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Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition beta begins building on July 29

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 04, 2015 11:11am PDT

A slightly newer version of Minecraft is set to hit Windows 10, with the beta set to kick off on July 29.

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"Damn, Microsoft is really investing a lot on PC gaming for Win 10."

- doomed see all 17 comments

Minecraft getting free update in time for Minecon 2015 across all console version

By Daniel Perez, Jul 01, 2015 8:00am PDT

Microsoft is releasing a free update today for Minecraft across all console versions that adds a number of tweaks and additional content, such as the Minecon 2015 Skin Pack.

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Minecraft developer scraps its collectible-card game, Scrolls

By Daniel Perez, Jun 30, 2015 7:34am PDT

Mojang's Scrolls is being scrapped, although the studio is allowing at least one more year of play for fans of the game.

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"They are owned my Microsoft now... and somebody put it into a spreadsheet and saw it didn't make ..."

- Gwyndion see all 9 comments

Minecraft 1.8.5 update should be downloaded 'as soon as possible' according to Mojang

By Daniel Perez, May 22, 2015 8:35am PDT

Mojang has released a patch for Minecraft it recommends its players download "as soon as possible."

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Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition celebrates third birthday with Mojang-themed skin pack

By Daniel Perez, May 07, 2015 9:25am PDT

In addition to today's special birthday skin pack, Microsoft is also making the previous two and this one available on Xbox One.

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Turkey wants to ban Minecraft for being 'too violent'

By Daniel Perez, Mar 10, 2015 8:13am PDT

Minecraft is being deemed too violent by the Turkish ministry, and as a result, the region is looking to ban the game.

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"Ironically, Taleworlds, the developers of Mount and Blade are their star software company."

- d3pr1ved see all 6 comments

2014 in Review: PC Gaming

By Steven Wong, Dec 29, 2014 11:00am PST

Shacknews takes a look back at some of the most notable news stories and annoucements in PC gaming of the last year.

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"Google is paying 75$ per hour! Just work for few hours & spend more time with friends and ..."

- xneenmark see all 7 comments

Minecraft 1.6.4. update includes new creeps, horses, and fireworks

By Daniel Perez, Dec 19, 2014 7:05am PST

Want to kill more creeps, ride a horse off into the sunset, and blast fireworks into the sky? Now you can with the latest update to Minecraft.

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"Don't know if you are joking or not but those things have been in the PC version for like at ..."

- Nerdsbeware see all 10 comments

Telltale teams up with Mojang for Minecraft: Story Mode

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2014 7:35am PST

Did you ever want to experience a Telltale game set in the world of Minecraft? Neither did we, but now it's all we want to play.

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"Well.....no one thought Telltale and Borderlands would mix and that seems to be doing ok right now."

- OzzieMejia see all 7 comments

Minecraft developer Mojang finally releases Scrolls

By Daniel Perez, Dec 11, 2014 6:50am PST

It's been a few years in development, but Mojang's Scrolls is finally here and can be downloaded right now on PC, Mac, and Android.

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"first they need an adventure game based on a gritty tv series"

- kn1fe see all 11 comments

Minecraft feels the Christmas spirit in new DLC pack

By Daniel Perez, Dec 10, 2014 7:00am PST

Minecraft has become just a little more jolly thanks to the new Festive Mash-Up Pack.

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"God Dammit Loch Ness Monster, I ain’t gonna give you no tree fiddy."

- Modulus see all 11 comments

Minecraft on Xbox receives Star Wars Classic Skin Pack for $3

By Daniel Perez, Nov 26, 2014 7:30am PST

A new skin pack that features skins for a number of iconic Star Wars characters was released this week for Xbox versions of Minecraft. Now you can finally act out your favorite Star Wars fan-fiction within Minecraft!

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Microsoft acquisition of Minecraft developer now official

By Daniel Perez, Nov 07, 2014 8:40am PST

It's officially official. Microsoft now owns Minecraft.

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Minecraft: Xbox One Edition lands on retail shelves this November

By Daniel Perez, Oct 01, 2014 9:15am PDT

Microsoft has announced the retail version of Minecraft: Xbox One Edition will be making its way to retailers starting this November.

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Minecraft developer founders will not be joining Microsoft aquisition

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2014 6:55am PDT

As rumored, Mojang's founders including Markus 'Notch' Persson will not be joining Microsoft once the company is acquired. 

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"Someone said something on the internet, you know that means? Nothing at all. "

- pulsedrive see all 33 comments