Minecraft's Creator Buys The Most Expensive House In Beverly Hills

In case you needed a material transaction to show you just how much money Markus Persson, aka Notch, has having sold Mojang (and Minecraft) to Microsoft, take a look at this: the dude just paid $US70 million (and maybe beat out Beyonce & Jay-Z) to buy the most expensive house in Beverly Hills.

The Internet Reacts To Minecraft: Story Mode

Nobody expected Telltale to announce a “narrative driven” take on Minecraft this morning. Thing is, while seemingly everyone loves playing Minecraft, nobody is playing the game because of the story. That’s exactly what’s causing the partnership between Telltale and Minecraft to look like it’s coming from left field.

New Minecraft Game Coming From Makers Of The Walking Dead Game

Minecraft is getting a story, and it will be told through the lens of a narrative-driven game by Telltale.

Someone Built A Word Processor In Minecraft

You know what? I’m not even surprised any more. Never mind a word processor, you could build food processor in Minecraft — not a virtual one, a real food processor that processes real food and I’d be like, “that makes sense, what took them so long?”

A Metaphor For The Struggle Of The Common Man, Or A Reference To The Mythical Tale Of Sisyphus?

Dayshot: A metaphor for the struggle of the common man, or perhaps a reference to the mythical tale of Sisyphus? Nah. YouTuber BetaTheData’s machine is merely a tribute to a skit found in the 2012 clip Bite-Sized Minecraft, itself likely a variation on your average Useless Box. 15-second video with a humorous ending below.

Minecraft Maps Based On Four Great PlayStation Games

What do Ratchet & Clank, Infamous, Uncharted and God of War have in common? Apart from the whole being-on-PlayStation thing? Yep, they all have Minecraft levels based on them. Good ones, too!

Here's A Team Of Astronauts, Busy Building The Endurance From Interstellar In Blocky Minecraft Form

Dayshot: The vessel was recreated in-game by the Korea-based Team Lopac, who also shot a timelapse video of the construction for the project’s Planet Minecraft page. You can find the clip below.

A Minecraft Recreation Of A Dungeon Keeper 2 Map

Dayshot: This is the Dungeon Heart and the treasury from a Minecraft recreation of a whole Dungeon Keeper 2 map. It was built by YouTuber spumwack in survival mode, which means he gathered all the materials by hand. Nicely done!

Microsoft Sweden Rebuilds Its Award-Winning Offices In Minecraft

The build was created by Microsoft Sweden’s event manager, Daniel Steinholtz — and after finishing the map itself, he even took it upon himself to conduct a little virtual tour.