Tag: Minecraft

Minecraft now has 112 million players – a month

Minecraft is a huge platform and whilst it has been around for over 10 years now (it was introduced back in May 2009) it has become a massive game, and since Mojang launched the game, Microsoft has acquired Mojang and the overall game has changed quite a bit too. In an interview from Helen Chiang from Microsoft with Business Insider she explained that the game now has 112 million active […]

Minecraft will be on Oculus Rift VR headset next week

If you’re a fan of Minecraft and happen to own a Oculus Rift VR headset, then you’ll be happy to know that th two are coming together next week according to Tommasi Checchi, a developer at Mojang. Ever since Microsoft acquired Mojang it has been trying to revamp Minecraft, not only in some of the game elements but in how the game is distributed. Windows 10 beta One of these […]

Minecraft 1.8.5 released, fixes bugs and security issues

On Friday, Mojang released another patch for Minecraft which fixes some security issues as well as numerous bugs. The last patch was released in April, which fixed an issue which allowed users to remotely crash servers. The latest version, 1.8.5 fixes a few security issues that have been reported as well as a handful of bug fixes. Issues with beacon effects and an improved server validation for movement packets. Minecraft […]