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Markus 'Notch' Persson: The mind behind Minecraft (Q&A)

Two years after the sandbox indie game went public, its creator is now an industry celebrity. We talk with Persson about his favorite player creations and the current direction of the game industry.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Minecraft 'Fear Clinic' does battle with smoking

Swedish youth attempting to quit smoking shouldn't be afraid of the virtual "Fear Clinic" in Minecraft. It's there to help.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Zuckerberg's Oculus acquisition kills Minecraft deal

Facebook's proposed purchase of Oculus VR scuttles an in-progress deal with Minecraft, says the company's founder.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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Minecraft movie in the works at Warner Bros.

Markus "Notch" Persson, creator of the beloved indie sandbox sensation, reveals on Twitter that Warner Bros. and his studio Mojang are bringing Minecraft to the big screen.

By Feb. 27, 2014

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Facebook gets thumbs-up from feds to buy virtual-reality firm Oculus

The Federal Trade Commission gives its stamp of approval to the $2 billion deal, according to Reuters, as Facebook readies for "the platforms of tomorrow."

By Apr. 23, 2014

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Epic Minecraft creations in stunning time-lapse celebrate new game handbooks

To celebrate the launch of the Minecraft Combat and Construction handbooks, come with us on an epic journey into some of the stunning creations built by pick'n'block masters Fyre UK.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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Indie hit Minecraft headed to Sony's PlayStation platforms

The popular block game is headed to Sony's PS3, PS4, and Vita, its creators said today.

By Aug. 20, 2013