candy Texture Pack Now Available

It is a given that Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has been a runaway success, and there is no doubt about it with over 10 million copies sold at the end of last year.


Related Topix: Video Games, X360, Gadgets

Sun Apr 20, 2014

'Skyrim', 'Minecraft' are $15 at Target, Xbox 360 gets discount and gift card

A new set of game deals landed at Target for the week of Sunday, April 20. Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 owners can find a handful of games available for $15 while prospective Xbox 360 owners can pick up the console at a discount with a gift card or a Turtle Beach headset.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014

'Minecraft' Candy Texture Pack hits Xbox 360, 4J focuses on Xbox One, PS4, Vita

The Candy Texture Pack finally landed on the Xbox Store for "Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition" on Thursday.


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE


March 2014 NPD: PlayStation 4 outsells Xbox One again despite Titanfall

How can big data and smart analytics tools ignite growth for your company? Find out at DataBeat , May 19-20 in San Francisco, from top data scientists, analysts, investors, and entrepreneurs.


Related Topix: Konami, Kojima Productions, Metal Gear Solid, Video Games, Activision, Call of Duty , The, Deep Silver, X360

Wed Apr 16, 2014


NEWGames Inbox: Speedball 2 vs. FIFA, Beyond Good & Evil 2, and PlayStation Now

The morning Inbox is puzzled as to why there aren't any Minecraft clones, as one reader makes suggestions for improving Titanfall.


Related Topix: Capcom, Video Games, Dead Rising, Vivid Games, Tower Studios, Speedball, The, Deep Silver, Ubisoft, Beyond Good & Evil 2

Digital Trends

Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition releasing in stores on May 16

Following a successful PSN Store launch on the PlayStation Network, 4J Studios' port of Mojang's Minecraft is headed for a physical media release in retail stores on May 16, 2014.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, PS3, X360


Minecraft: PS3 Edition getting disc-based launch next month - report

PlayStation App users were emailed today with an advert for the release, which will arrive in shops on 14th May .


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The 'Minecraft' Candy Texture Pack and other DLC to release alongside TU16

Fans can expect more add-on content to become available for the console versions of Minecraft when the next update launches.


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, X360

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Potential 'Minecraft Xbox One Edition' DLC skin and texture packs discussed

According to a report from Culture Mob on April 12, the development team is expected to make a release date announcement soon in regards to the open-world sandbox video game.


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, Hidden Path Entertainment, Culture, Microsoft Game Studios, Halo, Gears of War, 343 Industries, Epic Games, X360

Mon Apr 14, 2014


UK chart: Titanfall back top thanks to Xbox 360 version

Titanfall has been boosted back to the top of the UK all-format charts thanks to the launch of the game's Xbox 360 version.


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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Cinema Blend News

Weekly Recap: PS Vita Owns PS4 In Sales And 5 Other Shocking News Stories

A week of resolution wars. That's mostly what we had. The Xbox One and PS4 battled over the domain of 1080ps and 60fps or 1080ps and 30fps or 900ps and 60fps.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, Scrolls, Mojang AB, Dean 'Rocket' Hall, Bohemia Interactive, DayZ, The Elder Scrolls Online, ZeniMax Media, Bethesda Softworks

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Bimby shares 7 birthday wishes

James "Bimby" Yap Jr., the youngest son of TV host-actress Kris Aquino, shared his seven wishes as he celebrates his 7th birthday on April 19. 1. Make everyone rich.


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Minecraft Xbox 360 Update 15 Now Live, Pocket Edition Tops 21 Million Sales

AusGamers caught up with 2K Australia and Randy Pitchford to discuss the recently revealed Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and why Australia is making an impact on the moon.


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Thu Apr 10, 2014


NEWGames Inbox: Indie takeover, Titanfall vs. Xbox One, and The Last Of Us Remastered

The morning Inbox seems unimpressed by Sony's H1Z1, but there's still plenty of other people that want more Resident Evil zombies.


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Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Title Update 15 out now, wait for PS3 edition "Hopefully not long"

The long-awaited patch for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, Title Update 14 , has today been usurped with the launch and roll-out of a new patch: Say hello to Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Title Update 15! Developer 4J Studios says that the latest patch for the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft began rolling out earlier today, April 10th, and that the team ... (more)


Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, PS3

The Motley Fool

What Minecraft Maker Mojang Can Learn From King's IPO

Mojang AB, the maker of Minecraft , is one of the fastest-growing companies in gaming.


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Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Escapist

Minecraft Pocket Edition Sells 21 Million Copies

Minecraft Pocket Edition is now officially the biggest of them all and Mojang is celebrating with an "ask the devs anything" next week.


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