Mojang Specifications News


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? : )"

- kiloblaster see all 3 comments

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"

- Shadowdane see all 7 comments

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"

- Chipwarrior see all 6 comments

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!"

- Kub666 see all 14 comments

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 ..."

- lightbulbsocket see all 4 comments

DekkoScan for iOS lets you import real-world objects into Minecraft

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 11, 2013 4:30pm PDT

Importing new objects into Minecraft can soon become as easy as taking a photo.


"Phffff. You haven't seen anything until you've seen Penis Island!"

- Gwyndion see all 4 comments

MineCon 2013 going to Orlando, Florida

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 27, 2013 1:30pm PDT

MineCon is returning for yet another year. But where will it be?


Minecraft version 1.6 adds horsies

By Steve Watts, Jun 25, 2013 11:00am PDT

Minecraft is updating to 1.6 on July 1. The so-called "Horse Update" will include horses, donkeys, mules, and yes, horse armor.


"I'm really looking forward to it if they'd just ship me the damn thing!"

- Herman Toothrot see all 9 comments

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...


"Engrish? Do you speak it motherflipper? (edited for the children) "

- wytefang see all 6 comments

Minecraft XBLA played for 1 billion hours

By Steve Watts, Apr 12, 2013 4:00pm PDT

Minecraft on XBLA has crossed the one billion hours played mark.


"Except for the zombis mode. I would rather a shackzombies.com"

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