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Microsoft to buy Minecraft maker Mojang for $2.5B

In Minecraft, Microsoft is taking control of a game that has become a cultural phenomenon. Markus Persson, though, is bidding adieu.

By September 15, 2014

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'Doctor Who' set to officially become a blockhead

BBC teams up with Microsoft to bring "Blocktor Who," a "Doctor Who"-themed Minecraft expansion to the Xbox 360 next month.

By August 28, 2014

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Google creates $100M fund to back European startups

The Big G's investment arm Google Ventures is sending $100m to Europe to fund the next Spotify, Soundcloud or Skype.

By July 10, 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 April 14, 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 February 27, 2014

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$600K Minecraft movie Kickstarter cancelled

A third-party film based in the world of Minecraft has been cancelled for failing to make a licensing deal with IP holder Mojang.

By February 9, 2014

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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 March 5, 2014

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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 November 7, 2013

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Google Quantum AI brings quantum physics to Minecraft

Google's Quantum AI Lab collaborates with educators and physicists to bring simulated quantum physics into the blocky world of Minecraft.

By October 21, 2013

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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 August 20, 2013