It's no fantasy land or sci-fi expanse, but it's still impressive: A team of Minecraft builders are recreating the centre of Chicago, one block at a time.
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Pokemon Cobalt and Amethyst is a new Minecraft mod that takes the intersection of the two gaming worlds to an entirely new level.
When you combine two items correctly in Minecraft, it makes a new item - a bit like chemistry. So it isn't surprising really that a modded version of the game is successfully being used to replace certain elements of chemistry lessons in schools.
Students are inadvertently learning traditionally tricky topics such as polymer synthesis (making plastic) and refining oil with greater ease.
For most of its life, Mojang has allowed private Minecraft servers to exist with few, if any, caveats. The largest servers, like Hypixel and Mineplex, have player bases rivaling those of full independent games, as well as enough staff to create experiences that can be almost unrecognizable as Minecraft. But in June of 2014, Mojang started cracking down on private servers and limiting what made them unique.
It took gmoff01 around 80 hours to build this in Minecraft. It's made of 70,000 blocks of quartz.
SethBling is a master at making games do amazing things. He's managed to inject the code for Flappy Bird into Super Mario World and created a bot that learned how to play Mario. Now, he's built a working Atari 2600 emulator in Minecraft. And he's done it all without any mods.