Minecraft: Story Mode’s first episode premieres in October

The first episode in Telltale Games' narrative-focused Minecraft spinoff Minecraft: Story Mode will hit digital storefronts in October. A retail package that includes a Season Pass is also in the works.

Dragon Quest Builders embarks on a Minecraft-inspired journey in January 4:50

Square Enix's Minecraft-inspired spinoff in its long-running Dragon Quest RPG series, Dragon Quest Builders, will launch in Japan in early 2016, the publisher confirmed at the Tokyo Game Show event this week.

Minecraft Windows 10 update introduces cross-platform multiplayer

The newly updated Windows 10 version of Mojang's creative construction sim Minecraft now allows players to team up with local friends using iOS, Android, and Windows Phone devices.

How much do you love Minecraft? Enough to build a PC from scratch?

Diamond collector? Tree punching enthusiast? This Minecraft fan built a custom PC specifically for playing Minecraft, and made sure it looked the part.

Minecraft developer’s Cobalt brings Space Hamster to Xbox and PC in October

Minecraft developer Mojang has partnered with Microsoft Studios to bring the fast-paced multiplayer platformer Cobalt to Xbox consoles and PC platforms this fall.

Minecraft players can now grab the Windows 10 Edition beta

Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition is releasing as a beta, with feedback tools and features designed to let the game evolve as the community sees fit. Features from the Pocket Edition will also be included.
Movies & TV

Minecraft movie gets a director in Rob McElhenney from It’s Always Sunny

The Minecraft movie will be directed by It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's Rob McElhenney, according to game publisher Mojang AB. The Warner Bros. project will bring the game to the big screen.

Minecraft meets the traditional MMO in Trion Worlds’ free-to-play Trove

Have you ever wished Minecraft had more traditional MMO features, or that your favorite MMO was more like Minecraft? Trion Worlds' latest free-to-play MMO adventure Trove might be right up your alley.

Square Enix’s Dragon Quest series channels Minecraft in PS4 spinoff

Publisher Square Enix today revealed Dragon Quest Builders, a building-block spin-off to its long-running Japanese RPG series with an aesthetic similar to Mojang's indie hit Minecraft.

Patton Oswalt stars in the debut trailer for Telltale’s Minecraft: Story Mode 1:26

Starring comedian and card-carrying geek Patton Oswalt, Minecraft: Story Mode is a five-part episodic adventure set in the open-ended, voxelated world of Mojang's monumental game, Minecraft. Here is the debut trailer.

Soon to be elder: Mojang’s Scrolls has ceased development

Scrolls, the card-strategy game from Minecraft developer Mojang, has ceased development, and the studio plans to close its servers by July 1, 2016. The company has not announced any change of plans in regard to this week's Minecon.
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Microsoft’s Minecraft with Hololens demo dazzles: DT Daily 1:38

Password manager LastPass needs you to reset your password, Microsoft dazzles E3 with their Hololens/Minecraft demo, Sony rolls their Vue TV system out to more cities.