Minecraft News (Xbox360)

Minecraft becomes Xbox Live's most popular game, over Call of Duty

Posted: 28.10.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Major Nelson revealed in his blog that for the first time in Xbox Live's history, the most played Xbox Live game is not a shooter, but a strange strategy/simulation MMO played with LEGO-style blocks. In a case of the little indie game that could, Xbox Live Arcade title Minecraft surpassed Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 in the top spot.

Schaefer wants 'Minecraft-like' creation for Torchlight II Poll

Posted: 24.10.2012 by Technet2k

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Max Schaefer of Runic Games says he hopes to bless action-RPG Torchlight II with a set of creation tools not dissimilar from Mojang's Minecraft. He'd love the "building and resource aspects" to translate.

It would make the ARPG experience more than "just wandering from one monster to the next" and smacking them on the head. Schaefer wants a greater sense of permanence.

Minecraft Xbox 360 update 1.8.2 added today

Posted: 16.10.2012 by Nakerman

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The long-awaited Minecraft 1.8.2 Xbox 360 update is ready to go. This includes a number of bug fixes, edibles, mobs and creative mode.

4J release latest Minecraft changelog, 1.8.2 being certified for XBLA

Posted: 03.10.2012 by Technet2k

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The latest big sweeping update for Minecraft on Xbox 360 by 4J Studios is now in the certification process with Microsoft as update 1.8.2 finally got shipped out the studio doors.

Xbox Live's Minecraft gains Creative Mode, which disables achievements and leaderboard updates. New items are added, the HUD gets tweaked, and there's plenty more in the changelog.

Mojang nominated for 'best-looking office' in Sweden for 2012

Posted: 02.10.2012 by Technet2k

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Minecraft creator Mojang impresses the world with more than just minable blocks. They in the cutting edge industry of 'best-looking office space' too, as they're nominated this year in Sweden.

The game developer is leading the charge for the 'Sveriges snyggaste kontor 2012' award. The winner gets some fancy artwork to hang up, while 2nd place gets a fish tank.