Notch spoke candidly about their recent actions enforcing the rules on monetization for Minecraft. As they say, hindsight is 20/20.
The Minecraft movie has very few details available so far, but they’ve finally chosen a director, and some of you might have spotted him wandering … Read moreMinecraft Movie Has A Director!
Mojang’s Scrolls is closing its doors in a year’s time. While not a hasty departure on their part, the dev team cannot work on the … Read moreScrolls Is Shutting Down
And now for your daily dose of “Wait, what?” courtesy of Telltale Games, Mojang, and Minecraft: Story Mode. So, uh, you know Telltale? They made … Read moreTelltale making Minecraft: Story Mode
As expected, the Mojang sale goes through and Microsoft sound very pleased with the acquisition. Minecraft is massively popular and Microsoft will be looking to cash-in on its … Read moreMicrosoft purchase Mojang and Minecraft for $2.5 billion – Notch Leaves
Sorry Minecraft fans, the unstoppable hand of Microsoft’s capital seems like it’s slowly closing around the neck of your game. News agency Reuters is now … Read moreMicrosoft’s $2.5 billion Mojang purchase expected on Monday
If accurate, I imagine this would end up being a bigger deal in consoleland than on PC, but the Wall Street Journal seem moderately convinced … Read moreMicrosoft attempting to buy Mojang, according to Wall Street Journal
Mojang has been paying attention to what some Minecraft server hosts are doing, and they’re taking action.
Mojang and Minecraft top honcho Notch, aka Markus Persson, has announced that they are pulling out of plans of releasing the game to Oculus Rift, following news that Facebook is set to acquire them. In a word, Markus does not trust Facebook.
We were in talks about maybe bringing a version of Minecraft to Oculus. I just cancelled that deal. Facebook creeps me out.
— Markus Persson (@notch) March 25, 2014
We know you want to know more. Details after the jump.
I’ve never written about a Minecraft snapshot in my life, so this will be an exciting new adventure for all of us. Seems like it’s … Read moreMinecraft releases snapshot 14w02b, fixes crashes with 14w02a
If you’re reading this, you’re connected to the internet, which means there’s a 98.2% chance that you stream games onto Twitch.tv or upload them onto … Read moreMinecraft Twitch integration now open to the public
Over the weekend, news filtered out from US Gamer that the sandbox space project known as 0x010c would no longer be developed by Notch. That … Read moreNot(ch) in the mood: Minecraft dev explains situation with 0x010c
Earlier in the month, Mojang debuted some pre-alpha style footage from the project they’ve dubbed 0x10c. It showed some rather System Shock-esque environments inside a … Read moreFurther footage from Mojang’s 0x10c, this time of multiplayer
By early, I mean really early. You’ll see what that means when you get to playing the video. But first, this bit of preamble: Markus … Read moreEarly footage from Mojang’s 0x10c game [Video]
Mojang has decided to head to mainland Europe for this year’s MineCon. The studio released the video below as a means of announcing the venue … Read moreMineCon 2012 taking place at Disneyland Paris
Minecraft creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson has expressed his unease over the ‘Minecraft Coder Pack’ mod, a creation that allows you to reverse engineer the game … Read moreNotch felt “threatened” by Minecraft mod