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Minecraft Star Wars DLC skin pack now out for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Minecraft Star Wars DLC skin pack now out for Xbox One and Xbox 360

By 25 November 2014

Microsoft has teamed up with Disney and Lucasfilm to launch a downloadable Star Wars Classic Skin Pack for Minecraft. The Star Wars-themed pack is of course only available to Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles and features a collection of 55 skins from Episode... >>

46 top toys your kids will want this Christmas: Minecraft, LeapTV, Kidizoom Smart Watch and more

46 top toys your kids will want this Christmas: Minecraft, LeapTV, Kidizoom Smart Watch and more

By 13 November 2014

Each year the Toy Retailers Association, representing the UK's biggest toy manufacturers, puts together its DreamToys list on the build up to Christmas and recently announced the 72 toys it believes will be most popular for this year's. There are a... >>

26 incredible Minecraft creations that will blow your mind

26 incredible Minecraft creations that will blow your mind

By 15 October 2014

Microsoft announced in September it would buy Minecraft for a tonne of money, thrusting the best-selling video game into the spotlight once more, but players have been loving it for years and using it to painstakingly create and recreate intricate worlds... >>

Yes, you can play Minecraft on an Android Wear smartwatch, Gear Live demo is bonkers (video)

Yes, you can play Minecraft on an Android Wear smartwatch, Gear Live demo is bonkers (video)

By 30 September 2014

Minecraft is playable on a smartwatch and here's proof. Corbin Davenport sideloaded the Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.9.5 APK of the Android version of the game onto his Samsung Gear Live watch running Android Wear OS 4.4W and it works without needing any... >>

Microsoft is buying Minecraft developer Mojang for $2.5 billion

Microsoft is buying Minecraft developer Mojang for $2.5 billion

By 15 September 2014

Microsoft and Mojang have come forward to confirm that Microsoft is acquiring Mojang and the Minecraft franchise for $2.5 billion. Mojang took to its official blog to confirm the news, but wants to set the Minecraft community at ease, saying it will be... >>

Microsoft to buy Minecraft creator Mojang, will have to cough up $2 billion for the privilege

Microsoft to buy Minecraft creator Mojang, will have to cough up $2 billion for the privilege

By 10 September 2014

Minecraft was recently released for the Xbox One, having been a hit on PC and then Xbox 360 for a while, but that doesn't seem to be the end of the game's tie-in with Microsoft. Reports suggest that the software giant is in talks with developer Mojang... >>

Minecraft to arrive on PS4, a day before Xbox One

Minecraft to arrive on PS4, a day before Xbox One

By 4 September 2014

Microsoft was the first to announce its next-gen version of Minecraft on the Xbox One and now Sony has swooped in to release the Minecraft PS4 Edition a day earlier. The PS4 version of Minecraft will be priced similarly to the Xbox One version, meaning... >>

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition launching this Friday, from £4

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition launching this Friday, from £4

By 3 September 2014

Minecraft is making the jump to next-gen on the Xbox One with its Minecraft: Xbox One Edition due out this Friday 5 September. For those that already own the Minecraft Xbox 360 version they can pay £4 and get upgraded to the next-gen version. For first... >>

Doctor Who Minecraft official, now all we need is Kim Kardashian Loom Bands and we'll win the 'net

Doctor Who Minecraft official, now all we need is Kim Kardashian Loom Bands and we'll win the 'net

By 28 August 2014

The Twelfth Doctor Who, Peter Capaldi, started his journeys in the blue box last weekend to critical aplomb and it seems we can all rest easy now, the UK's biggest science fiction franchise is in great hands. That said, the BBC is taking no chances. It... >>

Lego Minecraft brings online bricks into the real world, full-sized

Lego Minecraft brings online bricks into the real world, full-sized

By 18 August 2014

Lego has released a new range of Minecraft kits, with full-sized bricks, available to buy now. These are just the start as more sets are due to follow. Until now the only Lego Minecraft available was micro sets with the blocks and characters shrunk down... >>