Mojang Specifications News


Minecraft digs up PlayStation 3 retail in May

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2014 9:00am PDT

Minecraft is preparing to release on PlayStation 3 as a retail disc on May 16.


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.


"Man, I cannot wait for hearthstone for the iPad (USA). With FTL it feels like the iPad is ..."

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Watch the Simpsons riff on Minecraft

By Steve Watts, Apr 07, 2014 8:30am PDT

Minecraft got honored with a Simpsons couch gag last night, one of those signs that you've truly made it as a pop culture icon.


Minecraft for PS3 adds Uncharted & Killzone skins

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 31, 2014 11:00am PDT

Skin Pack 1 will include a number of Sony stars, including Uncharted's Nathan Drake, the cast of Heavy Rain, Sly Cooper, and "some Killzone dudes" because let's be honest, you don't know any of their names.


Minecraft movie rights acquired by Warner Bros

By Steve Watts, Feb 28, 2014 6:30am PST

Warner Bros has acquired the rights to a Minecraft movie adaptation. Lego Movie producer Roy Lee is reportedly attached to the project.


"I just don't' see how this could translate to a movie.... I don't know, it would take a lot of ..."

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Minecraft surpasses 100 million registered users

By Robert Workman, Feb 27, 2014 12:30pm PST

Minecraft continues to reach new milestones.


"Only own it on Android when it was two years ago for 0,10€ during Christmas. Haven't really ..."

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Minecraft for PS3 sold nearly a million copies in a month

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 24, 2014 2:00pm PST

In spite of having already been available on nearly every other platform imaginable, the late-arriving PS3 version of Minecraft has sold over a...


"I thought they said no plans for Wii U version. I hope the next gen versions are the same ..."

- iamcuddles see all 13 comments

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.


"I wouldn't mind trying this game if anyone has spare copies? : )"

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Minecraft emerges on PlayStation 3 this week, PS4 and Vita in 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 16, 2013 7:30am PST

Surprise! In a last-minute announcement, Mojang has revealed that Minecraft will arrive on PlayStation 3 this Tuesday. It was once planned to be a PlayStation 4 launch title and arrive on Vita too, but those versions are now slated to arrive "sometime next year." Still, your...


"they have prepaid giftcards for Minecraft - https://minecraft.net/prepaid"

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Minecraft gets one-button Twitch integration

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 21, 2013 2:00pm PST

Sharing your Minecraft experiences in real-time just became easier, thanks to the addition of one-button Twitch integration for the PC and Mac versions.


"Because nothing is more exciting than live-action MineCraft! NOTHING!"

- wytefang see all 7 comments

'Minecraft: The Story of Mojang' now free to watch

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 12, 2013 9:45am PST

Minecraft is something of a phenomenon. But how did that happen? How did "Notch" start Mojang and create the game? You can now watch Minecraft: The...


"the four pillars of fifacube the earth is founded on six frame tackling algorhythms read your bible"

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Minecraft kicks off DLC 'Mash-ups' with Mass Effect

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 03, 2013 6:00am PDT

We all knew Minecraft was pretty dang big, but when EA teams up to release stuff for your game, that's something else. A smattering of Mass Effect-themed DLC is coming to the dig 'em up's Xbox 360 edition this week, including skins of Mass Effect characters and a high-tech t...


Minecraft coming to PS4, PS3, and Vita [Update]

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 20, 2013 11:24am PDT

Minecraft is no longer console exclusive to Xbox. Sony has announced that Mojang's block-building game will be available at PS4's launch.


"Yeah, I was surprised that my 9 year old niece knew Minecraft and all her friends were playing it!"

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Cobalt coming to Xbox One and Xbox 360

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 20, 2013 3:05am PDT

Minecraft has been a tremendous success on Xbox 360. So, Mojang Specifications has jumped into bed with Microsoft one more time to bring Cobalt to Xbox 360 & Xbox One.


Fans aiming to finish 0x10c

By Steve Watts, Aug 19, 2013 10:00am PDT

Mojang's 0x10c, which was put "on ice" due to a creative block in April, has inspired a fan group to create it from scratch and see it through to the end.


"I didn't even know this existed. I'll have to check it out. Also, isn't the word ..."

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