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Notch Hints at Minecraft on Oculus Rift

Notch Hints at Minecraft on Oculus Rift

At one point, the creator for Minecraft and all around good guy, Markus “Notch” Persson, was pissed at the Facebook acquisition of the VR technology company Oculus Rift because of his personal aversion to the social media site because it “creeps him out”. This caused him to cancel a version of Minecraft that was set […]

 Ryan Wilson

‘Notch’ Wants to Make Psychonauts 2 Happen

…and he’s willing to throw down the money to make it happen.

 Ryan Wilson

Minecraft Adventure Update is Up NOW!

Minecraft Adventure Update is Up NOW!

You can now play easily the biggest update made to Minecraft without any of the messy file swapping!

 

Bethesda Possibly Pulling A Tim Langdell Over “Scrolls”

Notch and his Minecraft team are working on a game called Scrolls and apparently Bethesda’s lawyers aren’t very happy about him using a word from the English Dictionary.

 

XBLA Minecraft to be Ported by 4J Studios

XBLA Minecraft to be Ported by 4J Studios

4J is in your Xbox porting your games.

 Ryan Wilson

Minecraft 1.6.6 Update Features Exorcism

Minecraft 1.6.6 Update Features Exorcism

He may be gone, but I still feel like he’s watching me…always.

 Jill Seale

Minecraft Version 1.6 is on the Horizon, Expect Maps and Hatches

Minecraft Version 1.6 is on the Horizon, Expect Maps and Hatches

If you spend more time wandering around lost than building in Minecraft, the newest update might have just what you need. Notch has released the notes for the latest patch to his blocky opus and the big news coming out of it is maps.

 Jill Seale

Minecraft-Con 2011 Could be a Thing That Happens

Minecraft-Con 2011 Could be a Thing That Happens

Minecraft’s creator, Notch, is gauging interest in a possible convention (in Vegas, baby) to celebrate the official, not beta, super-serious release of his baby on 11/11/11.

 Ryan Wilson

Minecraft Creeps into Skyrim’s Release Date

Minecraft Creeps into Skyrim’s Release Date

Notch has finally announced the release date of the “final” version of Minecraft, and it looks like it will be competing with the big dogs.

 Ryan Wilson

Weather Coming to Next Version of Minecraft…Among Other Things

Weather Coming to Next Version of Minecraft…Among Other Things

Hey look, another Minecraft post.

 

$33,000,000… Minecraft has now earned more than that

$33,000,000… Minecraft has now earned more than that

Notch, or Markus Persson in the real world, has done the math… he is now rich.