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Battle Mode Coming To Minecraft

Team Minecraft at Mojang, 4J Studios and Microsoft will be releasing a handful of new content for Minecraft: Console Edition through a free update this June. Thanks to the new mini games, players will be able to quickly and easily jump into competitions with tailor-made rule sets. The first mini game we’ll be rolling out is called Battle, which will include three maps, and will allow you to set up a competitive multiplayer fight for survival, where speed, strategy, and sometimes pure luck will make you the winner. Players in Battle matches use randomly-generated resources found in chests placed...

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Celebrate Minecraft’s Fourth Birthday With a Free Skin For Your Xbox!

Happy fourth birthday, Minecraft! To celebrate, Mojang have released some goodies for you all – a special fourth birthday skin pack! From today, May 12 2016, until May 18, you’ll be able to download the fourth birthday skin pack for free for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One edition of Minecraft. But just in case you’re a newcomer and missed out on the last three birthday treats, you’ll be able to download those, too, all for the low, low price of absolutely nothing. So celebrate in style, and don’t forget to grab them while you...

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Continue Jesse’s Story With Episode 5 For Minecraft: Story Mode

Telltale Games and developer Mojang have released the fifth episode for Minecraft: Story Mode. Episode 5 is now available digitally worldwide on PC and Mac from the Telltale Online Store, Steam, and other digital distribution services, on the PSN for PS3/PS4, on the Xbox Games Store for Xbox 360/Xbox One, for compatible iOS devices and Android-based devices on their respective App store. Additionally, Season pass disc owners can grab the episode via online update. Titled Order Up, Jesse and friends head to an abandoned temple holding mysterious treasures. Ambushed by former Ocelot Aiden and his crew, our heroes find...

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Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 5 Coming March 29th

Telltale Games has announced that Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 5, titled Order Up, will be available starting March 29th on PC/Mac, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and iOS and Android-based devices. Episode 5 will have Jesse and friends head to an abandoned temple holding mysterious treasures. Ambushed by former Ocelot Aiden and his henchmen, our heroes find themselves in Sky City. As they explore the new area, the Order finds that resources are at a premium, and nothing but The Void exists below the known world. When Aiden convinces Sky City’s ruler that the New Order of the...

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Minecraft is Being Used to Create Artificial Intelligence

Microsoft have unveiled a platform which allows research to be conducted within the world of Minecraft to improve artificial intelligence. It is named Project AIX, and is created by researchers Katja Hoffman and Matthew Johnson in the Microsoft Research lab in Cambridge. So why Minecraft of all things? Well, whether or not you think the game is fun, it’s a good world to test AI in: since the world is infinite. A team of computer scientists are attempting to get an AI controlled Minecraft character to climb a hill. However, climbing the hill won’t be easy, since the Ai...

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Overworld Update for Minecraft: Pocket Edition and Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta

The Minecraft: Pocket Edition and Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta are getting an overworld update! On February 10, both versions received an update that brought basic redstone components into the games, and the new update (due to release later this month) will include: More achievements, amounting to a total of 170G (Xbox Gamerscore) Upgraded DANGER in Survival Mode New mechanical components such as droppers, hoppers, dispensers and...

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Minecraft Story Mode Debuts On Wii U Later This Week

Telltale Games and developer Mojang announced that Minecraft: Story Mode – A Telltale Games Series will finally make its debut on the Wii U on January 21st. The Order of the Stone, the first of five episodes, will be available on the Nintendo eShop on Wii U in North America and Europe for $4.99 or equivalent. Expect Telltale to bring additional episodes to the console in the coming weeks, with a Season Pass option for $19.99 that will allow access to the other four episodes. The game will feature off-TV play and mirroring as well as seamlessly integrated touch-control...

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Minecraft Story Mode Episode 4 Now Available For Download

Telltale Games and Mojang have released the the second to last episode for Minecraft: Story Mode. The fourth episode is available digitally worldwide for Mac, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, iOS and Android devices. Those who purchase the Season pass disc can also download the new episode via a game update. Titled A Block and a Hard Place, Jesse and his friends discover there is one thing that can destroy the command block at the heart of the monster, but they’ll need to brave the perils of the Farlands to find it. As uneasy allies and ailing...

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Minecraft Story Mode Episode 4 Trailer

Telltale Games released an all-new trailer for A Block and a Hard Place; the fourth episode in Minecraft: Story Mode: A Telltale Games Series. This episode will release digitally December 22nd for Mac, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Mobile devices. Season pass disc owners will also be able to download this new episode via a game update. In Episode Four, with the fearsome Wither Storm more dangerous than ever, Jesse, Reuben, and the crew discover there is one thing that can destroy the command block at the heart of the monster – but they’ll need to...

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