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You can now download Digital Foundry’s Minecraft RTX World/Level and experience it for yourself

Microsoft and NVIDIA have launched yesterday the beta phase for Minecraft RTX. Minecraft RTX brings full path tracing effects to Mojang’s title, significantly improving the game’s visuals. And today, Digital Foundry’s Alex Battaglia released a new map that showcases most of the new Ray/Path Tracing effects. Continue reading You can now download Digital Foundry’s Minecraft RTX World/Level and experience it for yourself

Minecraft has sold more than 120 million copies worldwide, has 55 million monthly players

Microsoft has announced that Minecraft has sold more than 120 million copies worldwide across all platforms. In addition, the publisher revealed that there are 55 monthly players, which is more than 15 million monthly players since last June. Continue reading Minecraft has sold more than 120 million copies worldwide, has 55 million monthly players

Minecraft: Story Mode Announced – Narrative-driven Episodic Series, First Episode Releases In 2015

Telltale Games announced today that it’s working on a new video-game narrative-driven episodic series based on Mojang’s Minecraft game. The series will feature an original story, driven by player choice. It will not be an add-on for Minecraft, but rather a separate stand-alone product, and its first episode will be released in 2015. Continue reading Minecraft: Story Mode Announced – Narrative-driven Episodic Series, First Episode Releases In 2015

Confirmed: Microsoft Buys Mojang, Markus ‘Notch’ Persson To Share Personal Thoughts Soon

And it has just been confirmed. Mojang has been bought by Microsoft. As Mojang revealed, Microsoft has bought them for 2.5 billion dollars. Obviously that’s a lot of money, however we find it ironic that Notch – the person that cancelled the Oculus Rift version of Minecraft the moment it has been bought by Facebook – has given the green light to such a thing. Or in other words, better watch out what you say because your own statements may come back to bite you. Continue reading Confirmed: Microsoft Buys Mojang, Markus ‘Notch’ Persson To Share Personal Thoughts Soon

Minecraft Hits New Milestone – More Than 10 Million Copies Have Been Sold

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Ah, Minecraft. Such a lovely game. Yes, we know a lot of people that adore it, as well as people that hate it. Despite that, Mojang’s unique title has managed to hit another milestone today, as more than 10 million copies have been sold on PC and Mac. This is revealed by the stat counter at the game’s official website, a counter that keeps on rising and rising. In fact, it feels like a mini-game guessing what the exact number of those sold copies will be after a couple of minutes. Go ahead, try it; you’ll be surprised how fun it can get. Continue reading Minecraft Hits New Milestone – More Than 10 Million Copies Have Been Sold

The Beauty of Minecraft – The Wizards Castle – Timelapse Short Film

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Ah, Minecraft. It’s really amazing that such a retro game can look so mesmerizing. YouTube’s ‘TheHDPixel’ has uploaded a new timelapse short film that showcases an edit to The Wizards Castle Map (a map that was originally created by YouTube’s iPodmail). TheHDPixel has also used Ovo’s Rustic Pack: Redemption Texture Pack in order to give Minecraft a better look. Enjoy the video after the jump! Continue reading The Beauty of Minecraft – The Wizards Castle – Timelapse Short Film