Developer: Mojang AB
Story: Minecraft is a game about breaking and placing blocks. At first, people built structures to protect against nocturnal monsters, but as the game grew players worked together to create wonderful, imaginative things.
Latest Minecraft News
Minecraft Developer Confirms Microsoft Purchase
Minecraft developer Mojang confirmed today that they're being purchased by Microsoft for $2.5 billion. Both Mojang and Microsoft sought to reassure fans that this won't dramatically change the game, though.
Why Microsoft Might Buy Minecraft's Developer
We may not have to speculate about Microsoft's potential purchase of Mojang much longer. A new report suggests that they'll announce the acquisition of the Minecraft developer early next week.
Weekly Recap: Microsoft Buying Minecraft Studio And 5 Other Crazy Stories
Destiny fills up the news circles this week as the massive AAA title has finally launched. A new trailer dropped for the new-gen version of GTA V and Microsoft could buy out Mojang for $2 billion.
Marcus 'Notch' Persson Could Leave Mojang If Microsoft Buys Minecraft Dev
Get your hard hats ready, boys and girls, because it looks like we have a new bit of content to crawl through in the rumor mill. Yesterday it came out that Microsoft could potentially be looking to purchase Mojang, the studio behind the insanely popular Minecraft game.
This Is How Microsoft's Purchase Of Minecraft Would Affect You
There's some crazy news circulating that popular indie studio Mojang could be pulled under the umbrella of Microsoft. This could be some pretty big news if it turns out to be true and a lot of gamers might want to know how this potential acquisition might affect Minecraft fans.
Minecraft Launches On Xbox One; Here's How To Transfer Worlds
Minecraft for the Xbox One has officially launched. The game is currently available right now for Microsoft's third-generation home console for $19.99. On the bright side, if you already own the game on the Xbox 360 you'll be able to get the game for only $4.99.
Minecraft PS4 Might Launch Today, Xbox One Edition Arriving Friday
The Xbox One version of Minecraft is just days away. The PS4 edition could be coming even soon.
Minecraft 1.8 Launches Following 300 Days Of Development
Mojang has finally finished Update 1.8 for the PC and Mac versions of Minecraft. The patch took them 300 days, making it the most time-intensive update they've released to date.
Minecraft On Wii U Would Need Large Number Of Owners, Smooth Updates, Says Dev
Minecraft has basically released for every major platform except for Nintendo's platforms. A lot of gamers felt as if the game would be a perfect fit for the Wii U or even the 3DS, but the game has never appeared on either of Nintendo's current offerings. The reason? It may have something to do with the install base and the update process.
Minecraft Xbox One Is Complete
Minecraft's Xbox One release is almost at hand. Developer 4J Studios revealed on Friday that they sent the building game's port off to Microsoft for certification.
Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition Will Add Doctor Who Skins
Mojang and BBC announced today that Doctor Who is coming to Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition. The long-running TV series will appear in the open-world building game through themed Skin Packs.
Minecraft PS4 Delayed
Minecraft's PS4 version has been hit by a last-minute delay. Developer 4J Studios revealed this week that the long-awaited port hit a snag in its certification process.
Minecraft Recreated In Trials Fusion And It Actually Works
Minecraft is so huge, so popular, so big that it manages to find its way into other popular games in ways you don't always imagine. The latest bit of news involves a mostly functional recreation of Minecraft in the game Trials Fusion, Ubisoft's side-scrolling, physics-based motorcycle game.
Minecraft PS4 Is Finished, Xbox One And Vita Versions Might Slip To September
4J Studios is putting the final touches on the Xbox One and PS Vita versions of Minecraft. The PS4 version's even further along. The studio revealed this week that they've sent it to Sony for certification.
Minecraft Xbox 360 Receives Guardians Of The Galaxy Skin Pack This Week
4J Studios will celebrate the theatrical debut of Guardians of the Galaxy with a special DLC Pack. The Guardians of the Galaxy Skin Pack is loaded with 24 different characters from the movie and comic book series.