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Minecraft sells 20 million copies on Xbox

Yep, good move Microsoft
May 08
So, looks like securing Minecraft on Xbox platforms was a really smart move for Microsoft, as the game has now sold over twenty million copies across the Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The game released three years ago on the Xbox 36...

Report: Microsoft trying to buy Minecraft developer

Suggested deal worth roughly $2 billion
Sep 09
Microsoft is in serious talks to purchase Minecraft developer Mojang, according to a WSJ report citing unnamed sources familiar with the situation. The supposed deal is said to be worth somewhere in the neighborhood...

Doctor Who character packs coming to Minecraft on 360

Live long and prosper
Aug 27
Doctor Who is travelling blue telephone boxing its way to the 360 version of Minecraft this September thanks to a deal between BBC Worldwide, Microsoft Studios and Mojang.  "The first pack [$2.99/£1....

Float and sputter: Halo assets coming to Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

~Gregorian chant begins~
May 27
Previously, we have seen Skyrim and Marvel come to Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, but the flagship Xbox franchise Halo has been suspiciously absent. You don't think Microsoft would pass up on an opportunity to marry two of its...

Last-gen and current-gen versions of Minecraft compared

Xbox One & PlayStation 4 VS Xbox 360 & PlayStation 3
May 15
The people responsible for bringing Minecraft over to consoles just shared how much more draw distance players can expect on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions of the game compared to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versi...

Minecraft saves will transfer from Xbox 360 to Xbox One

Same with PS3 to PS4
Apr 25
A lot of people have grown increasingly resilient to upgrading to the current generation for fear of losing their data. With some games a painless transfer process is an option though, and one of those titles will be Minecraf...

Minecraft XBLA gets a new Candy Texture Pack

Relive your Wreck-It-Ralph fantasies
Apr 21
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition fans will be pleased to know that they can buy the Candy Texture Pack now on Xbox Live for $1, which re-skins everything to the brighter, sweeter side of life. You'll find easter eggs, chocolate, soda oceans, and ice cream foilage in addition to a ton of other sweet creatures. Or, you could just play it on the PC and grab some free mods. Minecraft []

Minecraft title update 14 out on Xbox 360 today, PS3 tomorrow

Baked potatoes for everyone!
Mar 26
Man. I can type "title u" into Google and "title update 14" appears. Minecraft scares me a little bit, sometimes. Console players are getting this update real soon -- it goes live today on Xbox 360 and tomorrow on PlayStation...

Mojang still making buttloads of money from Minecraft

$128 million in 2012
Mar 19
Buttload. It's totally a phrase.  Mojang, the makers of the runaway hit Minecraft, doubled their net income in 2013 according to The Wall Street Journal. They made $128 million last year, and revenue wise they saw 38% fr...

Marvel characters are coming to Minecraft: Xbox 360 Ed.

Money maker
Dec 18
I don't know that I fully grasp the appeal of premium skins in Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, but I was never one to buy crap for my Avatar, either, so I'm clearly not the intended audience. If I were, however, these characters...

Minecraft sells 10 million on Xbox 360, plus a DLC sale

Most packs are half price this Saturday
Dec 13
Damn. 10 million copies of Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition have been sold to date. I'd say the person responsible for initiating the deal that would eventually lead to this version coming about deserves a raise, or a pat on the b...

4J working to move Minecraft 360 saves onto Xbox One

Players may be able to transfer their saves after all
Nov 15
Those who have invested many hours into Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition and are planning on picking up the Xbox One port have, for some time, been wondering whether or not they'd have to leave their creations behind. As...

Minecraft won't make it in time for PS4 launch

PS3 version getting ready for testing
Nov 11
There are a number of upcoming Minecraft ports (PS3, PS4, PS Vita, and Xbox One) and while we aren't entirely sure when these versions are releasing, 4J Studios has provided a bit of clarity. In an update on Twitter, the deve...

Skyrim officially comes to Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

As paid DLC, naturally
Nov 01
It can be difficult to keep up with all of the content 4J Studios pumps out for Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition and the millions of people that seem to own that version of the game. This seems like a big one, though. It's a DLC p...

Europe to get Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition in late June

You've waited this long already
May 01
Had everything gone to plan, Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition would be out by now. After news of the retail game getting delayed to June 4 in the United States to include the latest content on the disc, Microsoft has confirmed the...

Real life Minecraft Diamond Sword slices and dices

Smurf juice!
Apr 23
Our favorite blacksmith is back! This time he's recreated the Minecraft's Diamond Sword on the latest episode of Man At Arms. Another cool creation, but I'd hate to actually have to wield this thing as the handle doesn't look comfortable at all.

Retail version of Minecraft for Xbox 360 delayed

Not too long now
Apr 14
Minecraft on the Xbox 360 is currently the highest grossing Xbox LIVE Arcade game out there and, nearly a year after its release, is still one of the most played games on Xbox LIVE -- outdoing most retail games when it c...

Jurassic Park recreated in Minecraft

It took four months to make!
Apr 11
It took four months for Minecraft player Josh Collin to recreate Jurassic Park. Hold on to your clever girl butts!

Beetlejuice & Minecraft come together to break your brain

Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice!
Mar 21
It's been way too long since we've posted an amazing Minecraft creation. So I'm really happy we get to highlight this awesome fan created roller coaster themed after Beetlejuice, both the cartoon and movie. It's pretty trippy, and the project took about two months off and on to complete. Even crazier is that this was done on the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft!

Mojang considering PlayStation version of Minecraft

With no plans for a Wii U version
Mar 05
iGamer spoke with Minecraft lead designer Jens Bergensten who revealed the possibility of a PlayStation version of their popular game. “Microsoft has an exclusivity deal for consoles. When it runs out we’ll consid...

Minecraft surpasses seven million copies sold on PC

Aug 14
Daniel Kaplan has just revealed that Minecraft has sold seven million copies on PC to date. Relatedly, the Xbox Live Arcade version has sold around three million.For those of you who don't remember the extremely lengthy alpha...

Dress up like Clayton Carmine in Minecraft on Xbox

Jul 07
Honestly, I'm still at a loss as to why Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition does not allow players to import character skins through some sort of PC wizardry. Creating custom skins for Minecraft is a basic luxury, but I digress. Moja...

4J talks future Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition updates

May 25
Speaking to OXM about the future of Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, 4J Studios' Paddy Burns said that the team is "working with Daniel Kaplan at Mojang to define what is going in to the Xbox version, but the aim is to include a...

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition sold 1M copies in five days

May 14
In news that's equally surprising as it is not surprising, Microsoft has announced the official sales figures of Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition. Major Nelson and Notch themselves were hinting at very strong sales last weekend, w...

You don't say: Minecraft breaks records on Xbox 360

May 10
This turned out to be one successful Xbox Live Arcade promotion for Microsoft. First, Trials Evolution broke the record for highest grossing day-one sales, and now Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition, another "Arcade Next" title, "ha...

Review: Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

May 07
Minecraft's success simply cannot be denied, whether you're one of its many loyal fans or highly vocal detractors. The blocky world and lack of objectives may be deceptively simple, but its honest freedom, as well as hidden d...

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