Minecraft for XBLA gets a release date!

May 9, 2012 Minecraft is slated to hit the XBLA for 1600 Microsoft points. The game features the same great building fun and a four player co-op. More news soon.


Weekly review

Notch and the Mojang team wins Special Award from BAFTA for excellence in the field of video games.

Notch spends the greater half of the week trying to decide to wear his trademark hat to the event. (He did, but took it off when receiving award.)

Minecraft: Pocket Edition releases newest patch featuring new improved control features for tablets.

Mojang hints at new interface system for Pocket Edition called MATTIS (Minecraft Advance Touch Technology Interface System) but, have not yet given any details about it.

Jens spends his week in Vegas on vacation.

Mojang releases a slew of new avatar items for Xbox360 players as they wait for Minecraft to be released on the console.