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 »

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 retail disc is out today
Minecraft retail disc is out today

That’s right, as we revealed a few weeks ago, it was hardly surprising that this was going to happen to the chart-topping smash hit, Minecraft. Now available as a disc-release in the UK, this should... 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 »

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 »

Minecraft gets retail release next month
Minecraft gets retail release next month

It’s hardly surprising that Minecraft will be getting a full retail release on disc next month, after achieving more than 5 million sales on XBLA. The disc version will contain all the same in-game... Continue Reading »

Dragon Age characters arrive in Minecraft Skin Pack 4
Dragon Age characters arrive in Minecraft Skin Pack 4

The next line-up of characters to feature in Minecraft’s Skin Pack 4 are Dragon Age characters: Alistair, Morrigan, Sten and Leliana They will join the cast of Borderlands characters on the confirmed... Continue Reading »

Spawn eggs introduced in Minecraft update 9
Spawn eggs introduced in Minecraft update 9

4J Studios has released the first screenshot for its forthcoming title update 9 for Minecraft. The picture contains a menu of the usual Minecraft items, except now we have some spawn eggs present. Spawn... Continue Reading »

DICE awards: Full list of winners
DICE awards: Full list of winners

The DICE awards have just finished in Las Vegas with the Playstation 3 exclusive Journey taking Game of the year along with many others, being the clear runaway winner of the night. The Walking Dead also... Continue Reading »

Notch-funded Psychonauts 2 falls through, for now
Notch-funded Psychonauts 2 falls through, for now

It was about this time last year that Markus Perrson (Notch) made noises about being willing to fund a Psychonauts sequel, even going so far to meet up with Tim Schafer. But it seems that, at least for... Continue Reading »

Mojang plan to stay private and reject all acquisition offers
Mojang plan to stay private and reject all acquisition offers

The heads of Mojang, the studio behind Minecraft, say that they’ve been offered deals by almost every major gaming company in the world, yet have rejected them all in favour of staying private and... Continue Reading »

Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition hits 5 million sales
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition hits 5 million sales

The Xbox 360 edition of Minecraft graced Xbox Live Arcade with its presence 7 months ago and has already sold an incredible 5,000,000 (yes, 5 million!) units to date, making it one of the most successful... Continue Reading »

Minecraft Title Update 7 dated
Minecraft Title Update 7 dated

Minecraft developer 4J Studios has dated the game’s next title update, which will apparently release tomorrow. You can find a list of new features included in the update here. It’s quite funny... Continue Reading »

Features coming soon to Minecraft in Title Update 7 detailed
Features coming soon to Minecraft in Title Update 7 detailed

As well as revealing the list of characters that will be available in the Festive Skin Pack, PlayXBLA also revealed the features and additions we’ll be able to use and explore when the next Title... Continue Reading »

Full Minecraft Festive Skin pack lineup revealed
Full Minecraft Festive Skin pack lineup revealed

After the two teases we’ve had over the last few days, here’s the full list of characters you can be walking around your worlds in on the 19th of December on Minecraft as part of the brand... Continue Reading »

Two more screenshots show off the Minecraft Festive Skin Pack
Two more screenshots show off the Minecraft Festive Skin Pack

After Friday’s sneak peek at the upcoming Minecraft Festive Skin pack, two more screenshots have been posted on PlayXBLA. The screenshots show off some more new skins such as a Snowman, a Christmas... Continue Reading »