PC, MAC / Strategy / Release: Jun 3, 2013 / ESRB: U

Mojang's Scrolls coming to tablets

By Steve Watts, Apr 07, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Mojang has detailed several plans for updates to Scrolls, including a demo version that they say will help pave the way for an iPad and tablet port.


Scrolls offering gift copies for players

By Steve Watts, Dec 20, 2013 12:30pm PST

Mojang is offering a free gift copy of Scrolls to current players. The gift copy codes will expire on January 31, 2014.


Scrolls unrolling on June 3

By Alice O'Connor, May 28, 2013 6:30am PDT

Mojang may be known for the romping great success of Minecraft but it's determined to not be defined by the dig 'em up. The developer's winding up to reveal Scrolls to the world at large, announcing yesterday that the virtual collectible card game will enter paid "open beta...


Mojang's Scrolls launching in beta next month

By Steve Watts, Mar 27, 2013 10:00am PDT

Scrolls will launch in beta next month at a discounted price, following the same progressive pricing structure of Minecraft.


MineCon 2012 held at Disneyland Paris

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 02, 2012 7:45am PDT

Minecraft developer Mojang had said that its second dig 'em up shindig would be held in Europe, following its debut in Las Vegas last year. Today it announced the location, which turns out to be just about the most American place in Europe imaginable--Disneyland Paris.


Mojang details Scrolls release plans

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 26, 2012 6:00am PDT

Minecraft creator Mojang is getting ready to start rolling out its next game Scrolls in a Minecraftian manner. Following a closed alpha test, the deck-building boardgame will enter open beta and everyone will be able to buy at a discount and play while it's finished up.


Mojang and ZeniMax settle Scrolls trademark dispute

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 12, 2012 6:15am PDT

2011's slightly silly legal battle between Bethesda parent company ZeniMax and Minecraft developer Mojang over the name 'Scrolls' has drawn to a close with a settlement that sees both parties sort-of getting what they wanted.


Mojang currently working on three unannounced games

By Steve Watts, Jan 13, 2012 1:45pm PST

Mojang Specifications, the studio that made Minecraft and the upcoming Scrolls, has three more unannounced games in development. Two are planned for announcement and possible release in the first half of this year.


Most Anticipated of 2012: Xav's Picks

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2011 11:00am PST

The editorial team at Shacknews outlines their most anticipated games of 2012 individually. Lastly, here's senior editor Xav de Matos and his list of 2012 titles


Scrolls to feature 'free to play' elements; Notch hates the term

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 24, 2011 5:00pm PDT

Minecraft creator Markus Persson comes out against the term "free to play," but teases that elements of that model will be included in the upcoming game, Scrolls.


Scrolls defeats interim injunction in trademark case

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 18, 2011 6:15am PDT

The first, but surely not the last, judgement in the Scrolls vs. The Elder Scrolls trademark case has come down in favor of Mojang, denying ZeniMax's bid for an interim injunction that would've forbidden the Swedish indie from using the 'Scrolls' name.


Bethesda VP says company 'forced' into Scrolls dispute

By Steve Watts, Oct 07, 2011 10:15am PDT

Legal experts and Bethesda's Pete Hines have chimed in on the legal dispute with Mojang over the use of the word Scrolls. Experts say the company has a legal obligation to defend its trademark, or risk losing or weakening their defense in the future.


Mojang: Bethesda refused offers to compromise on 'Scrolls' dispute

By Xav de Matos, Oct 04, 2011 6:15pm PDT

Regarding the ongoing kerfuffle between Mojang Specifications and Bethesda Softworks, Minecraft creator Markus 'Notch' Persson clarified that he is still unclear as to why his company is being targeted after two offers to settle the dispute were shot down


MineCon attendees get Scrolls & Cobalt codes

By Steve Watts, Sep 09, 2011 1:15pm PDT

Minecon attendees will receive alpha codes for both Scrolls and Cobalt, Mojang announced today.


Trailer for Minecraft dev's 'Scrolls' released

By Xav de Matos, Aug 30, 2011 8:15pm PDT

Mojang Specifications, the development company formed following the immense success of Minecraft on PC, has finally released the first trailer for its next title, Scrolls.