Friday Fun: Minecraft GB
Friday Fun: Minecraft GB

I love Minecraft, my eldest boy who is five loves it too, I’ve got a copy of the game on every device I own which is just madness, but there you go! It’s amazing to see some of the worlds created... Continue Reading »

Minecraft and Skyrim crossover soon
Minecraft and Skyrim crossover soon

If you enjoyed playing The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim but found yourself bitterly disappointed at the visuals due to their lack of chunkiness, then great news, Minecraft is getting a Skyrim makeover. According... Continue Reading »

Free Halloween Texture Pack available for Minecraft
Free Halloween Texture Pack available for Minecraft

Now that we have texture packs available for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, 4J Studios has released another pack to get us ready for Halloween. The Halloween Texture Pack will remain free until November... Continue Reading »

4J Studios confirm Minecraft Title Update 13 drops October 2nd
4J Studios confirm Minecraft Title Update 13 drops October 2nd

4J Studios this very afternoon have confirmed via their Twitter account that Title Update 13 for the massively popular Minecraft has passed Microsoft Certification and will start to roll out on the 2nd... Continue Reading »

Minecraft “Plastic” texture pack announced
Minecraft “Plastic” texture pack announced

A few weeks ago 4J Studios tweeted that texture packs were in the works and today, they’ve revealed what exactly will be hitting the Minecraft X360 version. The first texture pack is just around... Continue Reading »

Friday fun: Britain gets mapped out in Minecraft
Friday fun: Britain gets mapped out in Minecraft

You can craft lots of things in Minecraft but how about doing so on an accurate map of Britain’s terrain? Using free OS OpenData products, Intern Joseph Braybrook mapped out ”geographically... Continue Reading »

The Saints top the UK Chart again
The Saints top the UK Chart again

Saints Row IV has topped the UK Chart for the fourth and possibly the last time. Six titles make a fresh entry into the chart for the week ending 14 September with Assassin’s Creed III, Far Cry 3... Continue Reading »

Friday Fun: SpecialEffect Minecraft auction
Friday Fun: SpecialEffect Minecraft auction

If you are a fan of Minecraft this could be right up your street, these eight massive Minecraft skins of the gang at Yogscast have donated them to be auctioned for SpecialEffect, raising money for gamers... Continue Reading »

Minecraft to receive Mass Effect Mash Up DLC
Minecraft to receive Mass Effect Mash Up DLC

Love Minecraft? Love Mass Effect? Then you’ll love this news. Microsoft, Mojang and BioWare revealed in a press release this afternoon that the Mass Effect”Mash-Up Pack” for Minecraft on... Continue Reading »

Minecraft Xbox “Mash Up” coming soon
Minecraft Xbox “Mash Up” coming soon

Mojang’s console gem will finally receive things such as texture packs that the PC version has enjoyed since it launched. After a long time of speculating, 4J studios have confirmed on Twitter that... Continue Reading »

Minecraft Title Update 12 detailed
Minecraft Title Update 12 detailed

4J Studios has confirmed a list of changes for Minecraft’s Title Update 12. The biggest additions include texture packs, the jungle biome including ocelots (tamed into cats) and jungle trees. The... Continue Reading »

Minecraft creator digs the Xbox One self-publish plans
Minecraft creator digs the Xbox One self-publish plans

When Marc Whitten, Xbox Corporate Vice President, announced that potentially every Xbox One owner could be a games maker, I for one gave a silent whoop of joy and a very private fist-pump. To know that... Continue Reading »

Minecraft X360 update 12 status: Bug Testing Phase
Minecraft X360 update 12 status: Bug Testing Phase

Minecraft Xbox 360 players will be happy to know that the 12th major update will be hitting their console very soon as the patch is currently undergoing bug testing and will soon be heading over to Microsoft... Continue Reading »

Minecraft sells 7 million copies
Minecraft sells 7 million copies

4J Studios has confirmed that Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has sold over 7 million copies on XBLA. The developers tweeted the news: Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition has now sold over 7 MILLION copies !!! #MinecraftXBLA Today... Continue Reading »

Microsoft doesn’t charge devs for game updates anymore
Microsoft doesn’t charge devs for game updates anymore

According to a number of development sources, Microsoft no longer charges for Xbox 360 title updates. The report which comes from Eurogamer claims that Microsoft made the changes to their policy quietly... Continue Reading »

My Minecraft for a horse
My Minecraft for a horse

PC, Mac and Linux users will soon be able to enjoy their very own steads with the 1.6 patch update to Minecraft. With the Xbox version receiving great support from the community and a number of updates,... Continue Reading »

Minecraft: Xbox 360 celebrates its 1st birthday
Minecraft: Xbox 360 celebrates its 1st birthday

To celebrate the 1st birthday of the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft, a new FREE skin pack has gone live, offering a variety of birthday outfits for your in-game characters to throw a party. In addition,... Continue Reading »

Friday fun: The Glitch
Friday fun: The Glitch

Ah the glitch, friend and foe to gamers everywhere, we’ve all experienced the glitch from the most painful game breaking ones to those that have you laughing out loud or reaching for your phone to... Continue Reading »

Xbox Live activity for week of April 1st
Xbox Live activity for week of April 1st

Major Nelson has released details on who is playing what on Live this week. It’s great news for fans of Terraria – Xbox 360 Edition as this week it has outsold Minecraft which has been on top for... Continue Reading »

Minecraft title update 9 coming April 5
Minecraft title update 9 coming April 5

4J Studios has confirmed that Minecraft’s 9th title update will release on Friday, April 5th. The latest update adds lots of new features including “The End”, where you’ll find... Continue Reading »