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Minecraft: Story Mode marks the franchise’s first entry on Wii U

The Wii U is set to get a Minecraft game. But not as you'd expect. Minecraft: Story Mode is being developed by Telltale Games, in partnership...

Mojang wants to make Minecraft cross-platform

Speaking with IGN, Mojang CEO Jonas Martensson revealed the developer's intent to have Minecraft running cross-platform. Martensson said that the code for Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition allows for...

Here’s how to get the Minecraft Windows 10 Edition beta for free

Mojang recently explained that existing Minecraft PC players could grab the game's Windows 10 Edition beta for free. Today, the developer detailed how to actually...

Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta to launch alongside the new OS later this month

A new platform means a new Minecraft game, and it looks like Minecraft developer Mojang's parent company Microsoft see their new operating system as...

Watch: Minecraft: Story Mode is 100% Telltale cross Minecraft

When you first heard about Telltale Games making an episodic Minecraft series, you probably had a pretty clear picture of what that game would...

A special HoloLens version of Minecraft really brings its world to life

Today, Microsoft showed off HoloLens technology at work using Mojang’s Minecraft. Using a version of the game built specifically for HoloLens, the wearable tech projected...

Minecraft console update brings The Simpsons to Playstation, more achievements to Xbox 360

The latest Minecraft update for consoles is adding a bunch of new content for all systems. An alternate player skin character, red haired woman...

How Notch’s half-joke turned into $2.5 billion

In a Forbes profile, Markus 'Notch' Persson has revealed the story of how Microsoft ended up buying Mojang and Minecraft. https://twitter.com/notch/status/478766808841732096 After Notch tweeted "Anyone want...

Turkish minister: Minecraft will make your children okay with violence against people, animals

The Turkish family and social policies minister, Aysenur Islam, is definitely thinking of the children. The BBC and Turkish site Leadergamer report that Islam is concerned...

Mojang confirms MINECON 2015 for July in London

Minecraft developer Mojang has confirmed that MINECON 2015 will take place this July in London. As you'd expect, the conference is all about Minecraft, offering exhibitions,...

Microsoft: Gaming with HoloLens could provide “mind-blowing experiences”

Speaking on an investors call, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella touted HoloLens' potential for gaming saying "It's also getting clearer how the games people love today...

Report: Minecraft account details have been compromised; get changing those passwords

German site Heise is reporting that Minecraft's database has been compromised, with user details being obtained in plain text format. All up, it is reported...

Minecraft users will soon be able to change their usernames

For the first time in Minecraft's history, gamers will soon be able to change their usernames. The feature was first teased by Mojang’s Kristoffer Jelbring on Twitter: https://twitter.com/KrisJelbring/status/552073135177338880 The news...

Mojang, Telltale Games confirm Minecraft: Story Mode

Telltale Games and Mojang today confirmed Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series. The game is currently in development and aims for a...

Expect Minecraft: Pocket Edition on Windows Phone

Now that Microsoft owns Mojang and Minecraft, you'd better believe the Pocket Edition of the popular game will be on Windows Phone. The real question is, when will...

Microsoft purchases Mojang, Minecraft; popular franchise will continue on PlayStation

Late last night, Microsoft's Phil Spencer took to Xbox Wire to confirm that Microsoft has indeed acquired Minecraft developer Mojang. Spencer made the announcement in a...

Report: Microsoft to purchase Mojang for $2B, deal initiated by Notch

A report from the Wall Street Journal claims that a source close to Mojang AB has revealed that Microsoft is in discussions to purchase the...

Review: Minecraft Xbox One & PS4 Editions

Minecraft is a game that shouldn't work. In an industry where a complex narrative, matched with strong moral choices, are fast becoming the measuring block,...

Current-gen Minecraft ports releasing soon, Vita version delayed

Minecraft on PS4, PS Vita and Xbox One was supposed to be available in August, however August has come and gone and our current-gen consoles...

Minecraft on PS4 to take advantage of the DualShock 4’s touchpad

Mojang took to the PlayStation blog to detail how Minecraft on PS4 will make use of the DualShock 4's touchpad. Mojang confirmed the touchpad will be...