Minecraft articles

'Minecraft' could be the killer app for HoloLens

Virtual reality has captivated imaginations for generations but only recently has technology caught up to our dreams. Products like the Oculus Rift and the Vive VR headset have gamers and technology enthusiasts licking their chops but Microsoft is quick to…

Minecraft 1.8 'The Bountiful Update' is out

Roughly a year after 'The Update that Changed the World' landed, the team over at Mojang has released the next major update for their ever popular block building game, Minecraft. This release has reportedly taken developers over 300 days to create, and as one would expect, comes…

Watch this video of Star Wars recreated in Minecraft

A team of avid Star Wars and Minecraft fans have spent three years recreating the sci-fi classic Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope in the pixel-filled building game. And the results are quite amazing, accurately following every scene with a superb level…

Warner Bros. acquires rights to Minecraft movie

Markus “Notch” Persson, the man behind the sandbox sensation Minecraft, is working with Warner Bros. to bring the franchise to the big screen. The news comes on the heels of The Lego Movie, an animated film based on the children's…