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Minecraft gets Loot Crate-like subscription service, Mine Chest

By Daniel Perez, Feb 17, 2016 7:03am PST

We hope it's filled with more Dragon Eggs and less Coal.


"As long as they aren't stupid about inventory and over ordering it is basically free money. "

- rosewood see all 13 comments

Minecraft: Pocket Edition and Windows 10 Edition getting Overworld Update this month

By Daniel Perez, Feb 11, 2016 7:27am PST

More advanced mechanical contraptions, wicked witches, and the use of cauldrons are just some of the improvements you can expect.


Minecraft: Education Edition launching summer 2016

By Daniel Perez, Jan 19, 2016 6:29am PST

Microsoft will be helping educators use Minecraft to teach some real-world subjects. Who knew you could learn from video games?


"I know this since I didn't want to waste time on classes, constant essays, and other things that ..."

- Gaskoin see all 2 comments

Minecraft: Console Editions receive 'biggest update ever'; 1.8.8 patch notes released

By Daniel Perez, Dec 18, 2015 6:50am PST

There's a ton behind today's Minecraft: Console Editions update.


Minecraft: Wii U Edition supports voice chat, USB keyboards, and more

By Daniel Perez, Dec 10, 2015 1:38pm PST

Instead of pre-filled phrases, players will be able to communicate with one another as they would in all Minecraft games.


Minecraft: Wii U Edition coming next week with GamePad support

By Daniel Perez, Dec 07, 2015 6:17am PST

Minecraft on the Wii U? We can't imagine a more perfect holiday gift for younger players.


"I'm interested in this if they have inventory/crafting on the gamepad. Plus split screen."

- Begawkiness see all 11 comments

Minecraft: Pocket Edition and Windows 10 beta update adds redstone, deserts, and rabbits

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 19, 2015 5:06pm PST

Redstone is a crucial ingredient for Minecraft players and it's now available in the latest update for Minecraft: Pocket Edition and the Windows 10 beta. Also, rabbits!


The force comes to Minecraft: Console Edition with special Star Wars skins

By Brittany Vincent, Oct 28, 2015 6:07am PDT

A long time ago, in a procedurally-generated world far, far away...


"It would be cool to have a pre-made star wars maps in minecraft."

- baron calamity see all 2 comments

Halo 5 hunts the truth in Minecraft later this week

By Daniel Perez, Oct 19, 2015 9:53am PDT

Halo 5: Guardians will be infiltrating Minecraft later this week as an update to the Halo Edition mash-up pack will be released later this week.


Minecraft coming to Oculus Rift in spring 2016

By Daniel Perez, Sep 24, 2015 10:46am PDT

Oculus VR and Microsoft have announced Minecraft will be available on the Oculus Rift in spring 2016.


"Pretty sure they said it's coming to both the Windows Store and the Oculus Store."

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 5 comments

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: 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.


"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.


E3 2015: Microsoft HoloLens will work with Minecraft

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 15, 2015 10:51am PDT

Microsoft HoloLens just dropped a bomb, showing a new version of Minecraft.


"Watching replays of a MOBA or RTS projected on to a big table could be fucking awesome"

- OverloadUT see all 12 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."