Mojang Specifications News


Minecraft: Story Mode Second Opinion - The Kids' Perspective

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 14, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Prior to looking at Minecraft: Story Mode, the thought came up that this reviewer was largely unfamiliar with the ins and outs of Minecraft. So for this particular assignment, some assistance was needed in the form of some of the young Minecraft fans that Telltale is aiming ...


"HAHA! Best line: "When I found out later that there was an actual recipe screen, he simply ..."

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Minecraft: Story Mode review-in-progress: 'Order of the Stone' impressions

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 13, 2015 12:01am PDT

Telltale is going back to some more family-friendly fare by taking a stab at Minecraft. The result thus far is a story that fits perfectly within the world of Minecraft, while also providing some great amusement for Minecraft amateurs.


"I wish TO games had made it more clear that this game was more PG (or even G ) rather than the ..."

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Minecraft: Story Mode trailer tells the legend of 'The Order of the Stone'

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 01, 2015 8:52am PDT

Minecraft: Story Mode got its next trailer today, telling the story of the Order of the Stone and its conflict with the Ender Dragon.


Minecraft: Story Mode begins its journey on October 13

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 16, 2015 7:26am PDT

It's time to tell the epic story of MInecraft and 'The Order of the Stone' when the first episode of Minecraft: Story Mode arrives in October.


"My niece and nephew will love this. I will probably be learning Minecraft lore for the first time."

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Minecraft 0.12.1 update will allow five-player cross-platform play between Windows 10 and mobile

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 08, 2015 6:45am PDT

Minecraft's next update will add a handful of features to Minecraft: Pocket Edition, but the biggest change will allow up to five players on both Windows 10 and mobile to play with each other on a local network.


Minecraft: Story Mode allows players to choose main character appearance

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2015 10:15am PDT

Minecraft: Story Mode will represent some major firsts for Telltale Games. Another one was announced today at PAX Prime, as Telltale revealed that players would be able to select their main character's appearance.


"Not sure why the voice would need to change just because the model they select happens to wear ..."

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Minecraft coming to Vita next week

By Steve Watts, Oct 10, 2014 7:00am PDT

Minecraft is finally coming to the PlayStation Vita, and Sony has detailed the somewhat convoluted upgrade and cross-buy schemes between it and its console counterparts.


"Steve Watts posted a new article, Minecraft coming to Vita next week"

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Minecraft for PlayStation 4 hitting stores October 7

By Steve Watts, Sep 18, 2014 8:00am PDT

Following a successful PS4 digital launch, the recently Microsoft-acquired block-building game will hit retail stores soon with a day-one patch.


"I hope there is a Microsoft logo somewhere on boot up, just for the weirdness of seeing that on ..."

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Minecraft releasing for PS4 today

By Robert Workman, Sep 04, 2014 7:00am PDT

Sony gets a jump on Microsoft by releasing the first current-gen version of the game, with a similar price structure.


"It's such an awesome game. Really wish I could get it to work on my Rift. "

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Minecraft Xbox 360 offering free and discounted skins

By Steve Watts, May 09, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Minecraft is turning two years old on Xbox 360 today, and it's celebrating by offering free and discounted skin packs.


Country of Denmark recreated in 1TB Minecraft map

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 30, 2014 2:15pm PDT

Fans have made so many amazing creations in Minecraft that we've become pretty desensitized to them. Oh, you created a fully functional city in the...


"Pretty sure chunks get unloaded pretty quickly in game. It'll never actually handle that much ..."

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Minecraft 360 content to transfer to Xbox One too

By Steve Watts, Apr 25, 2014 9:30am PDT

Minecraft content will transfer from Xbox 360 to Xbox One, Microsoft has announced, just like the PS3-to-PS4 transfers we heard about recently.


Minecraft content to transfer from PS3 to PS4

By Steve Watts, Apr 24, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Minecraft is already on PS3, but if you're holding back so you don't have to recreate everything in the PS4 version, don't worry. Mojang says the plan is to let users transfer their worlds from one to the other.


Minecraft Realms now live, offers servers for $13/month

By Steve Watts, Apr 24, 2014 8:45am PDT

Mojang has now released Minecraft Realms in North America. The service lets subscribers pay for a private, invite-only Minecraft world with the ability to restore earlier states, as an effort to make a safe place for kids to play.


Minecraft 1.8 expands custom world tools

By Steve Watts, Apr 23, 2014 6:30am PDT

Minecraft is getting a new 1.8 update that gives you a robust set of tools to determine very precise aspects of the world generation. Mojang has released a video preview showing this in action.


"I wish they would do something with the world generation popin' in front of you at boo levels... :("

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