Category «Minecraft News & Updates»

Minecraft 1.4.6 Pre-Release

Minecraft Update

Minecraft 1.4.6 has entered the pre-release phase, which means that the latest update to our favorite game is available for players to download. As we mentioned in earlier blog posts, the 1.6 update includes the following improvements: -Added fireworks and firework customizations -Added enchantable books -Enchanting tweaks and improvements -“A Christmas surprise” -Hundreds of error fixes …

Minecraft 1.4.6 Update

Minecraft Update

Another Minecraft patch will be released sometime before Christmas. The 1.6 patch includes a number of minor upgrades and fixes along with one notable new feature – fireworks. The patch has already been released in the form of Minecraft Snapshot 12w49a. Players can download and manually install that patch from the Mojang site. Or, they …

Minecraft Snapshot 12w49a

Minecraft Snapshot 12w49a

The latest snapshot for our favorite game was recently released by Mojang. Called 12w49a, this snapshot adds a number of exciting features to the game, including Enchanted Books, Firework Rockets, and dozens of bug fixes. This snapshot is a previous of Minecraft 1.6.4/1.7.2/1.7.4/1.7.5, which is expected to be released sometime before Christmas. So if you …

Mojang Announces Augmented Reality Minecraft App Anybody Can Use to Add Minecraft Creations to The Real World

Minecraft Reality

If you’ve ever played Minecraft for several hours and then walked around the ‘real world’, then your brain may have temporarily blended the two worlds together. Sure, planet Earth might not look like planet Minecraft, but that doesn’t mean you’re not tempted to swing your pickaxe at every block-shaped object you come across. That’s why …

Minecraft released for Raspberry Pi

Minecraft Raspberry Pi

If you use the popular ARM GNU/Linux box called Raspberry Pi, then you may have been disappointed by the lack of Minecraft functionality. However, at the recent Minecon in Paris, Mojang announced that it has developed a new edition of Minecraft specifically designed for Raspberry Pi. That version will be called Minecraft: Pi Edition. It’s …