Build anything you can imagine with blocks.
This is the first time Microsoft's megahit sandbox game has been available for play in virtual reality. And you were already sucked in!
Microsoft's open-ended megahit lets players build castles and battle monsters. The education-focused version will come with lesson plans and student projects.
Sad that the mobile version lacks the flexibility of the PC version? Cheer up. Microsoft is bringing power tools -- command blocks and modding -- to Minecraft for phones and tablets.
A luxury accommodation company wants to pay you to build Minecraft models of its real-world properties, starting at Loch Ness.
From CNET Magazine: Microsoft's highly popular game can help children learn everything from programming, science and math to art, languages and history.
Teachers are using Minecraft as a tool to teach autistic students the skills they need to excel academically and socially.
All kids love building new worlds in Minecraft. But for those living with an autism spectrum disorder, it's also providing them with ways to engage in school and build healthy social lives.
Fifth episode Order Up gets a release date; plus, three further "post-season" chapters also coming.
Scientists can now use the popular game to let artificial intelligence systems learn how to do things.
Microsoft expands its vision of using the blocky video game in classrooms with the acquisition of a learning tool called MinecraftEdu.