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9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

'Minecraft' Xbox One, PS4 editions to have more enlargement options after launch

Since fans will be able to import their Xbox 360 and PS save files to the new hardware, some might wonder what will happen to smaller map sizes when they are transferred to new platforms that are capable of building bigger worlds.

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Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Examiner.com

'Minecraft' PC, PS3, PS4, Vita, Xbox One and Xbox 360 potential patch detailed

A new patch may feature an aesthetic change for " Minecraft " on multiple systems.

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

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Metro

NEWPS4 still outsold Xbox One during June in US

Despite a price cut and ditching Kinect the PlayStation 4 was still the biggest seller in June in America, as Wii U sales jumped 233%.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Microsoft Xbox, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE

Computer And Video Games

NPD: Watch Dogs tops US physical retail sales in June

Ubisoft's Watch Dogs was the top-selling game at physical retail in US in June, according to NPD figures.

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Related Topix: Ubisoft, Watch Dogs, Nintendo, Mario Kart 8, FIFA 14, EA Canada, EA Sports

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

The 'Minecraft' cartoon inspired texture pack confirmed for Xbox One, PS4

The newest texture pack add-on for 4J Studios' console editions of Minecraft will redesign the entire digital world of the block-based title so that the game appears to be set within a classic cartoon environment.

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

Hispanic Business

Biz whiz kid: New Bern teen starts profitable online enterprise

That's where Rocco runs Anthrocraft as part of in revenue. Anthrocraft is linked with the popular game Minecraft, in which players build things out of digital blocks to create all types of structures.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Computers

Thu Jul 10, 2014

International Business Times

Minecraft Celebrates 16 Million Sales on PC with New Snapshot 14w28b

As the release date for the "Minecraft PS4 Edition" and "Minecraft Xbox One Edition" come closer, "Minecraft" retains its popularity among fans, long-time players and even newbies as the franchise hits its 16 million mark for the PC and Mac versions of the game.

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Related Topix: Video Games, Retro Affect, Snapshot, The, Deep Silver, 2010, Computers

Forbes.com

Minecraft Pocket Update 0.9.0 Challenges Vita Edition For Portable Supremacy

Playing Minecraft on the go is something that should be easy but often disappoints.

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Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver

Computer And Video Games

Minecraft PC and Mac sales top 16 million

Sales of the PC and Mac versions of Minecraft have surpassed 16 million copies, according to the game's official site .

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Computer And Video Games

Banjo Kazooie bundle added to Xbox 360 Marketplace

Although the games can still be bought individually for 9.99 / 14.39 / $14.99 each, the new bundle offers both for a reduced price of 11.99 / 14.99 / $14.99.

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver

IGN

Minecraft Continues to Smash Sales Milestones

The ubiquitous block-breaking, build-anything phenomenon, Minecraft , has officially crossed the 16 million milestone in copies sold on PC and Mac.

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

Joystiq

GDC Europe survey finds devs flocking to PC, mobile

European State of the Industry Survey, a study that suggests most European game developers see their future on the PC or mobile devices.

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Related Topix: Battlefield!, Video Games, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, The, Deep Silver, Game.

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Gamasutra

GDC Europe State of the Industry: PC and mobile reign, crowdfunding heats up

Industry watchers, take note: the organizers of the Game Developers Conference Europe have released the results of the second annual European State of the Industry Survey, which reveals trends around regional development hubs, tax incentives and platform preferences, in advance of the August conference.

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Related Topix: Battlefield!, Video Games, Game., The, Deep Silver, World News, Germany, Microsoft Xbox

Mon Jul 07, 2014

International Business Times

Minecraft PS4, Xbox One Framerates, Screenshots, 14w27b Snapshot and...

In less than a month, the "Minecraft PS4 Edition" and "Minecraft Xbox One Edition" will be made available.

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Related Topix: Video Games, The, Deep Silver, 2010, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Retro Affect, Snapshot

Examiner.com

Mojang discusses the possibility of 'Minecraft' on the Nintendo 3DS

Minecraft first launched on consoles after it released on Xbox 360 two years ago.

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Related Topix: Video Games, 3DS, The, Deep Silver, X360, PS3

Metro

NEWSniper Elite III tops charts for second week as PlayStation dominates top three

The lack of new releases doesn't mean a lack of movement in the latest UK sales charts, as the PS4 takes the lead again.

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Sniper Elite III, Rebellion, 505 Games, Microsoft Xbox, Ubisoft, Watch Dogs

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Why PC Gaming is More Popular Than Ever

The thing is, many of the popular games that come out for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Wii U are also available for the computers sitting on our desks.

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Related Topix: EVE Online, Blizzard Entertainment, World of Warcraft, Atari, CCP, Video Games, Electronic Arts, The Sims, The Sims Studio, The, Deep Silver, X360

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Examiner.com

'Minecraft Vita Edition' compared to PS3 and PS4 versions

A comparison has been made for " Minecraft Vita Edition " to " Minecraft PS3 Edition" and " Minecraft PS4 Edition ."

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

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Examiner.com

'Magic 2015 - DoTP' to feature cards by the industry's top video game designers

It's been a really busy week for " Magic: The Gathering ." Players are nearing the end of the week two in spoilers for the upcoming core set, Magic 2015.

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Related Topix: Magic, Stainless Games, Wizards of the Coast, Video Games, _No Company, Sony Online Entertainment, Magic: The Gathering, Blizzard Entertainment, World of Warcraft, The, Deep Silver, Plants vs. Zombies

Examiner.com

Players will be able to switch between playing 'Minecraft' on PS Vita and PS3

Fans can use the same save file across the Playstation 3 and the upcoming PS Vita edition of Minecraft when 4J Studios launches the handheld edition of the game later this summer.

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Related Topix: Video Games, PS3

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