The Craft: Minecraft and Social Dynamics

The Craft: Minecraft and Social Dynamics

In this week's (slightly late -- sorry about that!) Minecraft column, Pete shares some stories about the fascinating social dynamics on show in multiplayer Minecraft.

The Craft: Minecon, Snapshot, New Xbox Update, Kindle Fire

The Craft: Minecon, Snapshot, New Xbox Update, Kindle Fire

This week in the wild world of Minecraft, Rob has news on this year's Minecon event, the lowdown on the latest snapshot and updates on Xbox and mobile editions of the game.

The Craft: Minecraft Explorer, Pocket Edition and the UN

The Craft: Minecraft Explorer, Pocket Edition and the UN

This week on The Craft, it's Mojang and the U.N., an update for the Minecraft Pocket Edition, an officially sanctioned support app, and, of course, a moment of T-Shirt zen.

The Craft: Mojang at PAX in Pictures

The Craft: Mojang at PAX in Pictures

This week, I headed to Seattle for PAX 2012. The Mojang folks had quite a display happening, with some fine museum pieces, shown below, and working demos of Scrolls, their new game. Enjoy the pics, and I’ll see you next week with more news and adventures in the blocky lands of Minecraft. ____ The...

The Craft: More Minecraft News Than You Can Shake a Stick of TNT At

The Craft: More Minecraft News Than You Can Shake a Stick of TNT At

The XBox 360 version of Minecraft just dropped a butt-load of skins to diversify your wardrobe and, yes, even your gender, in the procedurally generated super-hit. The lineup includes mostly characters from video games, though there are a few generic skins, like Elf, that will make fantasy fans happy....

The Craft: Updates, Mobile Apps, Gender, and More!

The Craft: Updates, Mobile Apps, Gender, and More!

Minecraft – it’s a gas gas gas, right? It seems as if everyone is talking about Minecraft lately, and with good reason. The game, originally a Java production for PC and Mac computers, is now available across computer, Xbox console, and mobile platforms like iOS and Android. It fuels YouTube...